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Molly's Restaurant & Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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Menu

STARTERS​
5.00
Soup of the Day
Always homemade, changes often.
6.00
French Onion Soup
Laced w/ sherry & brandy; topped w/ toasted foccacia bread & bubbling swiss
4.00
Bistro Truffle Chips
Freshly fried potato chips seasoned w/ black truffle sea salt
9.00
New! Stuffed Crimini Mushrooms
Fresh mushrooms filled w/ buttery chorizo stuffing, beer battered, & fried to golden brown; served w/ chipotle ranch for dipping
10.00
New! Baked Brie
Fresh apples, mountainside sugarhouse maple syrup, & walnuts wrapped in puff pastry & baked in our wood-fired oven; served w/ red grapes & garlic pita
9.00
Ms. J's Buffalo Wings
Named after our good friend ms. j. our wings & drummies are deep-fried & rolled in our famous spicy hot sauce w/ celery, carrot sticks & bleu cheese dressing
9.00
Maddy's Boneless Wings
Hand-cut chicken strips, deep-fried, dipped in our spicy hot sauce, & served w/ bleu cheese dressing
12.00
Wood-Fired Chicken Quesadilla
With cheddar, black bean corn salsa, carmelized onions & grilled chicken breast; served w/ chipotle ranch sauce
10.00
New! Flower Pepper Tuna
Fresh yellow fin tuna, szechuan pepper blend, green onion, crispy tortilla, spicy mayo & soy mirin
11.00
Calamari Fritti
Caught in the north atlantic; lightly breaded, fried, served w/ marinara & chipotle ranch sauce
ON THE SIDE​
5.00
Roasted Red Potatoes
5.00
Basket of French Fries
6.00
Basket of Onion Rings
6.00
Basket of Sweet Potato Fries
With honey mustard
WOOD-FIRED THIN CRUST PIZZA​
Great as an entree or to share as an appetizer.
10.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad + 5
The Classic
With fresh mozzarella, parmesean, homemade vine-ripened tomato sauce & fresh basil
11.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad + 5
Pepperoni
The classic w/ sliced pepperoni
13.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad + 5
New! Chorizo
Vine-ripened tomato sauce, roasted garlic, chorizo, caramelized onions, black bean corn salsa, cheddar & fresh basil
12.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad + 5
New! Garden Rocket
Garlic​ butter brushed crust baked w/ prosciutto, fresh tomato, & fontina; topped w/ lemon basil dressed arugula
11.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad + 5
Got Yer Goat
Warm goat cheese, sun-dried tomatoes, roasted garlic, mozzarella, vine-ripened tomato sauce & basil
11.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad + 5
The Margherita
Ripe​ tomato, roasted garlic, fontina, fresh mozzarella; topped w/ balsamic dressed arugula
12.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad + 5
Mediterranean
Kalamata olives, roasted garlic, fresh basil, ripe tomato, balsamic-grilled onions, feta & fresh mozzarella
14.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad + 5
T.P.R. Chicken Barbecue
T.P.R. = This pie rocks barbecued chicken, cheddar, bacon, grilled onions, portabella mushrooms, & barbecue sauce; topped w/ fresh scallions.
SEASONAL SALADS​
House-made dressing choices are bleu cheese, balsamic vinaigrette, ranch, lemon-basil vinaigrette, french vinaigrette & citrus vinaigrette
14.00
The Cobb
Freshly grilled chicken, avocado, tomato, bacon, & hard-boiled egg, over mixed greens; topped w/ feta cheese. Served w/ your choice of dressing on the side.
14.00
New! Hunan Chicken
Grilled​ hunan chicken & crispy tortilla strips over mixed greens tossed w/ tomatoes, carrots & water chestnuts
11.00
New! Roasted Root Vegetable
Wood-fired​ root vegetables served over wilted spinach & warm maple vinaigrette
11.00
Avocado Apple
Mixed greens w/ citrus vinaigrette, apples, ripe avocado, grape tomatoes, maple walnuts & bleu cheese crumbles
11.00
Fire-Roasted Vegetable
A molly's original! Fire-roasted seasonal vegetables basted w/ balsamic vinaigrette, served over mixed greens.
11.00
Chopped Salad
Mixed greens, tomato, cucumber & crisp bacon tossed w/ french vinaigrette; topped w/ crumbled bleu cheese & a fried egg sunny-side-up
Half 5.00
Full 8.00
Caesar
Romaine lettuce, croutons, parmesan cheese, tossed w/ our homemade dressing
Half 5.00
Full 8.00
House
Mixed greens, shaved parmesan, sliced cucumbers, grape tomatoes & carrots. Served w/ your choice of dressing on the side
Make Your Salad an Entree by Adding One of Our Toppings
SUMPTUOUS SANDWICHES​
Served w/ black truffle potato chips
11.00
New! Philly Steak & Cheese
A soft french roll stuffed w/ shredded angus beef, sauteed onions, mushrooms, peppers & american cheese
10.00
C.B.C.
A favorite at molly's for over 29 years. A grilled marinated breast of chicken w/ bacon, melted sharp cheddar, lettuce, & jesse’s barbecue sauce on a brioche roll
11.00
New! Buffalo Chicken Sandwich
Breaded chicken tenders tossed w/ buffalo sauce stacked on a soft french roll w/ bleu cheese dressing celery & shredded lettuce
10.00
Chicken Avocado
A grilled breast of chicken topped w/ bacon, guacamole, melted swiss cheese, lettuce & tomato on a brioche roll
9.99
Turkey BLT
Thinly sliced turkey breast, crisp bacon, tomato, lettuce, & herb mayonnaise on grilled brioche
JUICY BURGERS​
8oz. Angus beef burgers served w/ french fries, lettuce, tomato, sliced red onion on a toasted brioche roll. *
10.00
Half-Pound Beef Burger
10.00
Maple Turkey Burger
Mixed w/ corn, red peppers & basil. Char-grilled & glazed w/ maple syrup then topped w/ cheddar, herb mayo & baby arugula
9.00
Homemade Black Bean Burger
Mixed w/ corn, peppers, onions, cheddar & a blend of mexican spices; topped w/ tomato, arugula & fresh guacamole
13.00
The Ultimate Burger
Our half-pound burger rubbed w/ our coffee spice blend & grilled; topped w/ caramelized onions, crisp bacon & gorgonzola cream sauce.
NOODLES​
11.00
With prosciutto 13.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Wood-Fired Mac & Cheese
Rigatoni pasta tossed w/ our cheese sauce; topped w/ buttered bread crumbs; served w/ a side salad of mixed greens & balsamic vinaigrette w/ prosciutto
13.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
New! Margherita Chicken Fettuccine
Freshly grilled chicken, vine-ripened tomato sauce & melted mozzarella over fettuccine tossed w/ grape tomatoes, basil & garlic butter
11.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Tomato-Basil Rigatoni
Fresh plum tomatoes sautéed in garlic butter sauce w/ fresh basil, parmesan & a touch of marinara
13.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
New! Rigatoni Al Forno
Rigatoni​ & homemade bolognese topped w/ fresh mozzarella before being baked in our wood-fired oven; served w/ a side salad of mixed greens & balsamic vinaigrette
12.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Fettuccine Bolognese
Slowly simmered beef bolognese sauce made from scratch w/ vine-ripened tomatoes over fettuccine pasta
14.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Chicken Carbonara
Chicken strips sauteed w/ bacon, garlic & basil tossed w/ parmesan cream sauce andrigatoni
12.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Vegetable Piccata
Fresh broccoli, snow peas, tomato, capers, squeezed lemon, sauteed w/ white wine, garlic butter, fresh herbs & fettuccine
15.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Cajun Beef w/ Gorgonzola Cream Sauce
Blackened sirloin (grilled medium rare) over fettuccine tossed w/ rich gorgonzola cream sauce
13.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo
Tender chicken pieces sauteed w/ broccoli in olive oil, garlic, fresh parmesan & seasoned heavy cream.
MOLLY'S FAVORITES​
12.00
Substitute ahi tuna grilled rare 14.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Fish Tacos
Spicy fried haddock wrapped in flour tortillas w/ guacamole, lettuce, cheddar, rustic tomato salsa, & chipotle ranch; served w/ brown rice pilaf & black bean corn salsa
17.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Szechuan Baby Back Ribs
Slow roasted thai lime marinated baby back ribs char-grilled & glazed w/ szechuan BBQ sauce; served w/ french fries
15.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Shrimp Risotto
Large tiger shrimp sauteed in garlic butter w/ fresh tomato & basil; tossed w/ creamy truffle scented risotto
12.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Pan-Seared Thai Chicken
Sauteed chicken breast w/ coconut milk, green curry, ginger, scallions, sweet bell peppers, served over confetti jasmin rice
17.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Bistro Steak
Char-grilled sirloin w/ gorgonzola cream sauce & smoked bacon; served w/ roasted red potatoes & fresh vegetables
13.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Fish & Chips
North​ atlantic haddock beer batter & deep-fried; served w/ french fries & tartar sauce.
15.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
Grilled Meatloaf
A combination of veal, pork, & beef w/ fresh herbs & jesse's steak sauce topped w/ bordelaise; served w/ roasted red potatoes & fresh vegetables
17.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
New! Ginger Crimini Salmon
Grilled atlantic salmon, ginger crimini mushroom relish, confetti jasmin rice & fresh vegetables
14.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
New! *Maple Apple Pork Tenderloin
Bacon wrapped pork tenderloin drizzled w/ maple apple glaze; served w/ roasted red potatoes & fresh vegetables
16.00
Small house +5.00
Caesar salad +5.00
New! * Soba Tuna
Fresh yellow fin tuna, walnut crust, soy mirin, snow peas, sweet bell peppers, spicy mayo, green onions, & crispy tortilla strips
DRAFT BEERS​
4.75
Molly's Irish Red
Brewed just for molly’s by shipyard brewing company in portland, maine; sweet malt flavors balanced w/ a hoppy finish
4.75
Harpoon UFO White
Brewed just a few exits south on i-91, this unfiltered wheat ale has aromas of orange & coriander w/ a light, sweet flavor
4.75
Long Trail Ale
Full-bodied amber ale brewed at long trail brewing company located halfway between here & killington
4.75
Sam Adams Boston Lager
Full flavored w/ hops & malt yet balanced & complex
4.75
Switchback
Switchback brewing company in burlington, vermont prefers that this beer remain unclassified to prevent its drinkers from pigeonholing it to a specific taste; an unfiltered ale, it is lightly hopped & has a mellow malt taste
3.75
Bud Light
5.00
Guinness
0.75
Upgrade Your Pint to a 20 Oz. Beer
BOTTLED BEERS​
3.50
Budweiser
3.50
Coors Light
3.50
Michelob Ultra
4.00
Amstel Light
4.00
Corona
4.00
Heineken
3.00
O’Douls (Non-Alcoholic)
Ask your server about our draft & bottled beer specials
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived saturday afternoon and stopped here for lunch. Restaurant was busy, but we were seated quickly and service was prompt. Nice ambiance, good food at reasonable prices..overall enjoyed the lunch and would definitely return

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank traveler541
Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Terrific! Thank you for your kind words and for your 4 stars. We look forward to your return!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for lunch and dinner during a recent stay at the Hanover Inn. The menu had great choices and the food was excellent, only problem was that the place is always packed and they don’t hire enough staff to wait the tables so you...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Baseballmom60763
Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant and for the 4 stars. We are sorry for the slow service; we do not think that is typical and we work really hard for it not to be. Come back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think the first thing I want to say is how kind the wait staff was to my elderly mother. We parked in the handicapped space in the parking lot behind the restaurant but the entrance door was 3/4 of the way down the sidewalk...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Charlestontourist58
Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Terrific! We are so glad you and your mom and child enjoyed your time with us. Please do come back to see us next year. Thanks for the 5 stars, and for your kind words.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lunch was great, excellent service from Amanda. Great atmosphere and environment. Amanda gave us some great advice, it was good to hear from a fellow Dartmouth student.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Benjamin C
Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That's terrific. We will be sure to let Amanda know. Thanks for joining us for lunch and come back soon!

Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

We’ve dined at Molly’s in the past and hadn’t been all that impressed. That changed this last weekend as my wife and I decided to try again. Shrimp dish for my wife (sorry don’t recall details) and a specialty pizza for me. Pizza details were...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 225hald
Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2019

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us. Thanks for giving us another try. May it be the start to a nice long relationship :)

Reviewed July 31, 2019

I stopped at Molly’s for dinner with my family during quick stop to see Dartmouth on our road trip to Maine. I wanted to love this place as it had great reviews and just happens to have the same name as my favorite aunt. The...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Alohakaii
Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2019

We are very disappointed to hear this news, and we have already reached out to our management team to fix these issues. We intend for every dish to go beyond our guest's expectations. When it doesn't, we expect our servers to find a manager every...More

Reviewed July 30, 2019

Large, popular restaurant in college town, we expected glorified bar food. But the menu was varied, the food delicious, and the service commendable. Do not skip the cheesecake!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Falba T
Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant, and for your kind words. We pride ourselves on unique flavors and innovative dishes. Our friend Logan provides the homemade cheesecakes!

Reviewed July 25, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely some of the best customer service we have received in a LONG time. From the moment we walked through the door, the staff were fantastic. Everyone appeared to enjoy their job and went out of there way to make sure we enjoyed our visit....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank fitchic77
Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2019

Hey thanks! What a great review. We really appreciate the time it took to write this review, and we are oh so glad that you enjoyed your time with us and your food. Yes, the honey butter and warm baked homemade bread are to die...More

Reviewed July 22, 2019 via mobile

We were in town visiting the college. We loved Molly’s. Casual vibe with plenty of seating. The staff chatted us up. We felt right at home. The food was great. We had the Mac n cheese, the Philly cheesesteak and the Brussel sprout salad. Omg!!...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2019

Amazing review. Thanks so much for your detailed and positive feedback, and for your 5 stars! I haven't tried the brussel sprout salad yet - now I will!

Reviewed July 18, 2019 via mobile

In for lunch one day. Nice location in downtown Hanover. Nice service and reasonable prices. Large menu for everyone. Steak tacos and ceasar salad both very good.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Dennis J
Erin B, Owner at Molly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2019

Thanks, Dennis, for taking the time to review our restaurant, and for your kind words and 5 stars!

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Response from BarreMP | Reviewed this property |
Too late to answer and I do not know. My advice is to arrive early and expect a wait.
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I called and asked. They were honest in there response, they have wifi but often run out of capacity.
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