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Cafe Provence

11 Center St, Brandon, VT 05733-1105
+1 802-247-9997
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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11 Center St, Brandon, VT 05733-1105
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 22 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 16 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 10 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
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We diner here regularly and never have been disappointed. The menu changes daily, but the “standbys” remain on the menu. In addition to a wonderful place to dine, Chef Robert offers cooking classes that are fun, informative, and friendly.

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

It was a surprise to find a restaurant of this quality in this small town, during my road trip! A taste of France inside the restaurant, with the very nice decoration. The service is perfect, nothing to complain about! The food is really good, even...More

Thank Guim P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
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
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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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