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The Kitchen

171 Islington St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4209
+1 603-319-8630
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“sandwiches” (29 reviews)
“coleslaw” (7 reviews)
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American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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171 Islington St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4209
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Reviewed yesterday

I keep getting cold food here and it's such a shame because otherwise it would be a great place. I ordered the meatball sub and my girlfriend got the maghareti pizza - both were cold. She asked me if it was cooked! I sent my...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 5 March 2018

A friend and I decided to have lunch at the Kitchen and we were very glad we did. Very good food. Food was fresh and delivered very quickly

Thank AllThreeOfUs
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We always stop here when traveling from CT as the prepared selections are creative and delicious as well as the numerous selections on the chalkboard....healthy or indulging selections always satisfy our group. Salads, sandwiches, numerous creative dishes, baked goods all delicious. Staff is always friendly...More

Thank BooneSX
Reviewed 18 November 2017

A local B and B recommended the Kitchen when we said we wanted to have a cocktail and appetizers. We walked there and had a beer, a short glass of wine and small spudsters. $22.00 lighter in the wallet and not satisfied! It was not...More

Thank 111coastal111
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Stopped in as the inn was not ready for use to check in. Alright food. Ordered the chicken sandwich wrap.. and the famous spudsers (their version of fries).. they were alright.. interesting, small fried mashed potatoes..

Thank sweetie764
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I went here with a gluten free friend because she knew they had good gluten free options. She got a frittata that was very thick and delicious. Another friend got a burger, it was very large and on a thick roll. I got the soup...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

After months of hearing about The Kitchen from friends, finally made a visit. All of the superlatives proved to be spot-on! Thoroughly enjoyed a delicious turkey club garnished with fried tomato and pork belly - an unusual combination that really got my taste buds' attention!...More

Thank loujack48
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by looking for a quick lunch. Great sandwiches eaten on their small patio. Chicken salad was great and turkey club was excellent, with real turkey and crispy pork belly.

Thank Jeff A
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Got here before closing time looking for something small yet substantial to eat. The bbq rib appetizers were the perfect choice with a side of coleslaw. My friend's Cobb salad was great, too. Good selection of beer. Fast, friendly service.

Thank ToujoursProvence
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I'm lucky enough to live right up the street from The Kitchen and as a sandwich enthusiast and having eaten my way thru most of Portsmouth, I can safely say this place makes the best sandwiches by far. They do the classics with their own...More

Thank TimD8989
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Islington St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4209
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-319-8630
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