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Leslie's The Tavern at Rockingham

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Rockingham $$$$ American,
Exit #6 I-91 Rte # 5 & Rte 103, Rockingham, VT 05101-3151
+1 802-463-4929
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good8%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“carrot cake” (7 reviews)
“filet” (8 reviews)
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American, Contemporary
Exit #6 I-91 Rte # 5 & Rte 103, Rockingham, VT 05101-3151
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Leslie and John make this experience like dining at a friend's house, who just happen to be very gracious hosts and a 4 star chef and 4 star pastry / dessert maven.

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Leslie's is on of the best spots in the Bellows Falls/ Rockingham area. The owners John and Leslie are the most charming warm and creative hosts around.They offer a wonderful farm to table dining experience with a delicious menu with specials that change with the...More

Thank Drew K
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Our daughter and her then fiancé moved to Bellows Falls a year ago. Since then we have gone up to help them work on the house and for some holidays. During those 10 or so visits we drove by Leslie's many times always saying that...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 30 July 2016

The atmosphere is comfortable and the food is the finest with good portions, none of that bird like portions you get in some fine dining restaurants. My husband and I haven't been to Leslie's in years and I don't know why other than it is...More

Thank yellowbirdVermont
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Everything about Leslie's was perfect - atmosphere, service, food and drinks. With fresh, local ingredients and herbs picked from their own garden, the flavors were wonderful. The only negatives - the cost of the drinks and the tax were not itemized and they used an...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 3 June 2016

My husband and I went to Leslie's the other day and had a delicious meal. The atmosphere and ambience are perfect and the dessert was too die for. We highly recommend Leslie's!

Thank Ajlan B
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We love Leslie's. We are local and regulars. The food is fabulous, service is excellent. John is an incredible chef and Leslie's carrot cake is famous!

1  Thank Patti P
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

A thoroughly enjoyable welcome-to-Spring dinner last night with my hubby. This was our fourth visit and a different menu greeted us along with smiling, friendly wait staff. The fiddlehead IPA whet our whistle with piping hot, fresh French bread and chive butter. They are known...More

1  Thank TamEis8
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We went out to Leslie's for our 21st anniversary and invited our son as he was home from college. We live nearby and save this restaurant for special occasions because we know it has great, but expensive, food. Our reservations were for 7:30. We came...More

Thank Ravendale9
bikeforhealth, Owner at Leslie's The Tavern at Rockingham, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2016

You are disappointed and so are we..Our sincere apologies! There is no excuse for having poor service. On ski weekends in February and being at the base of an interstate exit we often go from an empty dining room to a totally full dining room...More

Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

My fiancé and I have travel to many places and we love to go to different restaurants to try new food. We like to research places to see what they are about. The ratings that Leslie's receive are miss leading to say the least. I...More

1  Thank thecriticgirl
tongueincheck, Owner at Leslie's The Tavern at Rockingham, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2016

Sorry for the late response to your review..we have had a very busy winter. We obviously need to apologize for what you thought was poor food. My wife and I make almost everything from appetizer to dessert from scratch..daily. I can not remember a day...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 29
American, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 20:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exit #6 I-91 Rte # 5 & Rte 103, Rockingham, VT 05101-3151
    (Exit #6 I-91)
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Rockingham
  • Phone Number: +1 802-463-4929
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