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Pearl Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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1 Jaffrey Rd, Peterborough, NH 03458-1707
+1 603-924-5225
17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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West Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten at the Pearl probably six or seven times in the last six months and each time it's really been quite nice. I've gone Solo and with friends and all of our meals have been excellent. The chicken dish is delicious. All meals have a wonderful Asian fusion. Service is always right on spot. My only complaint is... More 

1 Thank chrisfromthecape
New Hampshire
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Oysters fresh and delicious but pricey. Narrow restaurant, limited space and a bit too loud at times. Overall, I believe the venue is average at best.

Thank T4339MOwayneb
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Asian fusion and oysters. Full bar. Reliably good. Surprisingly located in strip mall but decent decor. Can get crowded and loud. Terrace in summer without view but quieter than inside when crowded. Crunchy oysters, Ahi tuna and Panko cod are the things to order.

Thank ClovisBoston
Peterborough, New Hampshire
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

I love the menu and the food at Pearl but I don't enjoy having dinner where I have to yell so my dining companion can hear me. I wish they could do something about the noise level when they are super busy (which is most of the time!). We mostly get take-out because of the noise. They do have some... More 

Thank moxieone2016
New Hampshire, USA
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136 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I love the Pearl. I love oysters and very difficult to find in the area - shucked after order, great!

Thank parkerisland
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

My wife and I stopped by for a beer and snack. We had the Tom Yum Soup and the Hanoi Nems as well as a beer and martini. The atmosphere was warm and friendly, the food was very good.

Thank Robert067
Adelaide, Australia
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119 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We were taken here by friends for dinner. As soon as we walked in I knew we were in for a treat. The venue felt great. Cosy and clean and I could smell beautiful Asian herbs being used in the kitchen. We were greeted by owner Russell and took our seats. Specials were explained and we ordered wines and cocktails.... More 

Thank 65kram
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

My wife and I ate there last week on our trip to New Hampshire. We arrived without reservations and were quickly given a table. We were on the early side, nearer to 6:30 and 7 the restaurant really filled up. The service was very good: helpful, fast and friendly. We found the dished to be interesting and pretty but not... More 

Thank 474alanh
Hillsborough, New Hampshire
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

After not visiting the Pearl for too many months, we were so pleased that it continued to meet our expectations. The menu, including the gluten free menu, offers a nice variety of selections from vegetarian and fish to well prepared meats. Food and wine are a good value for superior quality.

Thank Cheryl H
New York City, New York
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39 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We have enjoyed Pearl ever since it first opened. And even with a new chef owner it has kept up its high style and favored classics. You can't go wrong with the Asian style ribs that smell of cinnamon and fall off the bone. Their crab cakes are intensely delicious. Cocktails are very well prepared. The atmosphere is buzzing like... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Jaffrey Rd, Peterborough, NH 03458-1707
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +1 603-924-5225

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?