2019 Vermont Tourism Network Guide

– 61 – Visit VermontTourismNetwork.com for more information about Vermont and these businesses. CENTRAL VERMONT rEstAurAnt / Dining Echo Lake Inn, Tyson (Ludlow) Aquintessential Vermont Inn dining experience – located in the heart of the lakes region. The Echo Lake Inn was built in 1840 as a Victorian summer hotel. Today it remains one of the few authentic Vermont country inns operating year round and is a wonderful stop for a memorable group meal. The Inn’s rich heritage includes frequent visits by President Calvin Coolidge, Henry Ford, Thomas Edison and many other historic figures. The restaurant, recently featured in both Gourmet and Bon Appetit magazines, is well known for the excellent food and service provided by Chef Phil Lewis and his staff. Enjoy one of our perennial favorites such as the roasted duck or grilled sirloin, or a group lunch tailored just for you, on our front porch or beautiful dining room. Don’t forget to leave room for our homemade desserts. The Inn offers fine Vermont lodging plus a swimming pool, tennis, oversized Jacuzzi and a dock on Echo Lake with canoes and row boats. Located just minutes from Okemo, Jackson Gore Inn and Castle Hill Resort/The Pointe Hotel and on way to and from the Vermont Country Store or President Calvin Coolidge Historic Site. Dates of Operation: Year-round with reservation Group Policies and Rates: Group menus available. Reservations required. Plenty of motorcoach parking. Contact: Echo Lake Inn, 2 Dublin Road, Tyson, VT 05149 • 802-228-8602 or 800-356-6844 • echolkinn@aol.com www.echolakeinn.com  rEstAurAnt / Dining Greenfields Restaurant & Taproom at Holiday Inn, Rutland/Killington Let our Culinary Teamprepare a groupmeal in a clean and friendly environment, all at the right price! Your groups can select fromawide range of meal options including: A hearty Vermont breakfast, lunch, dinner, culinary evening or even a gourmet box lunch to go; Sunday Buffet brunch, “all you can eat” Friday night pasta bar, Sunday Pizza Buffet &Vermont beer night, TuesdayMexican Buffet night and Lobster Clambake Night every Wednesday in summer monthsMemorial Day to Labor Day. We can also plan a fun culinary demo and themed dinner, or BBQpairedwith Vermont beers and cocktails. Our flexiblemenu options allowyou to createwonderful dining experiences with Vermont farm to table ingredients. Groups can also dine on the outside Dining Deck. Holiday Inn is conveniently located at crossroads of Vermont main routes US 7, US 4, and VT 103 and VT 155. Rutland, Middlebury, Bennington, Weston, Manchester, Resort Villages of Okemo and Killington are all within an hour ride. Whether your group is staying at the Hotel, or just passing throughwe are the perfect stop for your groupmeals. Dates of Operation: Open 7 days week year-round, we are never on “holiday.” Group Policies and Rates: Groups welcome by reservation. Private dining rooms and lunch area available. Varied menu and pricing options available. Special diets and custom meal menus very welcome with advance notice. Plenty of Motorcoach parking available. Driver and Escort complimentary meals. Contact: Jeremiah Hall, Director of Group Sales and Marketing, 476 Holiday Drive, Rutland, VT 05701 802-773-6130 ext 313 • jhall@hivermont.com • wwwhivermont.com 