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Popovers On The Square

8 Congress St, Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4017
+1 603-431-1119
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Congress St, Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4017
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After being told to stop into Popovers we were very happy we did. They offer a large variety of items for luc at a reasonable price

Thank Getaway208200
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I cannot be anywhere near Popovers in Portsmouth or Epping without going in and buying 6 mini popovers with maple butter on the side. BEST treat anywhere.

Thank JudiT173
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While staying in a historic home (1706) with no coffee or breakfast options, we took a short walk to Popovers bakery. It was a warm and welcoming upscale bakery where we could get out of the cold relax and talk about the day ahead as...More

Thank lyndamccullough49
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lots of choices in display cases, cakes, torts, cookies, and fresh coffee. A gluten free 3 layer chocolate cake that was great even a couple of days later. Quick efficient service. Inside tables, outside seating with a view of market square as well as takeout....More

Thank Compass598988
Reviewed 1 week ago

While on vacation, we had breakfast here twice. Great sandwiches and the avocado toast is amazing! Cute place - nice variety!

Thank Materialmomof2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best gluten free almond cloud cookies and macaroons. Yummy plus. Everything in the display case looks amazing

1  Thank wendysalisbury2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first time I've ever had a popover and won't be the last. I had the Scrambled Eggs in a Popover with American Cheese and a side of fruit. It was Absolutely delicious but it is a hearty meal. If you don't like...More

1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Popovers with my niece for lunch during a visit to Portsmouth. I had a meatball sub which was very good. It was too cold to eat outside, but I think that might be fun next time.

1  Thank Judi W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My first popover was delicious!!! We also had the ham and Brie crossiant and banana panini. Everything was good in a great relaxed setting. Good start on our visit to Market Square.

1  Thank 409gingerg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Place. Humongous choice of cakes. Great service. Clean restrooms. Highly recommend. Hope to see you again.

1  Thank susanb283
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Congress St, Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4017
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-431-1119
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Popovers on the Square is a fast-casual, pleasant café and bakery located in the heart of Portsmouth’s historic and charming Market Square serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. We embrace the European philosophy of fresh and seasonal food, outstanding coffees and wines, exceptional pastries and desserts, and, of course, a relaxing and convivial ambiance from which to enjoy your entire experience. Established in 2006, the name Popovers was chosen to reflect and promote that golden brown, light, and buttery New England staple. We hope Popovers on the Square will become your café, your bakery, and, most importantly, your home-away-from-home when you are looking to relax, eat well, and enjoy family or meet old and new friends.
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