Summer Dining and Libations
Join us on the Sun Deck for a variety of yummy treats and eats that are sure to please every palette. Looking for lunch? Head over to The Sun Deck Café for traditional summer favorites including grilled burgers, chicken fingers, salmon BLTs, salads and more! Need a refreshing beverage? Check out The Sun Deck Bar for a variety of craft beer, frozen drinks and cocktails. Don’t forget dessert! Top your day off with a visit to The Sun Mountain Ice Cream Parlor for delicious sundaes, cones and milkshakes featuring Wilcox Creamery ice cream (local creamery in Manchester, VT). Visit Bromley.com for details.
Voted the best new restaurant in the Northeast Kingdom, if you’re looking for great food and beautiful views then the View Pub in the Burke Mountain Hotel & Conference Center is the perfect dining option. Located mid-mountain on the 2nd floor of the Hotel, the View Pub has indoor and outdoor dining on the picturesque deck overlooking the Willoughby Gap. Visit skiburke.com/dining for complete details and menu.
The Craftsbury Outdoor Center prides itself on having delicious food. Meals include fresh local produce, some of which is from our own gardens. The dining hall is a member of the Vermont Fresh Network program, which means we are part of a consortium of farmers, chefs, and consumers dedicated to eating locally grown food. Lunch and dinner include an entrée, a vegetarian entrée, several side dishes and a fully stocked salad bar. A delicious dessert is always available. Call the Outdoor Center office before 10am to reserve a place for lunch and prior to 2pm to make a dinner reservation.
There's something unique about every spot on the mountain – and the goal at Killington is to make dining as much of an experience as going there to ski or mountain bike. From seasonal farm-to-table fare at Preston’s restaurant and bar at the Killington Grand Resort Hotel to made-from-scratch daily specials at the Peak Lodge, The Beast caters to discerning tastes. Vermont’s highest elevation restaurant and bar, the Killington Peak Lodge, is accessible from mountain trails and the K-1 Express Gondola. Hikers, mountain bikers and sightseers converge here to witness the Green Mountain State from above during the lush summer and fall foliage seasons. Diners can take their pick of chef-served entrées all made in-house. Visit Killington.com for details and dining options.
Magic’s cozy Black Line Tavern offers incredible mountain views and both inside and on the deck during the summer with Thursday through Saturday openings. Enjoy great American food, craft beers, live music and a warm, welcoming local crowd. Visit MagicMtn.com for details.
Summers at Mount Snow mean dining options everywhere, from Fairways overlooking the course at Mount Snow Golf Club, to The Bullwheel with its scenic deck located at the summit of Mount Snow, and everything in between. Looking to sample Vermont’s farm-to-table fare? Look no further than Harriman’s in The Grand Summit Hotel. Got a hankering for some smokehouse style BBQ? Head to Reuben’s Smokehouse for a plate of smoked brisket or their famous ribs. Visit MountSnow.com for details and dining options.
With on-site dining options covering a breadth of culinary genres, and off-site options nearby to the resort, the restaurants in the Smugglers’ Notch area all try to focus on the local offerings of the region. Smugglers’ sits in a prime position for craft beverage access, too! Get access to Smugglers’ Notch Distillery, Caledonia Spirits, 14th Star Brewery, The Alchemist, Boyden Valley Winery, Smugglers’ Notch Winery, 10 Bends Beer, Lost Nation Brewery, Rock Art Brewery, Stowe Cider, Eden Ice Cider, Idletyme Brewing Company, von Trapp Brewery and more! Most of these sites feature tastings, tours, and more, so you can learn the ins-and-outs of brewing the best beer in the world, try some samples, and bring some home to share! You’ll be the hit of the party. www.smuggs.com; 855-581-5906.
Stowe is one of Vermont’s most celebrated locations for farm fresh meats, cheeses, produce, heirloom grains and local craftsmanship. Praised by Gourmet, Bon Appetit and Wine Spectator, Stowe's creative and eclectic collection of spots to eat span many cultures and dining experiences. From brewery/restaurants like the new Von Trapp Bier Hall, to fine dining atop the mountain at the Cliff House, Stowe’s mountain resort and town-wide attention to quality is exceptional. Visit Stowe.com for details and dining options.
Everything tastes better in the mountains. From the Green Apron at the golf course, with views of the green and the mountain beyond, to patio dining throughout the Village, Stratton Mountain offers an elevated experience. Options range from fine dining to family-friendly fare, with a focus on farm-to-table selections, Vermont craft brews and signature cocktails. Throughout the season, guests will enjoy special events including wine tastings and pairing dinners that highlight culinary creativity. Stratton BaseCamp is the newest option for slopeside summer food favorites along with libations and lawn games and swing by Benedict’s to check out the new menu. Visit Stratton.com for details and dining options.
Rumble’s Kitchen offers a fun and casual atmosphere with beautiful mountain views right at the base of Lincoln Peak. Hogan’s Pub at the Sugarbush Resort Golf Club also offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains along with lunch, a full bar and special events. Both are open daily through the summer. The Sugarbush Brew-Grass Festival on June 10th is the only all-VT beer festival around and features close to 30 brewers. Toss Em’ Tuesdays is a weekly event in the newly renovated Lincoln Peak Courtyard featuring a cornhole tournament with prizes, pizza, bar, and live music. Visit Sugarbush.com for details and dining options.
Farm-fresh cuisine, carefully harvested ingredients and regional recipes inspire the seasonal menus at the Woodstock Inn & Resort's three distinct restaurants. Our talented culinary team prepares savory dishes from scratch, always seasoned with exceptional, homegrown flavor. The chefs work closely with our Master Gardener at the Resort's Kelly Way Gardens to pick fresh ingredients for creative entrées and innovative cocktails, resulting in exceptional cuisine that showcases the essence of Vermont. Join our Red Barn Dinner Series on select Sunday nights for an evening of dining featuring the local artistry of the Vermont's Cheesemakers, Farmers, Beekeepers, and Dairymen while celebrating the bounty of Kelly Way Gardens. Visit WoodstockInn.com for details.
All are welcome to dine at The Quechee Club! Davidson’s, our classic Vermont restaurant, offers an elegant setting with an outdoor deck with beautiful views of the river and the occasional hot air balloon ascension! Italian Night is available every Wednesday in the summer, and full dinner menu is available Thursday through Saturday, 5:30 to 9:00pm. For a more casual atmosphere, join us on Dewey’s Deck daily for lunch, and on select weeknights for dinner from 5:00 to 8:00pm. Visit QuecheeClub.com for complete list of hours, menus and for reservations.