We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Popolo

36 The Sq, Bellows Falls, Rockingham, VT 05101-1335
+1 802-460-7676
Website
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“gelato” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 2:30 AM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
36 The Sq, Bellows Falls, Rockingham, VT 05101-1335
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (138)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't usually write negative reviews, however, I ordered the very expensive hanger steak which looked amazing - cooked perfectly, but it was soooo salty I couldn't eat it . I told the waitress , but nothing came of it and I ended up spending...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Roving489568
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My companion suggested Popolo for dinner the other night. I love Bellows Falls, so that is what we did. A lively, bustling place. Excellent service. Victoria was ebullient, funny, helpful. Ah, but the food. The sourdough bread with olive oil was a a good start....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bobU8601WK
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Way over priced to take the whole family out for dinner my wife and I just ended up buying a couple cheeseburgers

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank bobbyjoeperry55
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We were thrilled to find this restaurant with a gourmet flair in this small town, I enjoyed the shrimp and polenta. My friend enjoyed the pasta. I would highly recommend.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank djfurlong
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I love this place. So much so that we travel just to come to lunch! The last several times it’s has been randomly closed. Today we checked the website and Facebook pages and saw nothing so we decided to go and it was closed. Please...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We went to Popolo one night and the specials were so good, we got their specials pizza for take-out the next night! Love the atmosphere and the staff-they're always friendly and warm. The food never disappoints!

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank 3csherwin
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We were passing through town and stopped at this restaurant because we didn’t know where else to go. I was concerned because we were the only people eating. However, the lunch we had was very good. I had a potato, leek, and Brussel Sprout soup...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank larryh574
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Other than poorly done pizza, this was the only option in town on the night we chose to go. The setting is beautiful and simple, located in an old historical hotel. Only three tables were filled, so the ambience was quiet and nice, as my...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank BeautifulFernweh
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

As you walk through the door the atmosphere is warm and inviting. The staff helpful and friendly. The food... try everything! No regrets. They were out of my side and chef chose something I feel was better. Desert is a must. Thank you Popolo.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank LadyDRK1
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Great service and food. Highly recommend. It’s my favorite local hotspot, but admittedly the choices for places to eat are highly limited. But always go here when visiting family and friends in the area.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank NewEngDude
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Hetty Green Motel
4 reviews
5.78 km away
Sanctuary Garden B&B
2 reviews
10.81 km away
Grafton Inn
395 reviews
14.07 km away
Holiday Inn Express Springfield
145 reviews
14.73 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Dari Joy
38 reviews
.61 km away
Flat Iron Exchange
18 reviews
.03 km away
Cafe 7 on the Square
18 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bellows Falls Opera House
23 reviews
.07 km away
Allen Bros Farms
17 reviews
4.17 km away
Pleasant Valley Brewing
6 reviews
4.98 km away
Windham Antique Center
11 reviews
.09 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Popolo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 The Sq, Bellows Falls, Rockingham, VT 05101-1335
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Rockingham  >  Bellows Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 802-460-7676
  • E-mail
Description
Popolo serves Italian-inspired farm-to-table cuisine in a casual setting at the Windham Hotel in Bellows Falls. We work to create a varied, affordable menu using mostly locally-sourced ingredients and an exciting drink and wine list. We also promote a wide variety of events including concerts, movies, and parties. The menu of food and conversation is ever-changing as Chef John-Michael Maciejewski's untethered imagination presents dining specials almost every day and night.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing