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The Stairway Cafe

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2649 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860-5120
+1 603-356-5200
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I went in for the first time (we're locals) and definitely will be making this a regular weekend breakfast stop! The coffee was delicious and the food was out of this world!

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Ledyard, Connecticut
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We picked this place for lunch based on previous reviews. I had the quesadilla with chicken, spinach, & goat cheese. I was a bit disappointed that the chicken didn't taste fresh as advertised, but it was still tasty overall. My hubby had the cowboy burger, which he found very good. You'll have to climb a flight of stairs to get... More 

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Scarborough, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am not a traditionalist when it comes to breakfast. If your looking for something unique or even exotic, then head to this place. They have elk, venison, pheasant, wild boar, and duck sausage ! I had them all with some eggs and toast. The atmosphere is very relaxing and the dining area is the size of nanas pantry... it's... More 

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143 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This great place had a real old-time feel about it. Well cooked food and friendly real traditional service. Our breakfasts were generous and the continuous refill coffee was hot and strong. Recommended..

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Simcoe, Canada
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65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

We have eaten breakfast here previous years and the food and service are still great! Good homecooked food....none of us have ever had a meal we didn't like....and going for a late breakfast certainly eliminates the need for lunch!

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Oxford
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130 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Hip little joint with a small dining area...very nice vibe and excellent food! Interesting twist on some traditional breakfast dishes and throw in some wild game sausage and you can't go wrong. Great sandwiches and reasonable prices...explore the surrounding shops when you are done!

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wirral
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

the place is small, even more so if the outside area is closed due to the weather, but the food is excellent, cooked fresh served hot, its a great place to start the day

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South Plainfield
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Had breakfast on the porch. Can look over park across the road and the North Conway railroad station. Food is very good and friendly service. My wife had cinnamon muffin and pumpkin pancakes. I had ham steak and eggs.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Amazing French toast and Oscar benedict with a light hollandaise sauce. This is our second visit to this unique establishment and we have been satisfied each time. You can't wait to come back!

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

Had a breakfast with friends as one of our stop whilst touring New England. Sat outside with a wonderful view of the train station. Good breakfast selection, with coffee refill. Reasonable price, ver attentive staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $14
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2649 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860-5120
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Conway  >  North Conway
  • Phone Number: +1 603-356-5200
Description
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?