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Fire & Ice

26 Seymour St., Middlebury, VT 05753
+1 802-388-7166
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Ranked #7 of 41 Restaurants in Middlebury
Price range: $9 - $36
Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Since 1974, Vermont's Most Beautiful Restaurant & Pub has been specializing in slow roasted prime rib, hand-cut steaks, homemade mashed potatoes and live lobster. Chef's specials daily. Extensive salad bar with 50+ items, including peel & eat shrimp, Cabot cheddar cheese, Baba A Louis breads, homemade carrot cake and free Monument Farms milk (try the chocolate!). We offer 9 different dining areas, each with its own unique theme. Families are always welcome-ask about our children's theater area. The Big Moose Pub opens at 4:30, the dining rooms at 5pm, daily. We do serve lunch, but only on Friday & Saturday (beginning at noon) and Sunday (starting at 1pm). Reservations appreciated.
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Phoenix
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111 reviews 111 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

I like to allow a few days to pass before I review a business. As for Fire and Ice (FI), this is what I did. Upon entering you have to admire the work that has gone in to decorating this place. It is quite extensive, unique, and must be very expensive for upkeep. We were in during a weeknight in... More

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Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

Very different and unique atmosphere. The food and service were equally good. The prime rib, steak, and twice baked potatoes were very good.

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New England
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This place is wonderful! I have been here many times and also with large groups. Whether you are just a couple looking for a quiet dinner or a large group of friends looking to celebrate, Fire and Ice is the place! The service is friendly and attentive. The salad bar is Amazing!! But don't fill up on the salad bar... More

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Stony Creek, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If you are looking for a wonderful Vermont ambiance in a restaurant that is authentically designed with the history of Middlebury from the early 1900's you will find it at Fire and Ice. Very interesting photos and memorabilia from the Middlebury College. Elegantly designed with rustic barnwood, on different levels with many very private romantic booths. A old nostalgic wooden... More

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North Port, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

While visiting Middlebury, we dinned with brother in law, and niece. This was our first time here at this restaurant. I must say we were very very impressed, not only by the service, the great dinner we had, but certainly the inside of the restaurant itself. When visiting Middlebury, this place is the place to enjoy a great meal, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We just finished a wonderful meal here. All 5 of us had scallops, followed by strawberry cheese cake. We will definitely be back on our next trip up from NJ.

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Lecatno, Fl
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115 reviews 115 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

There were five us, and we all had salad bar followed by a meal of scallops, salmon and steak. The service was very good and the meal was also excellent. My niece said they have the best chocolate milk for miles. This is the third year we have eaten there and plan on returning there next year.

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Saint Albans, Vermont
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Plenty to look at with all the little nooks and crannies and the decorations. Food is great and the salad bar well above average. They also offer a bread bar.

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Hamilton, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This place was recommended to us by a local we met at the Morgan Horse farm. Service and food were great. They had a buffet, but we ordered off of the menu. We were told by our waitress that we could go up to the buffet to get milk, fresh bread ( several kinds ) and cheese as often as... More

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near Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Food is of very low quality. Ate there last night and got sick after returning most of my food uneaten. Totally gross. Prime Rib seemed to be orange (red dye?), salad bar bread was stale. Worst meal i've had in years.

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