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Weathervane Seafood Restaurants

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2 Dover Point Rd, Dover, NH 03820-4687
+1 603-749-2341
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Dover, New Hampshire
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Nothing out of the ordinary here, but if it not broke don't fix it. Just good sea food at reasonable prices. They don't try to be pretentious, no fancy presentation, just the basics. Friendly wait staff.

1 Thank kmkrnn
Rye Beach, New Hampshire
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

wicked good food for the masses ------ you need to talk the time and be a new Englander -- --- go red sox ---- go Celtics ---- go bruins ---- go patriots ---- leave your weight watches at home ---------- fresh caught fish ------ the only way

Thank mdinola
Hernando, Mississippi
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92 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Came here to meet a couple that we have known for years for some local seafood. We all got something different from the menu and we all enjoyed the meal we got. Last time we were here I got the lobster roll and thought it was just too small to order again but I got the fried haddock and fried... More 

Thank sphyte
Dover, New Hampshire
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The weathervane does seafood as it should be in New England, simple and tasty. Though nothing fancy the food is always cooked perfectly and fits the budget. They do have more than just seafood and their steak tips are worth the try.

Thank Paul B
Phoenix, Arizona
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Unprepossessing casual restaurant located on the outskirts of town. However, if you do stop in, the prices are reasonable and the seafood is very good. The native shrimp are tender and delicious, and something I always get when visiting. Fish and lobster also good. Onion rings and vegetables good, but avoid the French fries which are bland.

Thank june d
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

First stop from the airport on my way to Rochester. I grew up here so I pretty much have to have the fisherman's platter! Full belly clams of course! It's what you would expect from fried seafood. Not too heavy and the service was good, although it is 2pm on a Thursday. And yes, you still get silly bibs with... More 

Thank LumberDave
Bentonville, Arkansas
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49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch while traveling to Boston. We ordered the fried haddock sandwich and chowder. The fried haddock was good although the batter was slightly heavy and it tasted like it was fried and old grease. Tartar sauce was terrible tasted fake and imitation not good at all. Coleslaw tasted like a refrigerator very old I believe. Chowder... More 

Thank KansasSunflowers
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111 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

My Granddaughter and I were on a bus tour and the bus company reserved this restaurant for dinner. There were 2 choices, chicken or fried fish and shrimp. My choice was the chicken which was served with rice and a small amount of cole slaw. The staff was friendly considering we were two hours late.

Thank Mur40
Nottingham, New Hampshire
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

We went to lunch on Father's Day an we were not disappointed. We shared fried clams, scalloped, and shrimp. All were fresh and delicious. The batter is light and not greasy. We highly recommend for outstanding New England seafood fare. Our waitress was awesome. Find coupons online.

Thank craftbeerlover52
Dover, New Hampshire
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893 reviews
412 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,715 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

The Weathervane Seafood Restaurant is a place one can depend on to get quality food at a good price. This small regional chain has won numerous awards. My most-recent visit was with friends for a Saturday afternoon lunch. We had a reservation. Our table was waiting when we arrived. Beverage orders were taken promptly. Friend #1 had the Fried Haddock... More 

1 Thank Maurene_K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Dover Point Rd, Dover, NH 03820-4687
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 603-749-2341

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?