View Full Version : Father John's Pub

03-07-2006, 10:25 PM
Does anyone remember Father John's Pub in Wolfeboro? I think I have the name correct. I believe it was open during the 1970s and early 1980s? The location was right near Wolfeboro Oil Company. Boy those were the days. I couldn't drink legally back then, but I have a lot of great memories of going in there for pizza on Saturdays with my dad.

03-08-2006, 07:54 AM
That was the name! Great pizza! Remember going there with my grandmother and it was the one time each summer that she would have a beer with her meal! Wild grandma!

03-08-2006, 09:06 AM
It's one of those places that you wonder why they went out of business. Everyone I know used to enjoy going there. It had just the right mix of casual dining and atmosphere.

But then again, I was a young college student and I'm sure I wasn't leaving much money there at the time...:emb:

03-08-2006, 09:58 AM
Remember it? Heck, I still have a couple of the old FJP t-shirts! Spent many an evening soaking suds in that joint, and I still shake my head when driving down Lehner Street past the old building.

Senter Cove Guy
03-08-2006, 01:03 PM
They had the largest beer can selection I've ever seen hanging up on the walls. I wonder whatever happened to that collection.

03-09-2006, 10:05 AM
THE best onion rings!

I'm thinking they closed sometime around 1986 or 1987.

03-09-2006, 05:57 PM
Funny, I remember going in there a few times, but can't recall leaving......
It was a great place, and I miss it.

Lake Fan
03-10-2006, 09:03 AM
Great pizza, steamers and (of course) beer.

I also remember the place was wallpapered with betting slips.

Where does on go these days in W'boro for the FJP experience?