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The Foundry Restaurant

50 Commercial St, Manchester, NH 03101-1100
+1 603-836-1925
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“pea soup” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
50 Commercial St, Manchester, NH 03101-1100
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited while on business. Arrived at about 7:30 on a Tuesday night and the place was fairly busy but there were many open tables. The hostess immediately asked if we had reservations, and when we said we did not, commented that she would see if...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we tire of restaurants in our area, we head down to the Foundry and have never been disappointed. We tend to eat at the bar for a more informal experience but have also been seated in the restaurant (I recommend a table by a...More

Thank mountainsnh2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have really enjoyed The Foundry on numerous occasions. I looked forward to having relatives from Connecticut and California join me at this lovely restaurant. There were 9 of us. ONE meal was enjoyable! The pea soup was reddish orange. (What kind of peas did...More

3  Thank JPJudith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a get together last night and we were on the patio. We were not allowed to pull tables together (there were about 18 of us), so some of had to stand (no problem - we did not mind at all). However, it was...More

Thank Christine S
FoundryNH, General Manager at The Foundry Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi. My name is Jim and I am the GM. If you could describe the manager to me that would be great. This is not how we do business at the foundry and I want to fix this right away. I would also like to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have always enjoyed the ambiance but the food is tragic. $12 for three mini meatballs that taste like they haven't seen a spice before in their lives. The short rib seriously tasted like water, nothing. Just unfortunate for a cool environment. Don't see the need...More

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is not a new restaurant but we just found it last weekend. It reminded me of The Poynt in Newburyport. It's a remodeled in an old mill building with many beers on tap and a lively atmosphere.. There is a great bar area and...More

Thank joow
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Website says they’re open till 10, but we arrived at 8:28 and they tell us kitchen closes at 9. Then, it took them 12 minutes before seating us. Not sure why because the place was empty. Finally seated, we get “the kitchen stops serving at...More

Thank Lester Z
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I have come to the conclusion this was the best meal of our lives to date. Our husbands were also very happy, one with the filet of sole and the other with haddock. The fries served with the haddock were homemade, seasoned...More

Thank Peggy E
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We enjoyed the restaurant's historical industrial foundry setting on the river in Manchester...we had a party of seven, called ahead for seating and were welcomed and seated immediately upon our arrival despite a warning from the hostess that it could be an hour or more....More

Thank Lynne_n_Steve
Reviewed June 15, 2018

We went on a Saturday night without reservations and had about a 45-minute wait. The service at the bar was excellent and we enjoyed the band. The Braised Lamb was fall off the bone tender. Being our first time and from out of town the...More

Thank Mitch M
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Kevin A
June 24, 2016|
Response from robcar603 | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Only, 10 am-2 pm Homemade cinnamon rolls with maple caramel Belgian waffles Cinnamon French toast Local applewood smoked bacon Sausage links Corned beef hash 18 hour pork ribs Hand carved Prime Rib Country-fried... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Commercial St, Manchester, NH 03101-1100
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 603-836-1925
  • E-mail
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