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Cafe Mediterraneo

119 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
+1 603-427-5563
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood risotto” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (21 reviews)
“bread” (16 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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119 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Cafe Mediterraneo again on January 26, 2018 with friends from Massachusetts. As always we were warmly greeted. The food and service was wonderful and even our friend who is a foodie commented on how good the meal he ordered was. We have eaten...More

Thank Medrosr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter wanted Italian food while we were in Portsmouth and cafe mediterraneo came recommended. It was a busy Saturday night , the place was packed, we were early for our reservation, but we were offered a table in the front. The bread and oil...More

Thank coppola3
Reviewed 11 January 2018

A great addition to your "foodie" treks. Fantastic drinks, apps and awesome dinners. Fruitte de Marre awesome....scallops...so many to choose from...terrific service to boot

Thank DogFoodGuy_57
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

My first ahi tuna..... which was absolutely delicious. My first lobster ravioli..... also absolutely delicious. Loved this restaurant and the service was excellent. Wish we had more Italian restaurants like this in England. I also had my first cannoli.....yummy. My boyfriend wasn’t as impressed with...More

Thank Vicky A
Reviewed 16 December 2017

My wife and I often have dinner at the bar. The food is always exceptional and the staff are always friendly and professional

Thank joel b
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Recently visited Cafe Med for dinner with friends. Calamari was very salty but lobster raviolis were very good. Everyone really enjoyed their meals and the wine! Staff was attentive, friendly. I recommend making a reservation as this place gets packed!

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I visited recently with a few friends. Dinner started with bread and some flavored oil (herbs, spices, cheese). The pasta calabrese I had was very nice, just enough spice. The carbonara was OK, but the pancetta lacked flavor and was a bit too fatty. The...More

Thank RedEyeRonnie
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Cafe Med has the very best food and best people in Portsmouth, NH! It is consistently outstanding! Thanks Suweel, Abby, Nick and Adeel!

Thank sgva
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Service ok but every part of meals were poor. Starchy fettuccine, horrible sauce, chicken tough, etc.

Thank CarlinNH
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious bread and dipping oil is a delicious start. The lobster ravioli is amazing. Creative wine list.

Thank hvonderh
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Questions & Answers
3 March 2017|
Response from LucyLu801 | Reviewed this property |
They were able to make our meals gluten free. My daughter had the marsala with penne, I believe.
Kelly W
20 February 2016|
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Response from zinfulone | Reviewed this property |
There is on the street parking and the city public parking lot is a very short walk away.
7 October 2015|
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Response from lefty117 | Reviewed this property |
The menu is on their website and if you walking around Portsmouth, it is in their window.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-427-5563
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