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) #2 of 24 Restaurants in Waitsfield ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, French, European
40 Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6033
+1 802-496-6856
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cassoulet” (28 reviews)
“meatballs” (19 reviews)
“salmon” (16 reviews)
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Italian, French, European
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40 Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6033
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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

While the land was getting a nice sugary foot of snow, I left my hostel in search of a nice meal. Peasant was recommended to me and I gave it a try. From the moment I entered, I felt that these people were serious about...More

2  Thank Stone S
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Enjoyed our dinner here. Went with my two girlfriends and all of our meals were terrific Make reservations,...place is small and quaint. During Summer and fall there is an out door patio area which is lovely to sit out on and have a cocktail while...More

Thank yayaplusme
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Dined with my fiance and four other friends on a cold October night. Peasant was warm and welcoming with garlic in the air. We were seated quickly (had reservations, luckily, as it filled up) and enjoyed a round of cocktails to start. We passed some...More

Thank Vt_Yeti
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Peasant is my absolute favorite restaurant in Vermont. The food is phenomenal and you can't beat the cozy atmosphere. Every dish is fantastic but the the salmon and bolognese are out of this world! The staff is attentive, friendly and very knowledgeable. Highly recommend for...More

1  Thank Jessalyn H
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

After reading the rave reviews we expected more than what we had. The tomato bean soup was bland and did not have escarole but rather, bok choy. The house salad which was dark lettuce, was wilted and had little dressing. The beet salad was flat...More

1  Thank S D
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I sat at the bar in an amazing restaurant. The service was great...... the Chef, came out to ask how the food was..... not gonna lie to him.... the food was absolutely delicious. You gotta love people who love to cook good food..... if you...More

Thank Harkin B
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I love how the menu is so short, because you can tell that there was a lot of thought into every single dish. I recommend that you try the meatballs, not because they are something spectacular (they aren't), but because the other dishes are overrated...More

1  Thank Lucio C
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We have eaten there once a year for three years. It is consistently excellent. My spouse was a little disappointed in the menu this year because most of the meat dishes were more like stews or casseroles-comfort food. Sometimes, you want a great cut of...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We've been to Peasant several times and each time has been outstanding - I've been meaning to write for a while. I went in last week with my Dad and he was so taken with the tomato sauce for his meatball appetizer that I felt...More

Thank MBM66
Reviewed 21 December 2016

After reading one particularly bad review, my husband and I almost did not try this restaurant. What a loss that would have been for us. The service was excellent. We were seated without a reservation-lucky us! The restaurant quickly filled to capacity and I can...More

Thank Diane E
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Bonnie S
21 August 2016|
Response from ca492 | Property representative |
Unfortunately the State ofVermont does not allow any private alcohol to be opened in any establishment that is in possession of a liquor license.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6033
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waitsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 802-496-6856
Rustic French and Italian
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