Vermont October 01, 2019
These 8 Small Town Vermont Restaurants Will Serve You The Best Meal Of Your Life
You don’t have to head to the big cities to find the best food in Vermont. In fact, many of our foodie-worthy restaurants are tucked away in small towns throughout the state. From James Beard finalists to family-owned BBQ joints, check out some of the best places for food in small town, Vermont!
1. Hen of the Wood - Waterbury
This 1835 grist mill turned wooded dining cellar serves amazing farm-to-table meals from James Beard finalist and chef-owner Eric Warnstedt.
Address: 92 Stowe St #1117, Waterbury, VT 05676
2. Curtis’s Barbecue - Putney
This no-frills BBQ stop serves some of the best ribs in all of Vermont. Curtis's of Putney, Vermont serves BBQ ribs and chicken from the window of a bus to be eaten at outdoor tables.
Address: 7 Putney Landing Rd, Putney, VT 05346
3. Black Krim Diner - Randolph
This upscale American bistro changes its menu weekly, so there's always an opportunity to try something new! Most of the produce they use comes from the family-run Pebble Brook Farm in West Brookfield, so you know you're getting only the best from local farmers!
Address: 21 Merchants Row, Randolph, VT 05060
4. Dot's - Wilmington
For a more laid-back diner vibe, head to Dot's in Wilmington. Tasty breakfast, lunch, and dinner at an affordable price!
Address: 3 W Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363
5. The Downtown Grocery - Ludlow
Chef-owner Rogan Lechthaler uses farm ingredients to create innovative recipes at The Downtown Grocer in Ludlow. And all of their meat is cured onsite in the restaurant's cellar.
Address: 41 S Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149
6. Parker Pie Company - West Glover
Don't be fooled. This old country store actually serves the best pizza in the area! In addition to pizza, this pub and restaurant serves a wide selection of beers brewed in Vermont and around the world.
Address: 161 County Rd, West Glover, VT 05875
7. Keeper's Cafe - Reading
It might be called Keeper's Country Cafe, but this place is more than just a tiny cafe with coffee and scones. While the setting may be homey, this restaurant serves upscale bistro meals that will leave your tastebuds wanting more.
Address: 3685 VT-106, Reading, VT 05062
8. The Garlic - Killington
This casually sophisticated Italian restaurant offers a romantic ambiance that'll make you feel like you're dining in the Tuscany countryside. In addition to a variety of delicious pasta dishes, The Garlic offers an extensive wine list to pair your meal with.
Address: 1724 Killington Rd, Killington, VT 05751
Have a restaurant in your small town that deserves a shout? Tell us about it in the comments below!
Address: 7 Putney Landing Rd, Putney, VT 05346, USA Address: 21 Merchants Row, Randolph, VT 05060, USA Address: 3 W Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363, USA Address: 41 S Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149, USA Address: 161 County Rd, West Glover, VT 05875, USA Address: 3685 VT-106, Reading, VT 05062, USA
Address: 1724 Killington Rd, Killington, VT 05751, USA