Vermont is known for its cozy inns featuring romantic dining, so very often the best option is to head to one of these for both your lodging and your eating. However there are a few other great options in the area in the way of restaurants:

  • The Little Rooster Café features some of the best breakfast and lunch in town, and is conveniently located near the high-end shopping outlets. Rte 7A South, Manchester Center, Manchester, 802/362-3496
  • The French dining experience at Mistral’s at Toll Gate is enhanced by its location: the tollhouse of an old byway. With its combination of ancient and modern, the romantic and charming atmosphere perfectly complements the food, which includes first-rate seafood prepared exquisitely. Toll Gate Rd. (east of Manchester off Rte. 11/30), Manchester, 802/362-1779
  • The Perfect Wife serves up some perfect food in its tavern or the more formal dining room. Feast on delicious American and eclectic options. 2594 Depot Street, Manchester, 802/362-2817