May Kelly's Cottage Bar & Restaurant


Our menu is full of traditional Irish pub food that will fill your belly and your heart.
We incorporate local ingredients into our age-old recipes to create versions of our favorites you’ll never forget.

Traditional Stuffed Clams

Vegetable bread stuffing, lightly fried and finished in the oven.

Gaelic Pizza

Cheese pizza topped with fresh mashed potatoes, monterey, jack and cheddar cheese, smoked bacon bits and scallions.

Irish Style Nachos

Hand peeled potato skins, deep fried and topped with diced bacon, tomatoes, scallions and cheddar jack cheese, oven baked and served with a side of salsa and sour cream.

May's Potato Cakes

Mashed potato, scallions, cheese and bacon lightly floured and fried, then oven baked and served over dressed baby spinach with creamy horseradish sauce.

Buffalo Wings

Served with celery, carrots and blue cheese dressing.

Chicken Tenders

Lightly breaded chicken tenders, deep fried and served with a side of sweet and sour dipping sauce.

A Taste of Ireland

Sampling of May's beef stew, chicken pot pie, and shepherd's pie.

All served with french fries.

Big Beef Burger*

8oz homemade beef patty on a toasted bulky roll topped with lettuce and tomato. Add sauteed onions or mushrooms (+$0.60), cheese (+$1.00) or bacon ($1.20).

Prosciutto & Herb Chicken

6oz grilled chicken breast, topped with sage aioli, prosciutto ham and provolone cheese, oven baked on toasted brioche roll, lettuce and tomato.

Harvey Gibson Sub

Lean shaved black pastrami sauteed with caramelized onions and topped with a sweet poppy seed aioli and melted swiss cheese. Served in a toasted sub roll.

Roast Turkey Sandwich

Roast turkey, baby spinach, cranberry mayonnaise and stuffing on a ciabatta roll.

Classic Grilled Reuben

Fresh cut corned beef, sauerkraut, swiss cheese, russian dressing on grilled marble rye.

Seafood Reuben

Atlantic haddock, dipped in our house beer batter and fried. Served on toasted marble rye with melted swiss cheese, tartar sauce and coleslaw.

Cheese Steak Sub

Lean shaved steak piled high on toasted sub roll with melted american cheese. Add onions, mushrooms or peppers (+$0.60 each).

Grilled Portabella Sandwich

Balsamic marinated portabella mushroom with swiss cheese and roasted red peppers on a bulkie roll.

Slow Roasted Pulled Pork Sandwich

Very lean slow roasted pulled pork smothered in our house BBQ sauce, melted jack and cheddar cheese. Add bacon (+$1.20).

Baked French Onion

With croutons, swiss and provolone cheese.

Soup of the Day

House Salad

Mixed greens, tomato, cucumbers and carrots.

Caesar Salad

Romaine hearts, shredded parmesan, croutons and homemade dressing.
With chicken - $14.45
With house steak tips* - $16.45

May Kelly's Baby Spinach, Sirloin & Gorgonzola Salad

8oz grilled NY sirloin, dried cranberries, grape tomatoes and grilled portabellas tossed in crispy prosciutto vinaigrette.

Fresh Pear Salad

Baby spinach, romaine lettuce, grape tomatoes, toasted almonds, sun dried cranberries, shredded carrots, goat cheese and fresh sliced pears in our own cranberry citrus vinaigrette.

Grilled Peach & Goat Cheese Salad

Sugar dusted grilled peaches set over baby spinach with red onions, bacon, candied walnuts and goat cheese dressed in our roasted garlic and balsamic vinaigrette.

Summer Blueberry & Almond Salad

Mixed greens, fresh blueberries, carrots, almonds and goat cheese tossed in our homemade soy ginger vinaigrette.
With grilled chicken - $17.45
With House Steak Tips* - $19.45

Paddy's Original Steak*

12oz hand-cut NY sirloin served with sauteed mushrooms, onions and mashed potato.

Marinated Sirloin Tips*

Age-old house marinade, grilled to temperature served with mashed potato and vegetable.

May's Meatloaf Dinner

May's special recipe meatloaf, wrapped in american bacon. Served with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes and vegetable.

Fish N' Chips

Atlantic haddock filet dipped in our special beer batter and fried. Served with coleslaw, tartar sauce, and french fries.

Roast Turkey Dinner

Slow Roasted Turkey Breast served with savory stuffing, mashed potatoes, vegetable, turkey gravy and our homemade cranberry sauce.

Traditional Shepherd's Pie

Ground lamb simmered in a merlot gravy with fresh rosemary, carrots, corn and pearl onions. Topped with mashed potatoes and cheddar cheese, oven baked until golden brown.

May's Beef Stew

Tender tips of beef simmered in a red wine beef gravy with potato, celery, carrots and onions. Finished with grilled biscuit and mashed potatoes.

Gaelic Chicken

Panko breaded and lightly fried chicken breasts with American bacon smothered in a creamy garlic herb sauce. Served with mashed potatoes and vegetables. Garnished with diced green onions.

Irish Mixed Grille*

Irish bacon, Irish sausage, black and white pudding, house steak tips, tomato, baked beans and french fries.

Chicken Pot Pie

All white meat with vegetables and natural gravy, topped with flaky crust.

Corned Beef & Cabbage

Served with sweet fingerling potatoes.

Calves Liver & Onions

Veal liver pan fried with onions, topped with bacon. Served with potato and vegetable.

Vegetable Primavera

A medley of fresh vegetables sauteed with butter, fresh garlic with choice of rice or ziti.

Chicken Curry

All white meat chicken, red peppers, onions, mushrooms and peas tossed in a curry sauce, served with rice and french fries.

In addition to fountain drinks, coffee, and tea we offer a full bar.

Beers On Tap


The best stout in the world.


Irish lager.


Irish ale.


Hard Irish cider.


Pale ale, NH

May Kelly's Irish Red Ale

Moat Mountain Brewery, North Conway, NH.


Irish cream ale.

Blue Moon

Unfiltered wheat beer.

Great North IPA

Manchester, NH

Irish Sampler

Harp, Smithwicks, Guinness®, Kilkenny


Please ask your server.

Coffee Drinks

Irish Kiss

Baileys Vanilla, Frangelico and hot coffee.

Merry Irishman

Baileys, Jameson Irish Whiskey and hot coffee.

Pot of Gold

Baileys Caramel, Bushmills Honey and hot coffee.

Kitty's Coffee

Grand Marnier, chocolate liquor and hot coffee.

Traditional Irish Coffee

Cream - rich as an Irish Brogue
Coffee - Strong as a friendly hand
Sugar - Sweet as the tongue of a rogue
Slane Whiskey - smooth as the wit of the land

Red Wine

We have a selection of red wines by the bottle and glass including Cabernet Sauvignon, Chianti, Malbec, Merlot, Pinot Noir and Shiraz.

White Wine

We have a selection of white wines by the bottle and glass including Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc.


Pear Martini

Absolute pear vodka, Cointreau, fresh lime juice and pear purée.

All American Lemonade

Titos vodka, rasberry liqueur and homemade lemonade.

Coconut Pineapple Margarita

El Jimador silver tequila, triple sec, cream of coconut & a splash of pineapple juice. Served with a toasted coconut rim.

Peach Iced Tea

Titos vodka, peach schnapps, peach purée, iced tea and fresh lemon juice.

Apricot Sour

Slane Irish whiskey, apricot jam, blood orange bitters, splash of sour mix and soda water.

Strawberry Lemonade

White Mountain vodka, muddled strawberry, strawberry purée and a splash of homemade lemonade. Served straight up with a sugar rim.

Blueberry Martini

Stoli blueberry vodka, Cointreau, lime juice and a dash of blueberry simple syrup.

Blueberry & Basil Margarita

El Jimador tequila, triple sec, fresh muddled fruit and basil leaves with blueberry simple syrup and sweet and sour mix.

Bartenders Margarita

Herradura tequila, Grand Marnier, fresh muddled fruit and sweet and sour mix.

Espresso Cocktail

Espresso vodka, Baileys vanilla, Kahlua with half and half.


Peach purée, Prosecco topped with a splash of Chambord.

Mount Charles

JA smoke and citrus infused Slane Irish whiskey. Served straight up or on the rocks.
We have a unique collection of over 100 different Irish and Scotch whiskeys.

12 years of age and younger. All items served with an ice cream cup.


With butter, marinara sauce or plain.

Grilled Chicken Breast & Fries

Macaroni & Cheese

Cheese Pizza & Fries

Grilled Cheese & Fries

Chicken Fingers & Fries

May Kelly's Shamrock

Nightly homemade dessert menu available–ask your server!

*Consuming raw or undercooked seafood, shellfish, eggs, meat or poultry may increase the risk of foodborne illness.
Nut allergy warning: please note that any food item that we prepare may contain nuts or trace amount of nuts.

Gluten free options available