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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” (68 reviews)
“french toast” (30 reviews)
“hash” (15 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
105 Daniel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3810
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Colby’s Breakfast & Lunch is a very popular eatery located close to downtown Portsmouth. It’s about 1-1/2 blocks from Market Square and a few blocks from the river. It’s in a historic district. There is metered on-street parking. The French doors on the front of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is so good, we went on Friday afternoon for lunch and back again Sunday for breakfast. The Waite ring staff are very welcoming and accommodating with specific food requests as my wife can be rather particular. The cinnamon swirl French toast is a...More

Thank Dale M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Depends on what you get I guess. I had a basic breakfast. My egg was tough and overcooked. Some of my home fries were okay, some pieces were very tough and seemed like they had sat on the stove top way too long.

Thank MountainsRock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this place by accident on a rainy day in Portsmouth, NH. What a delight! I had a Quesadilla with roasted vegetables! Cannot tell you how delicious it was. I also had a marg. with it. Since then, I have been back there for repeats...More

Thank info4you123_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the Tofu Scramble and my boyfriend had the Western Omelette. The food was amazing ! Very flavorful and the service was great. Would definitely recommend !

Thank cdrew1995
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We met friends for breakfast. They said they couldn’t wait to come back for another visit! We live close and always look forward to the food and atmosphere. Everything on the menu is delicious and the servings are huge!

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for good homemade corn beef hash ‘this is the place to go ps the pancakes are big as you’re head

Thank msilvabwp2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tofu scramble was pretty bland and mediocre. Not worth the wait and hype. Cinnamon toast was yum though.

Thank Bugyboo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Who makes a Ruben omelette? Colby’s does and it’s insane. What the place lacks in atmosphere it certainly makes up in the cooking. All the food was great, from the omelette to the breakfast sandwich and eggs Benedict. What a great treat to be able...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a wait for a table but they graciously serve coffee outside o the patio. Although the wait was longer than anticipated, the food was worth the wait. The Texas-size cinnamon French Toast and the Eggs Benedict was delicious and everything was fresh. Do...More

Thank travelzen2012
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February 11, 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.
July 20, 2017|
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Response from Jennifer G | Reviewed this property |
No they take credit cards
August 26, 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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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