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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” (53 reviews)
“garlic soup” (9 reviews)
“winter salad” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, International, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 Mill St, in the Frog Hollow Mill, Middlebury, VT 05753-4445
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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 3 days ago 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 4 days ago

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 4 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The riverside restaurant is quaint, inviting, and the food is excellent and varied. We had a party of 10 and were served promptly and efficiently. There are no french fries on the menu or ketchup on the tables - this is a place with pizzazz...More

Thank TripMember25102016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have a great selection of great tasting food. I really love the caesar salad which is served with a nice fresh warm roll. The deck outside is nice for viewing the local creek.

Thank msulliv
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped there for a late lunch. Was super excited that they still had a breakfast menu and that there was gluten free options. If you want a drink they also have great cocktail options.

Thank exporer1987
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Questions & Answers
10 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, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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