There are many exciting dining options in the Upper Valley, running the spectrum from fun family restaurants to elegant formal dining experiences. There are also many lodging options to fit any budget. Several national chains of fine hotels serve the area, or try a relaxing stay at one of the many historic inns and romantic bed & breakfasts that stand along our beautiful country roads. We hope you will find these places to your satisfaction.
Upper Valley Dining
This steak house in Lebanon, NH has won numerous awards including Best Dinner House and Best Brunch in the Upper Valley by the Valley's Business Journal. Stop in and enjoy hand-cut steaks, seafood, prime rib, juicy burgers, flatbreads, sandwiches, and much more in an authentic log cabin.
Located along the Mascoma River in the Power House Mall Plaza in Lebanon, NH, this casual Italian restaurant is a favorite among locals. They serve award winning wood fired pizza as well as traditional pasta dishes. They make their own dough fresh every day, and even their croutons are made with the bread they bake.
Located in Hanover, NH this historic restaurant and bakery has been serving Dartmouth students, locals, and tourists since 1947. Their homemade baked goods are to die for! Stop in and see why Lou's has withstood over a half a century of change.
Find a variety of satisfying foods at this New London hot spot. The building itself has been around for decades, but it recently went through a face-lift and you won't be disappointed!
The Mill at Simon Pearce
Voted one of "America's Most Romantic Restaurants" by Travel and Leisure, The Mill at Simon Pearce combines elegant dinnerware, made in house, paired with creative American cuisine prepared with fresh local ingredients against the magnificent backdrop of the Quechee River waterfall and covered bridge.
Mickey's Roadside Cafe & Tavern
The restaurant is equipped with 2 full service bars, monthly themed events, live entertainment and many large flat-screen's to keep up with the latest news and sporting events.
Upper Valley Lodging
Breakfast on the Connecticut
Overlooking the scenic Connecticut River and the rolling hills of Vermont, this quaint bed and breakfast is situated on 23 private acres in Lyme, NH. Off the beaten path this hide-a-way offers magnificent views, a relaxing atmosphere, and delicious breakfasts.
The Hanover Inn
Over the centuries, this Hanover, NH landmark has endured many changes, while still retaining its ties to Dartmouth College. Today guests can enjoy gracious service, timeless elegance, and personalized amenities immersed in the Ivy League tradition.
The Norwich Inn
Steeped in history and located next to Dan and Whit's in Norwich, VT this full-service Vermont country inn offers 38 guest rooms and a pub and dining room which serves hand-crafted English Ales that are sold on-site only. The Norwich Inn also boasts one of the largest wine selections in Vermont, housed in their new wine cellar which is also available for private parties.
Trumbull House B&B
This luxury bed and breakfast in Hanover, NH offers country lodgings just 4 miles from Dartmouth College. Built in 1919, this 6 bedroom bed and breakfast is situated on 16-acres which include a swimming pond, target golf course, hiking trails, and more.