Lakes Region drinking and nightlife

Bar in Weirs Beach & Laconia

NazBar & Grill

This colorful lakeside bar is recommended because it's a scene. This is Weirs Beach, after all. Watch boats pull up to the dock as you sip your cocktail beside – or in – the lake. Bar fare includes nachos, salads, w…
Bar in Wolfeboro

Wolfe's Tavern

Regulars store their pewter mugs in racks above the bar (we hear there are more than 2500 on file) at this rustically colonial tavern, tucked inside the Wolfeboro Inn. The ample and tasty menu ranges from pasta to b…
Craft Beer in Wolfeboro

Winnipesaukee Belle Brews Cruise

On Tuesdays in high season, step aboard an 1800s replica paddleboat for craft beer and live music. Enjoy bands and dancing on the Thirsty Thursday cruises (6:30pm Thursday mid-June to mid-August; adult $18). Trips a…
Coffee in Weirs Beach & Laconia

Wayfarer Coffee Roasters

Clean wooden lines and a plethora of compass symbols keep the vibe maritime at this chic coffee shop where the beans are roasted in-house. The mini-waffles ($3) are a perfect morning snack.