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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
Hearth & Candle

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.

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
Morse Mountain Grille

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. You'll also find quick selections to pick up and take with you like the generously sized and delicious homemade maple cinnamon roll. Lunch includes appetizers and a wide selection of sandwiches, soups, entrée 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.

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 menu, you are sure to leave happy.

Daily 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Take Out Orders accepted.

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

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. Also serving calzones, pasta, 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

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.

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 lunch or an afternoon snack at the Green Mountain Deli. Featuring freshly made sandwiches, salads, vegetarian options, and specials daily. Cookies, muffins, and other tasty treats are also available to satisfy the sweet tooth. The Deli is located in the Village Lodge.

Daily, 11:00 am - 4:30 pm.

Ben & Jerry's Scoop Shop

You can't come to Vermont without eating Ben & Jerry's ice cream! The Scoop Shop at Smuggs is located in the Village Lodge. Tempt your taste buds with a selection of ice cream flavors, sorbets, and low fat frozen yogurt in cones, sundaes or shakes. More than 15 unique and fun flavors to choos from... try a different flavor each day of your stay!
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.

Special Appearance
NEW EVENT! Margaritas@Mountainside

Fridays 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
Link into a tropical groove with music and drinks poolside. Goodtime Charlie is your Cruise Director and DJ. Margarita and Daiquiri specials. You'll be cool at Mountainside Pool.

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.
Country Store

If you'd rather dine in, visit the Smugglers' Country Store for all your grocery staples like bread, meat, vegetables, fruites, snacks, and beverages. The store also stocks a wide variety of Vermont specialty items such as Lake Champlain Chocolates and jams and syrups from Butternut Mountain Farm in nearby Johnson. The store also carries a selection of gluten-free products. Sample a new vintage from our large wine selection. Whatever the reason--whenever the season, our Country Store will meet your daily shopping needs.

The Perk, at the Country Store, offers espresso, cappuccino, lattes, chai tea, and mochas both hot and cold, plus a variety of fresh fruit smoothies, iced tea and lemonade. Choose from a variety of morning pastries and fresh baked goods prepared locally.

Daily 7:00 am - 9:00 pm.
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