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Martingale Wharf

99 Bow St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-8401
+1 603-431-0901
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“salmon blt” (7 reviews)
“oysters” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
99 Bow St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-8401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunchtime visit. Very good clam chowder. Lobster mac ‘n cheese was great: good flavors and textures and lots of lobster. Shared the lobster sandwich, which also had lots of lobster and the right amount of mayonnaise so that you could taste the lobster, in fabulous...More

Thank Canexpats
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a nicer, higher-end place for lunch or dinner, on the water, this is it. Located on Portsmouth Harbor, it has great views of the water, tugboats, and bridges. In better weather you can sit outside on the deck — in fact,...More

Thank Ryeman127
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a great business meal with terrific friendly staff a good atmosphere and an amazing Lobster Roll.

Thank John M
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed waterfront dining with friends at Martingale Wharf. Dining room with bar and high-top and low tables. Interesting cocktail list. Menu offers appetizers, sandwiches, and entrees. Our party ordered fish tacos and a fish sandwich. The remoulade served with the fish needed some spice....More

Thank HMFoodie
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

First time at the Wharf, stopped for lunch with the kids. Friendly fast service. We’ll definitely be back for the Salmon BLT and to try entrees. The quality of the food was excellent, even the kids meals.

Thank northhowl
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We hope they will update their website soon — we initially decided against the restaurant based on the website but ended up here when our first choice had an hour wait. The two that ordered dirty martinis said they were the best ever (truly) and...More

Thank PeginSac
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Dined here with a group of girlfriends on a getaway night in Portsmouth. Service was top notch! We all really enjoyed our meals. I had the scallops which were amazing! Yummy cocktails too. There was live music, and the place was still hopping when we...More

Thank Egaff
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Outstanding atmosphere, efficient and attentive service by Hanna and her wonderful boss who made special checks ins to see how we liked our food. The food was incredible. Lots of competition for food in this town, these guys have no worries if they keep these...More

Thank IslandCowgirl1961
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We had a private business dinner party at Martingale Wharf. The food was good as was the customer service nature of the staff. The meal service was a bit slow but an overall good experience.

Thank tdrf
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We arrived and there was no room in the restaurant but a private party was ending so they opened up the room to the public. Had a seat overlooking the wharf. Due to the busy restaurant the room managers were being the wait staff. They...More

Thank Lesley G
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16 October 2016|
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Response from CMTPortsmouth | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not allow dogs on the decks.
11 July 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Bow St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-8401
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-431-0901
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Features an expansive deck overlooking Portsmouth Harbor, lounge with one of a kind 360 degree bar, and a diverse menu appealing to all palates.
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