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Goldenrod Drive-In Restaurant

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1681 Candia Rd, Manchester, NH 03109-5509
+1 603-623-9469
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Sandwich, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very pleasant bare board sea food restaurant- visited 6 times over a year and a half - food always excelent

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Londonderry, New Hampshire
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Why pay big money when you can enjoy a plate of scallops right here..with french fries makes a nice cheap date.

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Thank ELL386
DuPage County, Illinois
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124 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

If looking for clam strips or other local seafood, this is a great option. They also serve typical diner items; burgers, hot dogs, etc., but the fried clam strips will bring me back when in the area. The fries and slaw are also stand outs as is the ice cream. We are not locals but my guess is the place... More 

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Thank 633sailor
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

I worked on call one Saturday and a patient's family asked if my husband would have dinner ready when I got home after 7 pm. I told them no, since I lived so far away I had plans to go to Goldenrod's to get a clam wrap. They asked if I always go there and I told them that tonight... More 

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Thank Clarice G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

I've been going here for a couple of years now. My family is constantly in search of the perfect seafood and this is as close as we've come, even in comparison to Maine or NH coastal seafood restaurants. Batter is perfectly crispy and light; shrimp are huge and succulent; scallops, clams, haddock, perfect! Onion rings fresh and delicious. The only... More 

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Thank Shelly L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Loud, comfortable, affordable, and simple. A perfect place for an easy, delicious meal. Don't forget the locally made ice cream for dessert!

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Thank Eric G
Laconia, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I first went here as a child in the 1960's. I had my first hot dog and onion rings here then. Guess what I ordered again this week! Always good food whether you want fried items or ice cream. Used to live exactly 1 mile away and ice cream at the half way mark on a 2 mile walk was... More 

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Thank Roger G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here one Tuesday after finding out they had a car show every Tuesday night. They were reasonably priced and the food was phenomenal! Definitely stop on a Tuesday night to check out the car show!

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Thank Jennifer S
Lempster, New Hampshire
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

When I lived in the Manchester area Goldenrod was always my go to restaurant for seafood and ice cream. They never let me down, serving the best seafood around and loved their homemade ice cream. Having moved away I hadn't been there for 8 yrs until a year ago and I was amazed that the service and food was just... More 

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Thank 22dive
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Love this place,they have the best chicken tenders,we never leave Manchester without stopping here first

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Thank Donna K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1681 Candia Rd, Manchester, NH 03109-5509
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 603-623-9469

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