Built on 80 years of tradition as a gathering place for individuals , couples , families , and friends , Johnny Seesaw ’ s serves up simple , inventive food with deep connections to the surrounding area . Chef Tim Cocheo incorporates local ingredients with a fresh twist resulting in a seasonal menu that celebrates Vermont and elevates comfort food . All-Comers Welcome . 3574 Rte . 11 , Peru .
802-824-5533 or seesawslodge . com
MANCHESTER HOUSE OF PIZZA
Family owned and operated for more than 35 years , we ’ re an institution here in Manchester ! Enjoy pizzas , pastas , sandwiches , and so much more . All dishes prepared with fresh , local ingredients . Our dough is made fresh daily and our recipes have been handed down for generations all the way from Greece . Eat-in , take-out , or delivery . 351 Depot St ., Manchester .
802-362-3338 or manchesterhouseofpizza . com
MILDRED ’ S GRILL
Bring your appetite as no one will go away hungry from Mildred ’ s Grill . We use locally sourced ingredients to make the best juicy burgers , gooey mac and cheese , specialty grilled cheese sandwiches and fresh garden salads , great homemade soups and weekly specials , something for everyone . Wilcox Ice Cream and Maple Creemees also . Dine in , take out or eat outside in our picnic tent . Located in Weston next to The Vermont Country Store .
802-824-6287 or vermontcountrystore . com
MULLIGANS RESTAURANT & PUB OF MANCHESTER
The diverse and eclectic menu features fresh lobsters , flame-grilled steaks , fish , pasta , salads , nightly specials , and homemade desserts served in a converted 19th-century Victorian home . Friendly staff , easygoing atmosphere , and uncommonly fine family dining . Open for lunch and dinner daily . Children ’ s menu . Enjoy the patio in spring , summer , and fall . 3912 Rte . 7A , Manchester .
802-362-3663 or mulligans-vt . com
NIPPER ’ S CAFE & STEAKHOUSE
Offering the best outdoor dining in Southern VT . Reservations required . Serving dinner Thurs .– Sat . Steaks , seafood , salads , full liquor license , wine list , draft beers and appetizers . Enjoy a cocktail at the fire pit overlooking Mt . Equinox . 6458 Main St ., Manchester .
802-379-6726 or nipperscafe . com
THE RELUCTANT PANTHER INN AND RESTAURANT
The Reluctant Panther ’ s acclaimed Restaurant features contemporary American cooking in a relaxed yet elegantly upscale atmosphere . With an emphasis on locally sourced products , Chef Sigal , recently voted VT ’ s Chef of the Year , creates a sophisticated dining experience unsurpassed in Southern VT . A multi-year Wine Spectator award-winning wine list complements the tasteful menu . Al Fresco dining available . 39 West Rd ., Manchester .