OUR LOCATION

95 Lyle young road, east Montpelier, Vermont 05651

Conveniently located just outside Montpelier, anda short drive from the interstate!  Our area has so much to offer in small town charm, we have excellent dining, a vast array of outdoorsy activities, great golf courses, small town shopping, historical sites, tourist stops and local farms and farmers market to visit.  Your wedding weekend is sure to be fun and unique for both you and all of your guests.

 

AREA ATTRACTIONS

 

RESTAURANTS IN MONTPELIER, VT:

Montpelier is close by with an abundance of options for anything you may desire however other towns with great dining choices are: Barre, Waterbury and Stowe

DINNER:

Sarducci’s – 802-223-0229

Lively, casual Italian trattoria overlooking the Winooski River - serving pasta & wood-fired pizzas

Kismet – 802-223-8646

Small menu using all local and fresh ingredients

J. Morgan’s Steakhouse – 802-223-5222

High-end hotel steakhouse/bar with modern décor

Royal Orchid Thai Restaurant – 802-223-0436

Casual Southeast Asian specialist providing Thai standards

Positive Pie – 802-229-0453

Casual, modern spot for pizza, pasta, burgers & local microbrews

Three Penny Taproom – 802-223-8277

Upscale Pub Grub

Julio’s – 802-229-9348

Long-running, casual Tex-Mex eatery serving fajitas, enchilads, tacos, burritos, burgers & more.

La Puerta Negra – 802-613-3172

Latin cuisine using local ingredients

LUNCH:

Skinny Pancake - 802-262-2253

Local chain featuring breakfast, crepes, panini & live music in a casual, stylish space.

Mad Taco -802-225-6038

Delicious taco’s with homemade sauces

Pinky’s – 802-223-1300

Best Sandwiches in Central Vermont

The Uncommon Market – 802-223-7051

Full service deli and market with fresh fish and meat

Hunger Mountain Coop Deli and Café – 802-223-8000

Prepared dishes as well as a full service deli

BREAKFAST/BRUNCH:

Wayside - 802-223-6611

Traditional old time Vermont bakery/diner

Down Home – 802-225-6665

Southern Style Restaurant, serving breakfast all day

Kismet – 802-223-8646

Small menu using all local and fresh ingredients

J. Morgan’s Steakhouse – 802-223-5222

High-end hotel steakhouse/bar with modern décor

Skinny Pancake - 802-262-2253

Local chain featuring breakfast, crepes, panini & live music in a casual, stylish space

 

MONTPELIER NIGHTLIFE:

Other towns with nightlife are Barre, Waterbury and Stowe 

Three Penny: 802-223-8277

Bustling brewhouse specializing in local and craft brews 

Positive Pie: 802-229-0543

Live music nights with dancing and drinks 

Sweet Melissa’s: 802-225-6012

Live music in a laid back atmosphere 

McGillicuddy’s: 802-223-2721

Laid back tavern

 

FAMILY FUN:

Twin City Family Fun Center – 802-476-6181

Bowling, Laser Tag, Arcade and Restaurant

 

THEATRE: 

Capitol Theater – 802-229-0343

Small movie theater in the heart of downtown Montpelier 

Savoy – 802-229-0598

Compact Cinema offering art-house films, serving snacks and beer and wine 

Lost Nation Theater – 802-229-0492

Professional theater committed to community

 

VINEYARD: 

Fresh Tracks Farm – 802-223-1151

Located on Route 12 in Montpelier, the winery is open for tastings and you can often find live music there as well

 

GOLF: 

Don’s Driving Range – 802-223-5100

Route 2, East Montpelier 

Barre Country Club – 802-476-7658

Drake Road, Barre 

Montpelier Elks Club – 802-223-7457

Country Club Rd, Montpelier

 

HIKING: 

Spruce Mountain

Plainfield, VT 

Owls Head

Groton State Forest, VT 

East Montpelier Town Trails

East Montpelier, VT

 

GRANITE:

Rock of Ages – 802-476-3119

Website: http://www.rockofages.com/en/visitors/overview/

Vermont Granite Museum – 802-476-4605

Website: http://www.vtgranitemuseum.org/

Hope Cemetery –

Website: http://www.central-vt.com/web/hope/

 

DOWNTOWN MONTPELIER:

State House – State St

Many people gather to picnic, play Frisbee etc on the State House Lawn in the summer months 

Shopping –

A variety of different shops along Main St, State St, and some of the other small streets downtown

Farmer’s Market –

Saturday’s on State Street

Website: http://capitalcityfarmersmarket.com/

 

LOCAL FARM ATTRACTIONS:

Bragg Farm Sugarhouse and Gift Shop – 802-223-5757

Creemees, gift shop, petting zoo and swingset

Website: http://www.braggfarm.com/ 

Morse Farm Maple Sugarworkds – 802-242-2740

Creemees, gift shop, petting zoo, biking or hiking trails

Website: http://www.morsefarm.com/ 

Fairmont Farm – 802-223-3868

Farm tours welcome of our dairy farm – please call ahead to schedule

Cabot Visitor’s Center – 800-837-4261

Website: https://www.cabotcheese.coop/cabot-visitor-center-tours

  

THINGS TO DO IN WATERBURY:

Ben and Jerry’s – 866-258-6877

Website: http://www.benjerry.com/about-us/factory-tours

Cold Hollow Cider – 800-327-7537

Website: http://www.coldhollow.com/ 

The Vermont Annex – 802-244-6334

Website: http://www.cabotannex.com/

Cabot Annex : https://www.cabotcheese.coop/

Champlain Chocolates : http://www.lakechamplainchocolates.com/

Danforth Pewter : http://www.danforthpewter.com/

Ziemke Glass Blowing Studio : http://www.zglassblowing.com/ 

Alchemist Brewery – 802-244-7744

Currently closed to the public but worth noting – see where to buy the “Heady Topper”

Website: http://alchemistbeer.com/ 

Green Mountain Coffee Visitors Center – 877-879-2326

Website: http://www.keurig.com/content/greenmountaincoffee-store 

Waterbury Reservoir – 802-244-1226

Beach, camping, boating, kayak/canoe rentals etc.

Website: http://www.vtstateparks.com/htm/waterbury.htm

 

THINGS TO DO IN STOWE: 

Shopping

Head downtown and find a wide variety of storefronts and boutiqus 

Recreational Path

5 ½ mile paved bike path through the heart of Stowe 

Farmers Market

Sundays

Website: http://www.stowefarmersmarket.com/ 

Stowe Mountain

Huge selection of outdoor activities

http://www.gostowe.com/thingstodo/sports