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All 26 Epping Restaurants

The Holy Grail

64 Main Street, Epping, NH 03042
+1 603-679-9559
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Ranked #3 of 26 Restaurants in Epping
Price range: $20 - $25
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tue - Wed 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, English, Irish, Brew Pub
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Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Converted Catholic Church into NH's Best Irish Pub in the State! Original stain-glass windows, light fixtures and large harp shaped bar. Great family restaurant, something for everyone! Enjoy one of our 26 beers on draft or our specialty drinks. Amazing outdoor seating that takes you on a trip back to the old country. Our function hall holds up to 100 guests for the perfect celebration! Visit us once, and you'll be back again & again! Slainte'
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English first
Londonderry, New Hampshire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Have been here 3 times in the last year. Quality has gone down, especially anything fried. Ordered onion rings and found a foreign object (looked like dog tooth) in one of them. Reported to the bar keep, who came back and said we would not be charged for that part of our meal! Reported also that they did not make... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

This is an old church. It is a great setting for some yummy pub fare. Fish and chips is really fresh, excellent batter, not greasy. Noise level is a bit high, but would not stop me from returning.

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Epping, New Hampshire
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

With the space being so open It was really loud no matter where you are seated. It is hard to have any quality conversation with your party. It is more about the bar there then a dining experience.

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HlyGral, Owner at The Holy Grail, responded to this review

Dear customer, since you are from Epping, I would like to think that you have been to our restaurant in the past. It was the old St. Joseph's church which makes it very hard to make it quiet. Most of our guests in fact think that it is good to be on the louder side as compared to a very... More 

Boston
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I've stopped in twice in the past month and had good food with excellent service. The bartenders have been very attentive and always greet me with a smile. I'm kind of surprised at the other reviews, as I found the food to be very good. The bartender even checked with the kitchen when I asked for a substitution on a... More 

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Kingston, New Hampshire, United States
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54 reviews 54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This was our 3rd visit to the Holy Grail. It's OK. I like the atmosphere. The food is a little expensive, but it's worth it when you want to try something different, English.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

I've tried many foods here and it's clear that the cooks have little cooking experience because they only specialize in deep-fried, unhealthy appetizers. Their burgers were mediocre and the beef stew was like eating a salt stick (and I love salt!). Atmosphere is fantastic!

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Epping, New Hampshire
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Get the Irish nachos! The combination of tasty corned beef and their thousand island-esque sauce is unbelievable. Food is consistently good. I've never had a bad dish besides the scotch eggs, which had wayy too much Thyme in them. The service is friendly and attentive. Only downside is the noise level. Seems to echo since it is very open so... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

My husband and I have been there several times. We decided to take a couple who was visiting because the restaurant is close to home and we have gotten some good food there. We were not served bread. When my friend asked why (we saw others eating it) the waitress said we had to ask. This wasn't noted on the... More 

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Brentwood, New Hampshire
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We love this fun pub/restaurant, whenever we have out of town guests we make sure we bring them to Church(The Holy Grail) They always get a kick out of the fun menu. W e as a couple go for dinner or light fare, or just drinks and their fantastic Irish Nachos. Give it a try- fun place great food, great... More 

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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57 reviews 57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Great food selections. Prices OK. Location easy access and lots of parking. Great location to shops and highways.

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Additional Information about The Holy Grail

Address: 64 Main Street, Epping, NH 03042
Phone Number: +1 603-679-9559
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Epping
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: American, English, Irish, Brew Pub

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