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11 Water Street Restaurant

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11 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
+1 603-773-5930
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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boston
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65 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for lunch. Food was great. Service was great. Loved the view of the river below. I would definitely go again if visiting Exeter, NH.

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Thank soxfan60
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here for a wedding rehearsal dinner with of course a big party. The majority of us had the steak tips. Plenty of meat and super tender and juicy. A must try! Service was wonderful as was the beautiful water view.

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Thank Hadley07
Tokyo, Japan
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by this somewhat small restaurant because a local brewery said they'd have their beers on tap. They didn't in the end but they had 4-5 good options on tap and a great menu, including delicious home made gnocchi. The vegetarian portions were significantly smaller than the others but all very good.

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Thank J L
Epping, New Hampshire
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was not our original destination to dine but we decided to give 11 Water St. a shot and we were very happy we did. Started in the downstairs Bar, not to be missed, Mike the bartender made great drinks and the atmosphere sitting right on the river was beautiful. The bar furniture could use some updating but the service... More 

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Thank GEORGE H
Manchester, New Hampshire
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102 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a quick place to stop in after a Christmas parade, but many of the fast-food locations were packed. This little place was so cute and quaint with wonderful food! There were lots of families with younger kids so I'm assuming they had a kids menu. our family visit had only adults. The warm rolls with herb... More 

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Thank Melanie E
Newmarket, New Hampshire, United States
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

on time, great prep, good taste fun wait staff..good price....parking sucks ...but worth it i think. in good weather nice walk

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Thank Chip L
Raymond, New Hampshire
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

A great place for a relaxing evening with friends. The downstairs bar is much warmer, friendly atmosphere - upstairs is more sparsely decorated. The food is consistently good though when they change their menu seasonally they seem to eliminate some of the long time favorites. Their salad and sandwiches could use some tuning up in terms of the combinations and... More 

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Thank macs8259
Exeter, New Hampshire
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Have been to 11Water street several times, this visit was by far terrible. Given a sheet with daily special, it was 530pm, and ordered the soup special, a few minutes later was told that they have no more soup on a Saturday night. Ordered the meatloaf and the server came back, they ran out. We sat at the front table... More 

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Thank DrPJA
Boston,Ma
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56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

Dined here later on a Friday night. We initially went to go downstairs but were really turned off my the funky, musty smell of the basement. So, we opted to eat in the main dining room. We were ignored by the waiter for a good ten minutes while he proceeded to entertain (I use this term loosely) a large table... More 

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Thank FitzK
Lagos, Nigeria
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

We had visited my nephew and niece at Philip Exeter Academy and looked around for a place to have lunch. We were 8 in number (6 of us plus my nephew and niece). The food was great. Came a little late but the very nice waiters and the food made up for everything. I must also mention the river view... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 603-773-5930

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?