New Hampshire Dining June 02, 2018
The 6 Very Best Milkshakes You Can Possibly Find In New Hampshire
It’s hot, you’re thirsty, and you’re craving something sweet — what could be better than a milkshake? And no, we’re not talking about the kinds of frappes you get from an ice cream shop — we’re talking about the milkshakes you find at burger joints or diners, that take an already indulgent meal right over the top. What could be a more fun and nostalgic beverage to have with a summer meal? We’ve rounded up our favorite spots for just that experience — read on, and leave your thoughts in the comments.
1. Lou's Bakery, Hanover
This classic bakery and diner in Hanover is beloved for its extra thick milkshakes. They're perfect with a stack of pancakes or a plate of fries, whatever you're in the mood for! Indulge at 30 S Main St., Hanover, NH 03755.
2. BRGR Bar, Portsmouth
This fantastic burger joint serves up amazing adult milkshakes, with flavors like Thin Mint and Maine Blueberry. They have non-alcoholic options too! Check them out at 34 Portwalk Pl., Portsmouth, NH 03801.
3. Lexie's, Durham
The milkshakes at this cheerful, peppy spot are so creative and just out of this world. See for yourself at 10 Jenkins Ct., Durham, NH.
4. Red Arrow Diner, Manchester
Red Arrow Diner is a favorite with campaigning politicians and visiting celebrities, and part of what keeps them coming back has to be these amazing old-fashioned milkshakes.
Best of all, it's open 24 hours, so milkshake cravings can be satisfied any time of day. Try them for yourself at 61 Lowell St., Manchester, NH 03101.
5. Airport Diner, Manchester
The milkshakes at Airport Diner got extra attention when 2016 primary candidate Marco Rubio declared himself a fan. Whoever you voted for, you're sure to agree that these are darn delicious. Try them for yourself on your way to your next flight at 2280 Brown Ave., Manchester, NH 03103.
6. Puritan Backroom, Manchester
This family-friendly restaurant seemingly hasn't changed in decades, and one consistent favorite is their boozy milkshakes. These ones are definitely not for the kids, but they are absolutely delicious! Enjoy a shake along with some of their famous chicken tenders at 245 Hooksett Rd., Manchester, NH 03104.
Looking for a frappe instead? These
ice cream spots are sure to deliver.