Main Dining Room at the Omni Mount Washington Resort

4.2
625 Reviews
$31 to $50
American
Dinner reservations are reserved for hotel guests on weekends, holidays and peak times. Please reach out to 603.278.8864 for reservation inquiries. Reservations are not needed for breakfast.

Introducing the all-new Main Dining Room at the Omni Mount Washington Hotel, a modern twist on a century-old classic. The Main Dining Room now brings a casual yet sophisticated dining experience to the White Mountains with a New England-inspired menu. Dominating the lofty space is a custom made 18’ x 18’-foot square white marble bar, enveloped by comfortable seating areas in which to enjoy breakfast, dinner and group luncheons from the resort’s award-winning culinary team.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Staff temperature check required
  • Contact tracing information collected
What 625 people are saying
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vipSphiars
New England
8 reviews
Dined on November 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We love the Main Dining Room! We celebrated my birthday, and Edith made the most delicious carrot cake we special ordered.
We have never been disappointed with a meal here - servers are all wonderful!

JF
JimmyF
New England
2 reviews
Dined on November 24, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

We had Azem our favorite waiter for many many years. Great addition with the new bar area in the Main Dining Room. One real minus was no valet parking anymore.

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PatrickH
New England
6 reviews
Dined on November 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

They always do a great job at the Mount Washington Main Dining Room. Look forward to it every time and never disappointed.

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vipStacyS
New England
3 reviews
Dined on August 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

love the bar and ambiance, food was surprisingly thoughtful and delicious. Shortrib was incredible as were the desserts. Great views too!

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Victory
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on August 16, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Nice atmosphere, great waiter. Menu limited. Not many gluten free options.
Flies on the window during the entire meal.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
6 reviews
Dined on August 15, 2021
Overall2food2service1ambience5

Horrific service. Our food took 2 hours. Food quality was fair at best.

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AlexisB
New England
3 reviews
Dined on August 13, 2021
Overall3food2service3ambience3

Lovely overworked server. The food was expensive and mediocre, the ambiance was cafeteria-ish, and the wait time was outrageous. We had 7:30 reservations, but weren’t seated till 7:50 and did t eat until after 8:30.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
2 reviews
Dined on August 5, 2021
Overall3food2service4ambience4

The food was subpar at best and it was definitely overpriced for the quality, but the second time we ate there it was better so while the food is a bit overpriced the quality is usually pretty good.

JB
JeremyB
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food, excellent wait staff and great location. Would eat there again!

RC
vipRegularChicagoDiner
Richmond
132 reviews
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience2

This was underwhelming. Putting aside COVID-related limitations, service was harried and often hit or miss. Impoverished wine list. Uninspired menu items. Overpriced. However no real competition nearby so I suspect they are used to not needing to produce a quality experience.

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JoanneS
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Birthday celebration - excellent service and food

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
5 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We spent a weekend at the Mt. Washington Hotel for our 5-year anniversary. Dinner in the Main Dining Room was absolutely wonderful. It was still light out so we got to enjoy the Mountain View through the windows while we ate. My wife had a braised short rib that was delicious and my Pork Schnitzel was crisp and flavorful. To mark the occasion they brought us a piece of Chocolate cake topped with Peanut butter mousse. It was a perfect end to the meal.

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Janpoo
New England
25 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

We had a beautiful view from our table by the window! The food was pretty good. I had the lobster pot pie, and to be honest it did t have much lobster in it! The desserts were very good, we had the blueberry hand pie with white chocolate ice cream & the carrot cake. The service was excellent- Bernice was great! We were celebrating our anniversary & my husband’s cousin’s anniversary as well- so we had a very enjoyable evening! The resort is gorgeous with an incredible view!!

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CourtneyA
1 review
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful views of the mountains. The food was great and the service was better. Will definitely be going back.

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JeffW
Salt Lake City
2 reviews
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall2food1service1ambience3

Our waitress, Vanessa, seemed stressed and she wasn't pleasant or helpful when we asked questions about the menu.

We started with coffee. Seems simple enough, but it was extremely dark and smelled burnt. When we shared our concerns, she assured us it was freshly brewed. We didn't want it and asked her to take it away and, after several minutes, she returned with fresh brewed coffee.

We ordered and, after waiting an HOUR, we received our meals..... which were cold. My ribeye (Cote De Boeuf $75 double-cut, bone-in ribeye) was lukewarm and the potatoes weren't warm enough to melt butter. When we complained to Vanessa, she said "The meals took longer because the thick steak took longer to cook." My steak was cold!

We asked for the manager and he could tell right away there was a problem because the potatoes weren't warm enough to melt butter and the plates were cold. We told him we weren't interested in waiting for new meals since we had already waited an hour so we left.

We expected so much more.

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Wendy
New England
1 review
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

A bit disappointing! They have renovated and as a result there are no tables for two by the window and the old elegance has been diminished- The menu seemed kind of limited and not very creative- and the food and drinks were expensive for what you get.

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Susan
New England
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Wonderful food. Wonderful venue. Spectacular views. Neighboring table much too loud and boistrous

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RosemaryM
1 review
Dined on June 18, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience2

Limited menu with horrible selections. Server awful ! Overpriced! Hard bread with mussels! Burnt hamburger! Creme brûlée awful! Caesars salad was a lettuce and an egg! I was so disappointed we took my mother day for her 85th birthday

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vipIrish
Tampa
43 reviews
Dined on June 17, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Good place for gathering friends and family. Excellent!

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John
New England
4 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and service. A bit pricey and little loud on weekends if there is a wedding in the next room.

JB
JeanB
1 review
Dined on June 11, 2021
Overall1food2service4ambience3

Resort has gone down market
No tablecloth’s at dinner
Shorts ripped jeans hiking gear
Food very ordinary but with quality pricing
Weinerschnitzel is pan fried not deep fried in fat
$10 for bread
Cold vegetables
$23 for a 6 oz glass of house wine
Cold “hot” buffet breakfast. Had my plate microwaved

Don’t eat in main dining room

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CynthiaN
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on June 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The dining room is elegant with beautiful views across the Presidential range. Their nightly menu is much more interesting than what they show online. The food was excellent and the service equally so.

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JenniferH
1 review
Dined on June 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was amazing! We went for a birthday celebration and was not disappointed!

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LisaP
New England
1 review
Dined on June 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We went to this resort for my husband’s birthday - as it’s a favorite for outdoor activities and golf. I was a little hesitant have dinner in this restaurant in the main dining room - as it wasn’t stellar several years ago and I’m worried the cove it might not of helped improve the situation; but was I ever wrong! The salads (Caesar and seafood Cobb) and soup (corn chowder) were unbeatable. Perhaps only surpassed by the braised beef, halibut and burgers for the kids. My husband summed it: ‘You know I’m a food snob- but this is better than what we have in Boston. I’ll come back just for dinner!’ Service and ambiance equally stellar.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
8 reviews
Dined on June 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and drinks, dining room has been updated, place is beautiful

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OpenTable Diner
New England
8 reviews
Dined on June 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We went there for our 40th Wedding Anniversary. It made for a very special meal.

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TonyS
1 review
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was excellent! Elegant dinner hall, friendly staff, highly recommended! Will be back!

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RamkiK
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

The food choices for vegans and vegetarians is limited and while the dishes can be customized there's still limited choice for those not eating dead animals. The waiter was able to find something from outside the menu once we mentioned that we had eaten a veggie burger from the cafe. Service was great.

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Averagejoe
1 review
Dined on May 27, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Limited menu choices and too expensive!!! Need more vegan and gluten free options. Breakfast buffet ....not the best option during covid. We have liked to have the option to order breakfast at the table with smaller portions available.

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Cookie1
Miami
5 reviews
Dined on May 20, 2021
Overall3food2service4ambience5

The food was below average and expensive. I feel because we were there right before Memorial weekend that the hotel was concentrating f on getting ready for the holiday and not interested in the guests who were already guests. We ate in the Main Dining room and in Stickneys, both had very few choices . Unfortunately I ordered chicken & dumplings @ $28😳 which is ok if it was good but it was nothing g but stewed chicken & pasty dumplings . The hotel is lovely, the view spectacular but the food & rooms in the main hotel need a lot of improvement .

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on May 15, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Birthday...,

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 14, 2021
Overall3food5service3ambience4

Incredibly slow service, but the waiter was pleasant. I blame covid

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OpenTable Diner
New England
5 reviews
Dined on May 14, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience4

The room is beautiful. A little understaffed. Food was very good, but the short ribs were not hot enough. The quality of the beef rib was outstanding. My wife had the salmon and she loved it.
I’d like to try it again when everything is back in full swing.

DM
DebbieM
New York Area
12 reviews
Dined on May 14, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Nice dinner - good service - lovely special location - millennial couple next to us were on their phones 95% of the meal -scrolling and at times speaking to whoever called them - put the phone down only to take a bite of their dinner - smh.

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RogerL
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Dinner and service was outstanding, as usual. There's no place like it...

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ChristopherD
New England
1 review
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and service as always. Noted that it was my wife and Is anniversary and we were given complimentary dessert and a table with a gorgeous window view. Great wine options to pair with all of their entrees. Can’t recommend highly enough.

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andrewc
Atlanta
3 reviews
Dined on April 30, 2021
Overall2food1service4ambience2

We were quite disappointed at the dining experience at the main dining room..Food was marginal..Trip advisor should not list your restaurant as one of the top restaurants in the area..We went to Wentworth Inn on the previous day..They outshine Mt Washington Omni in every way.. Food was marginal..Also we were surprised how empty the main dinning room was considering we had over 200 people in our group staying at the hotel..Says something about the quality..

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AnnB
New England
1 review
Dined on April 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Delicious food and excellent service. The presentation and quality of the food was outstanding.

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KLord
New England
1 review
Dined on April 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service were great. Highly recommend to anyone!!! Our server was very knowledgeable and helpful.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
17 reviews
Dined on April 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great meal; thank you. Great meal; thank you. Great meal; thank you.

FAQs

Main Dining Room at the Omni Mount Washington Resort offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (603) 278-8864.

Main Dining Room at the Omni Mount Washington Resort is rated 4.2 stars by 625 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.