We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 15 Jackson Restaurants

Shovel Handle Pub

357 Black Mountain Road, The Whitney Inn, Jackson, NH 03846
603-383-8916
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #4 of 15 Restaurants in Jackson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Wed - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Pub
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Write a Review

125 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    70
    33
    18
    2
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

Dined here last weekend with my family. Charming barn decor lit by white lights strung throughout restaurant. Had nachos, chicken wings, salad and a grilled turkey & Brie panini. All were great. Service was attentive, prices moderate to high-moderate. Definitely worth taking a ride to if you're staying in the North Conway area!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

Wanted an early dinner here but only had pub grub until 5 when full menu becomes available . Tried the potato skins which we did enjoy them. Really liked the barn atmosphere where we ate. I would like to back for dinner.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Concord, New Hampshire
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Loved this place. very rustic and comfortable. The food was awesome. We now have a new favorite place to eat in the Jackson area. also the live music was really good. cant wait to go back.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Twyford, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

A rather battered farm like external appearance (though we did only see it at night) belies a lovely timber clad barn interior on several levels. When we visited it was lit with fairy lights which gave it a magical feel and there was excellent live music. The food was good and plentiful and the staff were brilliant. One to try... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Canberra, Australia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Enjoyed the intimacy of talking to the live musicians in a cosy environment.The location was very close to our superb bed and breakfast The Carter Noche.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Merrimack, New Hampshire
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The food was awesome and great value. The bartenders were friendly as were the wait staff. I would definitely eat here again. Worth the trip.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kent, England
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We had dinner at the shovel handle pub whilst staying in the White Mountains, it was recommended by our host but we weren't sure it would suit us. We were wrong, it was a great evening and rounded off our holiday very nicely. The meal was excellent accompanied by some great music and good service at a reasonable price.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Old Saybrook, Connecticut
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The food is outstanding--definitely much better than expected. The atmosphere was amazing--an old barn updated to a restaurant. The live entertainment was very enjoyable and a definite pleasant surprise. Service was great. We'll definitely be back!

Was this review helpful? Yes
POMFRET CENTER
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I would like to say this is a unique pub in Jackson, NH that we enjoyed very much. The Shovel Handle Pub is in an old barn, with many levels in a nice country setting with nice ambiance. The food was very good, the live music was enjoyable and the service was good. I would say it is not a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Etna, New Hampshire, United States
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The food here is wonderful! I also really like the entertainment and the informal atmosphere. It is a great apres ski destination.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Shovel Handle Pub also viewed

Jackson, White Mountains
Jackson, White Mountains
 
Jackson, White Mountains
Jackson, White Mountains
 

Been to Shovel Handle Pub? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Shovel Handle Pub

Address: 357 Black Mountain Road, The Whitney Inn, Jackson, NH 03846
Phone Number: 603-383-8916
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Jackson
Open Hours:
Sunday 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Pub

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Shovel Handle Pub staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?