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The Friendly Toast

113 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
+1 603-430-2154
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (46 reviews)
“toast” (333 reviews)
“home fries” (61 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
113 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Honestly, felt super rushed and less than important as a customer. The waiter was not the friendlies and seemed as though we were putting him out of his way to assist - even as simple as a refill on a drink! As a solo female...More

Thank pancan1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over priced ,uncooked Potatoes, empty breakfast enchiladas and cold coffee. SKIP your visit here and try any other restaurant for brunch or breakfast in the area. The waitress wants to up sell you liquor drinks. Only thing going for this place is its decorations. My...More

Thank Samuel M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The nostalgic and fun atmosphere is noticed first. Loved reading stuff on the walls! We remembered a lot of those things. Our waitress “SID” was super nice and attentive. The food was good, and plentiful. Enjoyed our breakfast.

Thank Shirley W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a weekend and the wait was almost an hour. It was very crowded in the wait area but the tables seemed to turn over fast. They did have cookies and hot cocoa available while we were waiting. Once seated, service was prompt....More

Thank 783m783
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are a number of things I love about this restaurant. Probably my favorite part is there large and in some cases unusual menu, with excellent food to go with! I love that they offer Egg in hole...that is a fun food from my childhood....More

Thank Adair1235
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had great things about this place, so I had to check it out for myself. I had a cheddar cheese and tomato omelette. I will start there, the eggs are clearly farm fresh and full of flavor. They are light and not too well...More

Thank Gmcarguy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good. Large portions. I only ordered 2 sides. We also had the Mimosa Flight & Bloody Mary Flight. Yum!

Thank clowjung
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth eating at The Friendly Toast just for the visual feast. Food was good, not exceptional. The menu was extensive. The service was exceptional. We went there for dinner as we were passing through Portsmouth. The restaurant was quite busy but we were able to...More

Thank DEgirltoMts
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I went there at least 3 times over a weekend. Good food, unique combinations. Wonderful menu. Overall it was a fantastic experience.

Thank Frederick C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I love the Friendly Toast for more than the food. The super fun, vintage, cutesy aesthetic of the place is only accentuated with the food. Their breakfast, brunch and lunch plates and sides are great. The menu offers a very wide variety of foods that...More

Thank saestes
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Questions & Answers
21 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
They have several salads, check the online menu. I've never had one but I have seen them on customers tables"
Elaine W
15 July 2016|
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Response from chiro85 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. But you have to search for them on the menu.
21 May 2016|
Response from mclynch55 |
Nevermind... their own website says they're open at 7:00am daily... makes more sense... the TripAdvisor times are outdated.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-430-2154
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