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The Big Catch

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
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” (12 reviews)
“haddock” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
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150 Shore Dr, Bristol, NH 03222-3651
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11 - 20 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Great spot with exceptional views. Food is very good and the service is decent. Well worth a visit especially on a nice day. The seafood is highly recommended.

Thank legendsbar29
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A restaurant across from the lake with a window to order lunch or an ice cream cone, a bar & patio with a great view, or an inside seating area for a good meal. Great seafood, steak or burgers all in one place. Wish they...More

Thank Michele G
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We needed a dog friendly place and this fit the bill. The steak tips were really good and I had them on a salad. There were no other veggies that I could find (like seasonal veggies or anything) or I would have gotten a dinner...More

Thank Nan B
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Location, location, location. This place has a great location. It was packed and noisy, clearly a favorite. Service was fast and friendly. Food was good but sitting outside after sunset, I could not see my food. I had a lobster salad, a small serving for...More

Thank GlutenfreeLynn
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We enjoyed a nice lunch at the Big Catch. A nice summer lunch on the outside deck. Our server was terrific, great personalty and good service. The menu is a lighter bill of fare with burgers to seafood baskets. Soup and appetizers as well. The...More

Thank labrador47
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The place is okay, as is the food, but it was a real zoo the hot summer evening we were there. They could use a few real craft beers on the tap - all they had was a stock macro beer selection.

Thank PhilipCT
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The seafood is delicious, especially the fried clams! More than enough with just the clam basket. Friendly service and nice atmosphere. Can't beat the sunsets!

Thank Stephen Wayne F... B
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We all ordered different items and all of the items tasted bland and flavorless. The best part of this restaurant is the view.

Thank Sondria1
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is a little funny, because the Big Catch is on the lake and not on an ocean, but it's some of the very best seafood shack food I've ever had. The baskets are the best value, ~$14-$18 gets you a really solid portion of...More

Thank Paperfish
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We have been eating at the Big Catch every summer for many years. The pleasant ritual involves a boat ride down the lake and pulling up on their beach. The young waitstaff changes over the years, but is invariably earnest, friendly and attentive. The menu...More

1  Thank Brandon B
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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