Area Dining

Sunapee Area Dining

The Anchorage 17 Garnet St. at Main St., Sunapee Harbor (603) 763-3334 This long-running seasonal fixture on the water in Sunapee Harbor, The season runs from late April through Columbus Day weekend. Casual fare from salads, sandwiches and burgers to seafood dinners and steaks. The desk side bar, very popular once summer gets underway, is open late on weekends. Live music and dancing in the front dining room Friday and Saturday nights in season. Medium range prices. No reservations taken Parking available for boats as well as cars. Steve Tyler & Joe Perry of Aerosmith met in the restaurant’s kitchen over 30 years ago and the rest is rock and roll history. Closes after Columbus Day.

Bubba’s Bar & Grille– 973 Rt. 103, Newbury Harbor (603) 763-3290 Bubba’s in the heart of Newbury Harbor. Bubba’s Bar and Grille offers fresh salads, hearty sandwiches, brick oven pizza, entrees that are large enough to satisfy anyone’s appetite and award winning seafood chowder! Serving Lunch and Dinner daily from 11:30-9:00

China City 76 Newport Rd The Gallery in New London (603) 526-2868 Local Chinese restaurant. Standard Chinese fare. Dine in or Take out. Closed Mondays. Open for Lunch and Dinner. No Bar.

The Country Kitchen  Rte 11, Newport Open for Breakfast and Lunch. Very popular with the locals. Mon-Fri 5:30 am – 2:00 pm, Sat 6:00 am – 1:00 pm, Sun 7:00 am – 1:00 pm

Dinner Cruise on the MV Kearsarge Sunapee Harbor (603) 938-6465  Come aboard and experience the M.V. Kearsarge, a Victorian Era steamboat replica. Enjoy a delicious buffet dinner prepared fresh daily, as you cruise the scenic shoreline of beautiful Lake Sunapee.Call for Reservations. Tuesday through Sunday departs at 6:30pm Father’s Day – Labor Day.

Fabulous ’50s Drive-In Rt. 11, Newport This old-fashioned drive-in is located on Rt. 11 between Sunapee and Newport. The heavy nostalgia is mostly limited to old school rock music. The menu is classic roadside fare, including burgers, fried seafood, and many flavors of ice cream. Low prices and decent service in the dining room or your car. Also offers a small miniature golf course behind the dining room. Open summer months

Flying Goose Brew Pub & Grille 40 Andover Rd., New London (603) 526-6899 Brew pub (featuring home-made beers named after local beauty spots) and restaurant with smoked dishes as a specialty. The Four Corners Grill is his medium-priced venue. Casual dining with magnificent views of Mt. Kearsarge.

Mackenna’s Restaurant 47 Newport Rd., New London (603) 526-9511 Founded several decades ago by transplants from south of the border (in Massachusetts, that is), Mackenna’s is the all-American local eatery you may recall from childhood. The sunny, relaxed dinning room serves traditional breakfasts, burgers, sandwiches, salads, pies, ice cream and other standby favorites..

McDonald’s and other fast food chains The closest McDonald’s restaurant is in Newport (open 24hr) (on Rt. 11 south), Claremont (20 minutes away) also offers Burger King, KFC, and other standards. There are Subway branches in Newport, & New London.

Millstone at 74 MAIN 74 Newport Rd., New London (603) 526-4201 Located in downtown New London near the Barn Playhouse, this self-described “American bistro and wine bar” is a local favorite for special nights out. With a Provençal décor and views to an elegant garden in the summer months, the restaurant serves an ambitious menu with excellent ingredients and many lobster and seafood dishes. Along with an award-winning wine list. Open for lunch and dinner year ’round. The atmosphere is friendly “casual elegance” but the clientele is fairly sedate. Full bar. Reservations suggested for large parties or on popular weekend evenings. Mon – Sat 11:30AM – 9:00PM; Sunday 11:00AM – 9:00PM; Brunch: 11:00AM. – 2:00PM

Ming China 3 South Main St. Newport (603) 863-7730 Local Chinese restaurant. Standard Chinese fare. Dine in or Take out. Open for Lunch and Dinner. Located in Shaw’s Shopping Center

The Old Courthouse  30 Main St. Newport (603) 863-8360 Lunch Wednesday – Saturday 11:30 am – 2:00 pm, Dinner: Wednesday – Saturday From 5:00 pm Sunday Brunch Buffet: 9:30 am – 1:30 pm The Old Courthouse, located in the former, Federal-style, National Register-listed Sullivan County Courthouse Behind the Newport Opera House. The pleasant, high-ceilinged dining room— serves “creative American cuisine” for lunch and dinner several days a week Directions: Take a left at the blinking light onto Route 11 to Newport to a traffic rotary.  Proceed around the rotary and head left towards downtown. Just after seeing Hubert’s Clothing Store (Yellow Building) on your left, turn left onto Central Street, travel approximately 100 yards and take a left into Old Courthouse parking lot.

Peter Christian’s Tavern 95 North Main Street, New London 603-526-4042     Reopened under the new ownership of Sarah Baas in October 2010.  Committed to bringing the tavern back to those that have grown to love it. Sarah has brought back the original PC’s menu, and with several new upgrades to the kitchen, all that is good about Peter Christian’s Tavern is back- and now is even better. Not only is Peter Christians a local favorite, because of it’s unmistakable old New England charm, the tavern has a history of drawing folks in from all over.

Pizza Chef   Rte 11 Sunapee (603) 763-2515 Pizza Chef is the local pizzeria, Reasonable prices, comfortable dining and the usual New England neighborhood sub shop fare, plus some salads and pasta dishes, beer and wine. Open 7 days for lunch and dinner.

Salt Hill Pub 58 Main Street Newport, NH 03773 603.863.7774  Salt Hill has a warm and friendly atmosphere, and it’s a great spot for families , friends, or couples. The food is good quality comfort food –Fish and Chips, mac ‘n cheese, burgers, soups, french fries – your typical pub fare. Live Entertainment

Salt Hill Pub 1407 Rt 103, Newbury, NH 03255 603.763.2667  2nd location next to Mt Sunapee. Salt Hill has a warm and friendly atmosphere, and it’s a great spot for families , friends, or couples. The food is good quality comfort food –Fish and Chips, mac ‘n cheese, burgers, soups, french fries – your typical pub fare. Live Entertainment

Suna Restaurant  6 Brook Rd. Sunapee, NH 603.843.8998
Our newest restaurant to the area. A welcome addition. The food is fresh and excellent variety. Group, Offers some of their classics like House Chips, Ahi Tuna, Lobster Mac & Cheese and exclusive favorites like “Rubbin Butts Nachos” and Smoked Gouda Tater Tots. Large potions. Children’s menu is available. Open Tues- Sat 3:30 until close

Tucker’s 207 Main Street New London, New Hampshire 03257 (603) 526-2488 New to New London open for breakfast and lunch. Opened April 2015. This is their second location. The other location is in Hooksett, NH. Hour *Our breakfast sandwiches and smoothies are available all day, every day! Monday – Friday: Breakfast: 7am – 11:30am   Lunch: 11am – 2pm — Saturday: Breakfast: 7am – 11:30am Lunch: 11am – 2pm — Sunday: Breakfast served all day!

Traditions (Lake Sunapee Country Club) 100 Country Club Lane (off Rt. 11), New London (603) 526-0260  The golf course is private but the dining room at the Lake Sunapee Country Club welcomes the public every day for lunch and dinner. “Creative casual” dining and extensive wine list in beautiful surroundings with golf course views.

Wildwood Smokehouse and Saloon Main St Sunapee, NH 603-763-1178 Less than 2 miles from the Burkehaven 20 seat BBQ Restaurant serving Ribs, Pulled Pork, Pulled Chicken, and Brisket. All made from scratch sides as well as beer, and liquor. Tue – Sat: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Burkehaven Lodge
179 Burkehaven Hill Rd
Sunapee, NH 03782