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The Stairway Cafe

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2649 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860
+1 603-356-5200
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When we arrived there was a short wait for this quite small restaurant. No one was taking names and no one even acknowledged the customers waiting on the stairs. When we were finally seated, the waitress took the order of the party that arrived after us before coming to our table. We ordered an omelette and pancakes, nothing that should... More 

Thank steffrugg
Charlotte, North Carolina
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is so cute! Such a fun environment and friendly staff. And the food was delicious. We stopped here for lunch on a Friday. It was hot so we chose to sit inside, but sitting outside on the deck looked really neat. My husband got the lobster roll and cleaned his plate. I got the quesadilla which was also... More 

Thank KristyW77
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for late brunch w family and two 3 year olds. The waitresses were so wonderful. two of us in the party are GF and they were very accommodating and offered replacements instead of toast w our breakfast. The food was awesome. Can't wait to go back. Huge hint. A late breakfast is perfect the place is so amazing... More 

Thank Cwhite472
Bradenton, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is small and I do not recommend for big parties. We sat out on the balcony, which the view was beautiful. The park is also across the street, so fun people watching! Now, the important information! The food!!!! Amazing!!!! One of the best burgers I have ever had, all grass fed and delicious!

Thank Jillmariegus
Plymouth, Minnesota
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70 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of our group, 4/5 had the Huevos Rancheros with assorted sides. I, being the odd one out, had the Cali burger (turkey burger). All of our food was tasty and the service was friendly. It's small, and a little bit of a wait. Well worth the time.

Thank Susie1110
Princeton, New Jersey
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute place literally up a stairwell with an eclectic selection of breakfast and lunch items... All prepared simply and delicious. Great tunes, too... They even have the lyrics to Stairway to Heaven written as you climb the steps.

Thank Eric W
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great breakfast joint, good friendly service, good menu. We ate their several times as we were staying close by. I tried a few dishes but the standout one was the eggs with choice of game sausage and I chose the elk which was superb. No fuss about the place just a good solid breakfast which is consistent. Will defiantly go... More 

Thank john k
Conway, New Hampshire
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was fresh, filling, and well presented. We came in 10 minutes before closing and were greeted with smiles, immediate seating, and prompt service.

Thank FYoung06
Burlington, Vermont
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A super cute little place at the top of the stairs. I was seated in the small room by the kitchen, which was just perfect for me and my solo table. The sausage and peppers sandwich I had was perfectly grilled and served on a buttered brioche hot dog bun. So many wonderful game sausage choices ... mine was the... More 

Thank libby1023
Webster, Texas
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went here for a quick lunch while we were in north conway walking around. the food was good. not much for seating.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $14
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2649 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Conway  >  North Conway
  • Phone Number: +1 603-356-5200
Small eclectic cafe offering local ingredients. Something for everyone!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?