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The Works Bakery Cafe

120 Main St, Keene, NH 03431-3736
+1 603-357-7751
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“bagels” (32 reviews)
“sandwich” (9 reviews)
“quinoa bowl” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
120 Main St, Keene, NH 03431-3736
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went because it was close to the hotel and the hotel restaurant was meager. Varied breakfast menu (maybe too many choices), good service, and good, fresh food.

Thank knightmuves
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Salads, bowls, and smoothies are small for their price but they do offer good bagels and tofu cream cheese. Good atmosphere

Thank Kelly O
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great smoothie menu and fresh local sourced meats for their breakfast sandwiches. Busy place but fast and friendly service. A perfect spot for breakfast on the go. Delicious!

Thank turbolive
Reviewed 12 September 2017

They were very well organized with a place to order, beverage station and tables in and out. Orange juice was in plastic cups instead of bottles and they had a selection of herbal teas.

Thank Barbara O
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

And what an awesome menu it is! I'm sure the bagels and breakfast items are great too, but we happened upon this place for lunch while passing through town. Quinoa bowls, smoothies , cool sandwiches... I wish we had one of these at home! Actually...More

Thank stoja17
Reviewed 4 July 2017

All kinds of sandwiches on bagels, and the prices aren't too bad. They have outside seating, we go for lunch a lot.

Thank Cheryl A
Becky K, Public Relations Manager at The Works Bakery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you so much, Cheryl! We have recently introduced a lot of new menu items. Hope you get a chance to check them out!

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Pretty simple. Good bagels, great egg sandwiches, fresh coffee. This is a great place at a great price.

Thank MattGNHUSA
Becky K, Public Relations Manager at The Works Bakery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for this essence of a great review! We couldn't ask for more. :) Please, come back as often as you can--we're thrilled to serve you! Thanks, Becky for The Works

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Well, 2 of us went to the Concord NH shop on a Sunday afternoon looking for a light meal. Two people behind the counter, no one else in the shop. We asked the young lady what is the soup of the day? She told us...More

Thank M E J
Becky K, Public Relations Manager at The Works Bakery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

We're so sorry you had an unpleasant experience at our Concord shop. Thank you for letting us know so we can improve. With apologies, Becky for The Works

Reviewed 22 February 2017

Some of this is me, I'm fussy, so a BLT should be Bacon, Lettuce (NOT Greens), and tomatoes. My wife order a sandwich and asked for wheat and got sour dough:(, which she is not a big fan of. Now the place was busy, and...More

Thank slalemand
Becky K, Public Relations Manager at The Works Bakery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

We're so sorry your wife got the wrong bread on her sandwich and thank you so much for letting us know. It really helps us improve so that we can make all our customers as happy as possible. All the best, Becky for The Works

Reviewed 2 February 2017

Good for breakfast and lunch. Lots of nice sandwiches my favorite is an everything bagel with lox, tomato, capers onion etc.... Good portion and fresh. Also try the lime and pomegranate juice.More

Thank Amy K
Becky K, Public Relations Manager at The Works Bakery Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Oh my goodness, the Everything Bagel with Lox is one of our all-time favorites. We get our fresh Atlantic smoked salmon from Brockton, MA. It's naturally cold-smoked with oak and it's legit start to finish (no fake colors or chemical preservatives). Also, kosher! We can't...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Main St, Keene, NH 03431-3736
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Keene
  • Phone Number: +1 603-357-7751
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The Works to you: humanely-raised, naturally-cured meats and poultry with no antibiotics or added hormones. Local eggs from cage-free chickens. Hormone- and antibiotic-free milk and cream cheese from Vermont family farms. Breakfast and lunch sandwiches and paninis on artisan bread, wraps or traditional boiled-and-baked bagels made with unbleached, unbromated flour. Fresh salads. Hearty, from scratch soups. Fresh-fruit smoothies. Rainforest Alliance Certified coffee. Thoughtfully sourced, local when possible.
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