Shopping in Brattleboro

Restaurants and Dining in Brattleboro and Southern Vermont

"Brattleboro and the surrounding area have hosted some of the best restaurants in Vermont since the first guests hitched their horses to the posts in front of the Hotel Brooks. The hitching posts are gone but there are more than 40 fine restaurants in and within 20 minutes of downtown (below are 25 of them)! Mexican, Italian, Japanese, Thai, Lebanese, Indian, Korean and good ol’ American food are all in easy reach of I-91. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are all a treat in our little town with the big city flavor."

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Adagio Trattoria
132 Main Street, Brattleboro, (802) 254-6046
(Open daily for lunch and dinner: 11:30 AM-Midnight, serving until 10:00 PM) Adagio Trattoria is rapidly becoming the premier dining experience of Southern Vermont. A selection of fine Italian food appeals to the most discerning diner and “the longest bar in Brattleboro” beckons with great drinks and conversation. Friday night music and a terrific Sunday Brunch adds to the camaraderie so come join in the fun. MC, VISA

Alici’s Bistro
51 Harris Place, Brattleboro, (802) 254-5600
(Summer Hours (May - Oct) open 7 days, dining room and light fare 5-10 PM, Martini Bar 5-midnight. Open Sat & Sun for lunch. Patio Raw Bar open Fridays and weekends, 4 PM - 1 AM. Winter Hours: Open 5 Days - Nov-April, closed Sun & Mon)

Newest bistro in Downtown Brattleboro, just off bustling Main Street with outstanding river and mountain view in quaint setting. Inventive Continental cuisine with Mediterranean twist, casual elegant dining room with wrap-around deck, warm and inviting Martini Bar, patio seating. Smoking section available. Award wining Chef-owner creates outstanding bistro fare until 10 PM and Martini Bar serves light-fare until 10 PM also. MC, VISA

Amy’s Bakery Arts Café
113 Main Street, Brattleboro, (802) 251-1071
(Open 7 Days) Fine pastries, Artisan breads, Coffees and a wonderful lunch menu with daily specials and weekend breakfast. What could be better than our fine food with a picture window view of the Connecticut River and beautiful displays of fine art - in the heart of downtown. Come in and be our guest!

Cafe Lotus, Behind the Moose
29 High Street, Brattleboro. (802) 254-6245
(Open M-F, 8-5 & Sat 10-5) Located Behind the Moose is Café Lotus a Coffee & Espresso Bar and Sandwich & Panini Bar. Featuring a menu, using local, in-season and all natural ingredients, whenever possible. Offering a Full service coffee and espresso bar, breakfast, and an Italian inspired menu for lunch including; soups, salads and Panini’s. Cash or Check only.

Chesterfield Inn
20 Cross Road, Chesterfield, NH, (603) 256-3211 or 1-800-365-5515
Elegant country inn just across the river from Brattleboro. Enjoy fine dining in our candlelit dining room. Creative new American menu. Reservations requested. Dinner served Monday through Saturday 5:30 until 9:00. Email us at: DISC, VISA, MC, AMEX

Curtis’ Barbecue
Exit 4, I-91, Route 5 Putney, (802) 387-5474
(Open April through October, Wed.-Sun. 10:00 AM - Dusk) Curtis’ Barbecue, Route 5 in Putney has BBQ Chicken and Ribs cooked over a wood pit. Curtis’ Famous Barbeque sauce available in hot or mild. Voted #1 spicey sauce in the country by Rachel Ray Magazine! Take-Out or dine under our pavilion.

Dalem's Chalet
78 South Street, West Brattleboro, (802) 254-4323 or toll free 800-462-5009
Cozy, relaxed dining room with fireplace and candle light overlooking West Brattleboro and the Green Mountains. Summer balcony dining. Serving German/Swiss/Austrian and innovative American specialties. DISC, VISA, MC, AMEX

73 Main Street, Brattleboro (802) 254-2073
(Open Sun - Wed, 5:30 - 9 PM; Thur - Sat, 5:30 - 10 PM) Great for a date and family friendly. Brick oven pizza, pasta, salads, hearth roasted meats and seafood in a relaxed atmosphere. Watch the brick oven fire work its magic inside or in summer, head for the cool shade of the back patio. Beer and Wine Served. DISC, VISA, MC, AMEX

J. D. McCliments Pub
26 Bellows Falls Rd. (Rte 5), Putney, (802) 387-4499
Just one half mile north of Putney villageA local pub with a true Scottish flare ~ this stop is sure to please. The relaxed and friendly atmosphere lets one enjoy a quiet, intimate dinner, or a gathering of family and friends for an evening of music and fun. Outdoor dining in season.

Kiplings Restaurant and Pub
78 Elliot Street, Brattleboro (802) 257-4848
(Open 10 AM till last call 7 days, closed Christmas and Thanksgiving) Part of Brattleboro since 1926... this unique, local, downtown pub offers a great Guinness, Boddingtons, Smithwicks, plus other native and import beers. 48” HD television, free internet access... and friends just waiting to be met. Come and enjoy.

The Marina Restaurant
on the Waterfront, Putney Road, Brattleboro (802) 257-7563
(Open every day spring summer and fall.) The Marina, a unique waterfront experience. Seafood, burgers, pasta, organic salads, tender steaks, fried clams a large appetizer selection local McNeill’s beer, Mocha Joes coffee & Chelsea Royal homemade ice cream. Year after year, voted “best waitstaff and best casual dining”. Lunch, Dinner and Sunday Brunch where the West River meets the Connecticut. MC, VISA, AMEX, DISC MC, VISA

McNeill’s Brewery and Pub
90 Elliot Street, Brattleboro, (802) 254-2553
McNeill’s is in Brattleboro’s original Victorian firehouse. House beers are unfiltered, including lagers, traditional cask-conditioned, real ales and barley wine. Our beer is distributed throughout Vermont and Massachusetts. The family pub atmosphere is casual and welcoming. We’ve won so many awards that we can’t even list them all! Join us for a pint and see why McNeill’s is a Vermont favorite.

The New England House
254 Marlboro Rd., West Brattleboro (802) 254-6886
(Open lunch & dinner Wed-Sun) Rustic New England atmosphere with our roaring fireplaces in winter & outside dining on our deck in summer with our special summer menu. Local cuisine, modestly priced with drafts on tap. Family owned & operated. Rated #1 overall in dining experience since opening in 2003. MC, VISA, DISC

The Putney Inn
at Exit 4, I-91, Putney (802) 387-5517 or toll free 800-653-5517
Simply Affordable, Simply Great soups, sandwiches, casual and light to memorable fine dining. A New England landmark featuring the best from our farming neighbors. Come in your favorite pair of jeans. Children’s menu. Three meals daily. Offering gracious lodging. MC, VISA, DISC, AMEX

The Riverview Cafe
Bridge Street on the Connecticut River, Brattleboro, (802) 254-9841
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. (Open 7 days year round) Homemade fare using local, seasonal ingredients. Innovative entrees, classics, vegetarian selections, children’s menu. Seasonal rooftop and outdoor deck seating. Beautiful river views from every seat! Two Full Bars, Dining Area and Rooftoop. VISA, MC, DISC, AMEX

Sarkis Market
50 Elliot Street, Brattleboro, (802) 258-4906
Authentic all-natural Lebanese and Middle Eastern foods. Specializing in stuffed grape leaves, lamb roll-ups, spinach pies and other Middle Eastern specialties. Great Falafel! Eat In or Take Out. Custom party platters.

Shin-La Restaurant and Sushi Bar
57 Main Street, Brattleboro, (802) 257-5226
(Open 11-9 Mon.-Sat., 11-9:30 Fri.) Authentic, all natural Korean and Japanese food plus sushi bar. We’ve been in town for 27 years with quality and consistent food service. We are family owned and operated. VISA, MC

Steak Out Restaurant
Route 5, Putney Road Off I-91, Exit 3, Brattleboro, (802) 257-1333
(Open for dinner daily from 4:30) Join us for the finest in Steaks, Seafood, Prime Rib and Chicken. Enjoy our Soup, Salad, Shrimp & Dessert Bar. (Voted #1 in the area for DINING EXCELLENCE & STEAKS.) Private Dining/Conference Room Available. VISA, MC, AMEX

Tequila Red’s Tex-Mex Restaurant and Lounge
1380 Putney Road (at the Ramada Inn), Brattleboro, (802) 254-8703
(Open for lunch and dinner 7 days) Lively Tex-Mex Cuisine for the whole family in a festive setting! Tacos • Burritos • Chimichangas • Quesadillas • Fajitas • Enchiladas • Kids Menu. Luncheon specials daily. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC

Thai Bamboo
7 High Street, Brattleboro, (802) 251-1010
(Open lunch and dinner, 7 Days) The Finest Thai Cuisine This Side Of Bankok! Convenient downtown location at the corner of Main and High Streets. Exotic Thai cuisine prepared from select ingredients. Take Out and Delivery Available 7 days. Beer and Wine served. Reservations Accepted. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC

Top of the Hill Grill
632 Putney Road, Brattleboro (802) 258-9178
(Open mid April - mid November) Enjoy hickory-smoked pulled pork, beef brisket, ribs, grilled chicken and burgers - along with our homemade corn bread, slaw, beans, vegetarian fare and more. Protected, outdoor, picnic table dining and heated indoor deckhouse dining with a view over the West River. Fodors Choice “Highest Rating”, Yankee Magazine’s “Editor’s Pick”! Trophy Winner, Vermont BBQ Championship!

Twilight Tea Lounge
41 Main Street, Brattleboro, (802) 254-8887 Downstairs from Knit or Dye.
(Open 12-8PM Weekdays & Sun, until 10PM Fri & Sat, Closed Monday) Your place to relax in downtown Brattleboro. Serving over 150 kinds of teas, hot or iced. Organic, vegan, and gluten-free snacks available. Bulk teas & herbs. Laid-back, cheerful atmosphere. Wireless internet.

Vegetarian Paradise Restaurant
10 Canal St., Brattleboro (corner of South Main and Canal Streets) (802) 257-4707
(Open Mon - Fri lunch and Dinner until 8 PM) We use strictly Natural and Organic vegetables and spices to bring you healthy meals with a rich Caribbean flavor. Eat In or Take Out. “Peace and Love to One and All”

Vermont Country Deli
436 Western Ave., Brattleboro (802) 257-9254
(Open 7 days) Just off Exit 2, I-91, west on Route 9. The area’s best for gourmet-to-go. Overstuffed sandwiches, daily soup specials, hot and cold side dishes and entrees, decadent pastries, cookies and more. Specialty Vermont products in a charming old country store atmosphere. DISC, VISA, MC, AMEX Order gift baskets and more online.

Windham Hill Inn
311 Lawrence Drive, West Townshend, (802) 874-4080
(Open seven days) Wine Spectator Award Winner. Elegant dining, featuring contempary New England cuisine and seasonal ingredients. Wine dinners throughout the year and elegant accommodations at our cozy Green Mountain Inn. Experience a virtual visit at our extensive web site. VISA, MC, AMEX

The Wine Gallery
30 Main Street, Brattleboro (802) 246-6400
(Open Fri-Sat) Casually elegant space beside the Whetstone Brook offering wines by the glass and bottle, artisanal draft beer and light fare. Wine tastings every second and fourth Saturday of the month. A place where good friends and good tastes get together. VISA, MC

Shopping in Brattleboro

Dining in Brattleboro
Lodging in Brattleboro
Attractions in Brattleboro
Driving Tours in the Brattleboro Area
History of Brattleboro
Night Life in Brattleboro
Real Estate Services in Brattleboro
Education in Brattleboro
Galleries in Brattleboro
Bookstores in Brattleboro
Services in Brattleboro
Introduction to the Brattleboro Area
Pictures of Brattleboro
Recreation in Brattleboro
Healthcare in Brattleboro
Culture and Arts atrractions in Brattleboro

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