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Colby's Breakfast & Lunch

105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
+1 603-436-3033
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I LOVE this place! Always find the staff helpful and efficient. There is usually a wait, but there is a reason for that.. It's the best place in town for breakfast (in my opinion). This is where I bring out of town visitors when they...More

Thank Gaiatribe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to this place Tuesday morning. It was busy with a small wait time. The wait staff was very condescending and rude. I was extremely tired and this waiter was jeeped up on his 5 th cup of coffee. The food was average. Home...More

Thank LoganRyan1986
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for breakfast, it must be good as people were queuing to get in. I thought the fact that they gave you a mug of coffee whilst waiting was great. The food choice was extensive, was freshly cooked and very tasty. Recommend this...More

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Thank theoldone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a quick breakfast on our way out of town. It was delicious! When we got there, there was quite a few people waiting but the line moved quick. We waited about 25 minutes or so. Service was fast once we got...More

Thank amabetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were stopped in the street and a kind lady recommended Colby's for breakfast and an excellent choice it was. There was a queue outside which is a good sign but didn't have to wait long. We ate hash browns eggs and Yogurt Parfait washed...More

Thank japan2007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had seen this place in passing a few times but it was always very busy with people waiting for a table. We decided to go for it this time and It was well worth the wait of 10 minutes or so! Service was friendly,...More

Thank FMMG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quick stopover during day long drive down to cape cod. Place is small & a short wait was needed for a table. Couldn't have been happier with outcome! Fabulous homemade chowder! Turkey Club had chunks of oven roasted turkey-none of thin slices. Mayo free to...More

Thank 2doghappiness
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This place is itty bitty, but absolutely charming! From the original artwork to the "graffiti" on the fireplace to the windows were open allowing the fresh breeze to blow in, it was great! And the food. Oh, my goodness the food. You'd better have a...More

Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It's easy to pass up breakfast in a tourist town that made its bones on fresh seafood. But Jeremy Colby has spent 14 years perfecting the art of breakfast in a town that the breakfast restaurant forgot. My wife and I stopped at Colby's, located...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Convenient downtown location, only open for breakfast and lunch. The Irish Eggs Benedict was delicious!

Thank Kathleen W
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20 July 2017|
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Response from Jennifer G | Reviewed this property |
No they take credit cards
26 August 2016|
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Response from MowerFamily | Reviewed this property |
No espresso
1 July 2015|
Response from Monica S | Reviewed this property |
They do have a little outdoor patio, not sure about dogs, but maybe if you sat outside?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-436-3033
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