Dining October 02, 2017
11 Mouthwatering Restaurants In New Hampshire Where You’ll Never Need A Reservation
Plans are great, but sometimes life gets in the way. If you haven’t made a reservation but want to go out for a good meal, finding a spot to eat can be stressful. Lucky for you, we’ve compiled a list of Granite State restaurants where you’ll always be able to find a seat.
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
1. Street, Portsmouth
This fun restaurant serves up a varied menu inspired by street food around the world, and it doesn't take reservations. Try it all at 801 Islington St, Portsmouth, NH 03802.
2. Smokeshow Barbecue, Concord
If you're a barbecue fan, you have to head to this casual Concord spot. Don't let the strip mall location deceive you - this is some darn good food. Find it at 89 Fort Eddy Rd Concord, NH 03301.
3. Puerto Vallarta Mexican Grill, Manchester
You don't need a reservation to enjoy the delicious Mexican food at this Manchester spot. Check it out at 865 2nd St, Manchester, NH 03102.
4. Molly's Restaurant & Bar, Hanover
This college town favorite only takes reservations for large parties, but be prepared for a wait on the weekends. Their incredibly varied menu has something for everyone, and their wood-fired pizzas are especially good. Check it out at 43 South Main St, Hanover, NH 03755.
5. Phat Fish, Plymouth
This casual spot has a broad menu that ranges from burgers to fried chicken to seafood, and doesn't take reservations. Find it at 57 Main St Plymouth, NH 03264.
6. Bamee/Azure, Durham
This casual counter-service spot serves up what they call Thai street food - and it's absolutely delicious. Find it at 12 Jenkins Ct Ste 1, Durham, NH 03824.
7. Shovel Handle Pub at the Whitney Inn, Jackson
This restaurant is housed in a restored post and beam barn, and it's a perfect spot to eat after a day of skiing or hiking. Dig in at 375 Black Mountain Rd Jackson, NH 03846.
8. Pig Tale, Nashua
This great Nashua spot serves up inventive, fresh pub-inspired food along with tasty cocktails and craft brews. Find it at 449 Amherst St Nashua, NH 03063.
9. Rincon Colombiano, Nashua
Expand your culinary horizons with delicious Colombian food at this cozy spot. Find it at 34 Canal St Nashua, NH 03064.
10. Lexie's The Test Kitchen, Exeter
This small local chain has a few locations in NH, and like the others the Exeter outpost serves up creative burgers and amazing milkshakes. You won't leave hungry! Find it at 56 Lincoln St Exeter, NH 03833.
11. Granfanally's, Salem
This local favorite serves scrumptious comfort food and garlic knots to die for. Walk in at 354 N Broadway Salem, NH 03079.
More interested in the cocktails than the food? Check out our list of restaurants serving the
most inventive drinks in the Granite State.