The Garage and Spaulding Steak and Ale are dual restaurants in The Governorís Inn in Rochester, New Hampshire. Spaulding Steak and Ale is in the mansion of former Governor Spaulding, and itís theme is based around him. The Garage has a funkier, more contemporary vibe with craft beer, bar food, and music. Anthony Ejarque is the marketing director of the restaurants. His favorite part of his job is the variety and uniqueness; At The Garage, you can have anything from a family atmosphere, to a night life vibe, to a sports bar vibe. The restaurants are referred to as a ìcampusî and there are always a number of exciting events going on. The menu contains pub style American food. They are famous for their great steaks and fresh seafood. Anthony says that they have a great relationship with local vendors and their chefs have connections with many fresh seafood dealers. One of the most popular dishes at Spaulding Steak and Ale is the Steak Tips and Sea Scallops Johnny Walker, which is pan seared steak tips and tender sea scallops, with sautÈed mushrooms, and deglazed with Scotch in a demi glaze sauce. At The Garage, try some staple bar dishes that keep customers coming back like the BBQ Chicken Nachos or the Mussels. Anthony also recommends their Pulled Lobster. Both restaurants also have a full bar. Check out one of their beer promotions for great beer specials.One of the major draws to the restaurants in the Inn is the amount of exciting events they host. They frequently feature live music through bands and dueling pianos. They also do trivia and game nights. Guests come from all over to experience their murder mystery dinners. A group of actors host as guest travel through the inn to figure out the mystery, taking part in activities and sampling food and drinks along the way. The Inn is also a great place to host a wedding or large event, because they have ample space for groups. Spaulding Steak and Ale and The Garage at Governorís Inn are the perfect spots for great food and good times for everyone!
78 Wakefield St
Rochester, NH 03867