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The Stage Restaurant & Cafe

30 Central Sq, Keene, NH 03431-3707
+1 603-357-8389
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (33 reviews)
“pasta” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
30 Central Sq, Keene, NH 03431-3707
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I were here for lunch on a Saturday. Large restaurant. Small menu. Service could have been better. The cocktail I had was meh, but the reuben sandwich was delicious! Would try it again.

Thank Liz-Karl
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is a must visit in the Monadnock Region of NH. Great atmosphere, wonderful people, and delicious food!

Thank Dbelang1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Reuben terrific, steak perfect...an burgers were scrumptious! Wait staff personable an attentive. Full bar, the wood masterpiece behind bar is just gorgeous!

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Traveling for a retreat. So good we ate here two nights. Innovative dishes cooked perfectly. Nice bar and outdoor dining right on the square by the bandstand.

Thank Corrine G
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Stage is a reliable place to have dinner when staying in or near Keene/Brattleboro. We took advantage of the Pasta Night specials. Well prepared, tasty food. Friendly, accommodating waitstaff. Enjoyable.

Thank Doctor_MSyracuse_NY
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love The Stage in all seasons! Great cocktails. Interesting starters. Delicious entrees. Reservations suggested.

Thank Maribeth B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great cafe' off the square in the center of Town. Good wait staff, American menu but with a twist and delicious food.

Thank 123BucketList
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Stage lived up to to its great reviews. My wife had a creamy, tasty tomato cheddar soup and the curry cashew vegetable pita starter, which she had as her meal. The vegetables were perfectly cooked (not soggy, not hard). I had the asian pan...More

Thank Dave965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Stage has a great ambiance and friendly service. The dishes were good sized portions and flavorful. I truly enjoyed my elderflower martini. There's something for all tastebuds and we left full and content.

Thank Berny L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"The Stage" has taken over as the place to be in Keene! All the other restaurants in the area have gone stale, same old... But the stage is always shaking it up with new and delicious dishes and cocktails. Make a reservation so you won't...More

Thank mrsco238
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Central Sq, Keene, NH 03431-3707
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Keene
  • Phone Number: +1 603-357-8389
  • E-mail
Family run business, Chef owned and operated for 34 years
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