Restaurants

Top Choice Sandwiches in Mad River Valley

Warren Store

This atmospheric country store serves the area's best sandwiches along with delicious pastries and breakfasts. In summer, linger over coffee and the New York Times on the front porch, or eat on the deck overlooking …
Top Choice Pizza in Middlebury

American Flatbread

In a cavernous marble-block building with a blazing fire that keeps things cozy in winter, this is one of Middlebury's most beloved eateries. The menu is limited to farm-fresh salads and custom-made flatbreads (don'…
Top Choice Modern American in Woodstock & Quechee Village

Simon Pearce Restaurant

Be sure to reserve a window table overlooking the falls in Simon Pearce's dining room, which is suspended over the river in this converted brick mill. Local ingredients are used to inventive effect in such delicacie…
Top Choice American in Woodstock & Quechee Village

Skunk Hollow Tavern

Few Vermont eateries are as atmospheric as this tiny 200-year-old crossroads tavern 8 miles south of Woodstock, with worn wooden floors that ooze history. Enjoy burgers, fish-and-chips or shepherd's pie downstairs a…
Top Choice French in Central Vermont

Café Provence

While the focus is on Provencal and French specialties such as moules marinières and bouillabaisse-inspired seafood stew, this elegant bistro also serves up non-French fare, such as succulent burgers (made from loca…
Top Choice Bakery in Central Vermont

Sandy's Books & Bakery

A popular local hangout, this Rochester cafe and bookstore serves homemade everything – granola, scones, bagels, whole-wheat bread – along with mean dishes such as spinach-and-egg-filled biscuits, spanakopita, salad…
American in Killington Mountain

Vermont Inn

Popular with skiers, and one of the mountain's best-value dining options, this inn offers comfort fare like meatloaf, mac ‘n’ cheese and venison chili alongside sirloin steak, rack of lamb and seafood stew. The vari…
Vegetarian in Mad River Valley

Mint

With a short, sweet menu that's big on flavor, this stylish vegan- and vegetarian-friendly spot serves sandwiches, salads, soups and desserts: think falafel, vegetable bowls and the signature salad (spinach, arugula…
Pub Food in Woodstock & Quechee Village

Worthy Kitchen

This laid-back brewpub serving farm-to-table comfort food has become a local favorite since opening in 2013. The ever-changing menu, scrawled on giant blackboards, features daily specials, such as burgers, buttermil…
International in Middlebury

51 Main

Overlooking Otter Creek, this high-ceilinged restaurant, lounge and live-music venue was started by a few Middlebury College students as a fun social space where people could dine, perform and generally hang out. It…