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Foster's Boiler Room

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American, Bar, Pub
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at the Common Man Inn, 231 Main Street, Just off Exit 26, I-93, Plymouth, NH 03264
+1 603-536-2764
15:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 15:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 23:00
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Guangzhou, China
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159 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the Common Man and the snow stopped us going anywhere downtown for food but, Froster's didnt let us down. Situated at the corner of the inn with loft style structure with a huge old-fashioned iron chandelier - simple and nostalgic. We ordered a house ale, a surf-and-turf, a seared salmon and a mac-n-cheese, and all I would... More 

Thank simonfung888
Boylston, Massachusetts
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Plymouth, NH with my wife we asked the desk clerk at the Fairfield Inn & Suites for a recommendation for dinner. She recommended Fosters Boiler Room at the Common Man and we are glad she did. The restaurant is in an old wood mill and very quant and cozy. Our food was excellent and service great.

Thank Michael H
Concord, Massachusetts
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218 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Great to eat in this interesting space with brick and heavy timber structure spread out on several levels. Service was very good. Good beer and wine selection. Food is tasty. Very good duck confit sandwich, salad OK, blackberry peach cobbler great. Even though this is part of larger restaurant group it feels like one of a kind.

Thank ilkkats
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Martini Mondays are good but there menu has changed and they no longer have flame mignon a no longer have asparagus and then no longer have garlic mashed potatoes so there menu was very limited and quite doll. This is my third night and I have had the same meal twice if that tells you anything. Do not get the... More 

Thank Kimberly G
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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123 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We were staying at the Inn so we had dinner here. My husband ordered the French Onion Soup, which unfortunately never arrived. He had the steak entree which was of average quality and came with a vegetable medley and mashed potatoes. I had the 3 forks salad (greens, pecans, cheese and apples) and I added grilled salmon. The salad, dressed... More 

Thank youngatheart3663
Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Great staff who were attentive and paid attention to the needs of diners. During this meal, I had a French Onion Gratinee, which had warm broth and bread hidden under a layer of melted Gruyère. The cheese on the edge of the bowl was crispy and the best part. Main course was the Bacon and Bleu burger with juicy angus... More 

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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Everything on the menu is fantastic...between all of us in my family, we have tried almost every dish and everytime it's a home run. Good portions, fresh ingrediants, and fantastic service with a smile. A very well run restaurant!

Thank Mary D
Kingston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I recommend the steak tips. Arguably the best I ever had. Dessert was great had the peach and blackberry cobbler. You will not leave here hungry.

Thank Michael K
Belfast, Maine
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Great atmosphere and great food! Carve off a hunk of cheese and grab some crackers for your table at the bottom of the stairs. My wife said before ordering, "I'd order anything off this menu..."

Thank G H
Wentworth, New Hampshire
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Had dinner here, but a "lighter" meal. Soup was (Steak and Potato) OK. Had a good amount of steak in it, but broth was redolent of the flour used to thicken it and it arrived lukewarm. Portion size was more like a demitasse rather than a cup. Burger was ordered medium rare and came out medium well (and I'm being... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: at the Common Man Inn, 231 Main Street, Just off Exit 26, I-93, Plymouth, NH 03264
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-536-2764

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