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One Year After Opening, The Rough Cut Announces Closure

Just a year after its opening, the Rough Cut announced Tuesday that it will be closing its doors on Friday, Nov. 9.


November 7, 2018

The local restaurant joins the crowd of other businesses, including Storm Cafe and The Lobby, that have closed this year.

You’re In for a Wild Ride: Rough Cut Replaces 51 Main

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November 15, 2017

MIDDLEBURY — After reinventing the space and installing a prominent new bar, Rough Cut opened its doors last Saturday, Nov. 11, at 51 Main’s old site. The new space, adorned with brick walls, wooden trim and hanging light fixtures, provides a warm atmosphere and an amber glow. After nine years...

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