The Old Tavern Grafton / Vermont

The Old Tavern in Grafton, Vermont

the-grafton-inn-vermontThe fact that Grafton is isolated by itself it makes it a spectacular special kind of town Grafton would be just the right place to be if you are looking to turn off the rest of the world. The Grafton is quintessential wonderfully built not to forget the Inn that is the focal point which was built in 1790 and in 1801- the doors were open and from then, all that has been on offer is nothing short of unique.

It would be good to know the history of the word Vermont, which actually can be referred to the French terminology of “Green Mountain”. Green Mountain is said to have come about as a result of someone who had minimal understanding of the French linguistic where the right word would be Mont Vert. Vermont is basically as state situated in the north eastern on the US, with Burlington as its largest city and Montpelier as the capital. Grafton Vermont was named one of the most beautiful towns in the country by the USA weekend and is home to one of the oldest operating inns in US. Once a two story home, this private residence was transformed into an inn, in 1801.

grafton-pondAlthough the inn has undergone change since then to suit desires of visitors, some things have remained the same the hospitality, ambiance and spectacle. One of the attractions here is the Grafton pond, which is just a mile down the road; we have canoeing here, biking, hiking, and spectra of outdoor trails. During the winter time there is the Nordic ski, tubing and snowshoeing. If you are into indoors and serenity, then you can enjoy sitting on the front pouch reading a book, having a glass of lemonade, quilting and tic shopping, truly a remarkable experience.

Situated within the inn, the Old tavern Restaurant offers the exquisite taste available in Vermont at your exploit. The chief chef Cal Hingston at your service with his team prepares the special cuisine in small potions to make sure you get the best of the best, a fresh ‘from the farm to the restaurant’ service. The Old tavern at Grafton is a member of the Vermont fresh network, an organization devoted to serving local and fresh food. The locally focused cuisine in the inns dining room has been recognized by Boston globe, Vermont magazine and Yankees magazine and is served by candlelight. For a causal atmosphere head to Phelps barn, the original house for Vermont booze and live music on Saturday night, providing a peaceful and quiet sanctuary. There are so many local farms are within the area everything that you could imagine, you come here to unwind relax yourself and you literally arrive park your vehicle and you actually do not get back to until it is time to leave.

A perfect family getaway from the busy town life if you need to take a walk around, then just down the road there is Grafton Cheddar is actually made right in Grafton pretty amazing you can’t get better Cheddar cheese.

The Old Tavern