Manchester, Vermont is an historic town located at the foot of Mount Equinox along Route 7, and is one of two shire towns (county seats) of Bennington County - the other is the town of Bennington.
Manchester Village, an incorporated village, and Manchester Center are settlement centers within the town. Manchester Village offers a tranquil old-world atmosphere, and Manchester Center is a shopper's paradise.
Manchester has a wide variety of choices for your vacation in Vermont, from luxury Manchester VT hotels to cozy bed and breakfasts in Manchester. In-town lodging gives you the opportunity to stay among all the fascinating features of this one-of-a-kind Vermont town. There are also many wonderful restaurants in Manchester, from fine dining to small cafes to family restaurants. Whether you are in town for business or pleasure, you'll enjoy your stay in beautiful Manchester, Vermont.
Manchester offers a unique blend of New England charm, style, arts & culture, and is a popular four-season tourist destination for Vermont vacations.
The area offers exquisite Vermont fall foliage. In 2010, Yankee Magazine, listed several Vermont towns in their slideshow of "Top 25 Foliage Towns in New England," including the Southwestern Vermont town of Manchester.
Enjoy challenging golf and legendary fly fishing during the warmer months, skiing during the winter at nearby Stratton Mountain Resort or Bromley Mountain, and the Manchester Designer Outlets along with many locally owned businesses offer plenty of things to do in Manchester all year. Manchester Shopping is a favorite past time for visitors and locals alike.
If you're planning an event in Vermont, Manchester has a lot to offer. The town's breathtaking scenery makes a destination wedding in Manchester VT an ideal choice, and the many amenities allow for Manchester conferences of various sizes. With a variety of settings to choose from, all surrounded by the Green Mountains, you'll find the perfect location to host your events in Manchester Vermont.
If you can't get enough of the Green Mountains of southwestern Vermont, Manchester VT real estate may be just what you're looking for. The town has a reputation as a safe place to live, with quality schools, and Manchester has some of the most beautiful real estate in Vermont. Also, Manchester condos and summer rentals give flexible options to visitors and seasonal vacationers.
USA Today featured Manchester in 2010 as "Much more than outlets and skiing." Manchester encompasses all the great things you love about Vermont while the contemporary characteristics of the downtown area show Vermont in a new light. Whether you're visiting for a day or a week, or planning to live in Vermont, Manchester has a little something for everyone.
Think your wing sauce is the best? We’ll cook the birdies, you bring the sauce. If your sauce is voted sauce supreme, we’ll put it on the Tuesday Wing Night menu! Entries must be delivered to Amy by 3:00 pm on Dec 6th, one quart is needed to make a full batch. Nothing goes better with wings than a cold Long Trail and they will be here with all their beers on tap, its a tap takeover! Wings and beer, your sauces and Long Trail, at the Perfect Wife.
Green Mountain Academy welcomes Middlebury College Professor Matthew J. Dickinson to examine the factors that led to Donald Trump’s surprising victory, and consider the challenges that he will face in the next four years as he attempts to ‘Make America Great Again’. This lecture is free and open to the public. For more information or to register, please call our office at (802) 867-0111 or visit our website.
We, at The Perfect Wife, are lucky to have been in such a great place for the last 20 years and we owe it all to you! Every year chef/owner Amy Chamberlain gets to choose what beers get blended together for our proprietary Long Trail “Thats What She Said” beer. This year—it’s up to you! All night we’ll be trying whatever blends you come up with. We will be serving up an all you can eat buffet of beer inspired food. Come help us celebrate 20 years of great food, beer and customers. PS. If you have a great story, something wild that happened at The Wife, we would love to hear about it. Come and share.
To celebrate 20 years of good food, this Throw Back Thursday we will be serving our original menu at original prices and giving away prizes for our 20 year Trivia Quiz! That’s right, our first ever menu from the day Chef Amy opened the doors complete with prices from 1996. Come on in and see how it all started at the Perfect Wife. Turkey Schnitzel for $11.50 Filet Mignon for $16.50 Black Bean and Vermont Cheddar Quesadilla for $5.50 Upstairs in the Tavern we will be bringing back Burger Night! $8 burgers all night long! How well do you know the Perfect Wife? Both the tavern and the dining room will be testing your knowledge of our 20 year history in Manchester. There will be prizes. Fill it out and give it to your server, it will be graded on the spot, if all answers are correct you will be given a choice of something from our Swag Bag.
Its been a roaring 20 years and its time to celebrate with a Roaring 20’s Party. Grab your wingtips and flapper dresses for a night to remember at the Perfect Wife. The dining room will be serving period drinks with Whistle Pig Rye Whiskey, delicious wines from 802 Distributors, and all night hors d’oeuvres. Seriously, period dress is encourage, let’s party. 7 to 9 pm. $49 per person all inclusive. After this party come on upstairs and join Citizen Cider and Zero Gravity for a tap takeover, music by Dana Massive starting at 10:00 pm.