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Winter Farmhouse Dinner Series

Saturday, February 22nd, 2020

Winter Farmhouse Dinner Series

Saturday March 14th

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Looking for Something a Little Different?

Let our Executive Chef Sean Richards and Pastry Chef Astrid O’Connor cook for you! Catch a glimpse of what makes the Round Barn Farm such a special place as Chef Sean prepares a delicious 3-course local, farm fresh dinner in the beautiful open farmhouse kitchen in the Inn.  We’ll even pair a bubbly cocktail, a sturdy Vermont Craft Brew, or some stellar wines to perfectly compliment your meal.

Our cozy and romantic Farmhouse Dining Room sets the stage for the night, the impressive hand hewn posts and beams washed in soft candlelight. The view of the snowy fields will make you happy to be snuggled in for the evening.

Menu for Saturday March 14th

Irish Soda Bread with Round Barn Butter

Second(choose one):

Beef and Guiness Stew with Bear Roots Farm Potatoes and Carrots


Irish Pub Salad with Hartshorn’s Greens, Soft Boiled Local Eggs, Pickled Bear Roots Farm Beets and Greenbeans, Crumbled Vermont Cheddar, Herb Dressing

Entree (choose one):

“Stobnach Gaelach” A Traditional Irish Lamb Stew. Local Lamb, Bear Roots Potatoes, House Made Pastry Crust


Round Barn Corned beef and  Charred  Local Cabbage, Local Potatoes and Carrots, and Horseradish Sour Cream


Irish Roast Dinner  Von Trapp  Slow Roasted Pork Loin with Braised Local Root Vegetables, Yorkshire Pudding, Irish Whiskey Gravy


Roasted Vegetable Pie


A Selection by Chef Astrid O’Conner including Bailey’s Irish Creme Cheesecake

Let us know of any dietary requirements or food allergies

All menu items subject to availablility

$65 per person plus tax

Beverage available for sale

Let us know of any dietary requirements or food allergies!

All menu items subject to availablility

$65 per person plus tax

Beverages available for sale

Reservations Necessary

Make online reservations here (recommended) or call your favorite innkeeper at (802) 496-2276

Farmhouse Dinner #2 Vermont Redux

Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Farmhouse Dinner Vermont Series #2

Chef Sean cooks for you in this introductory Vermont Farmhouse Dinner at the Inn at Round Barn Farm. Enjoy a delicious 4-course dinner lovingly created using the very best food from our neighboring farmer partners. Enjoy award winning cheese and whey-fed pork from VonTrapp Farmstead.  Feast on tender greens from Dave Hartshorn’s Green Mountain Harvest. Marvel at the sweetness of delectable winter vegetables from Bear Roots Farm. Revel in housemade gnocchi with browned butter with  Buttercup Squash and more. Settle in for a delicious treat including Chef Astrid’s scratch baked breads and desserts. Beer from Lawson’s Finest Liquids, and a curated wine list plus a whole lot more available for sale.

A Vermont Fresh Network Gold Barn property takes great care to be sure that you are presented with the very finest ingredients available. Chef Sean Richards and Astrid O’Connor choose and in many cases grow the ingredients showcased in their field to fork cuisine.

Call 802-496-2276 or email our innkeeper to reserve your space now!

$65. per person plus tax

What’s On Tap in Vermont :: The Best Brews

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

It is Beer 30 in Vermont this Summer

Summer is the perfect time to visit Vermont. The weather is perfect – sunny and warm but not too hot. Plan your vacation now and indulge in the highest quality and unique craft beers in the area. Beer enthusiasts seek out the perfect Vermont vacation each season to find the perfect place to relax and enjoy local beer and attractions. Book your stay at our Waitsfield bed and breakfast today and get ready to enjoy a cold one or two. Whether you will be staying for a family reunion, work retreat, group getaway with friends or a couple’s vacation, Vermont is the perfect place to savor craft beer and all that Vermont has to offer. After all, we do have more breweries per capita than any state in the union!

Beer Group

Peruse this list of great places near our Vermont bed and breakfast to enjoy exceptional craft beers and even better food. Leave your diet at the door and indulge in a foodies and beer lovers getaway to write home about!

The 4 Best Places to Enjoy Great Food & Beer in Waitsfield

Man drawing beer from tap in an plastic cup. Draught beer. The bartender pours a beer in a plastic cup. On the bar table are plastic cups with a beer

Mad River Barn Restaurant and Pub2849 Mill Brook Road, Waitsfield, VT 05673

There is a fun pub and game room which is first come first serve and they also have a restaurant where it is recommended to make reservations.

  • BEER & FOOD: they feature many Vermont beers here. Lawson’s Sip of Sunshine, Heady Topper, Focal Banger, Fiddlehead, Switchback, Long Trail, Ciders and more! You will not be disappointed! Patrons can enjoy burgers, short ribs, slow roasted maple chicken, roasted lamb, wings, meatballs and more.

“Great atmosphere! Local beers…good food. Bar area and then their is a family room or den at home space with couches, coffee tables, over stuffed chairs, flat screen tv,  foosball, air hockey and other games. Really cool and laid back place.” – TripAdvisor


Beer Couple

The Hyde Away Restaurant – 1428 Millbrook Rd, Waitsfield, VT 05673

The Hyde Away Restaurant features a continuously rotating selection of hard to get Vermont beers. You simply have to stop by and see what they have on tap! It is a casual environment with pool, board games and a lovely outdoor deck.

  • BEER & FOOD: tantalize your taste buds with great VT beers along with Vermont beef burgers, braised beef brisket wraps, build your own grilled cheese bar, wings and house-made chowder.

“This is definitely the place for homemade simple fare with a twist. Everything was fresh and delicious. They do seem to draw a crowd of locals at the bar as well.” – TripAdvisor


The Mad Taco 2 Village Square, Waitsfield, VT 05673

Enjoy a casual and delicious authentic Mexican food experience. Pair that with Hill Farmstead’s best brew and you’ll have the perfect summer night. Plus they have a brand new bar! Open daily 11-9pm.

  • BEER & FOOD: what is Mexican food without great tequila? Plus there are a number of Mexican beers and of course fine craft beers available. It isn’t Taco Tuesday, it is Taco day everyday! Enjoy carnitas, smoked pork, roasted yams, fresh fish, exceptional burritos, tamales, sandwiches, fajitas and more.

“Eclectic little place with great food and a really good beer selection! Will definitely go back next time we’re in the area.” – TripAdvisor

Beer Clink

American Flatbread – 46 Lareau Rd, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6010

Wood fire pizza and exceptional craft beers anyone? This is one of the only places you can find Lawson’s finest! Enjoy a great environment and fresh and wonderful foods. This place is a must.

  • BEER & FOOD: Vermont cheeses, organic tomato sauce, Waitsfield pork, caramelized onion, calamata olives, Applegate Farm pepperoni, home made apple pie and amazing beer. What are you waiting for? Gluten free options are available.

“The beer selection is also quite good, with Sip of Sunshine on tap often. Don’t miss sushi on Wednesdays for a unique Mad River Valley experience!” – TripAdvisor

Don’t miss our early summer special… stay 2 nights and save 30% on your second night. Call 802-496-2276 to book. We look forward to hosting you!