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Laconia Local Eatery

££ - £££American, International,
21 Veterans Sq, Laconia, NH 03246-3461
+1 603-527-8007
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (22 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
21 Veterans Sq, Laconia, NH 03246-3461
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were recommended this restaurant. The food was pretty good. But the service was poor. On arrival a waitress, and her assistant ( or something like that) introduced themselves. The restaurant was very busy. Our starters and drinks came. They were tasty. Then as tables...More

1  Thank Travellerduff
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We've been here several times on and off-season and had an excellent experience every time. Had something different every time too. From appetizer to dessert, it's wonderful and fresh! Might be a few bucks more than the other places but you won't regret it. You...More

Thank davidtW9119BR
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Service is top notch and friendly while food is so fresh and absolutely delicious. Farm to table food cannot be beat. There is such a wonderful variety of food on the menu and you will not be disappointed. This is a small restaurant located in...More

Thank slcats
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Sunday night grassfed burger special -" local" burger with bacon, cheese,lettuce, tomato and a big roll ,loads of homemade fries with a draft beer for $13 - what a deal!! The waitress was very sweet - a chatted about entertainment in the area ( since...More

Thank Joan S
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is a small restaurant (tables only, spaced close together) that opens for dinner at 4:00 p.m. The service we received from Belle was outstanding. I also noticed if one of our water glasses needed refilling and she wasn't right there, one of the other...More

1  Thank Grammy H
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

First time here and will be back for sure. As rural as NH is, you don't find a lot of farm to table restaurants. This one is quite outstanding. It's small, so we had to wait about 30 minutes for a table for 2 in...More

Thank Tere M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The Local Eatery offers quiet inside seating or outside relaxing tables. The menu is created from local foods and changes every two weeks. Unique dishes and flavors make it hard to decide. So you can eat there again! Enjoy!

Thank Lynnewood
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Among the many restaurant options in the Lakes Region, our favorite has eadily become Chef Kevin Halligan's Local Eatery. Situated within the historic Laconia railroad depot in Veterans Square, the Local offers a farm to table fare that follows the seaonal offerings from many of...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Just discovered this Wonderful restaurant in downtown Laconia. Sorry we had not found sooner! Finest meal we have found in many, many surrounding miles. Duck fettucini with touch of sausage and splash of pepper was absolutely delicious as was wife's gluten free pork tenderloin on...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

DELICIOUS!!! From appetizers to dessert was sooooooo good. Seriously the best meal I've had in so long. I had the pan-seared scallops....best i've ever had. Looking forward to visiting again.

Thank Janice L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Veterans Sq, Laconia, NH 03246-3461
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Laconia
  • Phone Number: +1 603-527-8007
The Local Eatery features a year-round menu using as much local food as Chef Kevin Hallifan can find. Even through the winter produce will be preserved from summer surplus or greenhouse grown by special arrangement with local farmers.
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