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Cliff House Restaurant

5781 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4803
+1 802-253-3000
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (32 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
“fondue” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
5781 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4803
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Wow! It was like a party in our mouth! The salads are fresh and the BBQ ribs are mouth watering and the meat just separate from the bone !!!! And the deserts well let's say this way it is the best finish to your perfect...More

Thank Daniela J
Reviewed 4 April 2017

My daughter had the kids mac and cheese- aswesome! We had fondue for two- very filling and well done. Fabulous views, of course.

Thank HoneyBadger1972
Reviewed 19 February 2017

For decades, the Cliff House has been a fun place for lunch or dinner, and for decades, diners were given a complimentary ticket for the ski lift necessary to reach the restaurant. Since the new owners, AIG, took over, diners must buy a ski lift...More

9  Thank 45CountriesSoFar
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The Cliff House hosts Summit Series Dinners during the winter months; it's a special evening of dining on top of the mountain one evening a month. We were visiting during December and happened to be in Stowe the evening of their Happy Holidays Wine Dinner...More

Thank C-02
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

A very cosy and nice lunch atop the gondola run. Good views of the valley and slopes - and easy to get to. A more special lunch place than the ones below in the valley and it feels like some of the loveli lunch places...More

3  Thank RymnMassand
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

If you are visiting Stowe mountain resort, the restaurant is worth visiting just for the incredible view. Take the over easy gondola to the main gondola (need lift ticket) and up to the Cliff House. It closes at 2:30 so we visited around 12:40 for...More

Thank JMJL23
Reviewed 19 October 2016

It's all about the location. I f you don't want to take a picnic up the gondola this is only restaurant at top of Stowe Resort. Limited menu : salad, soup, a sandwich or two , and a couple apps, and a dessert or two...More

Thank bikinggal123
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Cliff House is best reached by gondola from the base of Stowe Mountain Resort. The ride is a little on the pricey side but once the summit is reached, well worth it. The mountain views breathtaking. Cliff House, part of the gondola station, has...More

2  Thank warren3520
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Staying at the Stowe Mountain Lodge we took the "Over Easy" Gondolier to the main station where you purchased tickets to the top. If you are staying at the lodge be sure and tell them because you get a discount. We picked a perfect sunny...More

1  Thank FLToppsun
Reviewed 29 September 2016

If I could have my druthers of importance fulfilled at a scenic lookout point, those in the title of my review would be it - so a clear five stars for me for Stowe Lodge's Cliff House Restaurant. And the food, though not great, was...More

2  Thank Adan_Lerma
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4 May 2017|
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Response from HoneyBadger1972 | Reviewed this property |
Although...not sure about spring and summer hours... best to call the resort
Vanessa C
2 November 2016|
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Response from warren3520 | Reviewed this property |
Probably best to call Stowe Mountain Resort for the answer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5781 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4803
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: +1 802-253-3000
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