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Carpenter & Main Restaurant

326 Main St., Norwich, VT 05055
+1 802-649-2922
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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French, American
326 Main St., Norwich, VT 05055
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've stayed at the Norwich Inn across the street but never noticed this place. I am so glad I did a restaurant search and found this. It's entrance is on the side street, so it's not obvious at all. We weren't that hungry, so decided...More

Thank cmr57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've eaten here a number of times over the years and it has always been a pleasant experience. The setting is lovely and we live locally, so it's very convenient. Tonight was a little bit of a disappointment in a couple of ways ... First...More

Thank Fuzzmistress
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This restaurant typifies fine country dining in rural Vermont. Dishes created by a master chef and delivered by the most cordial and professional people. This is a romantic and relaxing venue for dinner

Thank stephen m
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We moved from the Upper Valley in 1986, and have been back a number of times. We have very fond memories of D'Artagnan's back in the day... For this visit, we tried to find a similar fine dining experience to celebrate our 36th wedding anniversary....More

Thank GLennox
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Bait n switch....didn't come close to living up to what the WebSite "promised. Waiter was "off"...food delivered in wrong order...sometimes without basic ingredient. We tried...won't try again.

Thank PasadenaOldies
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Carpenter and Main is a quaint and elegant restaurant with delicious food. Our service was great as well. While the price isn't cheap, the food is tasty. We dined here on Dartmouth graduation weekend which meant that they had a special set menu. They had...More

Thank C W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Innovative food and drinks. Nicely prepared food and tasty. The dining room is elegant and a nice place for special dinners.

Thank Claudia B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Quite by accident I found this restaurant for our Mother's Day dinner. The very first thing you notice when you walk in is the charm of the interior. As a converted old home, the post and beam structure has stood the test of time. Polished...More

Thank 191plf
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Highly recommend 1st Tuesday of the month Jazz night. Wonderful jazz trio and tapas in a casual pub setting with a full bar. Other nights they have more usual pub fare which is local, seasonal and always good.

Thank nancy p
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This was a great dining experience. We were in the area for Dartmouth Family Weekend and this place was ideal. It has a broad range of small plates that really encouraged sharing and trying lots of things. The mussels should not be missed! Also, given...More

Thank GMNJ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$35
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 326 Main St., Norwich, VT 05055
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +1 802-649-2922
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