News & Accolades

Check out our latest news and hospitality recognitions below to discover the Magic Foods Restaurant Group difference.

Rubbin' Butts BBQ in Lakes Region of New Hampshire. Located in Center Harbor NH, Rubbin' Butts BBQ offers award-winning barbecue, including unique creations like house-made pickles and artisanal bacon.

Rubbin’ Butts BBQ: A Sizzling Culinary Triumph in Center Harbor’s Lakes Region

If you’re craving an authentic Southern and Texas-style barbecue experience, look no further than Rubbin’ Butts BBQ in Center Harbor! Their mouthwatering menu boasts slow-smoked baby back ribs, tender pulled pork, and delectable sides like house-baked beans, broccoli salad, and cornbread that will leave you fully satisfied and eager to return for more. Located across from the charming town beach,…

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O Steaks & Seafood Laconia and Rubbin' Butts BBQ voted Best in the Lakes Region winners 2023.

O Steaks & Seafood Laconia and Rubbin’ Butts BBQ Win Best of the Lakes Region Awards in 2023

In a dazzling display of culinary expertise, Magic Foods Restaurant Group’s two renowned establishments, O Steaks & Seafood Laconia and Rubbin’ Butts BBQ, have emerged victorious once again in the highly esteemed Best of the Lakes Region Awards for 2023. These prestigious awards celebrate the finest dining experiences in the region, and both O Steaks & Seafood Laconia and Rubbin’…

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Union Leader Readers' Choice Three winning restaurants. Magic Foods Catering, O Steaks & Seafood, and Rubbin' Butts BBQ.

Magic Foods Catering, O Steaks & Seafood and Rubbin’ Butts BBQ Triumph in 2023 Union Leader Readers’ Choice Awards

The culinary world of New Hampshire is buzzing with excitement as the winners of the 2023 Union Leader Readers’ Choice Awards have been announced. Three exceptional locations from Magic Foods Restaurant Group have taken the spotlight, securing their positions as the epitome of culinary excellence in the local New Hampshire dining scene. Magic Foods Catering, O Steaks & Seafood, and Rubbin’ Butts…

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2023 Concord Monitor Cappies voting. Vote for Magic Foods Restaurant Group, O Steaks & Seafood in Concord, O Steaks & Seafood in Laconia, and Rubbin' Butts BBQ in the Concord Monitor Cappies. Os Concord, Os Laconia.

 Vote for Magic Foods Restaurant Group in the 2023 Concord Monitor Cappies

If you’re a foodie residing in New Hampshire, you’ve likely heard of Magic Foods Restaurant Group. We have some of the best restaurants in the region, with extensive menus that cater to every palate. This year, three of our restaurants – O Steaks & Seafood in Concord, O Steaks & Seafood in Laconia, and Rubbin’ Butts BBQ – are in…

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Vote for Magic Foods Restaurant Group in the 2023 Hippo Best of Awards

The 2023 Hippo Best of Awards ballot is now open! Presented by Hippo Press, the Best of Hippo awards poll readers in the best eats, personalities, nightlife, and entertainment that New Hampshire has to offer. Will you support Magic Foods Restaurant Group and our unique restaurant locations this year? We appreciate your continued support.

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Magic Foods Restaurant Group Holiday Hours 2022

Would you like to spend the holidays with us at Magic Foods Restaurant Group? Check out the holiday hours for Canoe Restaurant and Tavern, O Bistro Restaurant, O Steaks & Seafood in Concord, O Steaks & Seafood in Laconia, Rubbin’ Butts BBQ, and Suna Restaurant.

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Magic Foods Restaurant Group Thanksgiving Menus

It’s time to make your Thanksgiving reservations! Each Magic Foods Restaurant Group location is developing Thanksgiving menus and/or hours, so please stay tuned as more information comes available. Canoe Restaurant and TavernCanoe Restaurant and Tavern will be open on Thanksgiving from 11:30am to 3:30pm. Thank you for your interest, but Canoe is fully booked for…

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