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The Stage Restaurant & Cafe

30 Central Sq, Keene, NH 03431-3707
+1 603-357-8389
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (38 reviews)
“brooklyn burger” (14 reviews)
“crab fritters” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
30 Central Sq, Keene, NH 03431-3707
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere, attentive staff, generous portions. Perfect for a couples dinner out or brunch with friends and family. The fried brussels sprouts are a yummy app and the vegetable frittata is my go to brunch meal.

Thank kelsey m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Party of eight on Friday night; we had reservations. When we arrived, our table was set and waiting. My first time to the restaurant, but other in the party had eaten there before. Nice range of options - from upscale to sandwiches. The service was...More

Thank WboroMA
ebenik, Owner at The Stage Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to have dinner, and was not impressed. First , the lack of good appetizers was evident, always the same, had a margarita, and it was awful for $ 10 bucks, no seafood to mention, always same old Salmon, no imagination in the kitchen, never...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I are Keene residents who like to have a nice meal so we spread our times out to independent restaurants in town. Been months since we last came here so were real excited. Tuesday night and completely packed, very bizarre, but only waited...More

Thank SouthwestNH
ebenik, Owner at The Stage Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your meal at the Stage. Tuesday is our Pasta night, we showcase our pasta's for a special price ($16.00 for salad, pasta, garlic bread and dessert) We do feature lovely seafood specials on all other nights. Our Salmon on the...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We started our dining experience with two delightful drinks- the big and sexy and the bog and bubbles. Both were light, refreshing and very tasty. We ordered the Brussels sprouts appetizer which were served with a maple aioli and were done to perfection. They were...More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 4 February 2018

The decor is nice, the waitstaff is nice, it's noisy and the food is... well, just average. I've eaten here a few times and I'd describe it as diner fare with a bit of flare. The pasta dish was most disappointing—flacid spaghetti noodles smothered in...More

Thank mswales
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We eat here often when we don"t feel like cooking. Have gone for lunch, dinner, brunch. I have never been disappointed. The drinks are good if you have room for dessert get the coconut cream pie and several forks, you won"t be sorry

Thank rrichardson2018
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This is, by far, our favorite place to go any time of day and for any meal. From a full dinner to drinks and apps, we always leave happy.

Thank MichaelLuciani
ebenik, Owner at The Stage Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you Michael for taking the time to write such a nice review! We appreciate it :)

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Had a leisurely lunch with friends and kids. Stage always great lunch specials. Lots of menu options. I always get sandwiches or burgers. Love the special chipotle ketchup. Always a great choice. Brunch is also good here!

Thank Jessica P
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Great food, worth the prices. Glad they expanded. Many menu choices, anyone can find a dish that suits. Bar knows their trade, I recommend the Big Sexy.

Thank Jeepguy79
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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
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Family run business, Chef owned and operated for 34 years
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