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Black Water Grill Restaurant

43 Pelham Rd, Salem, NH 03079
+1 603-328-9013
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken” (10 reviews)
“crab cakes” (4 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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43 Pelham Rd, Salem, NH 03079
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Been a while since eating here, one of the Restaurants we save for special occasions. this being our 41st anniversary, our meal was very good, as well as our service by Lizzie, our waitress. Will be back a little more frequently.

Thank kltbaker1
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This was my first visit to Black Water Grill and it was just great. We ate outside, which was very nice. We started with the rum bucket for a drink. Very tasty, loved it. I had the pastrami sandwich with sweet potato fries. It was...More

Thank Freckles2212
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I went for lunch and as a single I chose the bar. As the title states this was my first visit, however, will not be the last. The staff were quite friendly and the food was served hot and very promptly. I enjoyed my lunch...More

1  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We have eaten at Blackwater Grill 4 times in the past few months, trying several different meals. A favorite is the hot lobster spinach dip, it actually has small chunks of lobster, yum. Salads don't come with meals but splurge and get one, they are...More

1  Thank H S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Called in for dinner. Nice staff. Food good and had forgotten how big American meals are so had a struggle finishing. My Caesar chicken wrap was a tad dry (missing sauces?). Chips were good and the sauce provided with them helped with the wrap.

2  Thank WorcesterMoray
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Weve been to Blackwater on many occassions. This time it was for a Communion dinner buffet. It's not usually open on Sundays for other than special reservations, so we were the only ones there. We had sandwich wraps, chicken parm, bruschetta, veggie tray and salad....More

Thank LindagSalem
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My husband took my mother and I here for Mother's Day. I had never heard of the restaurant before, so I was skeptical, however I was quickly reassured. For Mothers Day, they had a buffet consisting of a raw bar, dessert bar, and a variety...More

Thank Ashley E
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

So enjoyed our drinks appetizers and salad. Loved atmosphere as there was folk/rock singer at bar. I've been here before for lunch, dinner never a poor choice. They put lots effort into making it enjoyable. Watch for the almost monthly Paint and sip parties run...More

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We go to the Black Water Grill fairly often and have never been disappointed. The food is consistently good, and the portions are very generous. Their salads are excellent, and there are many add-ons, too. The atmosphere is very open but still cozy, and it's...More

Thank GraceMarieGMC
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch with my co-workers. The food was good. We sat in the bar area which was decorated for the holidays. Really pretty.

Thank Robin S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Pelham Rd, Salem, NH 03079
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 603-328-9013
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