Enveloping a classic Irish Pub concept with a warm quality that is rare to find, Mel Flanaganís Irish Pub & Cafe has inherited a life of its own with the top notch dishes and all around welcoming ambiance. The owner is none other than Mel Flanagan, and she drives the true Irish culture to the forefront, and her widespread notoriety can be attributed to the extra step she takes time after time. Having owned several restaurants in the past, her vast knowledge of the industry is prevalent in her current endeavor from top to bottom. The sheer fact that the pub has been around for nine years can attest to the not only the popularity it has garnered, but the dishes and service that have been brought to the table, making it a perfect choice while in the Rochester area.Widely referred to as a close extension of home, the kitchen provides just that, comforting home-cooked meals that bring the words rich and flavorful a whole new meaning. With a mix between American and Irish fare, Mel Flanaganís has something for everyone, and the options that are set forth provide for something new and delicious with each visit. The Reuben is an obvious huge seller, served on fresh pumpernickel-rye bread with sauerkraut and ranch. The Lamb Stew as well as the Beef Stew are also popular options as well as the Beef Pie and Chicken Pot Pie. Mel Flanaganís really shines because they are able to take all of the classics and make them from scratch in a heightened fashion.From open to close Mel is always in the restaurant, and under her watchful eye, is meticulous in always providing a consistent experience for her loyal following. The drink options bring everything full circle as well as the down home comfort style setting. Pairing a casual environment with food that hits the nail on the head is reason enough to come in and give the food a try. They do a lot of catering as well if that is preferred and provide a private event space free of charge. No matter the instance, Mel Flanaganís is sure to provide not only a memorable, but a quality experience, making it a must while visiting the area.
50 N Main St.
Rochester, NH 03867