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232 Whittier Hwy, 232 Whittier Highway, 03226, Center Harbor, New Hampshire, Center Harbor, NH 03226-3616
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There was a wait for a table, so we sat at the bar and ate dinner with a nice bartender who was attentive and friendly. They had just run out of the special, so ordered off the menu. Veal parmesan was presented well, with a large piece of veal, fried a bit more than I would have liked, a little... More 

Thank Elyzabeth A
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Large party if 13, half tweens, half adults. Waiter took drink order and came back with kids drinks and wanted our dinner order. When we asked to wait a few minutes he said "well we are kinda busy" Bread never came, had to ask for water to be refilled. Just not the attention that I would expect at a restaurant.... More 

Thank Kranney33
Middleton, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We often bring friends and family to the canoe. Whether it's appetizers and drinks or full meals- it's always been great. The decor- is nice. The staff is great. The food is fresh and always great. Never a bad meal. Go and enjoy

Thank Virginia A
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Three of us had lunch there recently and we all ordered lobster rolls. They seemed to contain more than one lobster. There was no filler and just a hint of mayonnaise to bind it. We compare lobster rolls in this area and this was the best we've found so far.

Thank Henry B
Center Harbor, New Hampshire
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87 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed this great spot for a delicious casual lunch or dinner. We really liked the waldorf salad and smoked vegetable soup for a nicet lunch with filtered views through the trees of Lake Winnipesaukee. Our service was friendly and we enjoyed the casual lodge decor of the restaurant. Will definitely go back. It is also close to the Edge... More 

Thank Troy B
West Haven, Connecticut
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of our 'must visit' places when we go to New Hampshire. The food is outstanding. This visit started at the bar. The bartender Aaron was so personable and fun, we ended up having drinks and several appetizers. The home made potato chips with bleu cheese and bacon and the lobster mac and cheese are incredible.

Thank 554leslieb
Naugatuck, Connecticut
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We always make Canoe a must go to place when we vacation in NH. We enjoy a great meal by our selves there, but always have a good time with several friends, This trip we had Seared Tuna and Escargot for appetizers, with Salmon and Haddock for the main courses. In the past we have enjoyed Lobster Mac & Cheese,... More 

Thank Gene T
Rochester, New York
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was wonderful! Friendliness of staff made up for lack of water views. Had the specials which were sea bass for me and steak for my husband and they were exquisite !

Thank NantucketLea
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I made a reservation a week in advance as we were entertaining out of state visitors. I thought the purpose of a reservation was to ensure a good table. We were put in the back corner of the basement tavern between 2 kitchen doors and a group of 10 loud people celebrating a birthday. I asked to change tables so... More 

Thank Dorothy131
Pensacola, Florida
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187 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The décor is like a lodge setting. The service was very good and the meal plenty. Good selection from the menu and tavern great addition.

Thank mar w

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 Whittier Hwy, 232 Whittier Highway, 03226, Center Harbor, New Hampshire, Center Harbor, NH 03226-3616
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Center Harbor
  • Phone Number: 16032534762

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