1760 Quechee Main Street, Quechee, 802-295-1470
Elegant cuisine meets local produce in this old mill along the Ottauquechee River. Sample the famous cheddar soup or baked rainbow trout with walnut pesto and maitake mushrooms. Voted one of the most romantic restaurants by Travel & Leisure magazine.
1 Market Street, Lyme, N.H., 603-795-4824
The seasonal menu inside this elegant, historic inn might include miso-glazed wild salmon and cod Provençal — or choose from a mélange of chunky salads and steaks. Closed Monday and Tuesday.
3268 Quechee Main St., Quechee, 802-299-2101
Look for sandwiches and grilled meats among the handcrafted fare at this resort. The base lodge is open daily all year round; the Club House is seasonal, so call ahead. Open Thursday, Friday and Saturday during Vermont Restaurant Week.
85 North Main Street, Suite 100, White River Junction, 802-295-3312
This funky café is in an arts complex. The eclectic menu features dishes such as ginger-pork meat loaf and grilled Caesar salad. Closed Sunday and Monday.