Burlington + Northern Vermont

Restaurants in Burlington + Northern Vermont

Lunch on regional microbrews and tasty pizza with Vermont-smoked sausage.

Originally dedicated to Ull, the Norse god of skiing, this former lodge in Vermont’s Mad River Valley remains popular with winter enthusiasts owing to its central location and cozy cottage ambiance.

As one of Vermont’s most-loved businesses, it’s fitting that Ben and Jerry’s flagship Scoop Shop resides in the heart of the Burlington’s commercial and entertainment district.

In a town known for chalets and wealthy tourists, McCarthy’s Restaurant in remains decidedly laid-back.

Enjoy a fancy meal (think Australian rack of lamb) in a comfortable setting.

Dine on local delicacies at the Green Room, which offers locavore favorites like Vermont lamb braised with green peppercorns.

Located along Vermont’s scenic Route 100, this homey café is especially popular during the ski season thanks to its proximity to nearby resorts, such as Sugarbush and Mad River Glen.

At Zabby & Elf’s Stone Soup, located just off downtown Burlington's Church Street Marketplace, customers start at the hot food and salad bar and proceed past platters of baked goods and pizza to the cashier (cash only).

One of Vermont’s most dramatic views belongs to Stowe’s Cliff House.

The lunch menu here includes excellent burritos and crab cake sandwiches.

Situated in downtown Burlington, L'Amante is an upscale Italian restaurant run by husband-and-wife team Kathi and Kevin Cleary, who have more than 40 years of combined culinary experience in both the United States and Italy.

Pizza has always been the carb of choice for the Burton board set, and this groovy branch of a Sicilian family pizzeria chain earns black diamond status for its righteous pies. The young pie masters here can toss a round of dough as expertly as they carve runs on Mount Mansfield.