Restaurants

Top Choice Pizza in Burlington

American Flatbread

Central downtown location, bustling atmosphere, great beers on tap from the in-house Zero Gravity microbrewery, and superb flatbread (thin-crust pizza) with locally sourced ingredients are reason enough to make this…
Top Choice Cafe in Burlington

Penny Cluse Cafe

In the heart of downtown, one of Burlington's most popular breakfast spots serves pancakes, biscuits and gravy, breakfast burritos, omelets and tofu scrambles, along with sandwiches, fish tacos, salads and the best …
Top Choice Bakery in Montpelier

Red Hen

One of Vermont's finest bakeries, Red Hen is well worth the 6-mile trek west of Montpelier – and a perfect breakfast stop if you're headed toward Stowe, Waterbury or Burlington. Settle into its comfy seating area ov…
Top Choice Modern American in Stowe

Hen of the Wood

Arguably the finest dining in northern Vermont, this chef-driven restaurant, set in a historic grist mill in Waterbury, gets rave reviews for its innovative farm-to-table cuisine. The ambience is as fine as the food…
Top Choice Vegan in Burlington

Revolution Kitchen

Vegetarian fine dining? And romantic atmosphere to boot? Yep, they all come together at this cozy brick-walled restaurant that makes ample and creative use of Vermont's abundant organic produce. Asian, Mediterranean…
Top Choice Pub Food in Montpelier

Threepenny Taproom

With the names of two dozen microbrews from Vermont and beyond scrawled on the blackboard every evening, this pub is a perennial late-night favorite. But it also has a fabulous lineup of snacks and light meals, incl…
Fusion in Stowe

Bistro at Ten Acres

This immensely popular eatery in a plank-floored 1820s farmhouse blends cozy atmosphere with delicious food from New York–trained chef Gary Jacobson (think steak frites, slow-roasted duck, or lobster with bourbon-ta…
Pizza in Burlington

Pizzeria Verita

You can't walk two steps in Burlington without somebody recommending new-on-the-scene Pizzeria Verita. And their recommendation is spot-on. It's heaven on a thin crust. Step into this modernly rustic trattoria (you …
Crêpes in Burlington

The Skinny Pancake

What started as a humble Church St food cart is now a full-fledged Burlington institution, serving its delicious crepes at multiple locations, including this main branch down by the lakeshore. Regionally sourced sav…
Market in Burlington

City Market

If there's a food co-op heaven, it must look something like this. Burlington's gourmet natural foods grocery is chock-full of local produce and products (with over 1600 Vermont-based producers represented), a huge t…