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Shovel Handle Pub

) #9 of 13 Restaurants in Jackson ££ - £££ American, ,
357 Black Mountain Rd, The Whitney Inn, Jackson, NH 03846-4200
+1 603-383-8916
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (14 reviews)
“ribs” (12 reviews)
“steak tips” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
357 Black Mountain Rd, The Whitney Inn, Jackson, NH 03846-4200
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We tried this place based on reviews but it was horrible. It's always disappointing to go out for dinner and it not be good, but tonight's dinner was downright terrible. We ordered the spinach artichoke dip and chips which had a lot of grease in...More

Thank demuslee
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Although we also like to visit The Shannon Door and Wildcat after skiing we generally find we enjoy the food and atmosphere most here.

1  Thank rick a
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We loved the multi level interior inside this quaint barn restaurant at the base of Black Mountain! We had a great table on the upper level with a view of the Guitarist, playing from about 6:30 - 9:30; it really added to the atmosphere of...More

2  Thank WhiteMtnskier
Reviewed 7 February 2017

My husband and I love, love, love the food here! Try one of the apps with their home made tortilla chips, they are delicious!

1  Thank Katie H
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This was our second time at this restaurant, the waitstaff were very attentive and friendly. We both enjoyed our meals and would recommend this pub.

1  Thank Sue01879
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A great location but not very well organized. Small bar upstairs, main floor has dining and downstairs is a fireplace with minimal furniture for waiting. Food was delicious!!

1  Thank Craig M
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Fantastic food, excellent beer selection, and fantastic waitstaff make this place an absolute favorite! Well worth the side trip up the mountain for a great time! Best burgers, wings, and triple chocolate dessert! Joy our server was beyond kind, funny and accommodating! Cannot wait to...More

1  Thank lap333
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My wife and I hosted our daughters wedding here in November and while visiting the area in December decided to have dinner at Shovel Handle Pub. Food was great, staff attentive and the beer was cold.

1  Thank keater04
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The beef tips were out of this world! Great live entertainment (daughter-father acoustic duo...I forget the name but they were excellent).

1  Thank Dave H
Reviewed 18 December 2016

One of my favorite things abut the Shovel Handle is that there is no paint! It used to be an old barn and they've done their best to keep it that way. Great food along with a beautiful atmosphere. Though Saturday nights are usually booked...More

1  Thank JohnN59
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 357 Black Mountain Rd, The Whitney Inn, Jackson, NH 03846-4200
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 603-383-8916
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