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Montpelier Post-Flood Dining, Cafe, and Takeout Status

Rabble-Rouser Chocolate and Craft on Main Street in Montpelier joined a growing list of businesses and restaurants that have reopened two months after the flood devastated downtown in July. Here Rabble-Rouser baristas Claudia Lopez, left, and Anushka S. prepare a latte for a customer on the cafe’s reopening day, Sept. 11. Photo by Cassandra Hemenway.


  • Alla Vita
  • Arandas Mexican
  • Birchgrove Baking
  • Buddy’s Famous
  • Cafe NOA
  • Caledonia Spirits
  • Capital Pho
  • China Star
  • Domino’s Pizza
  • Dunkin’ Donuts
  • Hunger Mountain Co-op
  • Meadow Mart 
  • North Branch Cafe
  • Rabble-Rouser
  • Royal Orchid
  • Sarducci’s
  • Shaw’s
  • Skinny Pancake
  • Yellow Mustard
  • Wayside
  • Woodbelly Pizza

Limited Service For Now

  • Charlie-O’s (outside service only)
  • House of Tang (takeout only)
  • Positive Pie (food truck planned)
  • Three Penny Taproom (burgers and beverages outside)

Planning to Re-Open

  • Bent Nails Bistro
  • Bohemian Bakery
  • Capitol Grounds
  • Chill
  • Enna 
  • Hippie Chickpea (in new unknown location)
  • Hugo’s (moving to old Black Door location)
  • J. Morgan’s Steakhouse
  • Julio’s
  • Langdon Street Tavern
  • Namaste
  • Oakes and Evelyn
  • Langdon Street Tavern 
  • Mad Taco
  • Penzo Pizza
  • Wilaiwan’s Kitchen

Status Undecided or Unknown 

  • Ksherpa Dinner House
  • Pho Thai Express
Montpelier Alive keeps an updated list of businesses opening after the flood on its website. For current information, go to montpelieralive.com/flood2023bizopenings-.