About Best of NH

Each year, New Hampshire Magazine publishes the picks of its readers and editors in categories that range from best cup cakes to best fine dining.

Voting in these categories takes place each spring. Our online-only ballots are the best way for readers and customers to recognize the best of the best that New Hampshire has to offer.

Our annual Readers' Poll and extensive list of Editor's Picks all lead up to the state's biggest celebration, The Best of NH Party at the Northeast Delta Dental Stadium in Manchester, NH. This event showcases New Hampshire Magazine Best of NH-award winners in an evening of food, fun, live music and festivities, that benefits the NH Food Bank.

Save the dates:

Food and drink voting: February 1 - March 25; Shops and services voting: March 1 - April 22
Best of NH Party: June 16

Vote!

Food and Drink ballot
Vote now!
Shops and Services
Vote March 1
 

Voting for NH's best restaurants begins on February 1 and voting for shops and services begins on March 1.

 

If you have any questions regarding the ballot please contact Erica Thoits at ethoits@nhmagazine.com

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2016 Best of NH Party

About the party:

Save the date for the annual Best of NH Party.

Thursday, June 16, 2016
Northeast Delta Dental Stadium
Manchester, NH

Food | Fun and Music | Fireworks

Proceeds:

And you can feel good about partying with the best of 'em because a portion of ticket proceeds will benefit the NH Food Bank.

NH Food Bank

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Best of NH 2015 This and That

Here are the Best of NH 2015 Editor's Picks that don't fit neatly into other categories. They range from an ice cream fundraiser to new hope for the Balsams Grand Resort Hotel.

Best of NH 2015 Arts, Culture & People

Discover local bands, art galleries, music and performing arts venues and much more in this section of Best of NH 2015

Best of NH 2015 Fun and Adventure

The Best of NH 2015 is filled with things to do and see from cooking classes and our favorite country inns to the best zip line in the state and the top places to take a hike.

Best of NH 2015 Shops and Services

From gorgeous flower arrangements to quality pet care you can trust, the 2015 Best of NH Shops and Services list has what you need.

Best of NH 2015 Food Odds and Ends

In this section of 2015's Best of NH you'll find this year's best new restaurant, where to eat outdoors, fine dining, a local cheesemaker, the best date night spot, the return of an old favorite and more!

Best of NH 2015 Desserts, Ice Cream Stands and Bakeries

We hope that you saved room for dessert. There's something for every sweet tooth here - Cookies, sticky toffee pudding, cakes, apple pie, ice cream and more!

Best of NH 2015 Delis, Butcher Shops, Catering, Cafés, Lunch and Breakfast

Enjoy a Sunday morning brunch, hearty chili, outstanding sandwich, farm-to-table breakfast, the best catering and more.

Best of NH 2015 Pizzerias and Ethnic Food Restaurants

Here's where to grab a slice or take a world cuisine tour right here in New Hampshire with Best of NH 2015 winners from your favorite pizzerias to Japanese, Greek, Indian, Mexican and much more!
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Best of NH Party videos

2015 Best of NH Party

2015 Best of NH Party

Added: 2015-06-23

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2015 Best of NH Party

2015 Best of NH Party

Added: 2015-06-23
2014 Best of NH Party

2014 Best of NH Party

Check out footage from New Hampshire Magazine's 2014 Best of NH Party held at the Verizon Wireless Arena on July 19, 2014.
Added: 2014-06-19
2013 Best of NH party

2013 Best of NH party

Check out the 2013 Best of NH Party hosted by NH Magazine to benefit the NH Food Bank. This year's video host is NH Magazine columnist Courtney Hoppe. Video courtesy of Edify Multimedia.
Added: 2013-06-20
2012 Best of NH Party

2012 Best of NH Party

Check out the 2012 Best of NH Party held at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, NH.
Added: 2012-06-21
2011 Best of NH Party

2011 Best of NH Party

Check out the 2011 Best of NH Party held at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, NH.
Added: 2011-06-23
2010 Best of NH Party

2010 Best of NH Party

A video from the 2010 Best of NH Party.
Added: 2010-06-24
2009 Best of NH Party

2009 Best of NH Party

View a video from the 2009 Best of NH Party.
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