Manchester and our neighboring towns offer many terrific dining choices. Here are some of our favorites!
our Favorite FINE DINING RESTAURANTS IN MANCHESTER
THE SILVER FORK
We love this intimate chef-owned, husband and wife run restaurant. It has an expansive, high-end menu and serves a wide range of delicious international cuisine. Perfect for romantic and special celebration dinners. Reserve far in advance.
$$$$ 4201 Main Street | 802-768-8444 www.TheSilverForkVT.com
Innkeeper Albert's favorite restaurant in Manchester. This traditional Thai restaurant makes some of the best Thai food we've ever tasted. Lunch & Dinner.
$$ 4940 Main Street | 802-768-8433 www.ThaiBasilVT.com
Innkeeper Max loves this Turkish cafe because it's so unique. Homemade Turkish cuisine and pizza is served in an eclectic home furnishing store that's fun to explore. Lunch & Dinner. Casual.
$$ 515 Depot Street | 802.366.8181 | www.Depot62.us.com
YE OLDE TAVERN
Innkeeper Melissa loves the authentic New England charm of this 1790 colonial restaurant. She thinks it lives up to the E in it's Olde fashioned name. Hearty New England fare & pub.
$$ Route 7A North | 802-362-0611 www.YeOldeTavern.net
Gourmet French provincial cuisine served in a beautifully restored dairy barn.
$$$ Route 7A | 802-362-1616 | www.ChantecleerRestaurant.com
JONATHON’S TABLE Arlington, Casual Dinner with hearty New England favorites. 802 375-1021
NIPPER’S CAFE & STEAKHOUSE Delicious steaks and plenty of options for vegetarians. 6458 Main Street www.nipperscafe.com 802.362.2342
CASUAL DINING SPOTS IN MANCHESTER
A trip to Manchester isn't complete without a meal here for the Levis cousins. It's our version of Chipotle, but with a locavore twist. Very casual. Eat in or take out. Lunch & Dinner. $ 5036 Main Street | 802.768.814
ZOEY’S DOUBLE HEX
Family-friendly with delicious burgers and dinner specials. Extensive casual menu, large restaurant.
$$ 1568 Depot Street | 802-362-4600
Manchester Vermont has the best bagels. Our mom Georgette loved going here for their artichoke panini. It's a great stop for sandwiches and iced coffee while shopping in Manchester. $ 13 Riverside Heights| 802-362-5082
WOOD FIRED PIZZA
Our favorite pizza place for the thin crust pizza and laid back Vermont authentic atmosphere. They also deliver!
$ Route 7A | 802-366-1693
CAFE AT THE NORTHSHIRE BOOKSTORE
A terrific cafe where you can enjoy sandwiches, muffins, salads and coffees while browsing one of the best independent bookstores in the country. Open 7 am - 7 pm
$ 15 Bonnet Street | 802-362-9944
ADDITIONAL DINING SUGGESTIONS IN THE AREA
A classic VT country inn with a traditional hearty, heavy menu with rabbit, duck, etc.
$$$$ 3904 RT 7, Arlington VT | 802-375-6532
BARROWS HOUSE: A “gastro pub” featuring fresh classic foods.
Route 30, Dorset VT | 802-867-4455 www.BarrowsHouse.com
INN AT WEST VIEW FARM: Contemporary cuisine or Asian inspired “Little Dishes”. Chef-owned.
2928 Route 30, Dorset VT | 802-867-5715 www.InnAtWestViewFarm.com
MANCHESTER PIZZA HOUSE
Perfect for kids or a quick meal after the movies.
Manchester Shopping Center Routes 30 and 11 | 802.362.3338 www.ManchesterPizzaHouse.com
THE MARSH TAVERN
The Equinox Hotel offers hearty New England fare and it's fun to have drinks at the fire pit before or after dinner.
Route 7A | 802.362.4700 | www.EquinoxResort.com
Elegant dining in an intimate setting. Offers a romantic evening of classic French cuisine and waterfall views.
Toll Gate Road | 802-362-1779www.MistralsAtTollgate.com
An easy-going, nearby pub with a sports bar and restaurant seating options. Good for families and sports bar lovers.
3912 Route 7A | 802-362-3663
Wonderfully friendly, cozy, comfortable café and wine bar with an emphasis on local produce. Enjoy tapas and more with a great collection of fantastic wines.
Spectacular soups and sandwiches! Perfect for lunch.
4900 Main Street | 802-362-0005