Chamber Celebrates Opening of Artichokes in Hampton

Route 1 Store Offers Gourmet Items and More

Hampton Union, Tuesday, April 29, 2008

[The following article is courtesy of the Hampton Union and Seacoast Online.]
Artichokes moves to new Hampton location. [Courtesy photo]

HAMPTON -- The Hampton Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated the relocation of Artichokes with a ribbon cutting on April 18.

Artichokes recently opened a new store at 845 Lafayette Road Unit #4 in Hampton. Billed as a shop for food enthusiasts, it features top kitchen cookware and kitchen accessories including gourmet food items, glasses and tableware, pottery, and specialty culinary equipment and tools for the home or professional chef.

There is an extensive wine cellar with wine for sale and for tasting at one of the many wine tasting and special events. For a schedule of events, visit www.

Additional services include unique custom gift baskets, special orders, gift certificates, bridal registry, gift wrapping, shipping, and local delivery.

Hours are Monday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 926-2960 for more information.