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The Big Catch

150 Shore Dr, Bristol, NH 03222-3651
+1 603-744-3120
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried clams” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“haddock” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
150 Shore Dr, Bristol, NH 03222-3651
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We all ordered different items and all of the items tasted bland and flavorless. The best part of this restaurant is the view.

Thank Sondria1
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is a little funny, because the Big Catch is on the lake and not on an ocean, but it's some of the very best seafood shack food I've ever had. The baskets are the best value, ~$14-$18 gets you a really solid portion of...More

Thank Paperfish
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We have been eating at the Big Catch every summer for many years. The pleasant ritual involves a boat ride down the lake and pulling up on their beach. The young waitstaff changes over the years, but is invariably earnest, friendly and attentive. The menu...More

1  Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch over the weekend very nice great food and good prices very casual although they do not have beer on tap !

Thank timothy765
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We have been coming to this area of New Hampshire for many years and have never been to The Big Catch. For some reason it looks small as you drive by but is actually a good size restaurant with a well stocked bar. The menu...More

Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This restaurant was a pleasant surprise as it doesn't look like much from the outside. I was hesitant to go in but the innkeeper recommended it. It was "seat yourself" and I wasn't left waiting for very long. The food was very good and I...More

Thank Colleen P
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We went for dinner 4th of July weekend and even thought it was packed we got seated in good time with a great view of new found lake and dusk , Our server was wonderful as was the seafood ,be sure to try the garlic...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Always busy, food and service is top notch. Very friendly staff. Try the fish sandwich. Perfect for lunch or dinner. Great view.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Went for lunch, we started with an order of fried Mushrooms that were very good! Nice portion at a fair price. My husband had a Salad with grilled Chicken which he said was Very Good at $9.99. I ordered the Fish and Shrimp combo w/fries...More

Thank Marjorie C
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Three of had lunch there this past Wednesday. The service was good. The prices a bit high. They have really cut back on the amount of food you receive. I had the Haddock basket and the piece if fish was small and it was so...More

Thank ejomulch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Shore Dr, Bristol, NH 03222-3651
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 603-744-3120
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