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Cafe Mediterraneo

119 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
+1 603-427-5563
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken” (20 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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119 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
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1 - 10 of 248 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank hvonderh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a large party and we taken care of quite well. Food and service top-notch. Fun bartender. Will definitely return whenever in Portsmouth.

Thank Greathound
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere. Had a great waitress who took good care of us. All the food was very good, reasonable wine, we enjoyed our dinner. Not rushed at all , even being a Saturday.

Thank Terry G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a dinner Saturday evening. Absolutely FABULOUS cuisine.. Bread fresh out of the oven with dipping sauce was great. Mussel dish for appetizer was superb Had the lobster ravioli which was beyond fantastic. A Go To place!

Thank thedogologist
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has a great appearance and the food is ok. LOCATION: great area in the downtown, market street area of Portsmouth. Appearance: romantic and casual. It was a mix of clients. Young daying couples to families, to friends dining. The decoration and the colors...More

Thank nadro2010
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped to eat diner in Portsmouth without knowing where to go. We ended up at Café Mediterraneo and we weren't disappointed at all! Attentionned staff, generous and delicious plates. ..i went down to 4 stars because it was pretty noisy, but I have to...More

Thank kOng2912
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Cafe Med Soup ***** Large chunks of tender vegetables and chunks of white chicken in a light tomato broth. Fantastic. Large portion of soup. I ate some to save room for the entree. Chicken Piccata ***** Two good-sized chicken breasts in the traditional lemon garlic...More

Thank CoolBreeze42
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Pasta was good. Server had trouble opening wine bottle, broke cork first time and upon second bottle, we insisted that we use the opener to do it ourselves. Food was good. Big portions. Lots of selection. I didn't like the pancetta in mine but the...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Weather your dining as a romantic couple(s) or a girlfs night out you won't be disappointed. You won't leave hungry or broke. Everyone at our table loved there meal. A nice selection of wine and beer. The cocktails were made like a cocktail should be...More

Thank NHgardengirl
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This restaurant is one of only a handful that will serve a rack of lamb as ordered (most all others will serve it rare every time). Their maranara sauce is delicious on any of the pastas. Calamari is excellent! Eggplant and chicken parm too! Often...More

1  Thank Morey G
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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
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
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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