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, VT 05753

(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, Middlebury, VT 05753

(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, VT 05753

(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, VT 05753

(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.

Otter Creek Bakery

14 College Street, Middlebury, VT 05753

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.

Rough Cut

51 Main Street, Middlebury, VT 05753

(802) 458-8972 | Website

Rough Cut’s everyday menu highlights the best of different barbecue regions and southern food. Ride a bull, grab a quick bite and try a new beer or bourbon!

Jessica’s at Swift House Inn

86 Main Street, Middlebury, VT 05753

(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, VT 05753

(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.


1 Washington Street, Middlebury, VT 05753

(802) 458-8134 | Website

A teamwork between chefs Dustin Simmons and David Laferriere-Hall and creative manager Jennifer Sabourin, Coriander capitalizes upon nourishing ingredients to create intelligent local fare. Styled like classic modern Vermont, we encourage you to feel at home with us as you sip on the classic rhythms of a crisp white or bold red and enjoy flavorful farm-to-table American fusion.

The Lobby

7 Bakery Lane, Middlebury, VT 05753

(802) 989-7463 | Website

The Lobby is a fun restaurant & bar on Bakery Lane in downtown Middlebury. With an unusual and interesting decor, The Lobby serves eclectic local fare from Vermont artisans and many vegetarian options, too.

The Storm Cafe

3 Mill Street, Middlebury, VT 05753

(802) 388-1063 | Website

The Storm Café offers an innovative American cuisine changing seasonally using fresh local ingredients. Peruse the lunch and dinner menus to pair with the Storm’s exquisite wine and beverage lists.

Sabai Sabai Thai Cusine

22 Merchants Row, Middlebury, VT 05753

(802) 989-7376 | Website

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

Mister Up’s Restaurant

25 Bakery Lane, Middlebury, VT 05753

(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, VT 05753

(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, Middlebury, VT 05753

(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.

Stone Leaf Tea House

111 Maple Street, Middlebury, VT 05753

(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.

Taste of India

1 Bakery Lane, Middlebury, VT 05753

(802) 388-4856

Delicious, authentic Indian food located in downtown Middlebury.

Fire & Ice

26 Seymour Street, Middlebury, VT 05753

(802) 388-7166 | Website

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

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