Restaurants

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 American in Brattleboro

TJ Buckley's

Chef-owner Michael Fuller founded this exceptional, upscale little eatery in an authentic 1927 diner over 30 years ago. Ever since, he's been offering a verbal menu of four seasonally changing items, sourced largely…
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…
Diner in Wilmington

Dot's

Devastated by Hurricane Irene in 2011, Wilmington's venerable down-home diner was rebuilt from scratch and reopened in September 2013. Its spicy Jailhouse Chili, covered with melted cheese, is renowned throughout Ne…
American in Wilmington

Wahoo's Eatery

'We welcome your business and relish your buns': so reads the sign at this friendly, family-run roadside snack shack less than a mile east of Wilmington on VT 9. A long-standing local institution, it whips up qualit…
American in Brattleboro

Marina Restaurant

The sublime location on the banks of the West River makes this one of Brattleboro's most pleasant places to grab a bite. The varied menu features burgers, seafood, salads, pasta and sandwiches, and there's a killer …
Diner in Bennington

Blue Benn Diner

This classic 1950s-era diner serves breakfast all day and a healthy mix of American, Asian and Mexican fare, including vegetarian options. Enhancing the retro experience are little tabletop jukeboxes where you can y…
Modern American in Mad River Valley

Peasant

Living up to its tagline 'a simple feast,' Peasant delivers seasonal farm-to-table treats that can vary from hearty cassoulet in the dead of winter to maple-glazed salmon with locally grown veggies in summer, all co…
Diner in Northeast Kingdom

Miss Lyndonville Diner

Five miles north of St Johnsbury and popular with locals, this place offers friendly, prompt service and a tantalizing display of pies. Large breakfasts are cheap, as are the sandwiches, but for a real steal try the…