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Storm Cafe

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French, American, Eclectic
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3 Mill Street, (in the Frog Hollow Mill), Middlebury, VT 05753
802-388-1063
Today
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 81
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A taste treat

When I want to do something special, this is the place I eat. Every taste is delicious. Soups. Desserts. Main meal. It is not the place for a private conversation, though. Tables are very close together.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Dukha
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Middlebury, Vermont
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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131 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Middlebury, Vermont
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

When I want to do something special, this is the place I eat. Every taste is delicious. Soups. Desserts. Main meal. It is not the place for a private conversation, though. Tables are very close together.

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Calgary, Canada
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122 reviews 122 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I visited the Storm Cafe for lunch last summer while en route to the Berkshires. After descending a steep hill to the quaint Frog Hollow Mill, we were escorted to a lovely table on the patio overlooking Otter Creek. As it was a hot day, two of the three members in our party opted for salads. The house hummus was... More 

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Mount Airy, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This is a charming little cafe. The food was wonderful. The roasted garlic and potatoes soup is absolutely delicious. My daughter is gluten free and there was plenty for her to choose from. We went for lunch and the service was excellent. The female service was very friendly. We had quiche, salads, sandwiches, and specials and everyone loved the food.... More 

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We were here during Columbus Day week for dinner, and we were able to eat outside in the tented area. It's very pretty out there next to the river and decorated with little white lights. The food was good, but, to me, not exceptional. Actually, I had the fall salad which was great. The entrees were just ok. I wanted... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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55 reviews 55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Some reviews complained about the service. We were here on a busy Middlebury weekend and everything was excellent. I liked it all, From the hot local cider, to the hearty soup, tasty sandwiches, local beers, and one of the best banana cream pies I have ever tasted. Good value in a simple setting.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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72 reviews 72 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Quaint location...visiting granddaughter at college...excellent menu choices...reasonably priced...very good food

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

I had lunch with two friends. All the tables outside were taken so we were seated indoors. When we asked if we could move outside when a table opened up, the hostess said "No". Not very accommodating.

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Livingston, Montana
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We were passing thru Middlebury on our way to Stowe and went to their farmers market and walked around town. Decided to have lunch here and were very pleasantly surprised by the Storm Cafe. We ate a very nice lunch on the patio overlooking the river, service was good and not hurried even though they were very busy. There was... More 

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Illinois
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113 reviews 113 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I loved this place and the atmosphere was charming. We sat inside and it was intimate and romantic. Great food and the server was so nice. I'd come back here again.

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Hernando, Florida
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62 reviews 62 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We had the best time at their lobster bake. All cooked perfectly. The potatoes, corn on the cob, steamers, mussels and lobster. We were so glad we stopped in, we had a great time with views of the river. Yum!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3 Mill Street, (in the Frog Hollow Mill), Middlebury, VT 05753
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Middlebury
  • Phone Number: 802-388-1063

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, American, Eclectic

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?