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Noank Native Jun 5, 2013 11:44 AM

We'll be in Vermont (Ludlow area) in August for vacation, and like to take day trips centered around a nice place for lunch. Favorites have included Dorset Inn, Simon Pierce. Anything new or any good suggestions? It's a family group--we especially like outdoor seating, any kind of good food.

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    nancyl126 Jun 7, 2013 10:52 PM

    Cafe Mamie at the Southern Vermont Arts Center in Manchester...call ahead to reserve a patio table.

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      Noank Native Jun 11, 2013 01:16 PM

      Thank you--this is a great suggestion. We used to go there, then the chef changed and it didn't seem as great as it had in the past, but haven't been in a while. What a beautiful spot.

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      windward Jun 7, 2013 06:01 AM

      Try Harpoon Brewery in Windsor. Take a nice picnic to St Gauden's in Cornish.- You can pick up some very good sandwiches at the Red Barn in Ascutney.

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        Noank Native Jun 7, 2013 08:15 AM

        Been to Harpoon Brewery (we actually the Long Trail brewery better), and love St. Gaudens. But I didn't know about Red Barn, THANKS so much for the suggestion. It's hard because a lot of the really good places are dinner only.

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