Truly a legend around Manchester, the Red Arrow Diner is a must for any and all diner lovers. Ranked as one of the top ten diners in the United States by USA Today, the place has as much personality as it has good and delicious food. Not only do major newspapers rank it as a favorite, but the likes of Senator Hilary Clinton, Ty Pennington, and the Barenaked Ladies have all had a bite at the Red Arrow. And with name plates on the booth, you will know exactly who sat in the same seat as you, giving you a brush with fame! Open 24 hours, the diner serves all meals at all times of the day. So whether you are looking for a stack of waffles with peanut butter and chocolate chips in the evening, or a veggie burger early in the morning, the Red Arrow can serve you. The diner has its own line of soda, try the Cream Soda. The Chicken Fingers have an extra spice making them extra juicy and delicious. A wide selection of pies rounds out the menu with fruit and cream pies, as well as “fingers” which are a lot like Twinkies only in a different dimension entirely.
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.
Nepali food in Manchester? Yes, it is true, and Café Momo has been getting rave reviews from both critics and patrons ever since it opened. Located off downtown, you will truly feel like you are discovering an unknown gem. With spicy food and a wide variety of vegetarian options as well some to please any carnivore, Momo is an experience you will soon want to repeat. The inside is decorated with bright colors and paintings, and the service is quick and efficient. Mojitos are a favorite, and Momo's dumplings have been rated as the best in the city.
Owned in part by The Chieftans, some of the best known Irish musicians of all time (as the bartenders will be happy to inform you,) the Shaskeen Pub has a laid-back vibe although the crowd is a slightly older mix than other bars in town. Live music and open mic nights are standard in the back room. Over the bar are a variety of interesting memorabilia, including one of The Chieftan's numerous Grammy Awards. Local and national beers can be found on tap, as well as a good selection of bottled beers.
Enjoy a memorable night out at Whiskey’s 20. Featuring a spacious dance floor, VIP tables, an open terrace and lots of themed nights, the hip nightspot offers plenty of chance for people to mingle with other people and forget all their worries as they listen to the loud music and tap their feet to the rhythm. Don’t fret if all the socializing and dancing makes you feel famished. The nightclub also offers a number of cocktails and dishes like salads, burgers, French fries and other snacks to satiate the appetite. Whether you are in the mood to dance the night away, make new friends or chill with old ones, then Whiskey’s 20 is the place to be.
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.
Indulge in the flavors of American cuisine as you visit The Barley House. This restaurant is known for serving a scrumptious comfort food menu and is popular for serving some of the best burgers in town. The delectable menu is followed by an impressive list of beverages. You can choose from the variety of cocktails, wines, crafted beers or other spirits of your choice. The Barley House is known for its warm hospitality and friendly staff. All in all, you are in to have a good time as you spend your evening at The Barley House while catching up with your friends.
Dance away the evening as the DJ plays your favorite number at Tandy's Top Shelf. This bar is popular for serving a variety of beverages. You can choose from their unique cocktails, beers, wines or other spirit. In case you get hungry, Tandy's Top Shelf serves a delectable American cuisine menu. Their casual ambiance and friendly service are sure to show you a good time.
Taste the delicacies of China as you dine Tea Garden restaurant. Try their Pupu platter, General Gau’s Chicken which have gained them many fans. The delicious menu is followed by an impressive list of beverages featuring refreshing cocktails, wines, and more. Their warm hospitality and cozy decor are sure to make you come back for more.
For fresh, tasty and healthy breakfast, The Works Bakery Cafe is an ideal place to visit. Exclusive organic ingredients are used here and meats are obtained from responsible family farms.