Located almost on the waterfront, Cotton's reputation is known all over the Northeast. Numerous national magazines have praised Chef/Owner's Jeffrey Paige's culinary talents and he has cooked for presidents as well as other chefs. Bringing an American comfort food style to Manchester, the dinner menu may features such treats as Almond-Crusted Turkey Schnitzel or Grilled Vegetable Ravioli. An extensive wine list complements the dinner offerings and makes it the perfect place for a leisurely and delicious lunch or dinner.
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.
Murphy's Taproom has created a blend of American and Irish cultures that is welcoming to all. With 24 different beers on tap, many people come to indulge in a beer. But the menu is also rather extensive and includes all the expected foods such as Chicken Tenders, Nachos, and Burgers. Flat screen televisions ensure that you will not miss the game and a smoke free environment will keep you smelling good for the whole night.
Set in a three story townhouse, Jewel Nightclub is an upscale club in town. Their plush interiors are accentuated by dim lights and the excellent sound and lighting technology makes clubbing a pleasant experience. Though this nightclub doesn't advertise much, it is known among the hipsters of the neighborhood.
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.
Tickle your taste buds with lip smacking American fare offered at Firefly American Bistro & Bar. The warm and inviting ambiance of this place makes you feel at home at once, while the lounge offers an ideal place to hang out and chill with near and dear ones. The restaurant is divided into private booths and banquets, in case you are looking for a bit more privacy. The menu here provides a wide range of culinary preparations that will simply make you want to order for more, while the well-stocked bar will offer a choicest variety of wines, beers and martinis that will keep you in high spirits.