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Calef's Country Store

606 Franklin Pierce Hwy, Barrington, NH 03825-7324
+1 603-664-2231
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good34%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
“crackers” (3 reviews)
“pot pie” (2 reviews)
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606 Franklin Pierce Hwy, Barrington, NH 03825-7324
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This store literally has everything you can think of! Wide assortment of New Hampshire’s finest staples—and free samples!! They have everything: maple syrup, cheeses, jellies, wine, candy, souvenirs and their delicious ginger snaps! We brought a little piece of New Hampshire back to Maryland, and...More

Thank nealandkathy
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Went to Calef'so years ago. Went back today. Has not changed. The Rat Trap cheese and sour pickles were the same.

Thank Albert S
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Something for everybody...like stepping back in time...the house made cheeses are delicious...their homemade hams are to die for...the best ham you will ever have...get one, you'll be hooked

Thank 7dayweekends365
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

I live close and I'm thankful for that. I love the organic honey that is locally made. They have a delicious lunch menu, and very friendly workers.

Thank dragonfly13777
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Calef's Country Store is a tourist trap now. I remember when it served the Barrington community and was a fun place to visit. It now smeills of that fake pine scent and is loaded with ready-made cutsy stuff that is almost all a terrible mistake....More

Thank simplegifts2016
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Frozen chicken pot pies are delish. They have other homemade frozen dinner options that are hit or miss but the pot pie hasn’t disappointed yet. Sandwiches are pretty good as are the apple cider donuts.

Thank SweetDee11
Reviewed October 2, 2017

If you are in the area, don't miss this charming old country store. Fun to browse the shelves of jams, jellies, and relishes. Hand packed dried beans, crackers, ginger snaps, etc. Real old fashioned flavor! Buy a sandwich and eat on the porch. You'll expect...More

1  Thank dredmonds
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Calef's is a great place to stop and browse. They have a good selection of cheeses and New Hampshire themed items available to purchase. The "rat cheese" was very tasty.

Thank jsnc2004
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

I have been visiting Calefs Country Store since I was a child and have many happy memories of the wonders of the candy section from my youth. After living away for many years I returned to this area to settle and brought my children with...More

Thank catherinebrower
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

I am from out of state. Whenever I visit New Hampshire I make it a point to go by the country store. I usually show up with a list a mile long. And I always find other things I can buy. If you adventurist the...More

1  Thank Geri M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 Franklin Pierce Hwy, Barrington, NH 03825-7324
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 603-664-2231
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There's not another store like Calef's in the entire US of A, or for that matter, the entire world! Come in for our Snappy Cheese, Jams, Jellies, Ginger Snaps, and a whole bunch of wicked neat stuff you won't find anywhere!
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