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Oak & Grain

853 Pleasant St, New London, NH 03257-5582
+1 603-526-6271
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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853 Pleasant St, New London, NH 03257-5582
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had a great experience at Oak & Grain. It is a pre-fixe 5 course meal that begins at 7PM with Chef Brian explaining the evening's meal. Each course uses products from local farms, fishermen, and foragers. It is a nice touch...More

Thank SDRyan
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for sharing your experience with others. We are pleased that you recognized the care and passion Chef Leary bring to the dining experience. You definitely captured what we are going for with "high on flavor...". We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

See the full review in the Inn at Plesant Lake. The chef is great and produces a dining experience that is second to none!

Thank Bill F
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for providing your review. We very much appreciate you sharing your feedback with future guests.

Reviewed 14 October 2017

On another visit to the Inn at Pleasant Lake, I had the pleasure of experiencing another great dinner at the Oak and Grain - starting out with drinks on the porch on a beautiful autumn evening with wonderful cocktails and wine - the setting was...More

Thank KDorno
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Your review means so much to us. Thanks for sharing with others. You've captured the experience so wonderfully with "flavors keep building". We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 13 October 2017

We were invited to try a new restaurant in NH, well, new to us. And we were so pleasantly rewarded. It's more of a dining experience than "just a dinner" since it's a set menu of a 5-Course Meal. We arrived in time for the...More

Thank Cdonna617
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

We are so pleased you found us! Chef's passion does certainly come through in both the flavors and his interactions with guests. We want our experience to be authentic from the food to the hospitality. Thank you for your kind words, and we look forward...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

The chef did an amazing job of explaining each dish in particular detail. Everyone's mouths were watering in anticipation! He far surpassed what we consider a delicious meal. Highly recommend.

Thank AmandaManie
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

We were so happy to contribute to your wonderful day, and the meal was all you hoped for. Thank you Amanda, for choosing the Inn at Pleasant Lake for your venue, and making the Oak & Grain experience part of your day.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Another fabulous evening at Oat & Grain. Dinner was top drawer! My favorite "Special" restaurant, and I have visited many in my travels. A MUST if you have never been. Wonderful ambience, food and staff. Chef is most talented. Can't wait to return. Double the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Double the five! Now that sounds like it would be a great new slogan!! We always appreciate our repeat customers and loyal guests. Thank you for visiting whenever you can and recommending to your friends. We can't wait for your return!

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent meal. Started with a great introduction to the menu by the chef and a tremendous 5 course meal. We ordered two red fish dinners and two had filet mignon. Everything was perfect. The salad was fresh, the soup delicious and the...More

Thank Chaiss
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thanks for your review. We are so glad you felt your meals were perfect! Hope you thoroughly enjoyed your visit with your sister, and we look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 8 September 2017

My husband and I dined at Oak & Grain last night to celebrate my birthday. The Inn is just beautiful, with views of Pleasant Lake and Mt. Kearsarge. We were greeted by friendly staff and well taken care of all night. Our meals were absolutely...More

1  Thank MtHopper
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Happy birthday once again, and we look forward to helping celebrate you anniversary! We are so pleased you feel the experience at Oak & Grain is so special. It is very gratifying for the team to know the efforts to achieve the level of flavors...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017

Over cocktails chef explained menu contents and origins in presentation to diners. Several small tasty courses so you are satisfied but not too full. Not cheap but worth it for a special occasion.

Thank Bobkaren_11
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

So glad you enjoyed the dining experience and shared the review with others. We try to make every night special for our guests and are so pleased you thought the efforts of the team are well worth it!

Reviewed 27 August 2017

We have been to many restaurants in many cities and many countries. Oak & Grains ranks in the top group of restaurants...every course was very good, most wonderful. Lovely environment and service, but more relaxed than classical French restaurants. Relaxed dining, came at 7, left...More

1  Thank productworks
IPL_Innkeeper, Owner at Oak & Grain, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thanks for your review. We are always super thrilled when our guests compare our experience to the best around the world. It's not uncommon to think you can't find top quality cuisine in remote areas like New Hampshire, but we like to think that is...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$30 - US$62
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
6:15 PM - 10:00 PM
6:15 PM - 10:00 PM
6:15 PM - 10:00 PM
6:15 PM - 10:00 PM
6:15 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 853 Pleasant St, New London, NH 03257-5582
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  New London
  • Phone Number: +1 603-526-6271
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Celebrate the bounty of New Hampshire at our highly acclaimed New London restaurant Oak & Grain. Inspired by flavors from around the globe, our menus highlight the best seasonal ingredients of the region, including local farms and our herb garden. Enjoy stunning lake views from our elegant dining room or casual small plate dining on the patio during the warmer months.
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