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Lou's Restaurant and Bakery

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30 S Main St, Hanover, NH 03755-2015
+1 603-643-3321
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“french toast” (42 reviews)
“pancakes” (44 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
30 S Main St, Hanover, NH 03755-2015
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Reviewed December 25, 2015

We had a very nice meal, and the kids had peppermint pancakes which they loved. The muffins that came with our eggs were very fresh. Even the toast was done well as it had a buttery texture. They are know for their tall apple pies...More

Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

As Australians the diner is a typical American thing we wanted to try. Lou's has the food and atmosphere that you'd expect but also some more modern and healthier options so everyone is happy!

Thank Alexvonw
Reviewed December 16, 2015

Lou's is the classic lunch counter, formica tables stop in Hanover and has been around for many decades. Good sandwiches, soups, casual fare. Often crowded but worth the wait. May it always be there!

Thank William S
Reviewed December 15, 2015

I eat breakfast here monthly. I go early and never have a wait. Weekends after 8 am can be a long wait. Lou's offers a wide array of food choices including traditional breakfast items, healthy alternatives and baked goods. The corned beef hash is homemade...More

Thank adamk122
Reviewed December 3, 2015 via mobile

Stop by during our lunch break. We couldn't figure out on lunch or breakfast. With so specials I decided on breakfast. Got the salmon with poached eggs. It was very similar to eggs benedict but with a goat cheese Hollandaise. It was delicious... just needed...More

Thank Nate M
Reviewed November 14, 2015

Lou's is great for a nostalgic breakfast but be ready to wait. On the weekends especially its not out of the ordinary to wait 30+ min for one of the tiny tables. The counter is first come first serve but it can be awkward to...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed November 4, 2015

We didn't sit down to eat, so I can't speak to the quality of the restaurant food, but we stopped in to get some bakery takeaway and were very disappointed by the taste and quality of the goods. We ordered apple strudel, a cookie, and...More

Thank AmericanMama3
Reviewed October 30, 2015

College Town Dartmouth . Go for Breakfast early ,mid morning house is packed along wait. A lot of Baked cooks for choice also.

Thank abowen47
Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is the place for breakfast, for certain, and a hearty lunch. Not open for dinner. Many wish it was.

Thank Tzdaka
Reviewed October 24, 2015

Portions are huge, and this is not an inexpensive place to eat. This is a tradition, and the food is really good. Best place for breakfast.

Thank LibbyH1
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Kat P
April 20, 2017|
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Response from katherynchasse | Reviewed this property |
Just give them a call. They are so accommodating, and their cakes are amazing!
September 12, 2016|
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Response from Bear59 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is served from 6:00 AM-3:00 PM Monday-Friday and 7;00 AM-3:00 PM Saturday-Sunday. However, their Bakery is open until 5:00 PM Monday-Saturday and until 3:00 PM on Sunday.
Bjorn L
October 17, 2015|
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Response from NancyWWH1963 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but they close early in the day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 S Main St, Hanover, NH 03755-2015
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Hanover
  • Phone Number: +1 603-643-3321
A tradition since 1947 serving Breakfast All Day and Lunch. Full service bakery featuring cakes, pies, donuts, cookies and seasonal specials. Proud to be a Certified Green Restaurant with a focus on locally sourced ingredients. Menu features gluten free, vegetarian and vegan specials. Dining Room opened until 3pm daily and bakery until 5pm.
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