A spot for young locals to meet, greet, dance, and eye one another, the Strange Brew Tavern is the place to be. Located a little off Elm giving it a more secluded and exclusive feel, this bar has a well laid out area with a bar, often with live music in the front along with a number of tables for casual relaxation. The back room offers a variety of games including video games and is more well-lit, offering a better chance for conversation. Bookshelves are scattered around the entirety of the bar although few patrons pay attention during the night time. With more than 65 beers on tap as well as bottles, and some creative bar food to spice it up, the Strange Brew Tavern is one of the best places in the city, or even the state to grab a cold one.
Set in a cozy place, Republic is popular among the locals who want to indulge themselves in some hearty local cuisine. The trendy ambience here comprises of an industrial-style decor with an attentive and friendly service. Their menu includes delicacies like Steak Frites, Turkish Chicken and Pasta Pesto. The meal is cooked using fresh local ingredients and is always served hot. Compliment your meal with a glass of chilled beer from their extensive drinks menu. The restaurant is a must visit spot if you want to taste some delicious breakfast or brunch. Open 7 days a week, Republic specializes in serving local as well as Mediterranean meals and must definitely be tried during your stay at Manchester.
The Merrimack River flows peacefully alongside The Foundry and the idyllic scenes only create a perfect backdrop for your culinary escapade. Visual bliss is carried forward into the restaurant's interior as well; it's surround by exposed-brick walls and leather couches add an old-world charm to the place. Delicious aromas fill the room and they only up your anticipation for what lies on the menu. The Foundry is known for their seasonal specials that incorporate locally-sourced ingredients. Created with utmost attention to detail every dish on their menu comes to your table looking like a work of art. The lounge at The Foundry ensures your palate is cleansed with potent cocktails and robust beers. Live music entertains patrons on certain evenings.
In the heart of Nashua, MT's Local Kitchen & Wine Bar offers mouthwatering dishes made from locally sourced fresh ingredients. This location, where Michael Timothy's Bistro stood, has been transformed into MT's Local Kitchen & Wine Bar to offer their patrons delicious food in a more casual environment. The owner and head chef, Michael Buckley, has brought in new additions to the menu. Gorge on the delectable steaks, seafood, salads, pizzas and more. Complement your meal with a wine from their collection.
Located on Pearl Street, Stella Blu offers a mixture of delights to satisfy various palates. The menu boasts of a delectable blend of flavors from Asia, Italy, Spain, Latin areas and local American recipes. Do not miss out on their tapas, which are some of the best in the city. Accompany your meal with some of their prize bagging martinis. Each wall of the restaurant is covered in a different shade, offering an elegant and vibrant ambiance to dine in. On some nights, lucky guests may have an acoustic musician or a live band performing for them as they devour their food.
If Tex-Mex is what you wish to savor, Cactus Jacks is the place you want to be, offering a wide range of Mexican and country style dishes that are sure to leave you craving for more even after a full-course meal. The ambiance is vibrant and full of color, just like their food which is presented in a way that stimulates your visual senses. Some of their specialties include Espinaca Con Queso, Cj's Trail Nachos, Southwestern Sampler, Seafood Gumbo and the Crispy Haddock Tacos. Alcoholic drinks are available here.
For a night out on the town, complete with live music, great food and booze, head to the Ignite Bar & Grille. Located near the Palace Theater and the Hampshire Plaza Shopping Center, this restaurant + bar is the ideal way to end a day of sightseeing or shopping. The place is quite crowded in the evenings and you will have to scrounge for a great place to eat your sumptuous meal because the restaurant does not accept reservations. After seating yourself, you can sample their fine fare by starting off with appetizing appetizers like Colossal Shrimp Cocktail a la Carte or the Stately Nachos, then proceed to some intriguing entrees like the Steak Napoli Kebab or the Asian BBQ Ribeye Steak. Not too many options for the vegetarian, but the restaurant's specialty is not intended for the veggies. For further information please contact the restaurant or see the website.
Don't head here if you're looking for swanky atmosphere, but if you want some real fun while singing karaoke with friends and getting drunk, then this is the place to be. Complete with a plastic shark that you'll see right at the entrance, McGarvey's is one place that completely fits the definition of a dive bar. They have great offers on drinks and food, which will invariably be a good old combination of "Sandwich and Fried Onion Rings" with a glassful of Guinness or "Labbatts". Be on the look-out for special offers on drinks, fun game nights and DJ performances.
A haven for food lovers, The Derryfield restaurant offers lip smacking American fare at fairly reasonable prices. The friendly staff welcomes you with a smile and makes you feel at home at once. A family restaurant, this place is situated amidst the lush green environs of a farmland and offers spacious outdoor seating for its guests. On weekends, the lounge area is usually privy to live music from known and unknown artists and bands that make the evening more enjoyable. The restaurant also sports a ballroom and banquet facilities, where one can hold formal and informal meetings.