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Goldenrod Restaurant Drive-In

1681 Candia Rd, Manchester, NH 03109-5509
+1 603-623-9469
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried seafood” (10 reviews)
“ice cream” (51 reviews)
“onion rings” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food
1681 Candia Rd, Manchester, NH 03109-5509
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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

I've been here many times with friends and family have yet to have a bad meal here service is quick and the food is always hot. Can get really busy especially on weekends. Chicken fingers are the way to go here. Very good

Thank Bfbulldog
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Goldenrods has been around as long as I can remember. I went here as a teenager and am now going as a senior. Very little has changed. Excellent "diner" like food and great ice cream. I love the fried food and especially the whole clams....More

Thank USMCRip
Reviewed June 18, 2017

This is a Manchester staple during warm days. If you enjoy ice cream, this is the place to go! Lots of flavors to choose from and the servings are huge! I can never finish even a small. Goldenrod also offers fried seafood, chicken, salads and...More

Thank hjbjd
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Kiddie size is more like a medium size!!!!! Huge portion. Got the Pistachio and it's ahhhhhhhmazing. Tons of Pistachios and it's so crazy creamy and delicious. My hubby got cherry vanilla. I cannot believe it took me this long to try their ice cream because...More

Thank gracebaymay506
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Went with a group of 7 people. Waited for a table but was worth the wait. My lobster roll was outstanding. Just lobster and a little mayo..no fillers. Others had the scallops, shrimp and haddock dinners. All agreed great fresh sea food.

1  Thank Tipsgogo
Reviewed May 22, 2017

A local landmark. Always god. A basic drive in woith a great selection.Great icecream, fried clams and burgers.

Thank DawnBavaro
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Our party had the fried clam plate, grilled chicken salad, and the ribeye steak plate. The plates come with french fries and coleslaw. The whole belly clams were as delicious as any place I've previously been, Everyone enjoyed their meals with the generous portions. Two...More

1  Thank Ger2852
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Very pleasant bare board sea food restaurant- visited 6 times over a year and a half - food always excelent

2  Thank pjlandrover
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Why pay big money when you can enjoy a plate of scallops right here..with french fries makes a nice cheap date.

Thank ELL386
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

If looking for clam strips or other local seafood, this is a great option. They also serve typical diner items; burgers, hot dogs, etc., but the fried clam strips will bring me back when in the area. The fries and slaw are also stand outs...More

2  Thank 633sailor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1681 Candia Rd, Manchester, NH 03109-5509
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 603-623-9469
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We offer a wide selection of quality Fresh Belly Clams, Haddock, Shrimp, Scallops plus Delicious Chicken Tenders, Rib Eye Steak, Hot Dogs, and best of all Burgers made your way! Goldenrod is known for generous portions of quality Ice Cream with over 35 irresistible Ice Cream Flavors, plus Sherbet & Yogurt for kids of all ages!
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