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“Delicious food, Great Atmosphere” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Fire & Ice

Fire & Ice
26 Seymour St., Middlebury, VT 05753
+1 802-388-7166
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Ranked #6 of 42 Restaurants in Middlebury
Price range: $9 - $36
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.
Sutton, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Delicious food, Great Atmosphere”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

The salad bar is huge, shrimp, large assortment of veggies, chesse, bread. There is an additional charge of $6 for the salad bar, but it's well worth the cost. The Prime rib is the signature dish, Order it, 3 different cuts, English, small, Middlebury, medium cut & King, melt in your mouth delicious. The filet was also melt in your mouth delicious. Had no room for dessert. Old pictures & old stuff - antiques dot the walls, nice

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Springfield, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
“Great service and food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

Although its more than I would spend for a meal, it is a place for special occasions with close friends, and great atmosphere to relax. Waitress was awesome, very accommodating. Recommend the filet mignon and salmon. Very moist!!!!

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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43 reviews 43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Excellent meal”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

One of the tenderest piece of filet I have ever eaten interesting decor and friendly staff a bit of a drive for us but worth the trip

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Bethesda, Maryland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“overpriced and overdone cheesey antique decor”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

Food was good and selection decent
Big salad and bread bar
Kid friendly but bring a paycheck
Waitress was one of those expecting not to have to bring back change
I will try not to return

  • Visited March 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Saratoga Springs, New York
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49 reviews 49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Not as good as it used to be”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

My husband and I have been meeting his parents for dinner here for over 12 years. It has been a while since we were here and I have to say we were a bit disappointed. The service was great but the food was just ok. They used to have a three course special that they no longer have. My filet was good but for the price I would expect better than good. No major complaints but I wasn't wowed like I used to be.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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