Best of NH 2022 Readers’ Poll Winners

More than 14,300 people voted – now see who was named as the best the state has to offer

The results listed here will be published in the July Best of NH issue, which is available on newsstands, online and in mailboxes in late June. This list serves as a quick reference guide and full contact information, including address, phone and website, will be included with the July issue.

Category 2022 Winner
Art Gallery ArtHub
Antique or Vintage Shop Antiques on Elm
Automotive Group Grappone Automotive Group
Bakery – Concord Area Bread & Chocolate
Bakery – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region Blue Loon Bakery
Bakery – Great North Woods Region Polish Princess Bakery
Bakery – Lakes Region Yum Yum Shop
Bakery – Manchester Area Black Forest Cafe
Bakery – Monadnock Region Culture
Bakery – Nashua Area Buckley’s Bakery & Café
Bakery – Overall Bearded Baking Co.
Bakery – Overall Multilocation Regional Frederick’s Pastries
Bakery – Salem Area Klemm’s Bakery
Bakery – Seacoast Region Harvey’s Bakery and Coffee Shop
Bakery – White Mountains Region Red Wagon Bakery
Barbecue KC’s Rib Shack
Barbershop Homegrown Barber Co.
Bed and Breakfast The Inn at Valley Farms
Beer Store Greg & Jane’s Beer & Wine
Bicycle Shop Multilocation Local Trek Bicycle (formerly, Goodale’s Bike Shop)
Bicycle Shop S&W Sports
Breakfast Place – Concord Area The Post
Breakfast Place – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region Lou’s Restaurant & Bakery
Breakfast Place – Great North Woods Region Full Send Bar and Grill
Breakfast Place – Lakes Region The Farmer’s Kitchen
Breakfast Place – Manchester Area The Purple Finch Café
Breakfast Place – Manchester Area Multilocation Regional The Friendly Toast
Breakfast Place – Monadnock Region The Riverhouse Café
Breakfast Place – Monadnock Region Multilocation Local Red Arrow 24 Hr Diner
Breakfast Place – Nashua Area Suzie’s Dinner
Breakfast Place – Overall Polly’s Pancake Parlor
Breakfast Place – Overall Multilocation Local Tucker’s
Breakfast Place – Salem Area Maddie’s
Breakfast Place – Salem Area Multilocation Local MaryAnn’s Diner
Breakfast Place – Seacoast Region The Airfield Cafe
Breakfast Place – Seacoast Region Multilocation Regional The Friendly Toast
Breakfast Place – White Mountains Region Red Wagon Bakery
Brewery – Concord Area TIE Lithermans Limited Brewery
Brewery – Concord Area TIE Concord Craft Brewing Co.
Brewery – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region Flying Goose Brew Pub & Grille
Brewery – Great North Woods Region Copper Pig Brewery
Brewery – Lakes Region Kettlehead Brewing Co.
Brewery – Manchester Area Pipe Dream Brewing
Brewery – Monadnock Region Modestman Brewing
Brewery – Nashua Area Spyglass Brewing Co.
Brewery – Overall 603 Brewery
Brewery – Salem Area Kelsen Brewing Company
Brewery – Seacoast Region Stoneface Brewing Co.
Brewery – White Mountains Region Woodstock Inn Brewery
Brewpub Backyard Brewery
Brunch The Old Salt
Burger – Concord Area The Barley House
Burger – Concord Area Multilocation Local T-BONES Great American Eatery
Burger – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region Little Brothers Burgers
Burger – Great North Woods Region The burg.
Burger – Lakes Region Surfside Burger Bar
Burger – Lakes Region Multilocation Local T-BONES Great American Eatery
Burger – Manchester Area New England’s Tap House Grille
Burger – Manchester Area Multilocation Local T-BONES Great American Eatery
Burger – Monadnock Region Papa Joe’s Humble Kitchen
Burger – Nashua Area Buckley’s Great Steaks
Burger – Nashua Area Multilocation Local T-BONES Great American Eatery
Burger – Overall Tuckaway Tavern & Butchery
Burger – Overall Multilocation Local Lexie’s Restaurants
Burger – Salem Area Granfanallys Pizza Pub
Burger – Salem Area Multilocation Local T-BONES Great American Eatery
Burger – Seacoast Region Hop + Grind
Burger – Seacoast Region Multilocation Regional Wild Willy’s
Burger – White Mountains Region Black Mountain Burger Co.
Burrito Burrito Me
Burrito – Multilocation Local California Burritos
Butcher Shop Tuckaway Tavern and Butchery
Cakes Bearded Baking Co.
Cakes – Multilocation Regional Frederick’s Pastries
Campground Wakeda Campground
Caterer Celebrations Distinctive Catering
Chicken Fingers The Puritan Backroom
Chinese Restaurant Lilac Blossom
Chocolatier Van Otis
Clam Chowder Petey’s Summertime Seafood
Cocktails The Copper Door
Coffee Roaster Hometown Coffee Roasters
Coffee Roaster – Multilocation Local A&E Coffee & Tea
Coffee Shop – Concord Area The Brothers’ Cortado
Coffee Shop – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region Lucky’s Coffee Garage
Coffee Shop – Great North Woods Region The Granite Grind
Coffee Shop – Lakes Region Wayfarer Coffee Roasters
Coffee Shop – Manchester Area Hometown Coffee Roasters
Coffee Shop – Monadnock Region Union Coffee Company
Coffee Shop – Nashua Area Riverwalk Café & Music Bar
Coffee Shop – Overall Blue Harbor Coffee Co.
Coffee Shop – Overall Multilocation Local A&E Coffee & Tea
Coffee Shop – Salem Area The Grind Rail Trail Café
Coffee Shop – Seacoast Region Adelle’s Coffeehouse
Coffee Shop – White Mountains Region Metropolitan Coffee House
Comic Book Store Double Midnight Comics
Crab Cakes Surf Seafood
Crab Cakes – Multilocation Local The Common Man
Cupcakes Queen City Cupcakes
Day Spa The Wingate Salon & Spa
Delicatessen Biederman’s Deli
Diner – Concord Area Northwood Diner
Diner – Concord Area Multilocation Local Red Arrow 24 Hr Diner
Diner – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region Four Aces Diner
Diner – Lakes Region George’s Diner
Diner – Manchester Area Airport Diner
Diner – Manchester Area Multilocation Local Red Arrow 24 Hr Diner
Diner – Monadnock Region Peterborough Diner
Diner – Monadnock Region Multilocation Local Red Arrow 24 Hr Diner
Diner – Nashua Area Joey’s Diner
Diner – Overall Tilt’n Diner
Diner – Overall Multilocation Local Red Arrow 24 Hr Diner
Diner – Salem Area The Bacon Barn
Diner – Salem Area Multilocation Local MaryAnn’s Diner
Diner – Seacoast Region Roundabout Diner and Lounge
Diner – White Mountains Region Littleton Diner
Distillery Tamworth Distilling & Mercantile
Doughnuts Klemm’s Bakery
Family-friendly Resort The Inn at East Hill Farm
Family-friendly Dining The Puritan Backroom
Family-friendly Dining Multilocation Local T-BONES Great American Eatery
Farmstand Lull Farm
Favorite Restaurant – Concord Area Multilocation The Common Man
Favorite Restaurant – Concord Area Revival
Favorite Restaurant – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region The Refinery
Favorite Restaurant – Great North Woods Region The burg.
Favorite Restaurant – Lakes Region Patrick’s Pub & Eatery
Favorite Restaurant – Lakes Region Multilocation Local The Common Man
Favorite Restaurant – Manchester Area Tuckaway Tavern & Butchery
Favorite Restaurant – Monadnock Region Pickity Place
Favorite Restaurant – Nashua Area Multilocation The Common Man
Favorite Restaurant – Nashua Area Surf Seafood
Favorite Restaurant – Overall The Copper Door
Favorite Restaurant – Salem Area Multilocation The Common Man
Favorite Restaurant – Salem Area Trattoria Almafi
Favorite Restaurant – Seacoast Region Surf Seafood
Favorite Restaurant – White Mountains Region Multilocation The Common Man
Favorite Restaurant – White Mountains Region Woodstock Inn Station and Brewery
Fine Dining Restaurant Hanover Street Chophouse
Florist Ford Flower Co.
Food Truck Up in Your Grill
Garden Center Wentworth Greenhouses & Garden Center
Gourmet To Go Angela’s Pasta & Cheese Shop
Greek Restaurant Amphora
Gluten-free Options Multilocation Regional 110 Grill
Gluten-free Options Troy’s Fresh Kitchen and Juice Bar
Hair Salon Salon Bogar
Home Décor Shop Willow by B Designs
Ice Cream – Concord Area Arnie’s Place
Ice Cream – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region Sanctuary Dairy Farm Ice Cream
Ice Cream – Great North Woods Region Moose Alley Cones
Ice Cream – Lakes Region Jordan’s Ice Creamery
Ice Cream – Manchester Area The Puritan Backroom
Ice Cream – Monadnock Region Sundae Drive
Ice Cream – Monadnock Region Multilocation Local Kimball Farm
Ice Cream – Nashua Area King Kone
Ice Cream – Overall Moo’s Place Homemade Ice Cream
Ice Cream – Overall Multilocation Hayward’s Ice Cream
Ice Cream – Salem Area Jay Gee’s Ice Cream
Ice Cream – Seacoast Region Lago’s Ice Cream
Ice Cream – White Mountains Region Bishops Homemade Ice Cream
Indian Restaurant Taste of India
Independent Bookstore Gibson’s Bookstore
Independent Bookstore Multilocation Local Toadstool Bookshops
Independent Movie Theater Red River Theatres
Independently Owned Fitness Center Collective Studios
Indoor Cycling Vibeco Cycle
Irish Pub The Peddler’s Daughter
Italian Restaurant (tie) Villaggio Ristorante
Italian Restaurant (tie) Fratello’s Italian Grille
Japanese Restaurant (tie) YouYou
Japanese Restaurant (tie) Masa Japanese Steak House
Japanese Restaurant (tie) Moritomo
Jeweler Jewelry Creations
Kid’s Clothing Shop Puddlejumpers Children’s Shop
Large Music Venue Bank of NH Pavilion
Lobster Roll Tuckaway Tavern & Butchery
Lobster Roll Multilocation Local The Beach Plum
Locally Sourced Menu Greenleaf
Mac and Cheese Tuckaway Tavern & Butchery
Mac and Cheese Multilocation Regional Mr. Mac’s Macaroni and Cheese
Mediterranean Restaurant Jocelyn’s Mediterranean Restaurant & Martini Lounge
Men’s Clothing Shop George’s Apparel
Meteorologist Hayley LaPoint
Mexican Restaurant Cielito Mexican Restaurant
Mexican Restaurant Multilocation Local La Carreta
Museum Currier Museum of Art
New Restaurant Destination India
NH Radio Morning Show Greg and the Morning Buzz
NH Radio Talk Show “The Exchange” NHPR
NH Sports Team The New Hampshire Fisher Cats
Outdoor Dining The Crown Tavern
Pet Boarding K9 Kaos
Pet Groomer K9 Kaos
Pet Supplies Store Woof Meow
Pet Training No Monkey Business Dog Training
Pizzeria – Concord Area Constantly Pizza
Pizzeria – Concord Area Multilocation Regional Sal’s Pizza
Pizzeria – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region Charlie Mac’s Pizzeria
Pizzeria – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region Multilocation Local Ziggy’s Pizza
Pizzeria – Gourmet 900 Degrees
Pizzeria – Great North Woods Region the burg.
Pizzeria – Lakes Region Tilton House of Pizza
Pizzeria – Lakes Region Multilocation Regional Sal’s Pizza
Pizzeria – Manchester Area Alley Cat Pizzeria
Pizzeria – Manchester Area Multilocation Regional Sal’s Pizza
Pizzeria – Monadnock Region Zizza Pizza
Pizzeria – Nashua Area OakCraft Pizza
Pizzeria – Nashua Area Multilocation Local Kendall Pond Pizza
Pizzeria – Nashua Area Multilocation Regional Sal’s Pizza
Pizzeria – Overall La Festa Brick & Brew Pizza
Pizzeria – Salem Area Granfanallys Pizza Pub
Pizzeria – Salem Area Multilocation Regional Sal’s Pizza
Pizzeria – Seacoast Region The Community Oven
Pizzeria – Seacoast Region Multilocation Regional The Flatbread Company
Pizzeria – White Mountains Region Tartaglia’s Pizza
Pizzeria – White Mountains Region Multilocation Regional The Flatbread Company
Radio Station NH Public Radio
Restaurant With Best Beer List New England’s Tap House Grille
Restaurant With Best Beer List Multilocation Local Thirsty Moose Taphouse
Restaurant With Best Wine List The Bedford Village Inn
Resort/Hotel Spa Omni Mount Washington Resort
Sandwich Biederman’s Deli
Sandwich Multilocation Local Wrap City Sandwich Company
Seafood Restaurant Surf Seafood
Secondhand Clothing Shop M&C Clothing and Gifts
Ski Resort Loon Mountain
Ski Shop Ken Jones Ski Mart
Small Music Venue Tupelo Music Hall
Specialty Food Store Angela’s Pasta & Cheese Shop
Sports Bar Billy’s Sports Bar & Grille
Steakhouse Buckley’s Great Steaks
Summer Outdoor Attraction – Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region John Hay Estate at the Fells
Summer Outdoor Attraction – Lakes Region Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
Summer Outdoor Attraction – Great North Woods Bear Rock Adventures
Summer Outdoor Attraction – Manchester Area Mel’s Funway Park
Summer Outdoor Attraction – Monadnock Region The Inn at East Hill Farm
Summer Outdoor Attraction – Overall Canobie Lake Park
Summer Outdoor Attraction – Seacoast Region Hampton Beach
Summer Outdoor Attraction – White Mountains Region Santa’s Village
Tacos Multilocation Local La Carreta
Tacos B’s Tacos & More
Thai Restaurant Sara Thai
Theater/Performing Arts Venue The Palace Theater
Toy Store The Noggin Factory
TV News Anchor Erin Fehlau WMUR
TV News Reporter Ray Brewer WMUR
TV Sports Anchor Jamie Staton WMUR
Vegetarian Green Elephant Vegetarian Bistro & Bar
Wine Shop WineNot Boutique
Winery or Vineyard Zorvino Vineyards
Winery or Vineyard (multi-location) LaBelle Winery
Wings Multilocation local Wing-itz
Wings the burg.
Women’s Clothing Shop Alapage
Yoga Studio Humble Warrior Yoga