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Colby's Breakfast & Lunch

105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
+1 603-436-3033
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Colby’s consistently and hands down is the best breakfast around. Expect a wait, but the meal and service never disappoint. Looking forward to my next trip just thinking about it now. 😉

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived on a Saturday morning to a 35 minute wait. It was cold outside where most waiting takes place but we stuck it out. About 15 minutes after our arrival a staff person came taking coffee or tea orders from those of us getting...More

Thank Fenway1959
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining at Colby's yesterday morning. And boy oh boy were we pleasantly surprised. For just a small little breakfast joint we were very impressed with the food. My wife got the blueberry pancakes which as she said "were the best...More

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

This is a small place and I had never even noticed it until a friend recommended it to me. I am glad they did! Colby's is warm and homey. The good is great, as is the service. I will definitely be back again.

Thank SailMeOgt
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Wonderful breakfast spot, huge portions, small so there might be a wait, I wanted 30 minutes but worth it.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Good food, large portions, great service and would definitely return. This restaurant was recommended by the staff at the Ale House Inn.

Thank Phyllis K
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I LOVE this place! Always find the staff helpful and efficient. There is usually a wait, but there is a reason for that.. It's the best place in town for breakfast (in my opinion). This is where I bring out of town visitors when they...More

Thank Gaiatribe
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I went to this place Tuesday morning. It was busy with a small wait time. The wait staff was very condescending and rude. I was extremely tired and this waiter was jeeped up on his 5 th cup of coffee. The food was average. Home...More

Thank LoganRyan1986
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went here for breakfast, it must be good as people were queuing to get in. I thought the fact that they gave you a mug of coffee whilst waiting was great. The food choice was extensive, was freshly cooked and very tasty. Recommend this...More

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Thank theoldone
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick breakfast on our way out of town. It was delicious! When we got there, there was quite a few people waiting but the line moved quick. We waited about 25 minutes or so. Service was fast once we got...More

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12 February 2018|
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Response from maijr1119 | Reviewed this property |
I really do not know. i would call the restaurant and ask that question.
20 July 2017|
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Response from Jennifer G | Reviewed this property |
No they take credit cards
26 August 2016|
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Response from MowerFamily | Reviewed this property |
No espresso
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-436-3033
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