Local Food

Bristol, Vergennes, Middlebury Area

  • Bobcat Cafe: Bristol. Vermont local fare and craft beers
  • Almost Home Market: Bristol. Locally crafted gifts, delicious food, great café to pick up items for a picnic
  • Bristol Bakery: Bristol. Great for people watching, pastries, and bagels
  • Cubber’s Restaurant: Bristol. Local pizza joint with all of the fixings
  • Snap’s Café: Bristol. A great spot for brunch on Main Street
  • Mary’s Restaurant: Bristol. Just north of the village, enjoy locally sourced fare and an award winning bar
  • Lu Lu’s Ice Cream: Bristol. Try locally sourced ice cream prepared in unexpected flavors, like salted caramel or curried peanut
  • The Village Creemee Stand: Bristol. A local favorite, the creemee stand offers soft serve just the way you like it
  • Bristol Farmers Market: Bristol Green. Visit with local vendors and farmers for a bit to eat or a gift to bring home
  • 3 Squares Café: Vergennes. Enjoy lunch at the delicious little café. Great specials, delicious sandwiches
  • Black Sheep Bistro: Vergennes. Make a reservation for this delightful bistro. You’ll enjoy masterfully prepared local fare
  • Laundry: Vergennes. This French-style café prepared delicious bread and baked goods, and the best cup of coffee in town
  • Antidote: Vergennes. Enjoy good food in a relaxed setting, delicious cocktails
  • Park Squeeze: Vergennes. American comfort foods with a creative twist
  • Basin Harbor Club: Vergennes. Open seasonally, this family summer camp offers thoughtful meals in a delightful setting
  • The Daily Chocolate: Vergennes. Like walking onto the set of the movie Chocolat, this lovely shop offers artisanal chocolates for every taste
  • Starry Night Café: Vergennes. Reservations suggested. This small restaurant is celebrated locally for its delightful menu of locally sourced and thoughtfully prepared dishes, served in a cozy café
  • Storm Café: Middlebury. Enjoy lunch or dinner in the center of Middlebury, overlooking the waterfall.
  • Fire & Ice Restaurant: Middlebury. Offering up American-fare in a relaxed dining experience, don’t miss their expansive salad-bar and delicious cocktails
  • Sabai Sabai Thai Cuisine: Middlebury. A new favorite in town, the chef serves up dishes with international flare
  • Taste of India; Middlebury. All of the best flavors and dishes, served in a cozy nook in central Middlebury
  • American Flatbread; Middlebury. Enjoy locally sourced ingredients on wood-fired flatbread
  • 51 Main at the Bridge; Middlebury. Enjoy specials throughout the week. Killer cocktails in a great location.
  • Sama’s Café; Middlebury. This market-feel restaurant offers culinary flavors from around the world, with comfort foods for every palate.

 

Waitsfield, Waterbury, Stowe Area

  • Hen of the Wood: Waterbury. One of the favorite restaurants in Vermont, Hen of the Wood serves top notch dishes using locally sourced ingredients. Reservations recommended.
  • American Flatbread: Waitsfield. Enjoy locally sourced ingredients on wood-fired flatbread
  • Mad Taco: Waitsfield. Sample their homemade hot sauces and indulge in the best tacos around
  • Mint: Waitsfield. This all vegetarian restaurant is a lovely spot for thoughtfully prepared dinner that accounts for diverse dietary needs – and deliciously so!
  • Big Picture Theater: Waitsfield. Don’t miss dinner and a movie – or join them for a delightful brunch at this a diner-esque restaurant in the mountains. One of a kind
  • Three Mountain Café: Waitsfield. Stop in for coffee on your way to the Waitsfield Farmer’s Market
  • The Waitsfield Farmer’s Market: Waitsfield. Saturdays 9am-1pm, from the middle of May through the middle of October. With a wide variety of vendors, live music, and events, this vibrant market is not to be missed