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The Big Catch

150 Shore Dr, Bristol, NH 03222-3651
+1 603-744-3120
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (13 reviews)
“haddock” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
150 Shore Dr, Bristol, NH 03222-3651
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Reviewed 31 July 2015

Great Seafood dining by the Lake. Great onion rings and any of the seafood dinners are excellent. Only a seasonal restaraunt

Thank wrb603
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for great fried seafood with a spectacular view of Newfound Lake, this is the place! Good service to match good drinks and good food! High marks all around. Try all the different kinds of fried baskets, they are all good. There...More

Thank peanutbutterandhoney
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Fried clams, lobster roll and ice cream. Gotta have them all at The Big Catch or our trip to Newfound Lake is not complete!

Thank rg3186
Reviewed 27 July 2015

It's an easy going seafood place, a lot of fried seafood options, but you can also order a lot of grilled or blackened seafood. coming from boston, the beers were really cheap, and we ordered seafood to go and brought it back to our B+B...More

Thank angelique626
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

This was the 2nd time I have eaten here in 5 years and not much has changed except that now not all the seafood is batter fried. I had the fisherman's platter with shrimp, scallops, haddock and clams. The first three were broiled (a choice...More

Thank MalletKAT
Reviewed 29 June 2015

18 of us had traveled from all states for great seafood. This wasn't the place. Food was expensive and not worth the price.

Thank Mcbake63
Reviewed 16 June 2015

If you are looking for attentive, table-side service in a quiet atmosphere with haute cuisine, don't go to the Big Catch. But if you like a very casual, summer lakeside atmosphere from a seasonal burger and ice cream take-out/eat-in place, then this is the place...More

Thank nottinghall
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

We recently stopped for ice cream with our grandchildren. While expensive in past years, they always gave very generous scoops. This year for $2.95, the scoop was so small, we were all very disappointed. Will not go there again!

Thank Lilster5215
Reviewed 7 March 2015

I don't know where the other advisor visited, but surely not THE BIG CATCH. We have never had a bad meal or bad service. We highly recommend everything. Lobster Rolls are wonder right down to a Tuna Roll, WHITE ALBACORE; YUM; all fish is fresh...More

Thank Louise T
Reviewed 2 February 2015

We were here in the summer 2014, it was great food for all of us. I had fried fish and chips, the cocktails were good, everyone enjoyed their food entrees.

Thank Norma A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Shore Dr, Bristol, NH 03222-3651
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 603-744-3120
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