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Bessie's Lunch

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Rte 125, Brentwood, NH 03833
+1 603-642-4132
05:00 - 19:00
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Sun 06:00 - 12:00
Tue - Thu 05:00 - 19:00
Fri 05:00 - 20:00
Sat 05:00 - 19:00
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New Hampshire
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had the Texas French Toast with a side of kielbasa and coffee. Both the service and breakfast were very good. Even snuck in a couple bites of my sons chocolate chip pancake. He ordered just one because it literally takes up the whole plate. Definitely will be back again and again and again.

Thank DougieFresh17
Kingston, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Been here several times for breakfast and always been happy with my meal. I've never had an egg not done the way I ordered. They have excellent omelettes, pancakes and french toasts. If your looking for good home cooking and meals.....Bessie's is the place to go!

Thank Bill B
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Been here many times over the years while visiting friends The food NEVER disappoints The place is basic which to me is a bonus, and the food is fab! Wish I could pick this place up and take it back with me I'd never had a Salisbury steak and it was one of the specials I also had a side... More 

Thank Wendy M
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69 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on the way home from hitting the "antique" sales. Packed house, smelled wonderful all the way from the street. Had the stuffed french toast, corned beef hash omelet and home fries..... The hash had no crispiness ( only lightly warmed before being folded into the omelette to be honest), lots of cheese and the eggs were cooked just... More 

Thank Lee G
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

A wonderful surprise! We were very hesitant about going into this restaurant so I think the management may want to spend a few bucks to pretty up the exterior. But the inside was good and the food was fantastic! The menu was loaded with so many yummy selections. I had the cheeseburger club and it came with a mountain of... More 

Thank chickadeenh5
Brentwood, New Hampshire
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Bessies Lunch is a great low-key family or solo dinning experience that serves quality homemade meals at a very affordable price. I really love this place. I've had breakfast, lunch and dinners there many times and I keep on coming back. The food is served up fast by some very nice waitresses, some who've worked there for many many years.... More 

Thank Dave305121
Fremont, New Hampshire
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

From the moment we walked in greeting poor, if you were a local great. Coffee very weak. Our home fries overcooked those delivered to the locals looked good. Our bacon was severely overcooked. Those delivered to the locals good enough to steal. Omelets average??? With so many great eateries available will not be back here.

Thank Bruce M
Glastonbury, CT
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Stopped in to have dinner, and let me tell you I got a surprise! From the outside I was skeptical but the food, the waitress, and the chef/cook/owner/lawyer are fantastic!!! I have a severe allergy to shellfish and the waitress told me he that the cook will be right with me. Ron came out and was so accommodating. I told... More 

Thank woodswoman64
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86 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

Stopped in for breakfast. Omelet was very good, but no better than most breakfast joints. Service was good but not exceptional. Pricing was appropriate. Bessie's is located about three miles south of exit 7 of NH101. Plenty of parking in front. Table seating. No counter or booths. I would not hesitate to return to Bessie's, but I wouldn't go out... More 

Thank KeenOnKeene
Epping, New Hampshire
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

Went for breakfast, the restaurant was busy and has been recommended. Server was nice but service was slow. Food was good but not great, on average with most breakfast places. Will not hurry to return

Thank Rocky L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 12:00
05:00 - 19:00
05:00 - 19:00
05:00 - 19:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte 125, Brentwood, NH 03833
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: +1 603-642-4132

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?