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Smugglers' Notch Resort Dining

Restaurants, Eateries & Snack Stops


From casual American fare in a relaxed atmosphere to gathering places for fabulous food, fun and drinks, rest assured that Smugglers' can provide the dining experience you and your family want.

Hearth & Candle

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Enjoy the Hearth & Candle’s cozy atmosphere for casual family dinners, or quiet white-tablecloth dining for adults only in the Birch Room. Our complete dinner menu features steaks, chicken, fresh fish and seafood. We serve local organically grown vegetables and salads, and we'll tempt you with a delicious selection of homemade desserts.

"The Hearth & Candle was an unexpected and delightful treat for my husband and I." — Robin from Northbrook, IL
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A full-service bar and extensive wine list will complement your dining experience or you can relax with a cocktail at our cozy bar.

We’re located right in the heart of Smugglers’ Village - the whole family is invited and we have a complete children’s menu, too. Plus, kids 12 & under eat for FREE with a paying adult!

Click here for a sample of the different menus that the Hearth has to offer.

Daily 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Reservations Recommended (802)644-1260

The Hearth & Candle's popular cooking classes are back
for Summer 2013!

Learn how to prepare fresh pasta, zesty rubs for grilling, refreshing liquor infusions, and more ... the Hearth's New England Culinary Institute-trained chefs guide you through a fun culinary learning experience! Read more
Morse Mountain Grille

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The Morse Mountain Grille in the Resort Village has it all: breakfast, lunch, cocktails, and dinner. Breakfast mountainside is a morning favorite with bountiful selections of pancakes, signature French toast, meats, baked goods, fruits and omelets.Lunch includes appetizers and a wide selection of sandwiches, soups, entré salads, specialty grilled pizzas and burgers. Enjoy a family-pleasing dinner menu until 9:00 pm. Our dining experience is fun and relaxed all Summer, with entertainment by Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate, Mogul Mouse and Billy Bob Bear, along with Marko the Magician. And, if you'd like to keep having fun without stopping, we'll even make your meal selections to go -- just call ahead with your order; then pick them up and go!

Breakfast, daily 8:00 am - 10:30 am
Lunch, daily 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Dinner, daily 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Special Appearances
Tuesday, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm — Marko's Tableside Magic
Marko goes table to table performing magic while you dine.

Wednesday, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm —
Friendly Pirate Dinner
Welcome aboard me hearties for helpings of buccaneer ballads, silly chanteys, jaunty jigs, and jolly jokes. Hosted by the Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate.

Friday, 8:00 am - 10:00 am — Friendly Pirate Breakfast RRR me buckos! Enjoy a hearty Morse Mountain Grille breakfast with a side of pirate songs, dances, and jokes. Hosted by the Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate.
NOTE: moves from Friday, July 4th to Thursday, July 3rd, and from Friday, August 8th to Thursday, August 7th.

The Pub at The Mountain Grille
With a great fieldstone fireplace and 3 televisions it is a popular place to meet. Whether you come in to enjoy spectacular views of the mountain, hot or cold signature drinks, one of our fine wines by the glass or bottle, a brew from our beer collection, or a selection from our new Pub Menu, you are sure to leave happy.

Daily 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Take Out Orders accepted.
(802)644-1247

Click on the different menus below to check out all the Morse Mountain Grille has to offer.
Breakfast menu
Lunch Menu
Dinner menu

Chocolate Tasting
You already know how to eat chocolate — now learn how to TASTE it! Your Chocolate Adventure starts with a brief history, from the Aztecs to the modern chocolate bar, including how chocolate is made. Then, the chocolate tasting begins with a variety of milk, dark and other delectable Lake Champlain Chocolates. Come find out the complexities of this ancient and mysterious delicacy. Wednesday, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm in the Morse Mountain Grille, $18 per adult, $10 per child 13 & under, when accompanied by an adult. A glass of wine is included for adults 21 & older.

Wireless internet service is available for a fee in this location. If you have established an account, you can use the same username and password at any location in the Resort.
Riga-Bello's

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A taste of Italy in Northern Vermont! Pizzas with traditional toppings as well as combinations unique to Smugglers'... try the Doc Dempsey, topped with green peppers, mushrooms, red onions, broccoli, black olives and sliced tomatoes. We also serve calzones, pasta dishes, meatball subs, salads and more. We're centrally located right in the Village Lodge next door to Ben & Jerry's Scoop Shop and the Green Mountain Deli -- just steps from all your activities and fun. Order ahead and we'll have your take-out ready for pick-up!

Daily 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm; Dine-In or Take-Out. Main Floor of Village Lodge (802)644-1142

Click here for a sample of our menu.

Special Appearance
Mogul Mouse & Billy Bob Bear's Pizza Party with special guest Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate.
Hugs, high fours, hook shakes, posing for pictures, and pizza! Fridays from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm.
NOTE: replaced by other events on Friday, July 4th

Wireless internet service is available for a fee in this location. If you have established an account, you can use the same username and password at any location in the Resort.
Green Mountain Deli

Enjoy the Green Mountain Deli's freshly made burgers, sandwiches, wraps and salads, plus soups, vegetarian options and specials daily, as well as awesome fries. Complete your meal with a cookie, muffin or pie. Special occasion cakes are madeto order with 24 hours notice. The Deli is located in the Village Lodge.

Daily, Lunch from 10:30 am - 4:00 pm.
(802)644-1141


Ben & Jerry's Scoop Shop


You can't come to Vermont without eating Ben & Jerry's ice cream! Vermont's Finest Ice Cream is scooping more than 15 different flavors this Summer at Smuggs. Enjoy this premium ice cream in a giant waffle cone, shake, or sundae. Try our low-fat combinations or one of our sorbets. You can't miss the Scoop Shop located downstairs in the Village Lodge.

Daily 12:00 Noon - 10:00 pm.

Mountainside Cabana

The Mountainside Cabana allows you to maximize your sunning time by offering a selection of goodies at the Moutainside Pool. Select your favorite frozen fruit cocktails or mocktails from our full-service bar area. Lite-fare menu items are also available together with snacks & candy. Make the Mountainside Cabana your oasis when visiting the Mountainside Water Park facility this Summer.

Daily 11:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Bar is open until 7:00 pm.
(802)644-5014
Bootleggers' Lounge

Located in the Village Lodge, Bootleggers' is a comfortable, smoke-free, and air-conditioned lounge, with a full bar that features nightly DRINK SPECIALS. Music, Karaoke, Trivia, and Dancing are some of the 9:00 pm Evening Adult Entertainment offerings.
Ages 21 and older, please.

Nightly, 7:00 pm - late night.
(802)644-5017
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