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Storm Cafe

3 Mill St, in the Frog Hollow Mill, Middlebury, VT 05753-4445
+1 802-388-1063
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (52 reviews)
“garlic soup” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Mill St, in the Frog Hollow Mill, Middlebury, VT 05753-4445
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here many times for brunch and dinner. Food is great, it's quiet, staff are wonderful. It's our go-to place for meals when we are in town.

Thank cleecarter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was fabulous! We were all pleased. I am gluten free and the menu was full of options without being precious... Swordfish special was cooked perfect and simple pesto pasta entree was wonderfully unique. Sat on the porch and setting was beautiful and great service!!...More

Thank delcampbell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for lunch and had burgers, sandwiches and salads. The food was we'll balanced and very fresh. Great to see that some of their food is locally sourced. Very much enjoyed the food. Good service too, very attentive and quick. We sat outside...More

Thank Jurgen F
Reviewed 17 August 2017

It's a busy place so make a reservation or be lucky to find a space, but the food is very good, and the service is also good - nice waitress. You can be inside - with a/c or outside, close to the otter creek enjoying...More

Thank moreiraj17
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This cafe is really nice and the atmosphere is very pleasant next to the river. The service was great and the coffee and sandwiches were delicious.

Thank Kkayne
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My second visit to the Storm Cafe confirmed by impressions from the first - friendly (if sometimes chaotic) staff, lovely setting by the river, well prepared food, and reasonable (for Vermont anyway) prices.

Thank Bruce Y
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Perhaps reservations may help. We waited 25 minutes to sit outside by the river on a lovely day. When we were sat, we were the furthest away from the river, but still outside. Luckily we had a very nice waitress to take away that bit...More

Thank Mgcutter
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had breakfast at the Storm Cafe. Not only was the breakfast excellent but the scenery right at Otter Creek was soothing with the sounds of the falls.

Thank Marie F
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We were driving to Lake Placid, NY and planned our lunch stop in Middlebury VT. Storm Cafe had an interesting lunch menu so gave them a try. The potato garlic soup was excellent and attractive presentation with the 1/2 sandwich I ordered. A great local...More

Thank Fred C
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Nice place, good food, very busy. The bar is minicule and the entire place is not all that big. Service was good and the food was very good. The forgot the cheese on my son's cheeseburger and quickly rectified the problem. Took the 2 year...More

Thank NolaRiceakaCandy
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11 March 2017|
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Response from Dave L | Reviewed this property |
I know the head chef at the Storm Cafe. I contacted him and this he says the menu should be on their webpage. In addition they run specials on the weekend. Let me know if this helps.
25 August 2015|
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Response from btraveling5 | Reviewed this property |
I haven't been for dinner either; check out their web site for menus (the site is very slow to load but it does eventually).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
09:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Mill St, in the Frog Hollow Mill, Middlebury, VT 05753-4445
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Middlebury
  • Phone Number: +1 802-388-1063
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