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Thirsty Moose Taphouse

21 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4004
+1 603-427-8645
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
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21 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4004
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We always seem to end up here whenever we are in town. The thirty Moose offers some solid food selections. The chicken tenders and fries are amazing, as is the poutine, nachos and pizza. I don't think I've had anything bad!

Thank Alex T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This downstairs is a hole that caters to sloppy drunks! Last night was crawling with guys that were just trying to pick-up someone! The staff are jerks and the place is dirty! Don't bother going!

Thank Beth F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bar is wet and smells like urine. The service is slow and rude. Bad bar food. Mostly guys trying to get lucky.

Thank 365bob2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Laid back atmosphere. I had lunch here with a colleague and the food was delicious. A good pub style menu with their own flair. I’ll go back to explore the beers on tap when not on-the-clock!

Thank tdrf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent an evening with friends here talking, eating, and laughing.Good menu and lots of different brews to choose from.

Thank smerfynh
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Yesterday, hubby & I took my college co-ed for a holiday day trip. We love to explore amazing places around New England. This time our destination was historic town of Portsmouth, NH. Downtown Portsmouth has lots of fabulous shops and cafes. Of course we're food...More

Thank lighthouselady63
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Visited here for a drink with friends. Beer selection wide but make sure you know what you want because they will charge you for your mistake.Their beers are semi cold and you will need ice to make them cold .Pretzel appetizer very tasty.This bar seems...More

Thank mrchips545
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

This is definately a brew pub but we found lunch to be very good. The waitress was excellent and knowledgeable. Once we were inside we did not know if we made a good choice but every thing was fantastic. The lunch menu was very varied...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

This was the perfect place to watch a football game. So many tvs, over 100 beers, a very small but acceptable wine list, and pretty good nachos. And Megan our server was fabulous. I mean over the top, nice, efficient, indulgent, friendly. Fabulous. If you...More

1  Thank Mws101
Reviewed 7 November 2017

OK, so on a lark, I decided to see how good delivered prime rib dinner would be while I was in Portsmouth on business. I logged onto Gofer NH and ordered a prime rib dinner and potato skins. First off, those were hands down the...More

Thank troyw462
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4004
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-427-8645
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