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195 Mountain Top Road, Chittenden, VT 05737
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Solid and tasty brunch.

Varied brunch with typical fare such as eggs, bacon, pancakes, sausage, muffins and scones.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2012
Michele H
St. James, NY
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Astoria, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

An Award Winning menu, and friendly service make this a must go for classic dining. A little costly, but really worth it. Food is very regional-oriented.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

The service was awesome and the waitresses were extremely friendly! The food was great and it was pretty fun to eat there!

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mtntopinn195, General Manager at Highlands Dining Room, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent dining experience in The Highlands Dining Room at The Mountain Top Inn & Resort. We appreciate that you shared your positive comments with others. Please come back and dine with us again soon! Khele T. Sparks General Manager More 

Rutland, Vermont
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65 reviews 65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We were actually seated in the Tavern. We were a party of 6, it took one hour and 15 minutes for our plates to arrive. I had elk, which I ordered rare, received two small slices medium and one slice which was actually from another piece of meat, was more then well done! It looked like a leftover piece of... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
20 reviews 20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We recently went to the Mountain Top Inn for a birthday party. The dining room had amazing views of the mountains and was very rustic/classy. The service was also pretty good even with the large group of people we had in our party. The drinks were average, though cocktails were a bit spendy . Good beer on tap, though I... More 

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110 reviews 110 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

Wonderful & magical surroundings! We found this place by accident. Hungry after kajaking on Chittenden Dam - wow what a find! So cute, yummy and fun. Great staff and really friendly. We will be back!!!

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Assisi, Italy
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

Upon arrival we were asked to sit in the "game room" section of the dining area with a limited view of the lake despite the fact that 90% of the restaurant with a panoramic view was open. The hostess seemed very annoyed when we asked to change locations prior to being seated. Enter our waitress who did not even welcome... More 

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Mendon, Vermont
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172 reviews 172 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

The restaurant is in the main building of the inn and is decorated in a hunting lodge like theme. The views of the Green Mountains and lakes from the restaurant are breathtaking. For appetizers, our party had the crab cakes and the cheese platter, both of which were perfectly presented and delicious. For our main course, our party had the... More 

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Buffalo, NY
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90 reviews 90 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Planned our anniversary dinner well in advance at this Mountain Top resort near Killington Mountain in the midst of Vermont's Green Mountains. With outdoor seating on a gorgeous evening, overlooking a lake, with a panoramic view of surrounding mountains, dining among diverse family groups and couples, plus hummingbirds zipping all about, we couldn't have asked for a more romantic setting.... More 

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Stratford, Connecticut
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

We enjoyed 2 lunches and one dinner. Try the curry oysters! The scallops were also excellent and delicious!

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St. James, NY
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39 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

Varied brunch with typical fare such as eggs, bacon, pancakes, sausage, muffins and scones.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 195 Mountain Top Road, Chittenden, VT 05737
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Chittenden
  • Phone Number: 800.445.2100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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