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Lou's Restaurant and Bakery

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

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One egg $7.95
Two eggs $8.95
Country Breakfast “Rachel's Favorite”
Eggs cooked to order with choice of cobb smoked bacon, sausage or vermont ham steak. Served with house made home fries and choice of toast, thomas’ white or whole wheat english muffin or homemade muffin.
A giant, fluffy omelet with choice of two fillings - cheese, vermont ham, cobb smoked bacon, sausage, mushrooms, tomatoes, onions or peppers. Served with house made home fries and choice of toast, thomas' white or whole wheat english muffin or homemade muffin.
With home fties $6.95
Favorite Breakfast Sandwich
Fried egg, grilled vermont ham, sausage or cobb smoked bacon and cheese broiled on a thomas' white or whole wheat english muffin.
One egg $7.95
Two eggs $8.95
Poached Eggs on Corned Beef Hash “the Doc's Favorite”
Not the typical canned variety. Made from fresh corned beef brisket, potatoes, onions, and spices. Served with house made home fries and choice of thomas' white or whole wheat english muffin or homemade muffin.
A tradition since 1947 serving Breakfast All Day and Lunch. Full service bakery featuring cakes, pies, donuts, cookies and seasonal specials. Proud to be a Certified Green Restaurant with a focus on locally sourced ingredients. Menu features gluten free, vegetarian and vegan specials. Dining Room opened until 3pm daily and bakery until 5pm.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
American, Cafe
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two poached eggs on sweet potato hash. What could be bad about that? Absolutely nothing. It was delicious. The eggs were cooked perfectly. The hash was tasty and not greasy. My sister had an egg white omelette with goat cheese, spinach and mushrooms and she...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jarstar558
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went earlier on a Saturday morning and was able to grab 3 seats at the counter. Exceptionally friendly service and fabulous food. True corned beef hash and addicting French toast made with their homemade cruller! Definitely the best breakfast in town. Their cakes and bakery...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DrewH1974
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Filled up (and I do mean, seriously filled up) here on Sunday morning before driving back to NYC. Place is superb, deserves all the plaudits. I had hash and poached eggs with home fries, the enemy had a huge slice of mixed berry pie, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TruebritSingapore
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

We happened upon this place and we are glad we did! Great food (get the pie) and excellent service. Ginny is the best, so kind and friendly and definitely a professional. (Clearly we ate the pie before I could photograph it)

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 406AmandaH
Reviewed 6 November 2018

so lou's is known for their excellent breakfast but we (my lovely wife and I) decided to try them for lunch last week - ~1220 or so, able to walk in and get seated right away (but it filled up fast after 1230). the menu...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank oscar g
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We came to Lou's for a quick brunch while on a visit in Hanover. The corned beef hash and eggs was so tasty and salmon hash and egg dish was outstanding! Everything was fresh and flavorful. The service was friendly and quick. The vibe is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 333bon
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This place is the best for breakfasts and a quick lunch. Try to avoid peak hours, although sometimes every hour is "peak" at Lou's. The line generally moves fairly quickly, or just opt to sit at the counter. A good bakery here also, for pies...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Warren T
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped by Lou’s for a quick lunch as we were driving to Vermont. Best Reuben and key lime pie. Friendly service with a fun college vibe.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LynneN140
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Lou's is part of Dartmouth College legend. Small place with tight seating, but great food and even better baked goods. You wait in line-inside the restaurant, so you get to watch the happenings before making your dining selections. During the summer months, you'll find large...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank largetj
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We actually ate there twice ! One breakfast and one lunch! Only problem is ..it is so good ... one has to wait to get a seat! We had to give up Sunday morning, our third time. The line for a table was a mile...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Kat P
20 April 2017|
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Response from katherynchasse | Reviewed this property |
Just give them a call. They are so accommodating, and their cakes are amazing!
13 September 2016|
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Response from Bear59 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is served from 6:00 AM-3:00 PM Monday-Friday and 7;00 AM-3:00 PM Saturday-Sunday. However, their Bakery is open until 5:00 PM Monday-Saturday and until 3:00 PM on Sunday.
Bjorn L
17 October 2015|
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Response from NancyWWH1963 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but they close early in the day
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