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The Tavern 

Please Note: Reservations are Strongly Suggested & Can Be Made Online through RESY Link Below or by calling us at 802-764-1413

Friday & Saturday 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM / Sunday - Thursday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM 

  1. Breakfast

  2. Brunch

  3. Pub

  4. Dinner

  5. Quick Bites

* Quick Bites are served Sunday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. -11 p.m., Monday - Thursday from 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. - 11 p.m., Friday from 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. - 12 p.m., and Saturday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. - 12 a.m.

Breakfast with Santa is Here!

Step into a world of holiday enchantment at our Breakfast with Santa event on Sunday, December 17th, with seating's at 8:00am and 10:00am. Indulge in a scrumptious breakfast buffet, cookie decorating activity, and one-on-one time with the man in red himself! Your kids will have the opportunity to share their letters to Santa and snap timeless photos with him.

There will be gingerbread house kits for purchase and a cash bar for the adults.

Additionally, there will be outdoor ice carving from 9am-11am! (Weather dependent).

Reserve your seats now for a holly, jolly time with the whole family!

  1. 8AM Seating
  2. 10AM Seating
Book your The Tavern at The Essex reservation on Resy

About The Tavern

Creative and casual, your favorite entrees, appetizers, desserts, and beverages ready to enjoy anywhere. The Tavern offers a tasty pub menu inspired by the finest local ingredients from Burlington and nearby areas, our chefs take a fresh approach to pub favorites.

The Perfect Gift is Just a Click Away!

Gift The Essex

An overnight getaway, 30 local brews on draft at The Tavern, treatment in Spa at The Essex, Vermont cuisine in Junction or a Cook Academy class.



Cook Academy

Explore your "Inner Chef" with Cook Academy Classes.

beer taps at the Tavern

3o Taps

Pair your meal with a brew from our perfectly currated local craft beers and cider. We feature Vermont favorites such as Queen City, Fiddlehead, Long Trail, Switchback and Zero Gravity. As one keg runs dry, another highly-rated brew is ready to take its place.  Sip and enjoy here at The Tavern.

long table at the Tavern

Timber Room

We are proud to offer our guests an alternative to a banquet hall or conference room. For whatever reason, business or pleasure...breakfast, lunch or dinner...the Timber Room will leave a lasting impression. Whether it is for your closest friends or esteemed colleagues, rest assured your private dining experience will be something they will remember.

To reserve Timber Room for your private use call 802-764-1438