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Rusty Moose

££ - £££American, ,
15 Homestead Pl, Alton, NH 03809-4911
+1 603-855-2012
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good52%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“corn chowder” (6 reviews)
“burgers” (7 reviews)
“bacon” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
15 Homestead Pl, Alton, NH 03809-4911
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Rusty Moose is really fun on Friday nights if you like live music. They book really good small bands and solo performers. You can sit up front in the bar area if you want to be close to the performers. If loud music isn't your...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 10 May 2017

One does not expect gourmet food in such a restaurant. However, limp fries and tasteless burgers can't make up for good draft beers and ale. Why is this so difficult? Wait staff were fine but the "maitre d" was nice then ignored us. Until and...More

Thank AlwaysReadyToRoam
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Second time we stopped in. First time we got ignored by the staff who seemed more interested in socializing with bar regulars than serving us. We walked out without anyone ever speaking to us. We gave them another chance. Owner was at bar when we...More

Thank traveldad2013
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Nice Bergers and very nice staff. I happened in on a night when they had a guitarist and the atmosphere was very nice and relaxed.

Thank SecretFoody
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I stopped in for lunch on a cold day right before Christmas. We both tried the corn chowder with chorizo sausage - fabulous! I sampled a couple of appetizers and my daughter had the fried fish sandwich, everything was very good. Pleasant...More

Thank Srdrover
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Small, friendly and excellent eatery in Alton. We stopped here because of the great TripAdvisor reviews, and we were not disappointed! Our waitress was very friendly and excellent. We started with the daily special smoked salmon wontons, which were superb! For dinner, our group had...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

No nonsense furnishings but very clean. Nice margarita and wine to accompany the soaps in the TV,s. Homemade corn chowder and chicken pesto sandwich. Nicely done

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Super nice people. Food was fresh! Try the buffalo bites with horseradish sauce. Good beers on tap. Really cute and clean space!

Thank nellvt
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We dined on the open patio and really enjoyed our meal. Would go there again if in the area. My husband had the blue cheese burger and loved it. I had a large wonderful salad and loved it also.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 3 September 2016

My husband and I went to this restaurant over Labor Day Weekend when our original choice was already closed for the season. Should have been the original plan. The resturant is small with only a few tables both indoors and outside. The service was excellent...More

Thank Victoria R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Homestead Pl, Alton, NH 03809-4911
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: +1 603-855-2012
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Very casual gathering place serving steak tips, burgers, pasta dishes,local draft beers and full bar. We have a small bar area, dinning room and outdoor patio seating.
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