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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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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.
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

Creative menu, comfortable surroundings hallmarks of this popular restaurant and tavern

It all starts with the food at the 1869 Room, The Wentworth’s popular restaurant. With its Certified Local designation from the New Hampshire Farm-to-Restaurant Connection, the restaurant, with its inviting fireplace and crystal chandeliers, relies heavily on locally sourced produce, meats, cheeses and other products for its ever-changing menu catering to all tastes. Start with Mama’s Meatballs or a delicious burrata, then move to a slow-braised short rib of beef or a black bean and chickpea stew. Finish with homemade ice cream or an apple gateau or a dessert cocktail like a peanut butter cup martini. (The restaurant also offers wonderful breakfasts.) After dinner, adjourn to the Alpine tavern, a convivial bar and lounge with a light-bites menu, creative cocktails and, in season, local live music on the deck. - Book your table On-Line today!
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.
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

Manor’s on-site restaurant a popular gathering place for guests and locals alike

Locals and guests alike enjoy congregating at the Wild Rose, the on-site restaurant at Stonehurst Manor, the timeless retreat in North Conway, NH. It’s a charming space, with spectacular mountain views. And the restaurant’s menu is equally impressive, with an emphasis on classic New England fare with world-inspired touches. The Italian influences are particularly noticeable and loved by diners who appreciate pasta made daily and wood-oven pizzas and breads. Seafood comes from the nearby Maine coast, part of the many seasonal offerings including fresh salads and classic grilled plates. Before or after dinner, enjoy a specialty cocktail served up in the warm, inviting Library Lounge. Breakfasts and elegant dinners are included with the room rate for overnight guests at the manor.
Fine Dining - Adair Country Inn & Restaurant - Bethlehem, NH
Adair Country Inn and Restaurant

80 Guider Lane Bethlehem, NH, 03574 Phone: 603-444-2600 Toll-Free: 888-444-2600

Romance is on the menu, along with seasonal New England offerings, at picturesque inn

Soothing surroundings, delightful cuisine: It’s a recipe for a lovely evening at Adair’s Restaurant at the Adair Country Inn. In an intimate fireside dining room, or an outdoor garden patio, or in a cozy library pub, diners will enjoy flavorful, seasonal New England-style cuisine, delectable desserts, creative cocktails, craft beers and a curated wine list. Start with a savory mushroom crepe, for example, followed by an herb-roasted lamb rack with olive tapenade or a grilled Black Angus strip steak. Ask about Thursday date nights and Sunday soirees for groups of four or more. Come see how the restaurant adds to the historic inn’s reputation as one of New England’s most romantic destinations, from the pine tree-lined driveway leading up to the inn to its gorgeous gardens and grounds.
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.
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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.