The areas surrounding the SHSC lodge has a number of outstanding restaurants.  Maple Soul in Rochester is a favorite of many of our members and is one of the closest to the lodge.  Cafe Provence in Brandon is also superb and a nice place to eat on your way to the lodge.  The Center Street Bar (located below Cafe Provence) is also very good.  Mad Taco in Waitsfield is one of the most popular spots for our members, and one of the best for takeout. American Flatbread at Lareau Farm in Waitsfield is a not-to-be missed spot for outstanding flatbread pizzas.  It gets very crowded, particularly on the weekends.  You need to stop in after 4 PM to reserve a table for the eventing.  They don’t take reservations online or by phone.  Killington has numerous restaurant options with Casey’s Caboose and The Lookout Tavern being two of the most popular with our members.  


Name Location Description Miles from SHSC lodge Distance from SHSC lodge
The Mad Taco Waitsfield We offer exceptionally inspired and creative Latin cuisine. Paired with the finest craft beer around, we use the best local and regional ingredients to create from scratch our not-to-be-missed hot sauces, house-smoked meats and so much more. 18 miles 23 mins
American Flatbread – Lareau Farm Waitsfield All Natural Pizza Baked in a Primitive Wood-Fired Earthen Oven.  Cozy atmosphere, great friendly staff, and the food is AWESOME! The best part is that they use organic and locally farmed ingredients, the way everyone should be eating. Nice variety and something for everyone.  Here, from the union of fire, rock, and the finest all natural ingredients, comes a carefully prepared handmade food that is truly nutritious, light, crisp, flavorful, and wonderfully convenient. This is pizza with integrity. 17 miles 22 mins
The Blue Stone Waitsfield The Blue Stone is central Vermont’s best hand tossed pizza restaurant and grill. We proudly serve as many locally and regionally grown products as we can in all of our restaurants. In addition to having some of the best pizza in the state, you’ll find the best of Vermont craft beer on our draft lists. We proudly support the local beer scene that has become a staple of Vermont dining 17 miles 22 mins
Worthy Burger Too Waitsfield Good burgers and fries with an excellent craft beer selection both draft and bottle/can.  Patrons and bartender both very friendly.  Easy parking as it is in the Mad River Green.  If burger/fries/beer is what you seek and you are in the area, this is the place. 18 miles 23 mins
Hyde Away Tavern Waitsfield The tavern offers a selection of some of the finest micro-brews around served by some of the Valley’s finest bartenders and servers. Enjoy friendly conversation in the warm, relaxed atmosphere. And yes, the floors are a little sloped. It’s all part of the Hyde Away.  A great gathering spot — a great place to meet new friends! 19 miles 25 mins
Mad River Barn Restaurant and Pub Fayston A good place for both Après ski pub food and drinks, as well as a nice dinner out.  Upstairs has the bar, sofas, small tables and large (with benches and chairs), and the atmosphere where you can meet other skiers and talk about your day’s adventures. It is perfect for singles, couples, or even families with kids. There is a big screen tv, shuffleboard and other games.  But know that it may be a bit loud (although not rowdy).  They have a nice selection of locally-brewed beers and a good drink selection.  A good place to visit after skiing Sugarbush or Mad River Glen 20 miles 27 mins
Big Picture Theater and Café Waitsfield We offer home-cooked breakfast lunch and dinner. Dine in our theaters (noted the Coolest in Vermont!) or beer garden. Famous Sunday Brunch. Full bar, featuring local brews and an old-fashioned soda fountain. 18 miles 23 mins
China Fun Waitsfield We are a small family run business serving you and your group a whole smorgasbord of food for great prices you won’t find anywhere else!  Not just for take out.   There are plenty of tables, and the owners very friendly and accommodating.  Very generous portions. Great Place. 17 miles 22 mins
General Starks Pub Waitsfield General Stark’s pub and grill is the bar/restaurant that is housed in the “basebox” at the Mad River Glenn Ski Resort. It’s named after General Stark Mountain, which is the peak that MRG’s legendary single chair ascends.  There are about 14 beers on-tap here, and almost all of it is brewed in VT. There were beers from Switchback, Rock Art and Lawson’s (including Double Sunshine and Fayston Maple). Prices are reasonable; they’re actually the same you would pay for a beer at any bar in the area, which is rare for a resort.  Only open during the ski season. 22 miles 30 mins
Fit to be Thai’d Warren Located in the Sugarbush Inn.  The food we serve is Authentic Thai Cuisine made to order with the freshest ingredients. 16 miles 21 mins
Chez Henri Warren A Parisian Bistro in the Sugarbush Village of Warren, Vermont. Open since 1964, celebrating 50 years of service,  featuring romantic fireplace (for warming the bread), Italian marble bar, 1850’s mirrors, “Speakeasy” booths and Vermont scenes murals.  Only openm during the winter season, 15 miles 21 mins
Rumble’s Bistro & Bar Warren Rumble’s Bistro & Bar serves fresh American cuisine in an approachable fun atmosphere. We continue to use local meats and cheeses from farms like Misty Knoll and the Gaylord and Neill Farms, while also taking advantage of fresh seafood. The menu offers a selection of salads, sandwiches, burgers, steak, chicken and seafood, with vegan and gluten-free options. 15 miles 22 mins
Castlerock Pub (at Sugarbush) Warren Castlerock Pub is the perfect place to take a break during a day of mountain activities and unwind with one of the best beer selections a ski resort can offer.  Beers include local favorites like Lawson’s, Hill Farmstead, Frost, and many others. The better-than-bar-food menu features Vermont Farm-Raised Burgers with Cabot cheddar cheese, Three-Grain Burger, Nachos, daily specials and more.. Only open during the ski season. 15 miles 23 mins
Green Mountain Lounge (at Mt. Ellen – Sugarbush) Warren The Green Mountain Lounge is located on the top floor of the Mt. Ellen Base Lodge.  Featured in Ski Magazine as one of the best Après ski bars in the country, the Green Mountain Lounge offers that classic old school New England bar feel. Enjoy lunch with hand tossed pizza made fresh or popular sandwiches like the House Made Slow Roasted Pulled Pork. Stick around to sample a wide selection of micro brews and cocktails.  Only open during the ski season. 19 miles 27 mins
Maple Soul Rochester We are a farm to table restaurant in the heart of Rochester, Vermont featuring fresh and locally grown food 7 miles 10 mins
Huntington House Inn Restaurant Rochester Chef Vincent Purcell and his fine kitchen staff offer Vermont fresh produce in many of his signature dishes. Wines have been carefully selected from the finest vineyards around the world. Casual elegance in a rural Vermont village. 7.2 miles 10 mins
Doc’s Tavern Rochester Doc’s Tavern, with its “Cheers” like conviviality. has quickly become a favorite of both locals and visitors alike.  Featuring  16 local VT beers on tap, five large screen TV’s, 2 pool tables, music and plenty of  conversation to keep anyone entertained. Or just sit back in one of it’s many cozy booth’s and enjoy a great meal in a relaxed setting.  They offer outdoor seating during the warmer months.  Doc’s is located in the back of the Huntington House Inn Restaurant at the back of the town square in Rochester. 7.2 miles 10 mins
Café Provence Brandon Café Provence in Brandon, Vermont is the perfect spot for a relaxing Sunday brunch or a casual lunch break from an afternoon shopping spree. Enjoy an open-hearth pizza or thick juicy burger after an invigorating day of biking, hiking or skiing, yet elegant enough for an exquisite meal with someone special. Chef Robert Barral and his experienced chefs offer a varied menu featuring ultra-fresh ingredients gathered from local purveyors of meat, cheeses, fruits and vegetables produced right here in Vermont. 25 miles 35 mins
Center Street Bar Brandon Local craft beer on tap, & traditional bar food alongside Chef Robert’s unique French cuisine. Live music every weekend. Vermont Fresh Network member. 25 miles 35 mins
Prohibition Pig Waterbury Prohibition Pig Brewery is located behind our restaurant and features lunch + supper 7 days a week. We fill growlers with any of our house beers. The brewery menu includes street food from Central and South America. The brewery has outdoor seating in the warmer months.  Our Brewery is open daily for food and drink from 12-9pm for take-out and in-person dining. We seat on a first come first serve basis. Parties of 7 or more can make a reservation by calling 802-560-718 31 miles 41 mins
Blackback Pub Waterbury At the Blackback, we are all about the beer.  It is the reason we are here.  We proudly cater to many beer fans from all over the world.  Waterbury VT is the epicenter of beer in the northeast and arguable one of the finest in the nation. We also recognize the important role beer has played in this town’s recent history .  From beer comes life and vitality which celebrates our localvore farm to plate business model. 31 miles 41 mins
Lookout Tavern Killington The Lookout Tavern has long been Killington’s “go to” spot for casual and fun dining and a welcoming, energy filled bar. We offer creative and classic fare,  the best wings in Vermont, ice cold craft beer, specialty cocktails, and we are committed to providing an exceptional service experience for all of Killington’s visitors and locals. 29 miles 40 mins
Casey’s Caboose Killington Not fine dining, great dining. Local cuisine, American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options. 28 miles 38 mins
McGrath’s Irish Pub Killington McGrath’s Irish Pub at the Inn at Long Trail in Killington is the area’s first and foremost Irish pub.  Run like a true family pub in Ireland, everybody is welcome, Grandkids to Grandparents. Libations include the state’s largest selection of Irish Whiskies.  The Irish pub boasts three real dart boards and a large screen TV for sports. 28 miles 37 mins
The Garlic Killington The Garlic is a casually sophisticated upstyle Italian roadhouse with an ambiance and menu reminiscent of the Tuscan countryside. 28 miles 38 mins
The Foundry at Summit Pond Killington American cuisine.  Vegetarian friendly, vegan options, gluten free options.  The food is incredible and I’m so impressed with the new menu items! The shrimp and crab cakes are the best I’ve ever had, and you can’t beat a Foundry steak. They have the best wine list, it rivals that of a big city restaurant. The location is beautiful too and the staff is very friendly and helpful. 28 miles 38 mins
Birch Ridge Inn Killington At the Birch Ridge Inn, you can dine in an intimate restaurant, or at the bar in the Great Room Lounge. Birch Ridge specializes in cuisine that is a fusion of American and Continental styles. The predominate style features roasted, sautéed, and grilled selections with savory sauces. A new menu is prepared weekly, based upon available ingredients from the market. 29 miles 40 mins
Sushi Yoshi Killington AMAZING SUSHI
Rock ‘n roll your way in to try some of our amazing sushi! We offer traditional rolls and Chef Special Creations. We have a wide selection to choose from!  FAMILY FRIENDLY
What’s better than dinner and a show? At Sushi Yoshi, we have fun for the whole family. Kid’s can enjoy smaller portions available on our Children’s Hibachi Menu.  CRAFT BEER
Come visit Killington’s only Vermont Craft Beer Garden! Sushi Yoshi has a talented team of excellent bartenders that can whip up whatever you have a taste for.
28 miles 38 mins
Wobbly Barn Steakhouse Killington

Since opening our doors in 1963, the Wobbly Barn has raised the standard of excellence for steakhouses and nightclubs in Killington to a whole new level, winning awards for outstanding food and après in the northeast.

Our well-known, distinguished dining is the trademark of the Wobbly Barn. As our name implies, our restaurant was created by collecting pieces of barns from across New England, ten in total and we feature the finest beef, enhanced by a tempting variety of chops, entrees, seafood and our world famous soup, salad and fresh bread bar. Plus, our celebrated nightclub boasts the best live entertainment, parties and dancing on the mountain.

29 miles 39 mins
Charity’s 1887 Saloon Killington A saloon inspired eatery boasting over a century of history! Home to Charity’s world-famous French onion soup, craft beer and cocktails, tacos, and our new Smash Burgers. It’s no wonder all trails lead to Charity’s.  Serving Killington’s best Steak, Seafood, Pasta, Salads, BBQ Ribs, Wings, Soft Taco’s, Burgers, and famous French Onion Soup for almost 50 Years !! 29 miles 39 mins
Mogul’s Sports Pub & Restaurant Killington We offer the delicious food you would expect from an awesome sports pub! American (New), American (Traditional), Barbeque, Ribs, Burgers, Pizza, Sandwiches, Salads, Steaks, Gyros, a Kids’ Menu and more.  We have live entertainment every weekend with some of the best musicians in the Killington Area. We also host great events and parties, from Winter Olympics, to DJ Dance parties, to Turkey Bowling & more!! 29 miles 39 mins
Hops on the Hill Killington Hops on the Hill was created by two Vermonters who had a vision to show everyone on Killington a true Vermont experience.  Cozy cool atmosphere, live music, creative pub fare and of course the unbelievable craft beer that our state and region has become world renown for.  Only open for ski season. 30 miles 41 mins
O’Dwyers Public House Killington Located in the Summit Lodge at Killington.  Join us at the Public House after a long day on the trails to share a few appetizers and drinks with friends or grab some dinner off our new pub menu. Live entertainment Friday through Sunday, 30 miles 41 mins
Peppino’s Ristorante Italiano Killington Classic Italian Cuisine, Old World tradition.  Only open for the ski season. 30 miles 41 mins
Lunch Places        
The Warren Store Warren Mention The Warren Store and watch people’s faces light up. Our fans come here from everywhere to eat at a Deli that turns local ingredients into legendary meals. They can’t say enough about the fresh bread, pastries and other delights from our Bakery. Or about our unrivaled selection of craft beer and wine. 13 miles 17 mins
Canteen Creemee Company Waitsfield Classic Creemees – Ice Cream Creations, Fried Chicken – Burgers & More 18 miles 23 mins
Village Grocery & Deli Waitsfield Breakfast and Lunch – specializing in sandwiches, breakfast sandwiches, hot food like curry chicken, massive beer selection 18 miles 24 mins
Liquid Art Eatery & Coffeehouse Killington While you enjoy your beverage and/or something to munch on, take-in the local artwork and browse through our many pieces of arts and crafts that are for sale. Our award-winning chili will keep you coming back for more, along with our amazing Firetini and Espresso Martinis that we are famous for. 28 miles 39 mins