Area Dining

 

HEADING TOWARDS BOSTON:

Short Stop

Driving Time: 4 minutes / Distance: 3 miles

584 Turnpike Rd, New Ipswich, NH 03071

(603) 878-4446

Coffee, sandwiches and baked goods, take-away

 

Bailey’s Bar & Grille

Driving Time: 23 minutes / Distance: 16 miles

18 Main St, Townsend, MA 01469

(978) 812-0200

Family restaurant, American and Italian cuisine with seasonal specials, Closed Mon.

 

Filho’s Cucina

Driving Time: 32 minutes / Distance: 21 miles

235 Main St, Groton, MA 01450

(978) 448-5664

Traditional Italian food, comfortable atmosphere

 

Gibbet Hill Grill

Driving Time: 33 minutes / Distance: 22 miles

61 Lowell Rd, Groton, MA 01450

(978) 448-2900

Dinner only, Farm-to-Fork philosophy, creative New England classics

 

IN PETERBOROUGH, NH (15 minute drive):

Harlow’s Pub & Deli

3 School St, Peterborough, NH 03458

(603) 924-6365

Funky pub atmosphere, delicious sandwiches and soups, good beer selection

 

Twelve Pine

11 School St, Peterborough, NH 03458

(603) 924-6140

Gourmet deli and marketplace, good coffee and gelato

 

The Waterhouse

18 Depot St, Peterborough, NH 03458

(603) 924-4001

Upscale modern American cuisine, beautiful views of the river

 

Pearl Restaurant & Oyster Bar

1 Jaffrey Rd, Peterborough, NH 03458

(603) 924-5225

Upscale restaurant with inventive entrees mostly focused on seafood, good cocktails

 

Bantam Grille

1 Jaffrey St., Peterborough, NH 03458

(603) 924-6633

Classic American and modern Italian cuisine, “upscale casual”

 

Lee & Mt. Fuji at the Boiler House

50 Jaffrey Rd, Peterborough, NH 03458

(603) 924-7773

Chinese and Japanese cuisine, beautiful views of the river

 

Brady’s Bar & Grille

225 Concord St, Peterborough, NH 03458

(603) 924-9322

Family restaurant with traditional American fare

 

Aesop’s Tables

12 Depot Sq. Peterborough, NH 03458

(603) 924-1612

Homemade soups, baked goods, fresh soups and sandwiches,

Open for breakfast and lunch

 

Bagel Mill

145 Grove St. Ext, Peterborough, NH 03458

(603) 924-0887

Wide variety of fresh homemade bagels, good coffee and baked goods

 

IN OTHER NEARBY TOWNS:

London Tavern & Dining at the Birchwood Inn

Driving Time: 10 minutes / Distance: 5 miles

340 New Hampshire 45, Temple, NH 03084

(603) 878-3285

British and American cuisine, pub atmosphere

 

Thorndike’s Restaurant & Parson’s Tavern at the Monadnock Inn

Driving Time: 13 minutes / Distance: 9 miles

379 Main St, Jaffrey, NH 03452

(603) 532-7800

Charming atmosphere, seasonal dishes with creative twists

 

Sunflower’s Café

Driving Time: 10 minutes / Distance: 7 miles

21 Main St, Jaffrey, NH 03452

(603) 593-3303

Modern American cuisine, uses local and seasonal produce

 

The Grove at Woodbound Inn

Driving Time: 12 minutes / Distance: 7 miles

247 Woodbound Rd, Rindge, NH 03461

(603) 532-8341

Rustic and hearty food, charming atmosphere

 

J.P. Stephen’s Restaurant & Tavern

Driving Time: 14 minutes / Distance: 10.5 miles

377 U.S. 202, Rindge, NH 03461

(603) 899-3322

Nice riverside location, American cuisine, family-friendly

 

Del Rossi’s Trattoria

Driving Time: 18 minutes / Distance: 12 miles

RR 137 N Box 337, Dublin, NH 03444

(603) 563-7195

Delicious traditional Italian fare, homemade pasta, very charming atmosphere

 

Hancock Inn

Driving Time: 23 minutes / Distance: 16 miles

33 Main St, Hancock, NH 03449

(603) 525-3318

Charming atmosphere, hearty, seasonal comfort foods

 

Fiddlehead’s Café

Driving Time: 23 minutes / Distance: 16 miles

28 Main St, Hancock, NH 03449

(603) 525-4432

Homemade sandwiches and salads, deli and coffee shop, take-away and sit-in

 

Panda Wok

Driving Time: 11 minutes / Distance: 6 miles

1 Dunster Ave, Greenville, NH 03048

(603) 878-1899

Chinese cuisine with cocktail bar

 

Pickity Place

Driving Time: 16 minutes / Distance: 8 miles

248 Nutting Hill Rd, Mason, NH 03048

(603) 878-1151

Rustic and seasonal fare, charming atmosphere

 

Parker’s Maple Barn

Driving Time: 24 minutes / Distance: 14 miles

1316 Brookline Rd, Mason, NH 03048

(603) 878-2308

Opens in February, hearty New England favorites, maple syrup experts