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Sandy Point Restaurant

186 Mount Major Hwy, Alton Bay, NH 03810-4413
+1 603-875-6001
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
186 Mount Major Hwy, Alton Bay, NH 03810-4413
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Went here off season for late lunch,service was OK we were the only people in the place. Got fried clams the were not fresh small portion lousy onion rings.

1  Thank Machman57
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We both got lobsters which were very good. Service was a bit slow but we were in no hurry. Wait staff tries very hard. Their wine list could be improved. one of my favorites from the original Sandy Point was their lobster pie. They do...More

1  Thank paclark117
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Sandy Point is a great place that we often forget about. The Lobsta' is very fresh and other seafood selects are gret too.

2  Thank Janis M
tonyofnj, Owner at Sandy Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

We are happy that you enjoyed dining with us

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We had been coming to the old Sandy's Point for over 15 years during which the place was packed with vacationers on Lake Winnipesaukee. We tried it recently when under new management. There were only 2 tables filled, and although some in my party liked...More

2  Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This Lake Winnipeasaukee institution reopened a few weeks ago with new owners and a familiar menu. Lobster and roast beef are featured along with a number of other seafood choices. Our group of seven adults and two children shared two orders of steamers and one...More

1  Thank GF02116
tonyofnj, Owner at Sandy Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thanks for coming in... I'm glad you enjoyed your meal

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Terrible, terrible, terrible. Should have stayed closed. Fish dinner included no Fish! Could have put frozen fish on a plate and looked better!

3  Thank blowthehorn
tonyofnj, Owner at Sandy Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

I'm sorry you had a poor experience. I hope you will give us another try to change your opinion.

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Sandy Point Restaurant is back! The new management has nailed the old tried and true Sandy Point menu. The king stuffed lobster was enormous and flavorful. The prime rib was cooked just the way I ordered, tender and juicy. The clam oscar was tender, topped...More

1  Thank Jeez L
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Disappointing to say the least. They took an iconic restaurant and drove it right into the ground. So many negatives, where do I begin? Dinners no longer include dinner rolls and butter NOR salads. They eliminated the wonderful large round tables from the back part...More

3  Thank bjn3650
tonyofnj, Owner at Sandy Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

This review was written about the previous owners before we opened. There is new ownership in place with a new menu.

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We have a summer home on Merrymeeting Kake near by Sandy Point. Have been a devoted customer for 30 years. When it was sold we were told they would keep the same great menu. Unfortunately they must have fired all the previous chefs. Too bad,...More

1  Thank DawnBavaro
Reviewed 10 March 2017

similar story to previous reviewer. My husband always brought me here for my b day and the bake stuffed lobster in June. He passed away so my son picked up on the tradition.The last 2 years were very disappointing. Less food for more money and...More

1  Thank joleesox
tonyofnj, Owner at Sandy Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

we are under new ownership. Please give us another try.

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 186 Mount Major Hwy, Alton Bay, NH 03810-4413
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Alton Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 603-875-6001
Under new ownership. Serving scratch made food. Specializing in Prime Rib and Lobster
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