Top Choice Modern American in Stowe & Around

Hen of the Wood

Arguably the finest dining in northern Vermont, this chef-driven restaurant in Waterbury gets rave reviews for its innovative farm-to-table cuisine. Set in a historic grist mill, the ambience is as fine as the food,…
Diner in Stowe & Around

Depot Street Malt Shoppe

Burgers, fries, onion rings, chocolate sundaes, banana splits and old-fashioned malteds reign at this fun, 1950s-themed restaurant. The egg creams hit the spot in any season.
Burgers in Stowe & Around

Gracie's Restaurant

At this animated, dog-themed eatery halfway between the village and the mountain, half-pound burgers bear colorful names like the Chihuahua (with guacamole) or the Blazing Beagle (rolled in Cajun spices); alternativ…
Market in Stowe & Around

Harvest Market

Before you head for the hills, stop in at this market for morning coffee, delicious pastries, Vermont cheeses, sandwiches, gourmet deli items, and a wide array of wines and local microbrews.
Italian in Stowe & Around

Trattoria La Festa

In business for three decades, this Italian-owned trattoria in an old barn serves family-style Italian fare that makes ample use of veggies and herbs from the garden out back. It also has an award-winning (mainly It…
Pizza in Stowe & Around


Best known for its ample pizzas, from the sausage-and-pepperoni-laden Heart Stopper to the veggie-friendly Vienna with spinach, olives, sun-dried tomatoes and mozzarella, Pie-casso also serves everything from eggpla…
Cafe in Stowe & Around

Black Cap Coffee & Beer

Unwind over baked goods, sandwiches and coffee at this homey, newly refurbished cafe in the heart of the village, set in an inviting old house with armchairs, couches and a small but delightful front porch. The atta…
Fusion in Stowe & Around

The 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…
International in Stowe & Around

Michael's on the Hill

A 10-minute drive south of Stowe, this is one of the area's standout eateries. A seasonally changing menu built on locally sourced ingredients is served in a pair of interior dining rooms and on an intimate wrap-ar…