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Dinning Guide 2016: Weekend Fun Spots & Date Nights

Mar 15, 2016 02:13PM ● Published by Erin Frisch

With so many places in and around the Upper Valley how do you chose where to go for some weekend fun or even date night? We've compiled a list of places to try if you haven't already.

Weekend Fun Spots

Lui Lui 

Perfect for any weeknight or weekend meal. The aroma of fresh tomato's, basil and cheese fill the air upon arrival. Freshly baked pizza in their wood fire stove, pastas, soups and salads round out this Italian meal. Open Sunday - Thursday 11 to 9: 30pm and Friday & Saturday from 11am to 10pm. 

Koto Japanese Steakhouse

Perfect for a crowd or even a date night. It's a show and a meal with their expert Hibachi performance while they cook your food. Traditional Hibachi is a meat of your choosing, a vegetable and fried rice. If your more in the mood for sushi they also got your covered with rolls, sushi and sashimi. They also have soups, salads, noodles and much more.


Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Create your own burgers, hot dogs and sandwiches with their custom menus. With a large list of toppings to choose from you can mix and match any combo you desire. With a fun laid back atmosphere it's great for a Friday night out with friends and family.


Gusanoz Mexican Restaurant

Everything is a good time over at Gusanoz with fresh ingredients and food prepared daily. From traditional nachos, quesadillas and tacos to taquitos, flautas, enchiladas and braised short ribs. They even offer gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options. Open 11am until 9pm daily, until 10pm Friday and Saturday.


Date Night

Sushi, noodles, bibimbop (rice cooked in stone to create crusty bottom), Korean style salads, soups and so much more. Perfect for a couple to share, mix & match dishes to try together. You will not leave with an empty stomach. Small place with a small time charm this is a must try. 

Pleasant Street Restaurant

Family owned and operated it has a homey feel with a pleasant staff with a laid back comfortable approach. With fresh fish, prime rib, Yorkshire pudding (pop-overs) the menu is simple but never fails in flavor.



Fun, laid back and great food. With an Irish pub feel this place always delivers. Open 7 days a week for Lunch and Dinner. From Fish & chips to Mac and Cheese, Burgers, Soups & Stews, Leafy greens and even nachos their is something for everyone. 

Three Tomatoes

When the mood for Italian strikes head on over to this place where there traditional Italian meals will leave you feeling satisfied. Brushetta, Antipasti, Pastas and Pizza there are definitely things you can share here. Open 7 days a week. 


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