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Purple Urchin Restaurant

) #31 of 87 Restaurants in Hampton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, American,
167 Ocean Blvd, Hampton, NH 03842-3619
+1 603-929-0800
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average26%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Seafood, American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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167 Ocean Blvd, Hampton, NH 03842-3619
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The staff was amazing! They were quick an attentive! The prices were reasonable and right across from the shell where you can listen to free concerts

Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place, reasonable prices,nice view, good drinks.I would recommend highly.Does have a high flight of stairs to climb but thats what makes the view great

Thank Babygrl6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The quality of food at this restaurant was very good. It also had a great view, and you could hear the band across the street playing. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I really enjoyed their crab stuffed founder and the lobster roll was...More

Thank laketrout2008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to have a couple cocktails and dinner before the show. We were in no hurry as we were casually enjoying our time. But I think the service staff were also enjoying a leisurely time. It wasn't even that busy as there were empty...More

Thank Sallie186
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We come here every year. We couldn't remember any specific menu item that impressed us, but we liked the outdoor patio dining area and the friendly service. We tried a few new things on our last visit and were very impressed. The crab cakes were...More

Thank LoriLovesFood
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Not the very best seafood ever and far from the worst. Honestly, I'd give it about an 8.5 on the "conveniently located sit-down seafood on the beach" scale :-) Ate in the upstairs outside deck overlooking the beach and the performing arts center across the...More

Thank HappyCamper00000
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We always eat here when we are at Hampton Beach. We love to sit on the deck upstairs and listen to the live music across the street at the theater. Food is good, nothing special but the people watching and music are great!

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 10 January 2017

First time eating at a restaurant with beach view..view was amazing, staff was friendly but a little too pricey for average food..we ordered 2 burgers and fries and 2 kids tenders with fries and sodas lol ,, almost $80.. Unfortunately was a windy day..so napkins...More

Thank Dawn V
Reviewed 4 January 2017

No doubt one of the finest restaurants on the Boardwalk at Hampton Beach. Located on the second floor and directly across the street from the Half Shell it has become a place to enjoy great food along with the ongoing concerts. Presently under repair and...More

Thank critic49
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I came here and wasn't too impressed. The purple urchin has caught fire, it's October 12th today, and I saw this on the news this morning. But anyways, if you want a good drink, this is the place to go.

1  Thank KarenAnn94
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Kerrie B
12 August 2015|
Response from Maura F | Property representative |
Yes, check out our website or call and we can discuss the wide variety of Gluten Free options 603-929-0800
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 Ocean Blvd, Hampton, NH 03842-3619
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Hampton
  • Phone Number: +1 603-929-0800
  • E-mail
Ocean View Restaurant in the Heart of Hampton Beach located in the Historic Casino Building. 200 Seat Restaurant offering Local Fresh Seafood and Beef . We are family friendly restaurant and Love Large Parties. Celebrating 21 years of Family Owned Buisness
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