With a diverse mix of restaurants, cafes, coffee and tea havens, and bakeries, all within easy walking distance of our screening venues, Middlebury offers MNFF attendees plenty of opportunities to grab and go or sit and schmooze.

Marquis Theater Cafe

65 Main Street, Middlebury

(802) 388-4841 | Website

Enjoy amazing Southwestern food and hand crafted cocktails in our cafe, or take our food & drink into the theater while you enjoy a movie! The Marquis Cafe is proud to offer festival pass holders 15% off during MNFF. Open daily at 12pm each day of the Festival.

American Flatbread

137 Maple Street, Marble Works, Middlebury

(802) 388-3300 | Website

Experience fire-side dining and good food fresh from the earthen oven. Along with salads & desserts, all natural beverages, wines, and microbrews, the restaurant offers all-natural flatbread pizzas featuring Addison County- and Vermont-raised ingredients. Be sure to come down to Marble Works for the MNFF SATURDAY NIGHT PARTY 8/26 @ 9:15! Free for Passholders. All others welcome $20 at the door.

Two Brothers Tavern

86 Main Street, Middlebury

(802) 388-0002 | Website

Two Brothers Tavern is located in the heart of Middlebury. Enjoy upscale Vermont-inspired comfort fare in the charismatic tavern, cozy dining room or lower-level lounge.


86 Main Street, Middlebury

(802) 989-7351 | Website

Notte (pronounced  [no·tay], the Italian word for ‘night’), is a family-friendly pizzeria featuring traditional antipasti, insalate and pizzas made in the classic Neapolitan style.

The Arcadian

7 Bakery Lane, Middlebury

(802) 989-7026 | Website

Middlebury’s latest dining addition, The Arcadian is an Italian restaurant celebrating homemade pasta and fresh seafood through the bounty of Vermont. The restaurant is also home to the Haymaker Bun Company, offering morning buns and other pastries, espresso, drip coffee, and a Sunday family meal.

Evolution Kitchen

68 South Pleasant Street
Next to Town Hall Theater

(703) 819-7891 | Website

Evolution Kitchen is a food bus featuring a rotating series of Vermont chefs and cuisines, located next to Town Hall Theater. The bus will offer four delicious and distinctly different lunch offerings each day of MNFF5.

THU 8/22  |  11:30am-2pm  |  Mediterranean
FRI 8/23 |  11:30am-2pm |  Mexican
SAT 8/24 |  11:30am-2pm |  Ethiopian
SUN 8/25 |  9am-2pm |  Pastries & British Gastropub

Otter Creek Bakery

14 College Street, Middlebury

802-388-3371 | Website

Downtown Middlebury’s Otter Creek Bakery offers a variety of fresh-baked sweets, delicious sandwiches, and drinks that can be grabbed to-go or enjoyed in their outdoor seating area.

Jessica’s at Swift House Inn

86 Main Street, Middlebury

(802) 388-9925 | Website

Jessica’s offers casual summer dining in a lovely setting, either inside or on the deck.  The menu features local products and is complemented by an award winning wine list.

Morgan’s Tavern

14 Court Square, Middlebury

(802) 388-4961 | Website

Whether dining inside or on the great wraparound porch at Morgan’s Tavern at the Middlebury Inn, enjoy the benefits of well prepared, locally sourced fresh food from dedicated small farmers, artisan cheese makers and specialty meat suppliers.

Sabai Sabai Thai Cusine

22 Merchants Row, Middlebury

(802) 989-7376 | Website

Comfortable, relaxed, and easy going, Sabai Sabai offers authentic Thai cuisine in downtown Middlebury.

Middlebury Bagel and Delicatessen

11 Washington Street, Middlebury

(802) 388-7166 | Website

The go-to place in Middlebury for fresh bagels and donuts along with egg dishes and sandwiches. Cash only.

Middlebury Natural Food Co-op

9 Washington Street, Middlebury

(802) 388-7166 | Website

The Middlebury Natural Foods Cooperative is a democratic, member-owned cooperative committed to providing healthy, competitively priced foods.  Soups, sandwiches, prepared food, baked goods, beverages and much more is available to on-the-go Festival attendees.

Mister Up’s Restaurant

25 Bakery Lane, Middlebury

(802) 388-6724 | Website

Located on picturesque Otter Creek in Middlebury, Mr. Up’s offers casual dining in a great setting. The restaurant offers nightly specials as well as seasonal specials and a large salad bar.

Shafer’s Market & Deli

54 College Street, Middlebury

(802) 388-6408 | Website

A lively local gathering place, Shafer’s Market & Deli offers a wide variety of items throughout the day, including omelets, wraps, paninis, salads and wood-fired brick oven pizza. Shafer’s also features creemies and Hershey’s premium ice cream at a walk up window.

Noonie’s Deli

137 Maple Street, Marble Works Middlebury

(802) 388-0014 | Website

Noonie’s offers sandwiches on fresh, homemade bread as well as delicious soups, salads, and baked goods. Conveniently located in the historic Marble Works District in Middlebury.

Taste of India

1 Bakery Lane, Middlebury

(802) 388-4856

Delicious, authentic Indian food located in downtown Middlebury.


20 1/2 Seymour Street, Middlebury

(802) 388-3883 | Website

Rice is a casual spot that offers a wide array of authentic Chinese, Thai and Malaysian Food, such as Vegetable Delight, Hunan Beef, Pu Pu Platter, Pineapple Fried Rice, Ginger Pork with String Beans, etc.

Fire & Ice

26 Seymour Street, Middlebury

(802) 388-7166 | Website

A Middlebury landmark since 1974, Fire & Ice offers a wide variety of menu items in a distinctive decor.

Vermont Coffee Company Cafe

1197 Exchange Street # 3, Middlebury

(802) 388-7166 | Website

Adjoining the Vermont Coffee Company’s busy production space, the Cafe offers fresh-roasted brew and espresso drinks, simple breakfast and lunch items and grab ‘n go items, plus free WiFi.

Stone Leaf Tea House

111 Maple Street, Marble Works, Middlebury

(802) 458-0460 | Website

Stone Leaf Tea House offers hand-selected teas from China, Japan, Taiwan, India, and Nepal. Located in the historic Marble Works District of Middlebury.

Royal Oak Coffee

30 Seymour Street, Middlebury

(802) 388-7166 | Website

Middlebury’s newest addition to the in-town artisanal beverage scene, Royal Oak Coffee offers a range of coffee blends and specialty brews for the true coffee lover.

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