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Ariana's Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Chef Martin has a gem. Tucked inside an Inn in the quintessential New England town of Lyme, just a few minutes north of Hanover, Ariana’s Just might be the best in the area. Very good wine list, beers on tap are ok, could be better....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Vermont68
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Fabulous chef Martin makes memorable dishes, and will even send you his recipes! Good wine list, great servers, lovely ambiance in a cute new england town. Very memorable dishes. I had the meat lasagna and everyone else had the scallops, cooked perfectly.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank gordonk7
Reviewed July 13, 2019

We had a quick dinner in the lounge area and the food was excellent and good service. They have done a nice job of restoring the Inn in a quaint location. After experiencing some overpriced/average meals in some other resorts in NE - this was...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Bostonshade
Reviewed June 24, 2019

We eat here every summer when dropping our daughter at camp. A great and interesting menu, friendly service and a very nice atmosphere. We have never been disappointed

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank peter k
Reviewed June 9, 2019

This restaurant is in an old inn, which a front room (on a porch) and a back room (with a bar area). I like the back room better. Both are fairly noisy. The wine list is totally mediocre. Go here for the seafood. The lobster...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Coastman3
Reviewed May 28, 2019

We stayed the night at the Inn and made reservations for dinner (a must for a Saturday night). We had the mushrooms crepes & pork belly appetizers; both were very good and filling (no small portions here!). Both of our main courses were excellent lamb...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Food_Travel-stay
Reviewed May 20, 2019

We went to Ariana's on Saturday night, fairly late due to them already being booked up. Note, this is not a huge place and it is very popular, so reservations well in advance are strongly recommended. Ariana's is located on the ground floor of the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank AndyV2011
Reviewed May 18, 2019

This is the place to take your guest when you are in the upper valley. A bit pricey but oh so nice from service to food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank trekkingandmore
Reviewed February 26, 2019

We very much enjoyed the food, service and ambiance. The entrees represent a combination of the old favorites from the old location and new ideas, all of which are elegant and beautifully prepared.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank j9kan
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Had a great meal here as usual. Ariana's does not disappoint with creative plates to choose from. Their pot stickers are delicious for appetizers. My partner had the flounder on spetzal and I had the organic roast chicken. Their filet mignon on a pastry base...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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