Skiers and riders also need great food, and with 75 or so restaurants in Mt Washington Valley, you’re sure to find something to feed every palate and every age. And with all the great snow predicted for this week …not to mention all the hard work of our snowmakers and groomers…skiers and riders are sure to work up a big appetite.
In addition, these restaurants offer great meal deals, so plan your après ski fun accordingly! And we’ve even added some deals on lift tickets and demo equipment to this blog this week, so be sure to read all the way through.
Meals Deals Throughout February
At Wild Rose Restaurant, Stonehurst Manor, North Conway, NH
- Thursday night Candlelight Dinner for Two for $35 – Any two entrees on the menu for $35. This includes their ultimate Prime Rib, Rack of Lamb, Oven Roasted Salmon and more along with any of their Fresh Pasta Offerings served with fresh Manor-made pasta. A fun way to “sample” some of the Manor offerings is to select the “Pick any two Appetizers as an Entree” option.
- Friday Night is Pizza Night – Special 3-course dinner is $25 per person and includes salad, a wood-fired signature pizza, tiramisu for dessert and choice of a bottle of domestic beer or glass of house wine. Diners can choose from one of the Manor pizzas, or they can create their own with up to four toppings.
- Afternoon Fondue – every Saturday and Sunday, holidays through the end of March and daily during Feb. vacation week – A nice to relax by the over-sized wood-burning fireplace and choose from a classic cheese fondue or one of the other “small bites” which aren’t always so small.
- Complimentary hors d’oeuvres – served most afternoons in Library Martini Lounge from 5 – 6 pm.
At Max’s Tavern, Snowvillage Inn, Snowville, NH
On Tuesdays: The local flavor comes out every Tuesday 5:30-9:00 PM at Snowvillage Inn: In addition to the daily menu, the locals’ menu is served, offering made from scratch comfort food, priced just right for our local friends. And on Tuesdays, no matter where you’re from, everyone’s a local at Max’s Tavern.
On Thursdays: Max’s In The Raw & the Famous Oyster Orgy! Oysters, Littlenecks, Ceviche and Crudo: Snowvillage Inn innkeepers, Jen and Kevin, have traveled up and down the coast of Maine in search of the sweetest and largest oysters. The goldmine is the Damariscotta River….briny, strong shell, plump meat, meaty texture with the true taste of the sea and Snowvillage Inn gets them fresh almost daily! Click here for the menu of the day.
At Christmas Farm Inn, Jackson
- Mondays are 2-for-1 night: Buy one entrée, get second entrée free
- Tuesdays: Succulent Turkey Dinner, including salad, entrée, dessert – $19
- Wednesday is German Night!
- Thursday is Steak Night: Build your own steak entrée
- Friday is Seafood Night
- Saturday is Wild Game Night: Venison, Elk, Duck & more
- Sunday: Taste of Italy with Italian specialties
Deacon Street, Seavey Street, North Conway
- Twofer Tuesdays: 2 people, 2 entrees, 1 price: $24.95 (Dine in Only)
- Wednesday Happy Hour: 4:00-6:00pm, $2 Tacos (steak, pork, chicken, fish)
- Thursdays: Buck-A-Beer: Order any burger, get a beer for a buck
- Fridays: Happy Hour, 4:00-6:00pm
At Lobster Trap, Seafood, Steaks & Italian, West Side Road, North Conway
Early bird specials start at $10.95 and are served daily from 11:30am until 6:00pm. Early bird dishes are served with homemade rolls, and French fries, onion rings or cole slaw.
At White Mountain Hotel, West Side Road, North Conway
Every Friday: Friday Night Seafood Fest in Ledges Restaurant: New England seafood specialties served directly at your table. Offerings include your choice of salad or soup, appetizers including mini raw bar, gulf shrimp cocktail and poached salmon. Entrees include orange ginger diver scallops, cod and lobster duo, smoked sugar and chile grilled salmon, shrimp scampi and classic broiled seafood platter. Dessert is also included in this 4-Course menu. Seafood Fest menu changes often. Regular menu also available. Click here for sample menu.
Sundays: Grand Sunday Brunch: A White Mountain Hotel tradition since 1990. Includes chef-attended omelet station, bacon, maple sausage, homemade corned beef hash, home fries, Belgian waffles with a variety of fresh fruit toppings, whipped cream and homemade maple butter, chef-attended carving station with two carved roasts of the day, weekly entrée specials, fresh vegetables of the day, homemade soups, pancakes and Eggs Benedict from the kitchen, a delectable dessert table and much more.
At Traditions Restaurant at Purity Spring Resort, East Madison, NH
$10 Sunday And Monday Menu Items: Enjoy a night out to start your week with special $10 menu items every Sunday and Monday. Order one for yourself or order a few dishes and share with the table.
Tap N’ A Flat Tuesdays: Every Tuesday, head to the pub for a “Tap N’ A Flat” beer and a pizza special. Enjoy your choice of cheese, pepperoni or grilled vegetable flatbread and craft draft pint from one of the taps for only $12.
All-You-Can-Eat Ribs Wednesdays: Every Wednesday, tuck in to all-you-can-eat Carolina Pork Ribs served with traditional cole slaw and french fries for $20 per person.
And at King Pine, $10 Burger and Beer* at the Trail’s End Tavern with valid lift ticket. Offer valid on non-holiday Tuesdays and applies to 4-9 p.m. lift tickets.
At Wildcat Inn & Tavern, Jackson, NH
Tuesdays: Two One-Pound Lobsters for $26.95 from 5:00-9:00pm
Wednesday Dinner for Two Menu: Make Wednesday your date night and choose from a special two-for-$26.95 menu. While the menu changes weekly, look for popular entrees from the menu plus a few specials too. Two entrees from the special menu are only $26.95 (plus tax & gratuity) for both. Click here for sample menu.
Every Thursday in January: Free Pasta Feed & Music by Kevin Dolan: Back again by popular demand the Thursday Night Free Pasta Feed starts at 5:30 pm and goes until 8:30 with music and fun by Kevin Dolan. FREE for employees of Valley Snow Sports and Ski Shops, AMC and NH Forest Service. (proof of employment required), $5.95 for skiers (bring your lift or trail ticket for that day), $8.95 if you don’t ski but just want to chow down!
Every Friday Night: Fish Fry / Oyster Lover Special: Enjoy a special fish fry along with an oyster special Every Friday Night from 5:00-9:00pm.
At Oxford House Inn, Fryeburg, ME:
Thursday Night Pint & a Pound- $14.95: Includes one pound of Steamed Maine Mussels or Little Neck Clams, prepared in your choice of 5 different flavors from around the world and a Pint of local craft Beer (or glass of wine if preferred) and a basket of Artisan Focaccia & Multigrain Bread.
Taco Trio Tuesdays- $12 for Three: Includes three different authentic and creative tacos
Themed Food Events throughout Mt Washington Valley!
$25 Powder & Pasta at Bretton Woods – Ski or ride from 4 – 8 p.m. and replenish with a pasta dinner on Friday and Saturday nights. Available Dec. 29 – March 10, as well as during the holiday periods of Jan. 14; and Feb. 18 – 22, 2018.
Feb 17: 8th annual Cupcake Battle: A sweet fund-raising event to benefit Mount Washington Valley Promotions, the 8th annual “Cupcake Battle” will be held Saturday, February 18 at the North Conway Community Center. Bakers will vie for the prizes in 4 categories; Professional, Home, Teen and Child. A $12 ticket entitles the guest to sample one miniature cupcake from each of the bakers and to cast a vote for their favorite in each category. Doors will be open to the public from 1 to 3:30 p.m., with tallying and awards directly following. Winners in the Professional and Home Baker categories receive cash prizes while Child winner and Teen winner receive prizes donated by local businesses. Bakers are encouraged to create an eye-catching display to go along with their cupcakes, making this a feast for the eyes and the palette. A limited number of tickets are available to this event and may be purchased from any of the participating bakers. For a registration form, or to reserve tickets, email Lisa DuFault at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (603) 374-6241.
Feb 20: Flatbread Pizza Co. Fundraiser for Arts Jubilee: North Conway’s Flatbread Pizza Company will be hosting a fundraiser in support of Arts Jubilee’s 2018 summer concerts on Tuesday, February 20th. Flatbread will donate a percentage of every pizza sold between 4-9 pm (including take-out orders). As a non-profit organization, Arts Jubilee counts on the generosity of the greater Mt. Washington Valley community to present their outdoor summer concert series every year. This summer will be Arts Jubilee’s 36th year of presenting its renowned outdoor concert series at Cranmore Mountain Resort. The 2018 season will feature the long-awaited return of American blues and swing revival big band, Roomful of Blues on July 19th; popular folk, Celtic, and bluegrass-infused indie rock band, Carbon Leaf on July 26th; the annual Pops Concert and fireworks show with the Seacoast Wind Ensemble on August 2nd; the Definitive Tribute to the Original Allman Brothers Band, Live at the Fillmore on August 9th; and a special musical tribute to Neil Diamond by Steve Kelly & the Cherry Band on August 16th. All concerts start at 7 pm and feature a local opening act at 6 pm.
Feb 24: 80th Anniversary Summit Ice Bar Party at Cranmore: Join fellow skiers and rider for Cranmore’s 80th Anniversary Summit Celebration! Head to the Meister Hut for a special ice bar, appetizers and live music with Shark Martin from 6pm to 9pm. Entrance includes one drink ticket. Tickets start at $49. Event is for ages 21+. Purchase tickets online, here.
Feb 25: 29th Annual Chocolate Festival: Known by many as the ‘Sweetest Day on the Trails”, this may be the only day of the year when chocolate indulgence is totally guilt-free, 11:00am – 4:00pm! Chocoholics cross country ski or snowshoe the trails to enjoy chocolate prepared every way imaginable. Chocolate dipped strawberries, chocolate fountains and fondue, brownie sundaes, and chocolate cookies of all kinds are just some of the treats you’ll enjoy at the trailside stops between 11:00 am and 4:00 pm. Take a minute to view the Festival Map online. Every participant will have a Festival map and brochure for each trailside business to validate to confirm your stop. Visit each of the trailside stops to enter the drawing for a $200 gift certificate to be used at any participating member business. More treats await the chocoholics that have completed the tour! Present your Festival pass on the day of the event to other North Conway area businesses for more special offers. Complimentary shuttle between stops. Advance purchase tickets: $30; $35 on event day. Full info, click here.
Feb 23, 24, March 2, 3: Wentworth’s Ice Bar Launch: From winter-inspired cocktails to non-alcoholic beverages (including hot cocoa and other drinks to warm you up), there’ll be a little something for everybody. Next to the ice bar, you’ll find a gas fire pit and a real wood fire pit, where we Wentworth guests can gather, enjoy their drinks, warm up, and socialize. Dennis Hickey and Dave Soha visit The Wentworth on Fridays these weeks to create a unique ice bar next to the ice skating rink. The entry fee of $20.00 will entitle you to entry to the ice bar and a selection of hors d’oeuvres which will be passed throughout the evening, plus access to the skating rink. Specialty cocktails will be served, warm blankets will be provided, and an evening of fun is guaranteed. Tickets for the ice bar may be purchased in advance by calling 800-637-0013 and will be held for you at the door. Must be 21 or older to attend. Info: click here.
Other Deals at ski resorts and restaurants!
$10 Tuesday Night Skiing and Snowboarding at King Pine! From 4:00-9:00pm, $10 Tuesday night lift tickets, PLUS $10 rentals, $10 terrain park lessons (available starting 1/9), $10 tubing (5-7 p.m.) AND $10 Burger and Beer* at the Trail’s End Tavern are all offered with valid lift ticket. Offer valid on non-holiday Tuesdays and applies to 4-9 p.m. lift tickets. *Must be 21 years of age with valid photo id. Some restrictions apply. Limit one per person.
Every Wednesday throughout January at Red Parka Steakhouse & Pub: Join Jerry every Wednesday in the Pub where he gives away lift tickets to all the great ski areas. All you must do is be in the Pub between 5:30-8:00.
Feb 16: College Night #3 at Shawnee Peak: From 3pm to 9pm, lift tickets are just $20, a savings of $15 and Rentals are just $15, a savings of $12 for college students and professors/staff. College ID required.
Valley Originals Gift Certificate Sale
There are still a few discounted gift certificates left from selected Valley Originals restaurants. Click here to get them while you can. Once they’re gone, they’re gone!
White Mountain Hotel Frequent Diner Program
Enjoy a free entrée for every ten times you dine at White Mountain Hotel. Please inquire at the Front Desk with any questions.
Horsefeathers Preferred Diner Program
Earn points for every dollar you spend at Horsefeathers toward a $50.00 Gift Certificate. And on your birthday, receive a complimentary lunch or dinner entrée. Click here to sign up.
Traditions at Purity Spring Resort Loyalty Card Program
With your Traditions Loyalty Card in-hand, you will earn one point for each dollar you spend at Traditions. When you reach 500 points, you will earn a Traditions gift card with a value of $25! To receive your Traditions Loyalty Card, please ask your server the next time you visit, and begin earning points right away! Click here for program guidelines.
Free Gift Certificate from Inn at Thorn Hill
The Inn at Thorn Hill and Spa has teamed up with Attitash Mountain Village Resort, a premier vacation ownership resort. Sign up for a 90 minute of Attitash Mountain Village and receive a $200 Inn at Thorn Hill gift certificate. It can be used any time within a year of issue for dining, lodging or spa. Click here for full details.
For a complete list of restaurants and dining opportunities in Mt Washington Valley, click here.