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Loaf & Ladle - CLOSED

9 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
+1 603-778-8955
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
Mar 18, 2015
“Former Glory”
Mar 4, 2015
“Alas, this restaurant is closed.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
9 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
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Reviewed March 18, 2015

The Loaf and Ladle was one of the first soup and sandwich restaurants in the area. It served home made soups and bread and became an iconic lunch venue. Over the years a salad bar was added, as well as a small bar where musical...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed March 4, 2015

This place has been closed for more than a year. The TripAdvisor site makes me fill in some fields like I was just there, but in fact it has been out of business a long time now. We miss it.

Thank marksalot-nh
Reviewed February 19, 2015

This restaurant used to be a landmark so it is sad to see them closed. Would have loved to visit them at this location. Wondering if they will re-open at another location.

Thank Sunnieg51
Reviewed August 5, 2014

After 25 years in Exeter, the L & L closed. The charming building is there, having been purchased by a new owner, and locals hope another great restaurant will open there.

Thank C-girl J
Reviewed April 15, 2014

Loaf and Ladle was a great spot, unfortunately it has closed down and has been sold. Rumor has it, it will reopen as a restaurant sometime after renovations.

1  Thank NewHampshireLovetogo
Reviewed April 15, 2014

This restaurant is no longer in business. Hopefully the new tenants will do a better job! I don't know what else to say but I have to keep typing to hit the minimum

1  Thank amy m
Reviewed March 5, 2014

Great place low key atmosphere, excellent Sandwich, soup, chowder and salad fare. So sorry they closed the Water Street location.

Thank Portsmouth_NHRocky
Reviewed February 1, 2014

It was fun place and we visited many times with various results. Tomato soup was wonderful and the breads yummy.

1  Thank newslet
Reviewed January 8, 2014

This place has been closed down months ago. It will probably be demolished by the new out of State owner. It was never a restaurant that I would frequent anyway. It was always rather grubby looking and not at all attractive.

Thank Hilary53
Reviewed December 4, 2013

I loved the place and the folks who ran it. The kids who worked there were always amusing. I suspect there is more to the story than they just decided to close. It was an Exeter landmark.

Thank EnglewoodDane
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 603-778-8955
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