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1933 Lake Shore Rd, Gilford, NH 03249-7657
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (69 reviews)
“lobster roll” (31 reviews)
“clams” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
$$ - $$$
1933 Lake Shore Rd, Gilford, NH 03249-7657
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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

The food here is great and the service is beyond reproach . They have pickup at counter but the staff including busboys are always offering to bring your food to the table if you choose . Seafood is delicious and the hot dogs are the...More

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

First time there. Enjoyed burgers and onion rings! Large, juicy, meaty and delicious! Came back the next day for homemade icecream, super.

Thank Dorothy L
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband had the clam plate and I had the 3-piece chicken tenders. OMG! The best chicken tenders I have EVER had! They were large and extremely juicy! My husband enjoyed the clams as well. Their home made ice cream was really good too. Will...More

Thank MrsKathyC
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a perfect, New England landmark kind of place - great lobster roll and really good (home made?) potato chips.

Thank AAFZ
Reviewed 10 September 2016

As Lakes Region residents, we have eaten at Sawyers since the 1950's and it was always a treat to eat a delicious summer meal there when the original Sawyer family were owners. They sold a number of years ago and the new owners have spent...More

Thank Irene S
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Three of us dined. I had a cheeseburger and onion hearts-fabulous-never heard of onion hearts before. One had clam strips and potato salad-again fabulous. Other one had calamari -excellent. We had the ice cream and it was awesome. Very good experience. There were items to...More

Thank Zarkey
Reviewed 1 September 2016

What more could you ask for? Fresh excellent lobster rolls(Whole pieces of lobster) and home made ice cream all in one stop!!

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I had a wonderful time at Sawyers. The food was Great as always I've been coming to Sawyers since I was a child and it just keeps getting better. I will definitely be returning.

Thank Holly S
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A throw back type restaurant. Order the food at the window, find your seat and wait for them to call your #. Didn't wait long. The food we ordered was good...next time we will order the lobster roll as we saw many people with the...More

Thank Kathi B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My family vacations to Wolfeboro every year and this is the first year we stopped to try Sawyers. I quickly declared it the best ice cream in the state!

Thank Jacy G
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Do you make your own ice cream?
15 June 2015|
Response from litchNH | Property representative |
Absolutely! For 70 years ice cream has been made here!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1933 Lake Shore Rd, Gilford, NH 03249-7657
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Gilford
  • Phone Number: 9043436107
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