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Cafe Provence

11 Center St, Brandon, VT 05733-1105
+1 802-247-9997
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Center St, Brandon, VT 05733-1105
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant has one of the best menus we have encountered, and it supplemented it with 4 special entrees for dinner that all sounded enormously tempting. We wondered if the food could possibly live up to our expectations. It more than did. It was superb....More

Thank JudythP
Reviewed 3 January 2018

It was "nice" - nothing really special. Drinks to the table were REALLY slow since they don't have a bartender. The food was good - not outstanding - and it was cold in the restaurant. of course it -5 degrees outside - but I didn't...More

Thank lvien
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Pros: - Nicely decorated, soft lighting, good ambiance. - Baked fish was good, and vegetables were perfectly cooked. - Roast chicken was decent, and mashed potatoes were good. Cons: - Massive portions. Fine dining should be about quality, not quantity. - Tomato pie was mediocre....More

Thank iDogbert
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Went Friday afternoon Thanksgiving. Service was prompt and friendly and the menu choices good. Brie filled pastries were a special touch. Enjoyed a bottle of their private label wine.

Thank gerardw
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Can't wait to go back! Grateful for the incredibly warm hospitality and delicious food. We accidentally made our reservation at Cafe Provence in Kansas!! ....not Vermont!! The restaurant was closing when we arrived but the chef let us in after hearing of our mistake. So...More

Thank Kari F
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Had lunch here on a cold rainy day looking for some good food to warm us up. Unfortunately we should have purchased sweaters since our meals didn't do it. We started with the soup of the day, a creamy asparagus soup. It looked good but...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have a camp nearby and we were up enjoying the late season warm temps and closing up the camp. We visit this restaurant multiple times each year and we do enjoy the food but....they are consistently short staffed on busy weekend...More

Thank Hungrynow63
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Hubby and I had happened on this little gem several years ago and were delighted while traveling on Rt. 7 through Vermont with a Canadian friend to happen upon it again just in time for lunch. We had our choice of seats when we entered...More

Thank JudyTroy_NY
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The basic menu was diverse and appealing. The specials only added to it. We agreed that we could come back several times and find many great choices. Napoleon of escargot and chèvre salad apps were excellent. Angel hair with scallops wrapped in salmon was great,...More

Thank BunkyVA
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I was sitting in a picturesque small town in Vermont in autumn, sipping a glass of prosecco. What could be better? Well, the delicious food, the friendly staff, the welcoming atmosphere of the place...We were here for lunch, and it got busy; for dinner, I'm...More

Thank Jean L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Center St, Brandon, VT 05733-1105
    (Across from Aubuchon)
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 802-247-9997
  • E-mail
Warm and inviting, casual fine dining at Café Provence is a truly memorable experience. Located in the restored historic section of downtown Brandon, Vermont—Chef Robert Barral, former Executive Chef of the New England Culinary Institute and The Four Seasons in Boston, crafts our seasonal menu to showcase not only his talents as a chef, but also highlight the best meats, cheeses, and vegetables that local farms have to offer.
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