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Cliff House Restaurant

) #34 of 65 Restaurants in Stowe €€ - €€€ American
5781 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4803
+1 802-253-3000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (29 reviews)
“fondue” (6 reviews)
“falafel” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
€€ - €€€
5781 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4803
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

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 18 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

5  Thank 45CountriesSoFar
Reviewed 9 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 28 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

2  Thank RymnMassand
Reviewed 21 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 18 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

1  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

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
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

There is one problem with this restaurant assuming you do not want to hike a few miles to get there. You have to take a gondola ride up to it. The cost for three people exceeded $80 ( anyone five or under is free so...More

1  Thank AnywhereButNJ
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Would this be a good choice for a romantic dinner? What are the hours?
3 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
Do they serve Christmas Day dinner?
1 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
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, 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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