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The Friendly Toast

113 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
+1 603-430-2154
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (53 reviews)
“pancakes” (80 reviews)
“home fries” (62 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
113 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
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Reviewed today

A good breakfast in this well run restaurant. Didn't have to wait too long and service good. Good value in a well located area.

Thank cjohnstone97
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went early on a Saturday night, not busy, no wait. If you want breakfast or a burger for dinner, this is your place! I had a chicken sandwich, the meat wasn't cut, just a big slab of chicken... tough to eat... they made it...More

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is such a fun place to go for a meal. It is a handy location when you attend a show at the Music Hall. The menu is varied and choices are all good. My favorite is the Mission Burrito and my husband usually gets...More

Thank Linda J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is probably the best place for breakfast in downtown Portsmouth. THey have an excellent selection of egg dishes (omelettes, eggs benedict, etc.) as well as pancakes/waffles, etc.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined in a booth and enjoyed the waitress who selected our food choices: egg scrambled egg rolls for my guest and "Jack's scramble" [eggs, avocado, veggies] for me. The toast was excellent, too. We loved our whole experience including the Bloody Mary's which were...More

Thank JanCee10021
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a family breakfast in this friendly pace. To my taste, the ambience was a bit dark for a breakfast, but other than that the staff were very friendly and attentive, the food was good and the portions were big. Maybe too big!

Thank Ivan P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Funky eatery located on Congress Street, American fare, great tasting burgers, prices were moderate, worth it for the quality of the food. Try the Sweet Potato Fries, Orleans style. nice spicy kick. Alcohol available. Service was a bit slow, but if you're not in a...More

Thank rex e
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Busy local place with excellent food. I had the eggs Benedict and love it. This is a classic diner. I would definitely go back.

Thank DKS44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Funky place with a great menu selection, Everything was delicious, hot and flavorful. There were 6 of us and all our food came just as ordered. Make sure to plan your visit as they are very busy.

Thank kat s
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Traveling for work and my friend suggests we go here. What a cool place! Love the atmosphere and the food and drinks even more!

Thank Corrie B
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Questions & Answers
21 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
They have several salads, check the online menu. I've never had one but I have seen them on customers tables"
Elaine W
14 July 2016|
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Response from chiro85 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. But you have to search for them on the menu.
20 May 2016|
Response from mclynch55 |
Nevermind... their own website says they're open at 7:00am daily... makes more sense... the TripAdvisor times are outdated.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-430-2154
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