I had no idea so many places did take out in the Upper Valley. You can expect take out from pizza places and Chinese restaurants, but restaurants and pubs? Now I have a list of places to try to eat in or take out!
This list excludes Chinese and pizza places, which will be highlighted in other posts. The next time you're short on time, don't want to cook, or having friends over, check out the plethora of choices the Upper Valley has to offer for take out. Enjoy!
Molly's: Molly's on Main Street in Hanover offers takeout. I've enjoy their meals here many times so I'm excited to learn they do take out. They're open 11:30 am to 10 pm Monday through Thursday and until midnight Friday and Saturday. Check out their menu here. I love their avacado apple salad. You can even order online!
Poor Thoms: Poor Thom's in Meriden offers a wide selection of fare. Enjoy meatloaf, chicken and gnocchi, or a smokehouse sandwich as just a few of the options available to you. People also love their wings. Open Monday through Friday at 4 pm, Saturday 11 am - 11 pm and Sunday 10 am - 2 pm and 4 pm - 10 pm. They are located off Route 120 across from the road that goes to KUA on Bean Road; they are on the same road as the Meriden Library and Aidron Duckworth Art Museum.
5 Olde Tavern: The Five Olde Tavern on Chelsea Street in South Royalton does take out. People say they offer generous portions. I'll take the rosemary half chicken with mashed potatoes, gravy, and a veg. Yum. See more of the menu here. They're open 11 am - 10 pm Monday - Thursday, Friday 11 am - 11 pm, Saturday 11:30 am - 11 pm, and Sunday 11:30 am - 10 pm.
Tip Top Cafe: Tip Top Cafe on Main Street in White River offers tasty and unique dishes that just reading the descriptions makes you want to order right away: fries with garlic aioli for a start and confit duck leg for an entree with apricot jus and tabbouleh. Yum! And I can order it to take home? Score! They're open Tuesday - Saturday 11:30 - 2:30 and 5- 9 pm.
Taverne on the Square: Taverne on the Square in Claremont offers traditional American restaurant fare that you can order as take out: fettuchini alfredo, chicken marsala, Taverne steak, etc. They're open Tuesday- Wednesday 11:30 - 9 pm, Thursday - Saturday 11:30 - 10 pm, and Sunday 12:30 pm - 8 pm (if you live outside the Upper Valley this could be an option for you).
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Skinny Pancake: The Skinny Pancake in Hanover makes crepes using local ingredients: both sweet and savory. You can even get non-crepe items like salads, paninis, and burgers. You can order online too! Open 7 days 8 am to 9 pm Monday through Thursday, open until 10 pm on Friday and Saturday and Sunday until 8 pm. Check out their menu here. When you're in the mood for relaxing with entertainment, make sure to check them out on a weekend for their great music or on a Sunday for brunch and music.
Latham House Tavern: Latham House Tavern in Lyme some say has the best food in Upper Valley. People love the great wings and say that it is a "true farm to table" experience. People love the ambiance here so definitely make sure to sit down an enjoy a meal there too sometime. They're open Tuesday - Sunday 11:30 am - 10 pm.
Elixir restaurant: A well loved restaurant in the Freight House in White River that offers creative food made from local ingredients.
The carrot coconut bisque and butternut squash Napolean sound wonderful! They're open 5-9:30 pm Tuesday through Saturday.
Panera: Panera on Rt. 12A in the North Country Plaza in West Leb. is my comfort food eat out place. I always get either the broccoli cheese bread bowl or the tomato soup with grilled cheese. I've never had a bad meal there. It's such a cozy atmosphere to sit in, but I love you can do take out too. If only I lived closer... They're open 6 am to 9:30 Monday - Thursday and open until 10 pm Friday and Saturday.
Five Guys: Five Guys is a chain of burger restaurants and is in the JcPenney/Kohl's plaza in West Lebanon. They offer different portion sizes like the little bacon burger or little cajun fries. You can order online too. They're open 7 days a week: 11 am - 10 pm.
Salt Hill: Salt Hill has five locations in the area. Enjoy a wide selection of beers, starters, salads, and sandwiches at Salt Hill. I love the chicken pesto flatbread. Make sure to try their homemade potato chips. They're open 7 days a week: Monday - Wednesday 11 am - 11 pm, Thursday - Saturday 11 am - 1 am, and Sunday 11:30 - 9pm.
If you're looking for something you can tailor to your liking (and maybe a little healthier), you can see more recommendations of places to get a great sandwich at my sandwich post.
Big Fatty's BBQ: Big Fatty's is recommended for their great wings, and also for their delcious bbq. They are open Wednesday to Monday 11 am to 9 pm and located on Main Street in White River.
Wildwood Smokehouse: The Wildwood Smokehouse on Main Street in Sunapee, while outside the Upper Valley, still offers a lot of options for bbq. The stuffed spud with chili and your choice of pulled meat sounds good. You can find their menu here. They're open Tuesday - Saturday 4-9 pm.
Wicked Awesome BBQ: Wicked Awesome BBQ in Thetford is a food truck open year round at Huggett's gas station off Route 5. They will be moving into a building this summer in White River. They're open Sunday, Wedsday, Thursday 11 am - 3 pm and Friday and Saturday 11 am - 6 pm year round. In the summer they're open Tuesday 11 am - 3 pm as well.
Lui Lui's: Lui Lui's in the Powerhouse Mall plaza in West Leb. has regular take out off their menu and even large party take out that you can order and take home. This sounds right up my alley. I love leftovers! You can order dinners that offer salad, dessert, and an entree or just order a large portion of your favorite like ravioli or lasagna. They also offer online ordering. They're open Sunday - Thursday 11 am - 9:30 and until 10 pm Friday and Saturday.
Cantore's: Cantore's in the Glen Road Plaza in West Leb. may be known for their great pizza but did you know they also have sandwiches, burgers, and Italian entrees? People love their salads and lasagna. You can find their menu here. They're open 11 am - 9 pm seven days a week.
Yama: Yama is a local favorite for sushi and other entrees. They are open Tuesday - Sunday 11 am to 10 pm. You can find them in West Lebanon on Main Street.
Noodle Station: Noodle Station is an Asian fusion restaurant. It is open from 11 am to 9 pm. They are located on Lebanon Street in Hanover. They've received rave reviews online on their Facebook.
Sushiya: Sushiya on Main Street in Hanover is delicious! I've had the japchae and the bulgogi and loved them both. Can't wait to go back again. If I lived closer I'd definitely enjoy this as take out or even order online. They are open seven days a week 11 am - 9:15 pm.
Revolution Cantina: Revolution Cantina is a place I love to go to eat but I never knew they did take out! I love the Street Fighter. I like that I get to see the location of origin for the dish too. One person had high praise when recommending Revolution Cantina: "I haven't had this good Hispanic food since I lived in California in 1997!" They're open Tuesday - Saturday 11:30 am - 9 pm and Sundays 10 am - 3 pm. You can read their story here; they are located on the rotatary at Tremont Square in Claremont.
Gusanoz has a great deal on take out for families. You can get family dinners: burritos, fahitas, enchiladas, and tacos. You can learn more here. They are located in the Miracle Mile Plaza in West Lebanon and open 11 am to 9 pm Sunday - Thursday, and 11 am to 10 pm Friday and Saturday.
Boloco: Boloco on Main Street in Hanover is a burrito shop. They offer catering and online ordering options in addition to their eat in and take out services. I think it's great they even provide you with nutrition and ingredient information online for all their products. They're open seven days a week 11 am - 10 pm.
Taj-E India: Taj-E-India is a well loved take out place in the Upper Valley. They only do take out and it's delicious! They're located on Sykes Ave. in White River Junction. People's comments included: 'Super Yum,' 'SOOO good,' 'one of our go-to's,' and 'AMAZING.' So if you haven't tried it yet, you definitely should. They're open everyday 11:30 am - 8 pm except Thursday 1 pm - 8 pm.
Tuk Tuk: Tuk Tuk on Main Street in Hanover is a wonderful place to eat in or get take out. I love their mango curry. They're open Monday - Thursday 11 am to 10 pm, Friday - Saturday 11 am - 10: 30, and Sunday 11:30 am - 9 pm. They do delivery after 2:30 pm and you can also order online.
Thai Orchid: The Thai Orchid on Main Street in Hanover does take out and they deliver within five miles of the restaurant. They're open 11 am to 10 pm Monday - Thursday, Friday - Saturday until 10:30, and Sunday 12 pm - 9 pm.
Kata Thai Kitchen: Kata Thai Kitchen on Allen Street in Hanover does take out and delivery. They serve Thai and Vietnamese dishes. You can even order online. They're open Monday - Thursday 11 am - 9 pm, Friday until 10 pm, Saturday 12 pm - 10 pm, and Sunday 12 pm - 9 pm.
Phnom Penh Sandwich Station NH: Phnom Penh on High Street in Lebanon is receiving rave reviews for their food: sandwiches, pho, and entrees. One person even said for take out: "It's our only go-to place in Lebanon/Hanover." They're open Monday - Saturday 11 am - 9 pm. They do take out only.
Base Camp Cafe: Base Camp Cafe is on Lebanon Street in Hanover. The food looks delicious. One person on Facebook even went so far as to say: "I will give you your money back if you don't love." Wow! I gotta try this place for take out or eat in. Open Sunday - Thursday 11:00- 9:30 pm and Friday-Saturday until 10 pm.
Tuckerbox: Tuckerbox's is on Main St. in White River and people love to eat, drink, and socialize there. They offer Turkish cuisine to the Upper Valley. I gotta try one of those kababs for dinner sometime. They are open Tuesday - Thursday 7 am to 9 pm but are closed from 4 - 5 pm for dinner set up. Friday and Saturday they're open unitl 10 pm. Sunday they close at 4 pm.
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