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Best things to do in Dover

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

University
“UNH is a nice place to walk around. It's much emptier in the summer, but you can visit all the local coffee shops and restaurants that are popular among the students”
8 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Kids have lots of fun here. There is an awesome playground out back with a splashpad (Henry Law Park). Parking is a couple of bucks.”
7 locals recommend
Bar
“Great food, craft beers brewed in house. Great staff and the location is right across the street!”
7 locals recommend
Bar
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7 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“The whole world has passed through their doors in search of an inexpensive and fast lobster/seafood dinner”
4 locals recommend
Food
“Beautiful place to take the dog for a walk and enjoy the trails and views of the Piscataqua River!”
4 locals recommend
Park
“Good picnic spot, with views of the Pisquataqua River and Great Bay. Plus you can take a walk across the old bridge (now for pedestrians and bikers only) between Newington and Dover. There are bathrooms and play equipment for kids. ”
4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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2 locals recommend
Lodging
“Restaurant and pub (and b&b) in an old tavern. Nice terrace to enjoy warm Spring/Summer evening.”
4 locals recommend
Cafe
1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
Cafe
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“One of our favorite local coffeehouses! Great locally made scones and muffins, family-friendly, hipster vibe, delicious almond-milk lattes! ”
4 locals recommend
Cafe
“Flight Cafe is the place to go for some coffee and to find where the locals hang out. They have open mic nights and art shows regularly, plus a large collection of board games for guests. ”
3 locals recommend
Park
“More fun trails. Some in woods, others in fields. Lovely brooks, hills and variable terrain. Lots of different access points and parking approaches in and around campus.”
3 locals recommend
Food
“Emery Farm is one of the oldest farms in the country, having been in the same family since 1655.pick your own blueberries, hayrides, a corn maze, pumpkins, christmas trees and more. ”
3 locals recommend
Food
“Beautiful farm and food market with local veggies and other goodness. Plus, excellent place to shop for local meat.”
3 locals recommend