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11 Water Street Restaurant

11 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
+1 603-773-5930
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak tips” (7 reviews)
“cobb salad” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
11 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

Dined here later on a Friday night. We initially went to go downstairs but were really turned off my the funky, musty smell of the basement. So, we opted to eat in the main dining room. We were ignored by the waiter for a good...More

Thank FitzK
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We had visited my nephew and niece at Philip Exeter Academy and looked around for a place to have lunch. We were 8 in number (6 of us plus my nephew and niece). The food was great. Came a little late but the very nice...More

Thank ocukomadu
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The food is, eh, average with absolutely zero attention to detail. I avoided the restaurant for a couple of years now but gave it a chance today and ordered a Cobb Salad. The salad came with half of an avocado that was completely rotted brown....More

Thank eighthawks2015
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We went to 11 Water Street on a whim and had an excellent meal. Creative and delicious food and good portions. We chose to eat in the bar area downstairs which was surprisingly busy for a Tuesday night. The bar area was a bit noisy...More

Thank MT0730
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Located in downtown Exeter, you can enjoy a great view of the river and falls. There is a full selection of meat and vegetable dishes accompanied by a wonderful wine list. Put this establishment on your "must visit" list. We had very attentive staff on...More

Thank Chris N
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Charming restaurant in a charming town. The downstairs pub is a little more casual. The server and bartender were both helpful in telling us about the menu and the goings on outside their large picture windows. Apparently the dam had been removed and there was...More

Thank Snowbird607
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Casual and comfortable. We had the steak tips (with mashed potatoes and grilled asparagus) and the fish & chips. Both meals were excellent and filling.

1  Thank Craig M
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant and staff are so professional and personal. The food, drinks, conversations and service are "just right".

Thank Russell C. W
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I tried this restaurant at the advice of the B&B innkeeper. I'm glad I did & returned the next night for a repeat dinner with a friend. I was pleasantly surprised at the size of my Panini and how stuffed it was. I can eat...More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My first time being here they have great food and the waitresses and waiters are so nice they have everything with that you're thinking of and they have great drinks downstairs at the bar I would recommend coming here

Thank Danny B
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Bruce Z
26 October 2017|
Response from Rochester_NHEcv | Reviewed this property |
Limited and largely duplicative of the lunch menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 603-773-5930
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