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853 Lafayette Road, Hampton, NH 03842
603-929-9966
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice lunch away from beach traffic

Large bar area with large flat screens to watch game. Enjoyed beer battered shrimp for lunch. Tap beer was ice cold on hot day and good conversation with locals. New addition sports bar downstairs looks real nice to play pool and what an event. Prices very reasonable.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
Tom M
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Venice, Florida
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67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

You hardly ever go wrong with italian. There is always a lot of food and entrees that you know. Ron Jillians has added to this. The calamari was so light it floated into your mouth. A dish not seen often is the pool milanese which was delicious. On Lafayette Rd. ( rte 1), it is easy to find with lots... More 

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Newburyport
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Went to Ron Jillians this past weekend. Better than the majority of restaurants in Newburyport. Ed Blouin (Master Chef) should open a place in Newburyport.

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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Large bar area with large flat screens to watch game. Enjoyed beer battered shrimp for lunch. Tap beer was ice cold on hot day and good conversation with locals. New addition sports bar downstairs looks real nice to play pool and what an event. Prices very reasonable.

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New Hampshire
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115 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We recently chose Ron Jillain's for our weekly "date night". We were concerned about the crowds as they do not take reservations and it was a Friday night. At 5:30 when we arrived, we were still able to get a nice booth. When we left, the line was out the door. The atmosphere is bright, casual, and friendly, and the... More 

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Hampton, NH
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We have eaten there a number of times and have never been disappointed. Generous portions. pleasant surroundings.

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

My best friend & I had a lovely time - She had chicken parm & I had the alfredo. Friendly waitress and excellent meal.

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Holliston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We were trolling for a good place to stop for dinner during a trip back from Maine to Mass. in the Portsmouth/Hampton area. Fortunately, by chance, and with fair to good reviews on Trip Advisor, we selected Ron Jillians. This spot was obviously a good local hangout with a big, comfortable bar and an attractive menu. My spouse went for... More 

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Kensington, N.H.
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We go to Ron Jillians on Sunday's and have come to be part of a routine of diners and football watchers. The bar staff is very friendly, attentive and organized. There was a time when the staff were more about socializing than serving, but this is a new staff with a focus on the customer The specials have become more... More 

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Stratham, New Hampshire
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123 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This is favorite spot for locals. Their menu is primarily Italian but you will find some meat, some fish and pizza as well (though the pizza was not on the menu that was given to us at the table). If you show up for dinner here anytime after 6 PM, you will have to wait. They do offer call-ahead seating... More 

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Manchester
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We ordered the Mediterranean chicken and it was delicious and a very generous portion. The salad that was included was a pleasant surprise too. It was not the typical iceberg lettuce or bagged salad. It was a mix of nice greens,salad vegetables, and shaved cheese. The bread was warm and fresh and you could smell the yeast. The problem was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 853 Lafayette Road, Hampton, NH 03842
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Hampton
  • Phone Number: 603-929-9966

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?