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Walter's Basin Pub or the Basshole Pub

) #1 of 6 Restaurants in Holderness €€ - €€€ American, ,
859 US Route 3, Holderness, NH 03245-5626
+1 603-968-4412
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
859 US Route 3, Holderness, NH 03245-5626
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1 - 10 of 281 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Our first visit was everything we wanted it to be! We were surprised by the 20 minute wait, but ended up with a table overlooking the lake; really spectacular. The food was just what we wanted; flavorful, plentiful, and priced right. Not a five star...More

1  Thank tcandcc2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

I made it back and as a follow up to my last review of Walter's Basin, I am just as impressed as before. This time we were a party of nine and seated very quickly. The food was excellent and everyone raved about it. We...More

1  Thank M21Falcon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view: We had a great experience here as we were passing through early on a Wednesday evening. The view over the lake was just perfect. There is an active marina next store, so there was plenty of activity to watch. The service: Our family...More

1  Thank Buddy V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Walter's early so as to get a table next to the window overlooking the lake. This was our first time there. We thoroughly enjoyed our meals; Elk Meatloaf with two sides and our waiter's favorite menu item, Sirloin tips over a mixed...More

1  Thank cguillau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Liked the restaurant the minute we walked in...greeted so nicely by two people in the front lobby...a good sign! We were a large party, 29. We we served promptly with drinks & appetizers! Glasses never empty! Competent, friendly service! Food was so fresh & delicious....More

1  Thank Prudygirl1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here on a Saturday afternoon to celebrate my daughter's graduation. The place was packed with families doing the same. I had called last minute the week before and got a reservation at a table right next to the window overlooking the lake..perfect!! Our...More

1  Thank MichelleAMu
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Cool little tavern/restaurant. Clam chowder and salad was very good, reasonable prices as well. The views were unbeatable! Really enjoyed it and the service!

1  Thank Jean T
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We had a very good meal with some excellent items on the menu, the items we had was cooked to perfection. I would definitely stopped there again even though its a little out of the way it is well worth the drive.

1  Thank Camera1234
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and location right on the Lake. Try the Duck. My Son had the sirloin tips , and he was very pleased. Our wait staff was attentive and pleasant. Looking forward to a return.

1  Thank isabell369
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I just stopped into this establishment had a basin burger which was huge ,with great flavor,this place has great views,good friendly staff ,the beer was cold ,the food hot definitely a place to stop and have a good meal!

1  Thank gowelltony
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 859 US Route 3, Holderness, NH 03245-5626
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Holderness
  • Phone Number: +1 603-968-4412
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