Seven Daysies Awards: Best lunch, 2022

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Penny Cluse Café — Bring a hearty appetite to this always-bustling downtown spot — favorite dishes include the chile relleno plate and the chicken and biscuits. Breakfast tofu and egg scrambles are served all day.

Kate’s Food Truck

Knead Bakery


The Scale

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Piecasso Pizzeria & Lounge — Conveniently located on Stowe’s Mountain Road, Piecasso serves tasty thin-crust pizzas, pastas and sandwiches so you can carbo-load for a day of outdoor adventures.