Taxi/ Shuttle Services

Manchester Mini Van; 802-379-5332 (Leonard)

Manchester Taxi; 802-362-4118

Transportation (bus routes from Manchester)

North to Rutland – schedule located at www.thebus.com; $2 fare (cash only)

South to Bennington – schedule located at www.greenmtncn.org (fares vary)

Internet Access

Manchester Community Library; 138 Cemetery Ave, Manchester; 802-362-2607

Spiral Press Cafe; 150 Bonnet St, Manchester; 802-362-9944; 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM (Monday – Saturday) and 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM (Sunday) – wi-fi for patrons

Shipping

US Post Office (Manchester Center)-  3452 Richville Road, Manchester Center 05255; 802-362-3070; 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday and 9:00 AM to 12 Noon on Saturday

US Post Office (Manchester Village) – 300 Seminary Avenue, Manchester Village 05254; 802-362-1170;8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday and 9:00 AM to 12 Noon on Saturday

IShip Express (UPS/FedEx) – 50180 Main St, Manchester Center #362-1652; Hours: 9-6 M-F,  9-2PM on Saturday, Closed on Sunday

Lodging in Manchester 

Green Mountain House Hiker Hostel (mid-June until labor day) – 2480 Richville Road; 802-768-8088 or jltaussig@aol.com; $25 per person

Sutton’s Place – 50 School Street; 802-362-1163; $75 per person or $90-100 per room (up to 3 people)

The Palmer House – 5383 Main Street; 802-362-3600; $90-250 per room (with breakfast)

Barnstead Inn – 345 Bonnet Street; 802-362-1619; $100-350 per room

Chalet  Motel – 1875 Depot Street; 802-362-1622; $110 to 125 per room (pet friendly, refrigerator in room)

Avalanche Motel/ Econo Lodge – 2187 Depot Street; 802-362-3333; $89- $139 per room with breakfast

Stamford Motel – 6548 Main Street; 802-362-2342; $70-150 per room

Carriage House – 5549 Main Street; 802-362-1706; $125 per room

Toll Road Inn – 2220 Depot Street; 802-362-1711; $115 per night

Several luxury Inns and resorts in Manchester Village (1 mile, Rte 7A south)

Eateries in Manchester (restaurants in italics are hiker-friendly establishments)

Route 11/30 trailhead and Prospect Rock to Center of Town:

The Perfect Wife – casual bar setting for lunch and dinner

Bob’s Diner – diner food easy atmosphere

Bistro Henry – steak and seafood

Garlic Johns – regional Italian, daily specials, full bar

Zoeys Doublehex Restaurant – family dining with many choices

Al Ducci’s – Italian pantry and deli

Firefly Restaurant – TVs, bar and restaurant, wings

Depot Cafe – pizza and mid-eastern foods

Mrs. Murphy’s Donuts – fresh donuts and breakfast

Manchester House of Pizza – pizza, ice cream, take-out

Subway – sandwiches

Starbucks – coffee and pastries

McDonald’s – fast food

Zoey’s Deli – deli, breads, take-in and out

Works Bakery Cafe – local, breakfast, lunch spot, coffee, smoothies

Main Street north of Roundabout:

Spiral Press Cafe – coffee, breakfast, lunch and desserts

Christo’s – pizza, Italian, pasta, casual, quick

Thai Basil – Thai with indoor and outdoor seating

Gringo Jacks – Mexican indoor and outdoor

Cilantro – burritos, eat in and take out

Gourmet Deli – deli sandwiches and makings

Ralph’s Sushi Boat – excellent sushi

Up for Breakfast – breakfast

Main Street south of Roundabout:

The Little Rooster Cafe – breakfast and lunch

Season’s Restaurant – restaurant and bar

Mulligan’s Pub and Restaurant- bar and variety menu