New Hampshire

Yankee Cannonball at Canobie Lake Park, Salem, NH

New Hampshire Tips

Candlepin Bowling is popular in these parts.

Bradford, NH


Appleseed Restaurant-63 High St, Bradford, NH 03221  (603) 938-2100 Great versions of classics, turkey plate, open face sandwiches

Bristol, NH


LinCross Roast Beef and More-16 Pleasant St., Bristol, New Hampshire

Concord, NH

Bar-Area 23-254 N State St unit h, Concord, NH 03301 Quirky bar and cider house that has blues bands etc.


Arnie’s Place-: 164 Loudon Rd, Concord, NH 03301 (603) 228-3225-Family owned seasonal ice cream and bbq joint.

Epping, NH


Holy Grail Restaurant and Pub-pub food in a converted church with stained glass windows  64 Main St, Epping, NH 03042  (603) 679-9559

Glen, NH

Amusement Park-
Storyland, Route 16-Glen, New Hampshire-Phone Number: (603) 383-4293-Small kiddie park with junior steel coaster

Dover, NH
Weathervane Seafood Restaurant-(603) 749-2341, 2 Dover Point Rd, Dover, NH-Local branch of this Maine Lobster shack veteren.
Far Out Diner- 99 Oak St #1, Dover, NH 03820
The Dover Brickhouse
2 Orchard st, Dover, NH
Furys Public House-1 Washington St., Dover, New Hampshire 03820-Live music in a Pub
Hampton, NH
Bars-The Goat-20 L St, Hampton, NH 03842 (603) 601-6928 Live music  by Solo types, Bacon buckets
Live Music-
Wally’s Pub– live-music venue/biker bar : 144 Ashworth Ave, Hampton, NH 03842 (603) 926-6954 til 1 am most nights
Hooksett, NY
Brick House Drive-In Restaurant – 603-622-8091.  1391 Hooksett Road, Hooksett, NH, 03106.  Seasonal

Londonderry, NH

Eats-The Bacon Barn-4 Sanborn Road, Londonderry, NH 03053-Diner with bacon

Mason, NH
Parker’s Maple Barn: 1316 Brookline Rd, Mason, NH 03048 Breakfast and lunch daily til 2 (603) 878-2308
Lincoln, NH

Tourist attraction
Clark’s Trading Post-110 Daniel Webster Highway
Lincoln, NH 03251
(603) 745-8913
This tourist spot bought a number of attractions from Freedomland, formerly of the Bronx, NY.  Glorious things like a bear show, train ride and gravity spot mystery house.

Littleton, NH


Littleton Diner-145 Main St, Littleton, NH 03561  (603) 444-3994-diner since the 1930s


Frank Lloyd Wright Designed house-The Zimmerman House – 223 Heather Street Manchester

Record Store-
Newbury Comics, 777 S. Willow Plaza, Manchester, NH 03103

Music Connection-1711 S Willow St Manchester, NH 03103 (603) 644-0199


The Shaskeen Pub-909 Elm St , Manchester, New Hampshire 03101 (603) 625-0246

Jewel Music Venue – local & national  bands.  61 Canal St, Manchester, NH 03101
(603) 819-9336

Strange Brew-88 Market St, Manchester, New Hampshire 03101 (603) 666-4292


Margie’s Dream-172 Hayward St, Manchester, NH 03103 (603) 627-7777-Diner with homestyle burgers and delicious potato pancakes

Goldenrod Restaurant Drive-In -1681 Candia Rd, Manchester, NH 03109(603) 623-9469-seafood shack-open year round

KC’s Rib Shack Barbecue-837 Second St, Manchester, NH 03102-pretty good ribs.

Cremeland Drive In-250 Valley St, Manchester, NH 03103  (603) 669-4430-Charming seasonal burger, dog, lobster roll, onion ring and ice cream joint.  Low yelp reviews due to random times not being open during posted hours.

Meredith, NH


Hart’s Turkey Farm Restaurant-Thanksgiving year-round and a bar with live music – 233 Daniel Webster Hwy, Meredith, NH 03253 (603) 279-6212


Record Store-
Newbury Comics, Pheasant Lane Mall, 310 Daniel Webster Hwy, Nashua, NH 03060

North Conway, NH

Store-North Conway 5 & 10 Cent Store- 2683 S. Main St., North Conway, NH 03860. Old timey store with a great candy section

Peterborough, NH


Peterborough Diner-in a 1950 dining car.: 10 Depot St, Peterborough, NH 03458

Portmouth, NH


Gilley’s -175 Fleet St,. Portsmouth, NH 03801  (603) 431-6343 tiny diner car, oldest restaurant in NH.  Amazing burgers.  They have dogs too but just get the burgers. or a grilled cheesy steak.

Hap’s Famous Roast Beef Subs -2222 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801  (603) 433-4277-New England style roast beef subs, served with 3 different sauces, aka 3 way.

Fezziwig’s Food and Fountain-112 State Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801 (603) 501-0023-Old timey ice cream fountain

Record Store-
Bull Moose Music, 82 Congress St., Portsmouth, NH 03801-Still kicking as of 2024

Live Music-3S Artspace
319 Vaughan St, Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801

The Press Room
77 Daniel St, Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801-Bar with occasional live music.

Raymond, NH


Tuckaway Tavern and Butchery -58 NH-27, Raymond, NH 03077- (603) 244-2431-Lots of great burgers including a 25 dollar surf and turf burger topped with lobster salad.

Rindge, NH


Sandwich Master, llc-19 Sonja Drive, Rindge, NH 03461 (603) 899-2211-Place with weird sandwiches like spagetti and meatballs on a hero, etc.

Rollinsford, New Hampshire

Live Music-

Sue’s-3 Front Street, Suite B789, Rollinsford, New Hampshire 03869 artspace with live music

Salem, NH

Amusement Park-
Canobie Lake Park, Salem, NH 03079-Phone Number: (603) 893-3506-Nice clean classic family amusement park with a classic wooden coaster.

Seabrook, NH

Bars-The Goat-20 L St, Hampton, NH 03842 (603) 601-6928 Live music Friday and Sat by Steve Earl types, Bacon buckets

Two dueling lobster pounds here

Brown’s Seabrook Lobster Pound -407 Nh Hwy 286, Seabrook, NH 03874 (603) 474-3331

Markey’s Lobster Pool-420 State Rt 286, Seabrook, NH 03874  (603) 474-2851

Somersworth, NH

Quick to Go
196 Tri City Plz
Somersworth, NH 03878
(603) 740-9410
Gas station with middle eastern food

Live Music-Teatotaller
69 High Street, Somersworth, New Hampshire 03878-Coffeeshop with live music.

Strafford, New Hampshire

Music-Rock Maple Woods
664 First Crown Point Road, Strafford, New Hampshire 03884-private woods with outdoor music events

Warner, NH

Foot Hills of Warner-15 E Main St, Warner, NH 03278  (603) 456-2140-good Cinnamon rolls

West Campton, New Hampshire

Little Red Schoolhouse-1994 US Route 3, West Campton, New Hampshire 03223 (603) 726-6142-Seasonal extended weekends only restaurant perched on a mountain with Lobster rolls, burgers and more.

West Lebanon, NH


The Four Aces Diner -Vintage Diner- 23 Bridge St, West Lebanon, NH 03784 Daily 6AM–3PM  (603) 298-5515-Cinnamon roll pancakes, lobster benedict, popovers and the Hangover special, a mutated disco fries with bacon and eggs. Great burgers and onions rings and the “hogschild” Burger

General Street Scene at Colebrook NH