Top Choice Modern American in Stowe

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,…
Fusion in Stowe

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…
Burgers in Stowe

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…
Pizza in Stowe


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

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…
International in Stowe

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 wraparou…
Diner in Stowe

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.
Italian in Stowe

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…
Market in Stowe

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.