Southern Vermont’s finest small luxury hotel Welcome to The Reluctant Panther Inn & Restaurant

The Reluctant Panther Inn and Restaurant is southern Vermont’s premier small luxury hotel. Located in the heart of Manchester Village, the Reluctant Panther offers 20 luxurious rooms and suites in three distinct locations - the Main House, Mary Porter House and Carriage House - all featuring elegant design with antique furnishings, fireplaces, marble baths and original, museum quality artwork.

The Reluctant Panther Restaurant features contemporary American cooking in a relaxed yet elegantly upscale atmosphere. With an emphasis on locally sourced products, our Chefs create a sophisticated dining experience that is unsurpassed in northern New England. A multiple year Wine Spectator award winning wine list complements the tasteful menu.

Warm hospitality and delightful cuisine await ~ a truly unique Vermont experience.

Events at the Panther What Is Happening at the Panther

Thanksgiving Dinner

On November 24, 2016

Join us for a traditional Thanksgiving meal in the Reluctant Panther Restaurant. Enjoy a three-course menu, priced at $65 per person (plus tax & gratuity). Service from 1:00 - 7:00pm, reservations required.

Wine Dinner!

On Friday, November 18, 2016

Join us for a delectable tour through South America powerhouses Chile and Argentina, paired with a delicious multi-course menu for a fantastic culinary experience! Menu to be released shortly - check back soon!