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All 44 Exeter Restaurants

11 Water Street Restaurant

11 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
603-773-5930
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Ranked #4 of 44 Restaurants in Exeter
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We enjoyed delicious appetizers and desserts in this clean and nicely decorated, restaurant. It is located in downtown Exeter--convenient to downtown shopping and strolling by the river. Our waiter was terrific--offering suggestions and had an enjoyable sense of humor. The Roasted Beet salad and the Fried Crimini mushrooms were both fabulous and big enough for sharing. The desserts were enjoyable... More

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Bangor, Maine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We were staying in Exeter for the evening and asked our hotel front desk to recommend a place to eat. She told us that 11 Water Street was a very good, locally owned restaurant. We didn't arrive until after 8pm but were greeted warmly. The food was amazing! We had the fried crimini mushrooms which put all previously consumed fried... More

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Montreal, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

there was a nice variety of food on the menu and we have been a few times only negative is that there is a lingering smell of grease thats not to say that the food was greasy it was really good!

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manchester,ma
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We've been here many times and always enjoy a great atmosphere and wonderful service. Superb pub food in the basement bar!

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Plymouth, MI
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

After we got a feeling of being unwelcome at the Blue Moon Evolution (I think it was ugly shorts night, accompanied by a mismatched floral shirt--something we were not dressed for) 11 Water Street was our second choice, but it was a good one. The roast beef sandwich was excellent (this was real roast beef, not the lunch meat variety)... More

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Gray, Maine
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57 reviews 57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Lets see.....We were at a hockey tournament in Exeter,,and decided to have lunch between games.Anyway, we stumbled upon this establishment and decided to give it a try. We were seated by a very pleasant hostess right beside the river and dam,where you could get the babbling of the brook,so to speak...There I go again...Back to the food...My wife ordered the... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My sister took me here for drinks. After tasting the crabcakes and Italian lemon cake I took my husband here for our last dinner in town....wish we would have known sooner how good it was. Had truffled risotto with pancetta....OMG, heaven!! crab cakes again since they were so good the first time...and lemon cake again...yum

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Fort Myers, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

Arrived in Exeter too late for dinner, but loved the setting. Made reservations for dinner with whole family for next night and we're not disappointed. Menu offered something for everyone, including the more discerning foodies. My grilled Scottish salmon and risotto was perfect. Desserts were great too.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Not very familiar with Exeter. But we had been hiking nearby and thirsty for a beer on a Sunday afternoon. After passing 2 restaurants that opened later for dinner, we fell into 11 Water St. Though the formal dining room was looked inviting, the long steep dark stairway down to the bar had me a bit worried. What a surprise... More

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Severna Park, Maryland
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134 reviews 134 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We went early on Sunday night , about 5:30, and got a good table right by the river. We had fast service and attentive wait staff. One of us had chicken cobb salad and the other had the fish and chips. They were excellent, nice thick pieces of haddock, and we got onion rings rather than chips which were also... More

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Address: 11 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
Phone Number: 603-773-5930
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Exeter
Cuisine: Seafood

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