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Ariana's Restaurant

1322 Nh Route 10, Orford, NH 03777-4136
+1 603-353-4405
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck confit” (6 reviews)
“dumplings” (4 reviews)
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1322 Nh Route 10, Orford, NH 03777-4136
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is an exceptional little place in the middle of nowhere about 30 minutes North of Dartmouth. Well worth the drive to experience Chef Martin's personalized attentive preparation of an eclectic range of dishes based on local farm fresh ingredients. Our group experienced a fine...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our fourth year eating at this farm to table restaurant. It's fabulous! It's only 25 minutes from Hanover and we highly recommend eating here. Make a reservation. We love the dumplings, seafood stew and all the daily specials.

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We had a delicious, private event for 20 of our friends. Martin(the chef) catered to our needs and wishes by helping us choose a menu that included some of our favorites: clam chowder, vegetable tamale, sirloin steak, salmon filet and lemon cheesecake with lemon curd...More

Thank Marylou H
Reviewed 9 February 2017

My husband and I have now dined at Ariana's several times; in fact, it has become our choice for celebrating special occasions. The menu is varied and creative, much is locally sourced, service is outstanding, and the pace of the meal is always just right....More

Thank roeburn
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Ordered only salads and appetizers. All were excellent. Vegetarian Onion soup was outstanding!! Too full to try the try the vegetarian main courses,but they looked vicy nice as well. We will go back!!

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The best in the area -- so very nice sitting at the little bar area so we could watch the chef and cooks. Excellent food, worth the drive.

Thank Trekandmore
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is a great restaurant gem in the middle of nowhere! It's probably 15 to 20 minutes from Hanover, NH, but well worth the drive. Although we tend to go there for special occasions, that's only because we live 40 minutes away. The food is...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

There are only a couple places I can count on to be consistent and incredible, and Ariana's is one of them. The food is always incredible along with a chef who cares about every detail on every plate and an amazing wine selection to boot...More

Thank FoodDoctorNY21
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Our dinner last evening was a birthday celebration gift from my brother, the idea was to find a restaurant none of us had been to before and what an awesome surprise to find Ariana's only 40 minutes from home...wish we knew and now that we...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Every meal we have had at Ariana's has been superb. It is one of the finest restaurants in the Upper Valley. Orford is fortunate to have such wonderful options in such a beautiful part of the valley.

Thank NewHampshireMay
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1322 Nh Route 10, Orford, NH 03777-4136
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Orford
  • Phone Number: +1 603-353-4405
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Our goal at Ariana's is to offer a range of menu choices reflecting the many different palates and we feel there is something on our menu for most people. Our menu focuses on seasonal, quality and local (as much as possible during the different seasons) ingredients.
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