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The Friendly Toast

113 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
+1 603-430-2154
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (46 reviews)
“pancakes” (75 reviews)
“home fries” (60 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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113 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
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Reviewed 1 week ago

really fun and funky place. very friendly and good breakfast. loved the decor and check out the funny bathroom sign.

Thank proudrose
Reviewed 1 week ago

Funky decor with mid century items that seem to be from house sales, etc... very well known for breakfast. We had French toast ( with choice of bread) and Belgian waffles, both very good. Nice tea selection. Staff was very friendly. Noticed they have a...More

Thank kaassouffle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved my meal today at The Friendly Toast. Large, delicious meal, friendly service!!! Would definitely return!!!!! I noticed there were options for people who require gluten free food!! You will love it here!!!

Thank meme4934
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here for lunch before we headed to the airport, menu has soo much to choose from, if you can't find anything, I'd be worried about you! I had the breakfast enchiladas which were amazing, waitress was so friendly and kept checking on us and...More

Thank MuseOnRage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Started my day off with the biscuit and gravy one day and the Steak Out the next. Food and wait staff were awesome. Looking forward to another late work day.

Thank will4202017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting decor, great food ,and great service. Really enjoyed this place for breakfast on a Sunday morning.

Thank mrchips545
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing as always. Food is always fresh. And so many unique choices. Homemade bread try there omlets .

Thank Jenn_and_Leon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am so glad we detoured off of I-95N en route to outlet shopping to have breakfast at this gem of a spot!!! Interesting unique dishes fill the menu overwhelmingly making it hard to choose, and there were no disappointments in any of our three...More

Thank marbletraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to Portsmouth, New Hampshire is not complete until you go to the Friendly Toast. There is ALWAYS a waiting line, however the wait is worth it. In addition, the hostess will will take your name and you will get a text when your...More

Thank magagoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A perfect well done omelette with crispy bacon, oatmeal toast on the side, yummy. All the breads are homemade, what a treat!

Thank Kathleen M
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Questions & Answers
21 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
They have several salads, check the online menu. I've never had one but I have seen them on customers tables"
Elaine W
14 July 2016|
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Response from chiro85 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. But you have to search for them on the menu.
21 May 2016|
Response from mclynch55 |
Nevermind... their own website says they're open at 7:00am daily... makes more sense... the TripAdvisor times are outdated.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-430-2154
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