Dining April 05, 2018
Vermont Is Home To The Best Grilled Cheese Sandwiches And Here Are The 10 Places To Find Them
Everyone young and old simply loves a grilled cheese sandwich. From the classic versions to unique twists, we found 10 of the best spots to grab a grilled cheese in VT. Get ready for your mouth to start watering!
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1. Mystic Cafe & Wine Bar - 4928 Main Street, Manchester
What goes better with wine than cheese? Whether you go for their cheesy bread or their Wicked Grilled Cheese sandwich with apricot jam, peaches, jalapeños, bacon cheddar cheese on white bread, you'll love the winning combinations here.
2. MKT: Grafton - 162 Main Street, Grafton
Their Grafton Grilled has a special blend of cheeses and is pressed to perfection. Their breakfast sandwiches are amazing as well and we just had to share a picture of it.
3. Prohibition Pig - 23 S Main Street, Waterbury
"The Pig" has a great pimento grilled cheese sandwich on the menu, but we have our eye on this Grillin Villain. This grilled cheese sandwich has smoked jerk chicken, red tomatoes and jalapeños.
4. The Gourmet Deli & Cafe - 4961 Main St #2, Manchester Center
You'll flip over the Gourmet Grilled Cheese made with Maple Brook Farm fresh mozzarella, bacon, avocado, red onion, tomato and basil pesto on sourdough bread. As you can see, the salads are rave worthy, too!
5. Dot's Restaurant - 3 W Main Street, Wilmington
This classic diner has been called "A National Treasure" by Gourmet Magazine. You can get an old fashioned grilled cheese here or add just about anything you want to make your own creation.
6. Newport Ciderhouse Bar & Grill - 150 Main Street, Newport
(Note: as of October 2020, this restaurant is permanently closed). There is a daily grilled cheese and soup special at the Newport Ciderhouse Bar & Grill, and they're always delicious. Be sure to pair it with a side of crispy fries to round out your meal.
7. Woodstock Farmers Market - 979 W Woodstock Road, Woodstock
There are plenty of hot meals and sandwiches available at this hot spot. We love their grilled cheese which is named after the nearby Quechee Gorge. It has smoked Vermont cheddar, provolone, parrano cheeses, along with tomatoes and honey cup mustard, all grilled to perfection on roasted garlic parmesan bread.
8. The Sandwich Shoppe -
With a giant menu - and even bigger sandwiches - you can be sure to find a grilled cheese sandwich option here... Or ten!
9. Hyde Away Inn - 1428 Mill Brook Road, Waitsfield
You'll flip over the grilled cheese at the Hyde Away. It's made with Cabot cheddar and served on their house-made honey bread.
10. Cornerstone Burger Co. - 21 East Street, Northfield
Go for the burgers, stay for the grilled cheese! You'll love all the comfort food on this menu from poutine to pot stickers.