Durham & Newmarket, NH

This accessibility guide helps people with mobility challenges in Durham and Newmarket stay engaged in the community. The Access Navigators team takes to the streets to inspect restaurants and cultural attractions for physical barriers that impact accessibility and regularly updates our findings in this handy guide. You can contribute by adding your observations using our online assessment report!

Map link: durham.accessnavigators.com

BameeThai/Asian12 Jenkins Ct Suite 1, Durham, NH 03824https://www.bameeazure.comRamp entrance, pull side clearance but you may need a companion to open the door.ADA compliant; 2 grab bars, you may need a companion to open door.Spacious, furniture of usable dimensions, no arms on chairs, no level changes. Some rugs/clutter but shouldn't cause any issues.Available street parking across from restaurant, or in lot on the other side of restaurant. No close handicap spots.
Thai Smile-2Thai13 Jenkins Court, Durham, NHhttp://www.thaismile2nh.comAccessible entrance, ramp on sidewalk with no level changes into restaurant, pull side clearance but may need companion to hold the doorADA compliant bathroom, two grab bars on either side of toilet. Spacious.Clear path between furniture; usable dimensions, no arms on chairs, no level changes.Minimal parking on street side, or in lot near restaurant close by.
The JuicerySmoothie, soup, and sandwich shop30 Main St Durham NH 03824https://juicery.com/durham/No step, pull side clearance and doorway ADA compliantADA compliant with 3 grab bars, spacious roomClear path between furniture, standard size tables as well as high top, check out counter standard size, chairs have arms, fixing table standard size but may need companion to reach items on shelves located on the fixing table. Outdoor seating availableHandicap parking on street outside and behind shop in lot
The Dairy BarSoups, Salads, and Ice Cream3 Depot Road, Durham, NH 03824https://www.unh.edu/dining/dairy-bar-menuFree of steps, ADA compliant measurements, pull door so you may need companion to open. No vestibule.ADA compliant measurements with one grab bar on right side of toilet. Adequate table height, no arms on chairs. Path is clear, but can be tight during busy hours. No level changes. 2 handicap accessible spaces
SaxbysCoffee House17 Madbury Rd Suite 100, Durham, NH 03824http://saxbyscoffee.comFree of steps. Wide doorway. Adequate pullside clearance but door is heavy. May need companion to open door.ADA compliantClear path and accessible seating. Standard height tables. No arms on chair. Free of step. Barista cashier table standard height. Creamer bar is tall, may need companion help. Van accessible. Limited spots. Street parking available
Hop N GrindBurger Bar17 Madbury Rd, Durham, NH 03824Free of steps with adequate pull side clearance. ADA compliantClear path to counter checkout. Interior accessibility is cramped with chairs and tables close together. May need assistance maneuvering between tables during peak restaurant hours. Standard height and tall tables. Bar top seating available.Accessible parking available. Limited spaces in lot. Street side parking available. Must pay meter
Village Pizza / Scorpions Bar and Grill45 Main Street https://www.villagepizzadurham.com/Pull side clearance, proper entry way size Clear entryways, grab bar present, Spacious interior, presence of high top and standard height tables, may need companion to help order drinks from the bar Accessible parking across the street
Libby's Bar and GrillBar and Grill 47 Main Street http://www.libbysbarandgrill.comEntry on the left has pull side clearance and no step Clear entryways, spacious interior with handicap stalls, grab bars present Spacious interior with high top and standard height tablesAccessible parking across the street
The Candy Bar Candy store 44 Main Street http://www.thecandybarnh.comPull side clearanceNo restroom Cluttered interior Accessible parking out frontThis is not a sit down restaurant, but is a location to buy candy treats as well as ice cream, milk shakes, and hot chocolate
Youngs RestaurantCasual dininghttp://youngsrestaurant.com/Good ramped entry, level thresholdAccessible restroomsGenerously spaced interior with standard height tablesAccessible on-street space in front
JoineryAmerican (Land & Sea)55 Main St, Newmarket , New Hampshire , 03857 http://www.joineryrestaurant.comFront entrance has steps, but patron can enter through main entrance of Mills building and take an elevator to the 2nd floor. The entrance is pull/push doors, so patron would need a companion. Restaurant in plaza, right outside of back door includes restrooms which are ADA compliant with 2 grab bars and sufficient clearance.Furniture of usable dimensions, no arms on chairs, no level changes. Spacious.Street side parking and handicap spots available.
La CatrinaMexican72 Main St, Newmarket, NH 03857https://facebook.com/lacatrinanewmarketRamp doorway, pull doors--would need companion. ADA compliant.Restrooms not ADA compliant, too small, no grab bars.Furniture not ADA compliant, tables too high, no arms on chairs etc. Spacious.Street side parking, handicap spots available near restaurant.
Kume BistroJapanese12 Weaver St, Unit D, Newmarket, NH 03857http://kumebistronewmarket.comFree of steps, wide doorway, pull clearance--would need companion. Vestibule is tight but would work. Restroom ADA compliant with 3 grab bars. Sufficient clearance. Spacious, adequate table height, no arms on chairs, free of level changes.Handicap parking in front of restaurant.
PanzanellasItalian Pizzeria and Bar12A Weaver St, Newmarket, NH 03857http://www.panzanellaspizzeria.com Wide enough entrance with pull door, would need companion, no vestibule.Restrooms ADA compliant, 2 grab bars, sufficient space.Adequate walk way clearance, sufficient table height, no arms on chairs, no level changes.Handicap parking in front of building.

Accessibility data for this map was generously collected and mapped by UNH nursing students as part of a Public Health Nursing Community Project.

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