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Cliff House Restaurant

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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)
“salad” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
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5781 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4803
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11 - 20 of 112 reviews

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

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
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
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The gondola ride up Mansfield and the views from the restaurant make the $$ worth it! The staff are friendly too!

Thank Lolor99
Reviewed 18 September 2016

You can walk up the mountain or take the gondola. There is outdoor seating. The crab cake was really good but the fennel salad was nit etible because it was smoothered in dressing. The ginger carrot soup did not taste homemade as the ginger was...More

Thank Chiili
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I have been up to the Cliff House a zillion times over the years and I still love the views no matter what the season. The only real issue is if you are not an annual pass holder you have to pay the $25 per...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The views are amazing! You can sit and sip on a beer or chard and just take in the breath taking views. Food is average.

Thank Anne M
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Questions & Answers
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
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
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
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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