|The Publyk House's oicturesque setting. (photo provided)|
The restaurant, owned by Steve and Lauren Bryant, now has a new banquet space, the Orchard Room, as well as an expanded porch area. The Orchard Room will seat up to 80, and features a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace and a wall of windows with sunset views.
Frank Stone is head chef of The Publyk House, which is managed by Sophia Garder and Kevin Whalen. The restaurant hours:5 to 9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Phone: (802) 442-7500.
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