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Kingston 1686 House

127 Main St, Kingston, NH 03848-3214
+1 603-642-3637
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (10 reviews)
“onion soup” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, International
$$ - $$$
127 Main St, Kingston, NH 03848-3214
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Here is and email I sent to 1686 House below that I will post their reply. We have always enjoyed the food and atmosphere at the 1686 House. I have always enjoyed the bacon wrapped filets you had there. However, we had dinner at the...More

Thank Deborah L
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Quality is maintained even though their business is declining. Service can be spotty. A nice cozy atmosphere suitable for couples date night

1  Thank FoodieNewHampshire
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Three generations of my family have been going here for many years. We have always had a very good meal. The restaurant is decorated lovely during Christmas. It has changed a bit over the past several years: some of the newer waitstaff has been a...More

Thank NorgeNH
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I went back to this restaurant after having not been there for almost a decade. The place and the decor are a little tired. One of the draws to the place in the past was this enormous wine list that now ceases...More

Thank blazinglady
Reviewed 18 May 2017

While visiting family in Brentwood NH the week before Easter we had tried dinner at The Kingston 1686 the evening before Easter. Not many other folks were dining, assuming the big rush would be Easter afternoon. They had a large room set up for the...More

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Many years ago, my wife and I loved this place. We dated there and always had a great meal with a nice bottle of wine. Since it changed hands, it has really gone south. We had a large group for a surprise birthday celebration. The...More

Thank wayne d
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Loved the atmosphere and food. The building is authentic and it was fun imagining what life was like in 1686 while dining. Waitstaff was very friendly, however, achingly slow. It's nice to have a relaxing dinner, but this visit went beyond just "giving us space".

2  Thank Pam S
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I've always wanted to try the Kingston House- as it was one of my parents special occasion places many, many years ago. Decided to have my birthday dinner with family there. What a disappointment. Our waitress was not interested in us or really in even...More

Thank Tricia L
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The variety was about what you would expect for a $10 buffet. It was not crowded but they seated us next to another group, and the woman sitting next to us did not feel the need to pull her chair in so getting by her...More

Thank Gina O
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We found this old restaurant built in 1686, well kept, has nice set up inside, clean, menu offers steaks, to seafood, I went with my husband and another couple, the guys had steaks, they were cooked to perfection and very tasty. The ladies had the...More

Thank Colombe M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 Main St, Kingston, NH 03848-3214
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 603-642-3637
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