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Horse and Hounds Inn

205 Wells Rd, Franconia, NH 03580-5148
+1 800-450-5501
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (4 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
“cod” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
205 Wells Rd, Franconia, NH 03580-5148
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11 - 20 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 27 August 2016

My rating is for the service. Not the food. Our meal was excellent - Classic New England with fresh ingredients. Nothing fancy; just well executed. The service was lacking. The whole evening we felt like our server was ignoring us. When I pay that much...More

Thank raku
Reviewed 19 August 2016

The dining room is in an historic inn. The food was delicious. The best dish was the grilled scallops I ordered for my main course. All the food was well prepared and the service was friendly and efficient. We were sorry that the weather was...More

1  Thank Amy L
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This place is a gem! Beautiful setting, with outdoor patio facing the gardens. Nice menu selection featuring fresh ingredients. Garden fresh salads and herbs! Server was attentive and friendly. Will go back!

1  Thank Vivian M
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This was absolutely the BEST real we had during a weeks vacation in the Franconia Notch area. My husband and I both had the corn custard/lobster appetizer as well s the scallop main course. Both were so delicious. The patio was a wonderful place to...More

1  Thank Becky052
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We stayed at the H&H for my birthday last July on a trip through New England. We found the Inn to be warm, welcoming, friendly. Room was impeccably clean, comfortable, restful. Food in the dining room was delicious. Innkeeper was so personable...we will definitely return....More

1  Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 6 February 2016

We ate dinner hear and the chef had provided a wide variety of food choices. We enjoyed the lamb and snitzel. Plenty of food and the fireplace was a perfect setting for us to finish off a perfect day in Franconia.

Thank MerryTravelers2016
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Our party of 8 enjoyed a delicious three course dinner - duck, roast beef, pot de crème were out of this world and the service was smooth and well paced.

Thank Heidilio
Reviewed 16 December 2015

If you enjoy the simpler times of life where libraries with fireplaces take the place of TV's and cell phones, then make your reservation at the H&H restaurant. The food is high quality and the chef uses locally grown products and home grown spices. We...More

1  Thank le0da
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Well you can plan but it doesn't always work out. Planned a lovely dinner for two, booked early evening. Ugh..we were not alone long. Table of 8, in which 4 were children under the age of 8, saddle up near us. We overheard party of...More

2  Thank Smittenkitten2014
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

As a regular in the North Country, this is one of our favorites. Though the menu is small, it is diverse and the food delicious whether the baked cod, the lamb, the schweinschnitzel, the steak with burgundy sauce, the duck or the bay scallops--are all...More

Thank FredRAnderson
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Wells Rd, Franconia, NH 03580-5148
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Franconia
  • Phone Number: +1 800-450-5501
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