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Colby's Breakfast & Lunch

105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
+1 603-436-3033
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (70 reviews)
“french toast” (31 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The entrance to this place is a little alley way off the street. We waited about 30 minutes. The staff seemed a bit short-handed but everyone is short-handed these days. The service was friendly and very informal. The food is all my from scratch. My...More

Thank BoilerDaveNH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped on the way to Maine. Short wait. Good service. Great food. We even bought a mug! Scramble special and the Mexican breakfast wrap. Along with the blueberry pancake. Yummy!

1  Thank footprof
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for breakfast on our first morning here. I had lobster scramble and my partner had blueberry pancakes. We both loved our meal. Small restaurant and with short wait that was worth it.

1  Thank Kim R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had breakfast here while staying the night in Portsmouth. The food and service were both excellent. We were also impressed with the prices.

1  Thank Don L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and friendly, fast service. Very cozy. There was a wait buy totally worth it. We detoured on our way from Sunday River ME back to PA for breakfast here and it exceeded expectations.

1  Thank RahRahRae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in Portsmouth on our way to Boston from Maine. The highlight of the stop was definitely Colby's. A cute, little restaurant on one of the main streets was amazing! My husband and I chose to have a cup of their homemade clam chowder...More

Thank momofmulligan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We looked at reviews and found them favorable so we decided to try it. My husband got the homemade corned beef hash which was good. He also got anadama toast and eggs. All was good. Now, my order got messed up. I asked for onions...More

1  Thank AllsWellsME
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The wife had the French Toast, I had the Strawberry and Walnut pancake, side of bacon and sausage. Delicious, seriously the best pancake I've had, wives food excellent also!

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is where the local restaurant owners go for breakfast in Portsmouth. We know because that’s who sent us there. We did have to wait on a summer Saturday, but it was a beautiful day to walk around Portsmouth. The menu was eclectic ranging from...More

Thank geebeer
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Cute small place, friendly staff.we went on sun noon time wait wasn't much. Omletes we're alright..but the pancakes we're very tasty!

Thank Rujuta S
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12 February 2018|
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Response from maijr1119 | Reviewed this property |
I really do not know. i would call the restaurant and ask that question.
20 July 2017|
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Response from Jennifer G | Reviewed this property |
No they take credit cards
27 August 2016|
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Response from MowerFamily | Reviewed this property |
No espresso
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-436-3033
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