New Hampshire fine dining restaurants treat the guest as king

Savor the finest in New England traditional and continental cuisine at historic and romantic places, mountain and ocean resorts and hideaways, and along the seashore where seafood rules. Award winning chefs use locally sourced ingredients to creatively craft unforgettable dishes. Dine in picturesque candlelit settings, at chef’s tables, in cozy wine cellars, and in an elegant rail coach. The service is impeccable and dietary needs are always accommodated.

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Dining Room View - The Wentworth - Jackson Village, NH
The Wentworth

1 Carter Notch Road Jackson Village, NH, 03846 Phone: 603-383-9700 Toll-Free: 800-637-0013

Fresh, local ingredients prepared with flair

At The Wentworth Inn, we’re committed to serving fresh, local fare at every meal. Chef Brian Gazda leads a team of technique-driven international culinary professionals, mastering their craft in our world-class kitchen. Whether toasting a perfect day playing outside in the surrounding White Mountains, or enjoying the culinary craftsmanship of our kitchen team in the classic 1869 Room, you’re in for a treat.. Book your table On-Line today!
Ledges Restaurant - White Mountain Hotel & Resort - North Conway, NH
White Mountain Hotel & Resort

87 Fairway Drive North Conway, NH, 03860 Phone: 603-356-7100 Toll-Free: 800-533-6301

Ledges Restaurant and Tullamore Tavern make dining a rewarding experience

After a delightful meal at Ledges Restaurant or Tullamore Tavern, you’ll see why locals and visitors alike return often to dine at the White Mountain Hotel & Resort. At Ledges Restaurant, a casually elegant room with wrap-around panoramic views of the White Mountains, you’ll have one of the finest dining experiences in the North Conway area, featuring award-winning, innovative New England cuisine (Ask about the scrumptious Sunday brunch). Its extensive wine list has been recognized by Wine Spectator, and the Friday Night Seafood Fest is not to be missed. The warm, welcoming tavern offers seasonal cocktails, appetizers and meals in an atmosphere styled like a traditional Irish pub. It’s the perfect place to go after a round of golf at the resort’s course.
Fine Dining - Inn at Thorn Hill & Spa - Jackson, NH
Inn at Thorn Hill & Spa

40 Thorn Hill Road Jackson, NH, 03846 Phone: 603-383-4242

Luxury inn’s elegant restaurant and exclusive lounge and wine cellar make fine dining a true treat

One of the highlights of staying at the Inn at Thorn Hill & Spa is enjoying a gourmet dining experience at Forty at Thorn Hill and, for a special treat, sharing wine and a fine meal at Forty Below, the restaurant’s elegant lounge and wine cellar. The menu at the restaurant, helmed by a traditionally trained French chef, features seasonally fresh ingredients and local seafood. Each visit provides diners a true taste of the White Mountains, from signature New England seafood chowder and country pate to baked cod, roast half duckling and filet mignon. In the wine cellar, guests are surrounded by racks of sparkling wines, whites and reds, with offerings including a reserve wine list. It’s an intimate, exclusive dining space.
Dining Table Setting - Franconia Inn - Franconia, NH
Franconia Inn

1172 Easton Road Franconia, NH, 03580 Phone: 603-823-5542 Toll-Free: 800-473-5299

Elegant cuisine and breathtaking scenery are always on the menu at this mountain inn restaurant

You’re staying at an inn set on 65 scenic acres in the White Mountains. You’ve had the perfect day skiing, or antiquing, or hiking. Now you want a quiet, delicious meal in surroundings that take advantage of the mountain vistas. Welcome to the dining room at the Franconia Inn, where award-winning elegant American cuisine is served against the breathtaking backdrop of the White Mountains. Tables are intimate and candlelit, and the seasonal menus feature locally sourced ingredients. In the fall or winter, you might dine on steak frites, pork chops with wild mushrooms and maple apple gastrique, or apple bourbon chicken. After dinner, adjourn to Peaks Pub for a nightcap, a handcrafted cocktail or draft beer, and enjoy the crackling fire.
Mussels & Lobster - Stonehurst Manor - North Conway, NH
Stonehurst Manor

3351 White Mountain Highway North Conway, NH, 03860 Phone: 603-356-3113 Toll-Free: 800-525-9100

One of the benefits of staying at this mountain resort? Dining at their spectacular restaurant

Overnight stays in the elegant rooms, suites and private condos at Stonehurst Manor not only include mountain views and in-room fireplaces, they also include breakfast and dinner in the world-class Wild Rose Restaurant. The Italian-inspired restaurant, beloved by guests and locals alike, serves fantastic local fare, including breads and pizzas Including signature sourdough varieties) cooked in a wood-fired oven, classic grilled plates, the freshest seafood from the nearby Maine coast (ask about the baked lobster) and delectable desserts like creme brûlée and the chocolate bomb. Wide windows provide sweeping valley views. In the summer, a screened-in porch and outdoor patio offer spectacular mountain vistas. Before dinner, enjoy a cocktail or glass of wine in the comfortable, oak-paneled Library Lounge before an oversized wood-burning fireplace.
Indian Waters - Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train - North Woodstock, NH
Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train

3 Crossing at Riverplace North Woodstock, NH, 03262 Phone: 603-745-3500

On the vintage train cars or at the station-side restaurant, dining is an escape from the ordinary

Dine in style – railroad style – aboard the Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train or station-side in The Depot restaurant. On the train, with the scenic White Mountains as your backdrop, you’ll be served in vintage restored 1950s rail cars (one with a dome). The ever-changing, seasonally inspired five-course gourmet menu might include appetizers like mushroom bisque, cold-smoked salmon or stuffed dates, with entrees like citrus dill salmon, chicken Florentine or a Tuscan orzo veggie bake. Desserts are fresh-made daily. The train has a full bar with an extensive list of wines, beers and special cocktails. The Depot offers a world-class dining experience featuring tapas from Mediterranean fig salad and beef Wellington bites to chorizo gnocchi and jerk shrimp. Enjoy a range of flatbreads, fresh-made desserts and delightful wines and cocktails.