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Goldenrod Drive-In Restaurant

1681 Candia Rd, Manchester, NH 03109-5509
+1 603-623-9469
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried seafood” (9 reviews)
“ice cream” (44 reviews)
“onion rings” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food
1681 Candia Rd, Manchester, NH 03109-5509
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to the Goldenrod for lunch. The seafood never dissapoints. We shared a captains platter and the seafood was plentiful. More scallops and belly clams the most restaurants serve. The haddock was just right flaky and fall apart. We will continue to go.

Thank dennis b
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

If you have a hankering for seafood this place is the place to go if you don't feel like driving all the way to the seacoast! Good portions and always hot and quick. Moderate pricing and much to choose from. Also excellent ice cream with...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Goldenrod is a drive-in with ample parking which is nearly impossible to get to in the summer months. Their ice cream is one of the beat in the city. However, their food is also terrific, fried seafood heads a varied menu with seating for around...More

Thank govbanker
Reviewed 13 February 2018

If you like haddock, clam strips or scallops, you are in luck! I suggest you eat in than take out! The haddock is $12.95 per piece and it is a good size. It is perfectly cooked and the breading on all fried seafood is light!...More

Thank butterfly4771
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This is another of those eating spots which are the favorites of one generation after another. Nothing fancy here...eat inside or in your car. Outstanding fried clams, fried chicken and old fashioned ice cream. Never disappoints.

Thank mesatraveler
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The facility is like an old-fashioned drive in, with seating outside and inside. It is very plain and casual. You order your meal at the counter and pick it up when it is ready. The fried seafood is absolutely delicious , and some of the...More

Thank pjgovostes
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place to stop to get lunch . The staff was friendly the resturant was clean the service perfect and the food was delicious! We had ice cream for desert , wow !!!! We would recommend this to anyone . We are from...More

Thank Robyn P
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I had heard hoe good this restaurant was and I finally got a chance to try it. It is definitely worth the drive. The food was delicious. The staff was very friendly and nice. We split the seafood dinner and were very satisfied.

Thank Jeanne L
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Of you like seafood you need to try this place. Old fashioned dairy style restaurant. Drive in.sit in, sit outside or take home. I was very surprised, having once owned a,seafood restaurant, I didn't have much hope,but it was awesome

Thank James F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We decided to do take-out and go sit by the lake. All the picnic tables outside were full from the ice cream buyers. We both ordered fried seafood. The seafood platter was plentiful and tasted very fresh but a little pricey. The shrimp were cooked...More

Thank Donald M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1681 Candia Rd, Manchester, NH 03109-5509
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 603-623-9469
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