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The Big Picture Theater & Cafe

48 Carroll Rd, Waitsfield, VT 05673-4408
+1 802-496-8994
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Quirky concept with Great food and great vibes.

The food stars at this quirky restaurant/movie theater/movie memorabilia museum. Every dish I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Los Angeles, California
Best bagel and lox EVER!

What a fun place. Charming, funky environment. Great energy for a Sunday brunch. As a New... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Marsha R
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  • Average11%
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48 Carroll Rd, Waitsfield, VT 05673-4408
+1 802-496-8994
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food stars at this quirky restaurant/movie theater/movie memorabilia museum. Every dish I had here over a couple of weeks was delish. Served quickly and hot, breakfasts and lunches were fresh, filling, and fun. The staff was communicative and dedicated. I brought friends and relatives,...More

Thank valtraveler10
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

What a fun place. Charming, funky environment. Great energy for a Sunday brunch. As a New Yorker, I am a devotee of bagels and lox with the works. Not only was the portion generous, the smoked salmon was the best I ever had. Wait staff...More

1  Thank Marsha R
Reviewed 11 April 2017

You can go to the bar and get a great beer on tap, eat really good popcorn with extra butter and then go and sit is a cozy couch or movie seat and see a film. Before or after (or during) you can have dinner...More

Thank 37enidw
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This place is awesome. There is jazz on thursdays, and apart from the singer, they are really good. The movies take a while to reach this place; had to wait 3 weeks to see La La Land here. There are regular events, some for kids,...More

Thank Lucio C
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The Mountaintop Film Festival is going on right now and Claudia the owner of this awesome establishment has brought intellectually stimulating and international films to commemorate the Martin Luther King holiday... recognizing the theme of civil rights ... be it American or international. In this...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Might be only movie theater you ever go to with dirt parking lot, back row of velvet love seats with pull up tables so you can eat a meal or have a beer that you can order from the attached cafe that has great menu,...More

Thank eric s
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This was our first stop in Vermont and it was a great first impression. Delicious! - the tofu/risotto was incredible, steak tacos very good and the kids loved the grilled cheese and hot dog. Very large drinks.

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 27 September 2016

While staying in the Mad River Valley we came here for a meal and enjoyed both the food and the local musicians. It was good enough that we went back the next day for their jazz night plus some huge slabs of cake. Highly recommend...More

Thank Kevin H
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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Great find recommended by our hotel. The pancakes were fluffy and served with real maple syrup (huge portions so we left with a to go container). Our server recommend the special and we agreed, it was fabulous. The donuts were yummy...combo cake and raised with...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We went for the movies and were surprised by the quality of food at the cafe. Locally sourced and well-prepared We tried the hamburger and homemade ravioli, washed down with cans of Heady Topper. We'd go back just to dine!

Thank Jennifer U
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