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Shovel Handle Pub

357 Black Mountain Rd, The Whitney Inn, Jackson, NH 03846-4200
+1 603-383-8916
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb shank” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
357 Black Mountain Rd, The Whitney Inn, Jackson, NH 03846-4200
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shovel Handle Pub was our favorite pub during our visit to Jackson. Dinner was delicious, entertainment was top notch and the service was perfect. Such a beautiful pub...the ambience is warm and inviting! The owner stopped by our table to make sure our experience was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is simply the best! The ribs and nachos are out of this world. I love how they have frequent live entertainment. I have been going to the shovel handle since I was 12 years old and I see myself taking my kids here...More

Thank NicoleLeigh1994
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Could not believe the quality and selection of food. Not many restaurants have Osso Bocco and Lamb Shank on the daily menu. Ate at the bar. Bartender was friendly and attentive. Food was awesome. Place was packed, but it's a slight bit of a ride...More

Thank JimCauley
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The waitress was probably one of the best I have ever had. I ordered the chicken piccata,I usually don't as my husband makes the best chicken piccata but it was such a good choice as it was really, really excellent.My sister had chicken with mushrooms...More

Thank janiel
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food. Great entertainment. Great wait staff. Great atmosphere. Everything is great. This would be a regular spot for my husband and I if we lived closer. Don't miss out on this place.

1  Thank Amy M
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Really cool place , it's farm like, I had the mahogany duck, at first seemed a little dry, but as I went along it was really good. The mashed potatoes were not very hot, the pumpkin bisque had a little too much spice & was...More

1  Thank Lezas2018
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We returned with Shovel Handle Pub with a group of Family Members during a Wedding Long Weekend and it was fabulous! Everyone loved the atmosphere and entertainment; we all had great meals and our server was very sweet and attentive. I had the salmon and...More

1  Thank WhiteMtnskier
Reviewed 5 January 2018

The holiday lights that decorated the barn are beautiful, and we enjoyed an evening with perfect dinner music. Thanks for adding some sparkle to our new years weekend!

Thank Kat D
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Good, but busy and loud, pub at the foot of Black Mountain ski resort. Excellent, friendly and fast service and good prices. Get there early, as the place is very popular and fills up fast. Good live music as well.

Thank James K
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The atmosphere is great here, it is an old barn renovated to the restaurant. Food was ok, nothing outstanding, but the staff and atmosphere make up for it. Call ahead because they close for private functions.

Thank ShannyLeeB
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 357 Black Mountain Rd, The Whitney Inn, Jackson, NH 03846-4200
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 603-383-8916
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