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WHYM Craft Beer Cafe

3548 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-6061
+1 603-501-0478
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pretzels” (8 reviews)
“truffle fries” (3 reviews)
“burger” (17 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
3548 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-6061
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

There is no better place in Portsmouth to grab a burger and a beer. This our go-to spot. The beer selection is always amazing, the food is always delicious and the staff are nothing but the best. We love Whym and secretly happy that it...More

1  Thank LisaJacobus
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Such a cute place! Definitely geared towards people who love beer but they didn't hold it against us when I ordered mead and my sister ordered prosecco! :)

Thank Kendra V
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We stayed at the Inn where the WHYM is located. I got lucky that the WHYM was there, because we missed that when we booked our room. Nice little place. Interesting selection of draft with limited wines. I would stop by again when in the...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

While on a road trip, we needed a quick spot to stop for a bite. Reviews were all 5-star, but the pub did not live up to its reputation. Staff were friendly and attentive, but the pub looked unfinished and the place was empty. Beer...More

3  Thank katcampbell7
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

You really need to go with someone who knows where this truly hidden gem is located. (You go through a motel parking lot to a building behind the motel) This is craft beer heaven combined with some really nice pub grub. Draft and bottle beer...More

Thank HebbieDacker
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We had been traveling the area around Portsmouth with our dogs and were so happy we found this place! We started out with the pretzels-- AMAZING! We even asked to keep the remaining dips to dip our truffle fries that came with the Smutt burger...More

Thank Darlene C
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We were turned on to this place by a friend that knows the owner. It is a charming little pub that serves excellent local craft beers and delicious food. It is a limited menu but I like that because I personally go for a great...More

Thank Kay628
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We have driven past this place a thousand times but never stopped. We stopped yesterday and kicked ourselves for not stopping sooner. There was a warm welcome from the server and the bartender, the menu was excellent, although not extensive. We were interested in the...More

Thank shartzerj
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We found WHYM thanks to Tripadvisor, so I feel compelled to add to the reviews. My wife and I spent an overnight in the area, and while the Hampton area in general is pretty underwhelming, this restaurant/craft beer bar, was a marvelous find. They have...More

Thank TyBL15
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The variety of beers you don't get at other bars is awesome!! The warm pretzels are really good!! The corn hole league on Wednesday with other people make it also fun to be here! Been here many times and tried a lot of the food...More

Thank Richard S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3548 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-6061
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-501-0478
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