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All 86 North Conway Restaurants

The Stairway Cafe

2649 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, NH
(603) 356-5200‎
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Ranked #5 of 86 Restaurants in North Conway
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Barrington
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

First...the naysayers complain about the wait which can be long at times. They have other options. We have been here 2 times and had a small wait both times. No big deal. The staff was friendly and welcoming. The food is great. Pricy? Maybe but locally sourced fresh food usually is. We expect that although we may not like it.... More

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Gorham, Maine
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48 reviews 48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Just a reminder to start off--if stairs are an issue for anyone in your dining party, this is not a good destination for you. It also is not a good destination for a group--or for anyone in a rush--since there are only about 10 tables (some seat 2, some can seat 4 max). Beyond these caveats, pretty much anyone looking... More

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Tolland, Connecticut
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We got there around 9am for breakfast, perfect timing as it was packed by the time we left!! Great homemade breakfast, great service!! Nice country decor!

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Vienna, Austria
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

My friends and I had breakfast at The Stairway Cafe and it was outstanding! The menu is very large with local and unique choices. For example they have a variety of wild game sausages including elk, buffalo and venison. They also offer hot, homemade apple sauce as a side choice. The restaurant is very small but I believe that adds... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Recently ate here, loved it, the food was great, made when ordered, not premade and just heated up packaged food

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Central Maine
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128 reviews 128 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Had visited this u unique North Conway eatery on numerous previous visits to the area and just had to go back again on a recent visit to the area. They're not very big (10 tables or so max) but have an ambitious menu including lots of fresh vegetables and some unique local proteins. And they blend them creatively to produce... More

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Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

My husband and I were looking for a good place to have breakfast in North Conway, New Hampshire. One of the locals recommended the Stairway Café, and boy am I glad she did! We ended up going back for seconds! I had a delicious veggie omelet, with homemade applesauce and my husband had pancakes, eggs and bacon. All of their... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Not handicapped accessible; love the stairs concept but those who cannot do stairs miss out. Food was plentiful but expensive as a breakfast place.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Came here for breakfast on a Sunday morning. Great service and also great food, scrumptious omelet and Mediterranean omelet! Can't forget about the coffee that is homemade in a barn right in NH! A must stop for breakfast, as you won't regret it!

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Arkansas
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91 reviews 91 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This was a great surprise. The food was better, much better & cheaper by $5.00 per lobster roll sandwich than DiMillos in Portland. It had twice as much lobster on it. This is a must see. What a great little town!!! We will go back soon! The soup was fantastic & homemade. Please stop here, you won't be sorry.

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Address: 2649 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, NH
Phone Number: (603) 356-5200‎
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  North Conway
Cuisine: American

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