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Matterhorn Restaurant

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American, Bar, Pizza, Sushi, Pub, Gastropub
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4969 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT 05672-4805
(802) 253-8198
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5:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 am - 12:00 am
Tue - Fri 5:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 67
    Excellent
  • 59
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Steered here by locals

I was going to a concert at nearby Spruce Peak on a perfect day. Saw some locals sitting out in sun at Harvest Market and asked for a tip. "Go to Matterhorn, sit on the back deck on the water, grab a burger and beer, or the Sushi - it's valid!" Got there, sat outside next to stream. Chatted... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
Mike R
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Shelburne, Vermont
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
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Farmington, CT
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

This is my personal favorite restaurant at Stowe. I have been coming here for years. This place has such a great selection of different food and their sushi is excellent.

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8 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We were here with another couple who visited vermont last year and recommend it. The place was not busy, only about 15 people in the whole place and most of them were at the bar. We immediately had an attitude from our server who didn't understand why we switched from the table thay was wobbly to a booth. Now, we... More 

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Stowe, Vermont
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46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Sit in a booth by the river when you go to the Matterhorn for dinner. It is so beautiful to watch the snow fall on the river. The food is great and the atmosphere, so Stowe. Sushi is not served on Mon or Tues. so I had a delicious pesto chicken and red pepper pizza. Service was ok. Prices are... More 

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Shelburne, Vermont
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125 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

I was going to a concert at nearby Spruce Peak on a perfect day. Saw some locals sitting out in sun at Harvest Market and asked for a tip. "Go to Matterhorn, sit on the back deck on the water, grab a burger and beer, or the Sushi - it's valid!" Got there, sat outside next to stream. Chatted briefly... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Came on a recommendation from locals for apres ski! It was a solid choice! It was a great party atmosphere at 4 in the afternoon and the food was surprisingly good. Better than your typical pub fair by a long shot!

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Boston
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Apparently it isn't normally very quiet, but it was on this Sunday evening of Memorial Day weekend. The service was exceptional and food very good. It's not fancy but the fish tacos, salads, lobster mac and cheese, burger and pizza ordered by our group of five adults and three kids suited us well. Positives: pool tables and a few video... More 

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East Syracuse, New York
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We go every season. Good selection of wood-fired Pizza, and plenty of beer to wash it down with. Not much on boutique ambiance, but who wants that at a slope side tavern?

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Boston, Massachusetts
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

A great place to wind down after a long day. Food was excellent, lots of great beers and beverages, staff very friendly, pool tables and TV's to watch the game all in a very rustic setting. Fantastic location overlooking the river with an outdoor area for better viewing. Would definitely recommend to anybody in the Stowe area. A+

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NH
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143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,136 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We showed up at the front desk and a server called from across the room, “sit anywhere.” Our server promptly brought over menus and took our drink order. After she delivered our drinks, she disappeared and never returned. We noticed her futzing around at the kitchen window pass-through with the food frequently, but she totally ignored us for the rest... More 

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New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Love the Matterhorn for lunch or dinner. The location is great. I love to sit in the room overlooking the river. The main room also hosts live music often, and there is a good sized bar. The sushi and dumplings are my go-to here, but they also have a variety of other good food options. The service, like many places... More 

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Additional Information about Matterhorn Restaurant

Address: 4969 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT 05672-4805
Phone Number: (802) 253-8198
Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 5:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 5:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: American, Bar, Pizza, Sushi, Pub, Gastropub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4969 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT 05672-4805
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: (802) 253-8198

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Bar, Pizza, Sushi, Pub, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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stowe vt

Hi Neil, It is undeniable that The Matterhorn has one of the top sushi chefs in the Northeast. He graduated from The South Korean Traditional cooking school and improved his sushi skills working in Japan, Russia, Germany and The UAE. He was the top sushi chef at Neta's ( rival of Nobu's) in NYC when we hired him. Obviously a chef of his skills will only work in a profeshional kitchen with top ingredients. Our pizzas are made from scratch and cooked in a wood fired oven the way they do it in Italy. We wouldn't even consider a convection oven. Our wings might be the best in the USA. Our steaks and burgers are all angus beef. My wife personally expedited all the food yesterday which feed over 600 customers. None of it took longer than 25 minutes. Our servers are the most highly paid in Stowe so we get the cream of the crop. I have owned The Matterhorn 17 years and we have always had a modest cover charge whenever we have a full band. We have a season pass to our live entertainment which costs $25 so that you will not have to pay any cover charges. We believe that establishments that don't charge covers for full bands or give away food are really just pleading to get customers in and embarrass themselves in our business community. . We have Greg Allman's son Michael performing here on Jan 16th along with Grammy award wining Charles Neville and award winning guitartist Jeff Pitchell. I can assure you that my wife and I couldn't be more proud of how The Matterhorn has evolved and of all the great people that frequent it. We find your comments both unfounded and hurtful.

6 months ago

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