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10 Very Yummy Pubs to Find Live Music

  • Salt Hill Pub, Hanover

    1. Salt Hill Pub, Hanover

    Owned and operated by brothers Joe and Josh Tuohy-who named the pub after a neighborhood in Galway, Ireland, where their grandparents lived-Salt Hill Pub has been blending Irish-American comfort food, perfect pints, good humor and great live music since June 2003.

  • The Barley House, Concord

    2. The Barley House, Concord

    If we were to add anything to the official slogan of "Big Food, Big Beer, Big Flavor," it would be "Big Sounds." The Barley House Restaurant and Tavern has been owned and operated by New Hampshire native Brian Shea since 2000, as a vibrant venue with great food and excellent live music.

  • Press Room, Portsmouth

    3. Press Room, Portsmouth

    For over 30 years, the Press Room has been the Seacoast's live music source seven nights a week including blues, bluegrass, rockabilly, and Latin jazz.

  • Woodstock Station, North Woodstock

    4. Woodstock Station, North Woodstock

    In the heart of the White Mountains, the Woodstock Inn, Station & Brewery is a neighborhood unto itself. Five adjacent buildings in the charming downtown converge on the Station. An extensive lunch and dinner menu, welcoming hometown ambiance and live music keep guests coming back again and again.

  • Strange Brew, Manchester

    5. Strange Brew, Manchester

    Since 1999, Strange Brew has been one of New Hampshire's favorite venues for music, food and fun-and for a good reason. With some of the best blues and acoustic artists in New England performing six nights a week and an enormous selection of craft brews and imports on tap, it's always a crowd pleaser.

  • The Peddler's Daughter, Nashua

    6. The Peddler's Daughter, Nashua

    A can't miss for anyone looking to have a good time and great food, The Peddler's Daughter is an Irish restaurant and pub on Main Street in Nashua. When you walk in, it feels like you've been transported to a pub in Ireland, complete with live Irish music and terrific assortment of Irish imported brews.

  • McCue's, Keene

    7. McCue's, Keene

    10,000 square feet of fine entertainment complete with 14 nine-foot pool tables and billiards, beautiful lounge with ample seating at tabletops or their distinctive granite-top bar.

  • Shovel Handle Pub, Jackson

    8. Shovel Handle Pub, Jackson

    The Shovel Handle Pub has been a favorite of locals and visitors for decades, with its distinctive Yankee-style cuisine that complements the rustic charm of the three-story post-and-beam barn building. With views of Black Mountain Ski Resort, you'll be serenaded by local musicians long into the night.

  • Wally's Pub, Hampton Beach

    9. Wally's Pub, Hampton Beach

    Just off the strip in Hampton Beach, you'll find Wally's-one of the Seacoast's premier live music venues. Established almost 30 years ago, Wally's has gained a reputation for great food, friendly staff and great times-with daily food and drink specials, nightly entertainment and games like beirut, darts and pool.

  • Holy Grail, Epping

    10. Holy Grail, Epping

    The Holy Grail was originally built as a church in 1895-and 113 years later was reborn as one of the Seacoast's premiere restaurants and pubs. Booths inspired by church pews line the walls and offer an exceptional vantage point for enjoying the night's live music acts-along with a pint of your favorite Irish brew.

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