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Mug by the Bay

23 Main St, Center Harbor, NH 03226-3623
+1 603-677-7141
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (16 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
££ - £££
23 Main St, Center Harbor, NH 03226-3623
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11 - 20 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 5 February 2017

We came over by boat from Meredith Bay and parked at the town docks. The walk to the restaurant is quick, and we were promptly seated. The inside has a "high end" feel with a classy look. Some people were dressed up, but we were...More

1  Thank Skippermark
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Hubby, my mom and I were taking a leisurely drive around the lake and happened upon this gem. Stopped in and ordered lunch. I had to try their seafood chowder, and holy smokes, was it good! Not a ton of seafood in it, but we...More

Thank mvngye
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This restaurant in Center Harbor is located across from Lake Winnipesaukee. It is a nice place to meet friends for lunch as it is convenient to Meredith, Moultonborough, and Center Harbor.. You can even come by boat in the summer months and dock at the...More

Thank lakelife4us
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Had breakfast on a Sunday morning. The food was outstanding, portions were larger than one could eat and for a price which was very affordable. A nice quiet, and warm atmosphere to enjoy breakfast looking out towards the lake. The service was very friendly. The...More

1  Thank Bob M
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I am surprised they aren't more busy given the quality of food, portions and price. I love to visit here for lunch and have gone for dinner a few times too. The service is very friendly. Call ahead because they are not always open for...More

Thank Joe G
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Try their Fisherman Platter. It is a big portion good for 2 person. They claim that the cheapest in the Lake region for under $ 20.00

Thank Rodeway Inn M
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Enjoyed a nice breakfast at "The Bay" this morning. The spinach, tomato and feta omelette was wonderful and the home fries tasty. Hubby enjoyed a Mexican style breakfast wrap that he couldn't finish. The coffee and tea were a little on the high side-$2.50 for...More

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This little gem of a restaurant has a simple menu and some very tasty specials. Had an absolutely delicious grouper dinner. (Grouper in NH? Unheard of! ) A very special treat that we normally get only in Florida. Their other seafood dishes are also very...More

Thank TK1954
Reviewed 25 July 2016

i was entertaining some executives from my company and wanted something a little special. The Mug by the Bay filled the bill with great meals, nice room and a quite appropriate wine selection for lunch. It was great and have been back since . Have...More

Thank Marksilverfox
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We've eaten breakfast at this restaurant a couple times now and were very happy. It has your typical breakfast choices, as well as a few items (like the Blueberry protein shake) that satisfied the vegan in our group. Food was good, service quick, atmosphere comfortable...More

Thank Bill M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Main St, Center Harbor, NH 03226-3623
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Center Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 603-677-7141
It only opened on April 15 or 16, 2012
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