Looking to take a date out on the town? Check out our list of Eat Stowe approved date spots!
Dress Up & Dine
Michael’s on the Hill: If you’re looking to impress your special someone, Michael’s is the place to do it! The food, service and ambience cannot be beat. Make sure to call ahead and make a reservation in advance, as tables book up quickly.
Harrison’s Restaurant: Located right in the heart of Stowe, you and your date can get cozy & indulge in some delicious comfort food at Harrison’s. Be sure to save room for dessert and try the homemade Frozen Mocha Cheesecake, it’s to die for! Reservations are recommended.
Plate: Also located in downtown Stowe is Plate, which is great for diners with unique dietary restrictions. The open kitchen and bistro atmosphere makes it a great spot for a romantic date. We recommend calling ahead to reserve your table.
Cork: Located only a few minutes away from Harrison’s Restaurant & Plate is Cork, a wine bar & lounge. It’s cozy vibes and amazing wine selection make it the perfect place to meet for a drink before heading dinner!
Fun & Casual
The Roost at Topnotch: We love heading up to The Roost to enjoy good cocktails, yummy food and to take in the stellar mountain views. They also have a custom built shuffleboard table which is super fun to play with your significant other. The Roost is always one of our favorite date nights!
Sushi Yoshi: The hibachi tables at Sushi Yoshi are a blast! Gather a few couples and reserve a table for 8 all to yourselves.
The Matterhorn: The eclectic mix of food, pool tables and riverside dining is perfect for a fun & casual date night. “The Horn” is also perfect for an après ski date!
Doc Ponds: It’s a staple on almost every one of our lists, because the food really is delicious! At Doc Ponds, we love to order a few different small dishes and share them with our date. The atmosphere is laid-back and it’s always a good time. Save room to share a boozy milkshake for dessert!
Stowe Bowl: We love some friendly competition on date night! Stowe Bowl is a boutique bowling alley that serves food, drinks & lots of good times. During the Summer, they also have a mini golf course open for some extra fun!
Drinks & Dancing
Tap 25: While there might not be a lot of dancing going on here, Tap 25 is the perfect place to stop after dinner to enjoy some live music. It’s also just a short walk away from Harrison’s or Plate, which makes it easy to enjoy a nightcap.
Rimrocks: It’s not exactly romantic, but it’s one of the only places to go dancing in town. Enjoy a DJ on both Friday & Saturday nights and get your groove on! They’ve also got some pool tables and arcade games like Buck Hunter in the back which are always fun.
Zenbarn: If you’re looking to enjoy some live music with your date, take them to Zenbarn. It’s located in Waterbury Center, but they have great food and bring in some really unique music acts. Check out their events calendar before you head over!