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Marsh Tavern

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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Equinox House, Manchester, VT
11:30 - 22:30
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Newburyport, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The wait staff is delightful, and the food was quite good. We enjoyed our Christmas dinner there. Will be back!

1 Thank lablover408
Redding, Connecticut
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163 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice ambiance with fireplace. Good choices with food....a bit too salty. I had a kale salad which I liked and burger (bit overdone). Onion soup was ok....pumpkin risotto very good. So, net/net....good and convenient if you're in hotel! Prices a bit high for what you got.

Thank elmjr525
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

We chose to stay in and eat at the hotel. The service was good, the menu fine, a bit pricey as expected. I ordered the french onion soup, which was good and the fried clams, that were over cooked and rubbery. My daughters burger was good and my husband had a veal chop that was a huge portion and delicious.... More 

Thank gardenercc
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Kind and friendly staff went out of their way to make our family with several children and teenagers feel welcome! Delicious food.

2 Thank Robin W
Newtown, Connecticut
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122 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Stopped by for a late lunch. Good food and great service. Decent beer selection. Had the ham and cheese panini which had apples on it as well as Grueyer, The pretzels were also good.

2 Thank JimmyW1966
Chaumont, New York
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

My wife and I were visiting Manchester in October, doing some Leaf Peeping. While staying at The Reluctant Panther down the street ( look for that review elsewhere) , we walked up to the Eqinox for a couple of afternoon drinks on the patio. ( that review is also on line). After our drinks, we decided to have dinner in... More 

2 Thank JLG689
New Jersey
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We shared some appetizers and drinks in Marsh Tavern on a Sunday afternoon which were tasty, would definitely go back the next time we stay at the Equinox.

1 Thank NGM60
Granville, Massachusetts
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73 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

...this would be a great place. Ambiance is lovely and you can't beat the convenience if you are staying in the hotel. The service was very attentive too. But our meals ranged from great ( ex. butternut bisque) to inedible ( ex. onion soup had a very odd , watery flavor). This pattern was true of every course we had.... More 

Thank PatCT202
Newtown, Connecticut
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Went on a weekday evening, place almost empty for such a fine property. Menu too foo foo for our taste. Told they took Shrimp off the menu because it was Summer Food. Tad expensive as well.

Thank NewtownBobby
Princeton, New Jersey
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56 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Good overall tavern food and very attentive service. The convenience upon arrival or when very tired after a day of hiking or sight seeing (if staying at The Equinox properties) makes it worth a visit.

Thank Lisa S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Equinox House, Manchester, VT
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 8023624700
The historic Marsh Tavern was the first building erected on the site of what is today the expansive Equinox resort. One of the first lodging houses in Vermont, its history predates the Revolutionary War. Today it is home to a celebrated restaurant and meeting place. Renowned for its hearty New England fare, patrons can enjoy a delicious lunch and the finest regional dinner cuisine. And for good fun, spend a while in the Tavern Lounge for cocktails, a tasty menu and outdoor seating for wine and spirits. Open daily.

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