Kismet Kitchen

207 barre street, montpelier vt 05602 / map / 802 225 6489/ call for reservations



Thursday December 22nd, 2022 | categories: Uncategorized

We implement a 22% service charge. This means our servers are no longer tip dependent, so when you leave gratuity, it is shared between the entire team.   * Why?   Historically, a... Read More


Tuesday January 5th, 2021 | categories: Uncategorized

As I look in the review mirror at 2020, amongst the grief, loss, anxiety, and bewilderment scattered through the last year, are pockets of encouragement and delicate joy - gifted by a community that... Read More

Planet over Profit

Monday September 23rd, 2019 | categories: organic cafe, Uncategorized

Last week's Climate Rally really inspired me. So many young people all over the world rising up to have the difficult conversation. People who care about each other have difficult conversations... Read More


Thursday December 21st, 2017 | categories: Uncategorized

At each service we attempt to create the magic of togetherness; flavorful, tender, joyful, delicious moments- shared and never forgotten.  These last 11 years have brought us to each other, and... Read More

Good Food Starts Here

Monday July 13th, 2015 | categories: Uncategorized

Finally summer has arrived!  And no one loves hot humid days more than me!  One of the best parts of summer is watching the garden grow! The humidity helps the plant leaves stay nice and plump,... Read More


Friday June 5th, 2015 | categories: Uncategorized

THANK YOU so much for your support & encouragement for the High School Initiative Teen Take-Over & for the Community Lunch program! The students had an amazing week, traveling the region... Read More


Tuesday May 26th, 2015 | categories: Uncategorized

TEEN TAKE-OVER  As some of you may know, for the last 2 years, I have been working with Central Vermont High School Initiative, located at Goddard College,  to develop a high school... Read More

inspired by you

Friday December 12th, 2014 | categories: Uncategorized

When I began kismet in 2006,  I had very humble expectations.  I wanted to feed people the type of food that I loved to eat.  Good Food, from local organic farms, inspired by my family... Read More


Saturday March 29th, 2014 | categories: Uncategorized

We make our own butter here at the restaurant.  It's one of those things I just won't stop doing. Making butter is one of my favorite tasks.  There are few things in life that are as easy,... Read More

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