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Nipper's Cafe & Steakhouse

6458 Main St, at the Stamford Motel, Manchester, VT 05255-9489
+1 802-362-2342
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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6458 Main St, at the Stamford Motel, Manchester, VT 05255-9489
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant offers a wonderful breakfast and dinner. Their corned beef hash and banana bread French toast are delicious. The pork loin dinner is one of the best meals I ever had. They also offer a full bar. Very nice decor. We will definitely be...More

Thank DaremanNB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family enjoyed a fantastic meal at Nipper’s during a recent stay at The Stamford. The menu was diverse and nightly specials were offered as well. The food was delicious and perfectly prepared. Ribeye steak was cooked to a perfect medium rare and the salmon...More

Thank Lee N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful blueberry pancakes with real maple syrup and thick sliced applewood bacon, yum! Great omelets and great coffee.

Thank Juan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having dinner at Nipper's over Columbus Day Weekend has become a tradition for my husband and I when we travel from CT to VT for the long holiday weekend. Karen and her team are so welcoming and friendly. The restaurant is quaint with a beautiful...More

Thank lat0602
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here on a whim and both thought the food was pretty good for the money. Our waitress was also the server, hostess, busboy and probably cook. The only odd thing about Nippers is the unusual policy of automatically tacking on an 18 percent...More

Thank daytripper1962
Reviewed 13 September 2017

One of my favorite places. The food is always prepared fresh and quality ingredients. A must if you're in the area.

Reviewed 27 August 2017

My husband checked out reviews of Nipper's on TripAdvisor, so we decided to check it out since it was very close to the hotel we were staying in. I called & made a reservation to sit on the patio. We arrived & were seated right...More

Thank BethAnnP
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Both the food and the service were excellent!!! The crab cakes were very good and their garlic mashed patatoes are really amazing! Chicken dumplings, chicken wings as well as the onion rings were also excellent! The restaurant is very cozy, super clean and the employees...More

Thank France D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Breakfast and dinner here a great find. Better crab cakes than Martha's Vineyard or the Cape!! Clean & the staff is great!

Thank smokeyw1
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by early Sunday morning with girlfriend after reading some good reviews and not wanting to fall in the trap of going to Manchester breakfast "hotspots" for tourists who like to wait, say they went there, pay too much and get disappointed by the food....More

Thank michaeloD7958KK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$33
Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:45 AM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6458 Main St, at the Stamford Motel, Manchester, VT 05255-9489
    (North Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 802-362-2342
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Stamford Motel & Restaurant
Welcome to Nipper's Cafe and Steakhouse. Offering the best outdoor dining in Southern VT. We offer magnificient views of Mount Equinox. We strive to make every meal you dine with us a memorable experience. Nipper's has become popular amongst the locals and tourist for serving up outstanding fresh food at reasonable prices. We serve only Certified Angus Beef (CAB) steaks and fresh seafood. Whenever possible we use all local produce or preferably the vegetables come from our own organic,hydroponic gardens and all of our sauces are handcrafted on the property. We invite you to join us for a delicious home-cooked meal either in the morning or evening hours. Nipper's is the perfect setting for any size gathering and we want to make sure that your dining experience is enjoyable so you will return. We have added a large flagstone patio and fire pit for lounging.Catering, private parties and to go orders are available. We offfer a casual dining experience at a reasonable price. We look forward to serving you in the future.
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