Nashua, New Hampshire

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Nashua Telegraph.


The "Our favorite" Nashua area restaurants list:

Michael Timothy's, 212 Main Street Nashua, NH 603-595-9334 - (expensive $$$$)

Delightfully delicious and eclectic dishes with excellent presentation and service. Awesome wood grilled pizzas, a special one every day along with the standards. Nice brunch buffet on Sunday's with live jazz. Superb wine list.

Michael Timothy's Wine & Jazz Bar (right next door).
Live jazz Thursday through Sunday. Smoke free and always a great time. Full menu from the bistro is available here.

Gibbit Hill Grill, 61 Lowell Road, Groton, MA - 978 448-2900 (moderate/expensive $$$)
The Gibbit Hill Grill is a family owned restaurant on a working farm that specializes in Angus beef and good New England fare. We truly enjoy this restaurant in it's beautiful country setting that have great views of the hills of the farm. The potato encrusted Haddock served on top of corn and bacon chowder is amazing! I love the meatloaf too. :-)

Lui Lui, 259 Daniel Webster Highway-Phone: 603-888-2588 - Take out available (inexpensive $-$$)
Lui Lui specializes in serving many varieties of Brick Oven Pizza and Pasta, large salads and antipastos, hot home baked rolls served with their famous "dippin' oil" and home made desserts.
Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner.

Shorty's Mexican Roadhouse 328 Nashua Mall, Exit 6 - Route 3 Nashua, NH, 603-882-4070 (moderate ($$)
Great margarita's! Frozen, rocks, short or grande, with or without salt, this place makes a good margarita with their own brand of tequila. Eat here, you won't be disappointed. The quesadillas are excellent. One of my favorite dishes is the buttermilk fried chicken with garlic mashed potatoes - yum!

Margaritas , 1 Nashua Drive, Nashua, (603) 883-0996 (moderate $$)
Nashua Margaritas opened in 1998 in the old wheel house on the canal overlooking the Nashua waterfall. There are three floors for sipping margaritas and dining on our famous Mexican fare and it's gallery-like layout offers visitors artwork and crafts from the Guadalajara region of Mexico. This Margaritas is quite a showplace. The food is good too. Excellent salsa, which you can purchase at local markets.

Villa Banca, 194 Main Street, Nashua 603-598-0500. (moderate $$-$$$)
Situated in a former banking establishment, Villa Banca serves up very good Italian food. Their sausage is homemade and is excellent. Sandwiches are of a very generous portion. They offer a nice wine selection and good lunch and dinner specials. Live jazz on Friday nights, violinist on Saturdays.

Surf 207 Main Street Nashua, NH Phone: 603.595.9294, Fax: 603.595.9295 (expensive $$$/$$$$)
Presented by Sarah & Michael Buckley of Michael Timothy's... Dinner only - Tuesday through Saturday. Fabulous fresh seafood, superb presentation, charming eclectic decor. A great restaurant for seafood and sushi lovers. They don't take reservations unless you're a party of 7or more, so arrive early.

Lilac Blossom, 385 East Dunstable, Nashua, Ph. 603-888-9588, FAX: 603-888-9688, take out available (moderate $$/$$$).
"Nashua's Elegant Oriental Restaurant" and they have great food, very fresh. Nice atmosphere and attention to detail. They have been voted #1 Chinese restaurant in Nashua (by GKM Independent Survey) from 1994 through 1999. Their other original location: 650 Amherst Street, (Greystone Plaza), Nashua, NH 603-886-8420

Panera Bakery & Cafe 8 Spit Brook Rd., Nashua NH 603-891-2133, FAX: 603-891-2214
Fresh baked breads/bagels every day, but not all breads are available every day. Call for today's selection.

Buckley's Great Steaks, 438 Daniel Webster Highway, Route 3 • Merrimack, NH • 603.424.0995 (expensive: $$$$)
Chef/owners Michael and Sarah Buckley opened Buckley’s Great Steaks in December 2005 with the goal of serving the finest, most flavorful steaks imaginable, and once again, they've succeeded.

Black Orchid Grille 8 Temple Street, Nashua, NH 603-577-8910. Expensive ($$$$)
An eclectic menu with a nice decor and atmosphere. Reservations recommended.

And for a great cappuccino or latte, head on down to South Nashua to Starbuck's in South Nashua, 603-891-0022 (in the plaza where DSW Shoe Warehouse is - DW Hwy southbound). There are now THREE Starbucks in Nashua!!! There's one at the Pheasant Lane Mall (aka: PLM) 897-1860 -located on the second floor between Sears and Joe's American Bar and Grill, and another at the Nashua Mall Power Center - 579-4761, @ 10 Coliseum Ave: it's got a drive through!

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