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Steve's Diner

American, Diner
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100 Portsmouth Ave, Exeter, NH 03833-2109
+1 603-772-5733
06:00 - 15:00
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No frills, but the food is like Grandma would have prepared. Quick, attentive, and friendly service. Will return when back in the area.

Thank MRW22
Boston, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Good place for breakfast, especially if you arrive before 8am and take advantage of daily specials. Service friendly and usually attentive. Ambience is basic

Thank 770Greg
Exeter, New Hampshire
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

This place is a greasy spoon. The food is below average breakfast food and not even worth the price. Its a local hangout. You can get a better meal at Subway or even Mcdonalds down the street.

Thank LoganRyan1986
Newmarket, New Hampshire, United States
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

breakfast is on tap...dinner and the rest is a timing factor. ya might make it ya might not...but i liked eating here and have for years

Thank Chip L
Hampton, New Hampshire
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158 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We use to go to Steve's all the time. In fact we use to get take out chicken rice soup for lunch 2-3 times a week. Had not been there to get take out in quite a while. Did that this week and it was less than average. Campbell's would have been better. Either someone new is cooking or the... More 

Thank TMC159
Garden City, Michigan
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This little diner is a must see and a go too. The decor will take you back to the early 1950's. Our two wonderful friends took Me and my wife to this nostalgic diner and we are so happy they did. We we seated by this sweet and caring waitress named Courtney who took our order and served us. My... More 

Thank Robert S
Kensington, N.H.
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143 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I went into Steve's not expecting much, and therefor was not disappointed. It is a place that serves very basic breakfasts with a courteous staff. I don't think they intend to be any more than what they are, and, understanding that, it is not a bad place to get a filling breakfast!

Thank Harold B
Pennsylvania, USA
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81 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We ran into this place by accident but I'm sure glad we did. The breakfast was hearty and the coffee just kept coming. I had the house special that included pancakes. We had to sit at the counter but it was comfortable with quick service

Thank Jeanyus
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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705 reviews
450 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Had an amazing waffle here for breakfast. It had Bananas, strawberries, Blueberries and whipped cream. Better portions of the fruit and cream than most places. it was great as was our waitress.

Thank Dibird50
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Strictly speaking this is not a diner, ie coverted rail car. But the food and the service are like that in a diner. If you want small portions and classical music this place is not for you. But if you like having a waitress who seems like a long lost aunt and a familiar menu, this is a good, inexpensive... More 

Thank David N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Portsmouth Ave, Exeter, NH 03833-2109
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 603-772-5733

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?