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The Stairway Cafe

2649 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860-5120
+1 603-356-5200
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2649 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860-5120
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been here a number of times over the years and each time we go it’s great. There’s a wrap don’t remember what it’s called but it has Boursin cheese in it and it is my favorite

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank christopherwC3488XT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We liked the “hole in a wall” vibe - quaint and nicely decorated. Feels like a nice small town cafe. The food was good but not great. Friendly staff. A bit crowded. Overall a nice place to eat.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 511danielj
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The decor was interesting and unique, for sure. I found the space to be a bit crowded/tight. The service was average and food the same. The staff were nice but harried as though someone didn't show up for work. Not altogether unpleasant but not a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank svbenoit
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We had a good breakfast here. The restaurant is adorable and the staff is very nice. The only downside is that the restaurant is upstairs and the waiting area is very small and awkward.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank E8100AMjessicam
Reviewed 1 December 2018

Small, cozy restaurant with great food and charm. Well worth waiting on the stairs for a table!! Varied menu and large portions. Love the specialized game sausages.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank only_my_2_cents
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Located on the second floor of what appears to be a converted residential house on North Conway's main street. Quite small, with only about 8 or 9 tables so there might be a wait during busy times. The food was excellent and served quickly and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank straker19802018
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Best meal in N Conway!!!!!!!!! Everyone was super nice! So cute and cozy! Best eggs Benedict I've ever had!!!!!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank wildjane94
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Delicious! Must get the hash! Food was very fresh. Very small restaurant though. Portions are large.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank smg1971
Reviewed 18 November 2018

After the Scenic Conway Railroad ride we needed a bite to eat. We had heard good things about Horse Feathers but it was full (and they weren't very nice about it) so we accidentally found this amazing restaurant. We went upstairs not knowing what we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Don_Ashland_Virginia
Reviewed 18 November 2018

We loved our visit to the Stairway for a late breakfast. The place is so colourful and full of charm and character. Host was lovely and the food was really superb. Music was awesome. Highly recommend...

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Harrison-F-Carter
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17 July 2016|
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Response from Johnnyk6000 | Reviewed this property |
From what I recall the specials menu does have Gluten free options kind regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2649 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860-5120
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Conway  >  North Conway
  • Phone Number: +1 603-356-5200
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Small eclectic cafe offering local ingredients. Something for everyone!
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