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Epoch Restaurant & Bar

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90 Front St, Exeter, NH 03833-2723 (Front Street)
+1 603-778-3762
07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Hampton, New Hampshire
1 review
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Stayed here for an over night get away. The most outstanding part of this wonderful hotel is the restaurant. The food is amazing and the dining staff is top notch. From breakfast to dinner, this place is a sure winner!

Thank NHDiner2017
Warwick, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located inside The Exeter Inn. Pretty decor, friendly staff. Food was great for both dinner and breakfast the next morning but staff is slow. Expect to be there a long time!

Thank Kristen R
Lyndeborough, New Hampshire
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

I arrived 1/2 hour before they opened after a long drive to meet a client. The staff didn't hesitate allowing me in and made me comfortable. Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. My client arrived and we spent a pleasant couple of hours socializing over a delicious lunch while working together on our project. The food was very good, the... More 

Thank Paul F
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Stopped in for drinks and dinner, did not disappoint! Sausage app was flavorful, tasty. Chicken sandwich entree was super, loved the roll- tenderloin cooked well done first time , wasn't a problem sending it back - felt bad for waitress, place was packed the night we were there. Vanilla ice cream for dessert, great portion!

Thank Pam L
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We met up with one of our couple friends. We met an hour prior to our reservation to have a drink in the bar area and chat since we hadn't seen each other in a while. Our server in the bar area was not much for conversation. He seemed to breeze in to ask the order then would leave...not sure... More 

1 Thank davidsS8402XF
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Love coming to the Exeter Inn because we know we will have a great meal at Epoch! The menu uses Farm fresh local ingredients and they have great local beers on tap. I suggest getting a flight so you can try several.

1 Thank Keri F
Boston, Massachusetts
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623 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Met up with friends to try out this restaurant. Before going, I wasn't sure what to wear since the I heard it was upscale casual. I ended up wearing a nice pair of jeans and sweater and that was just fine. There were people dressed up a bit fancier and bit less, so it was perfect. We met beforehand for... More 

1 Thank CMC_2012
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

A lot of restaurants have occupied this space in the Exeter Inn; this one is head and shoulders above all of the previous iterations. The food - breakfast, lunch, and dinner - is very good-to-terrific; with one or two discordant exceptions, the service is friendly and first-rate.

1 Thank George K
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have often eaten at the bar... good if you're on your own, which I can be as I have often had business in Exeter. We have had numerous family dinners here, included some special occasions. One year we had a great Mothers Day brunch. This was pricey but worth it. On regular occasions the restaurant is expensive for New... More 

1 Thank Frank R
Leominster MA
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Service was excellent - staff aimed to please. Creative menu, although a bit of an odd combination of offerings. One of our dishes (the mahi tuna) was way too salty and the poutine with duck confit was disappointing. Our server responded very professionally to our complaint on the too salty dish and we were not charged for the dish. That... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 25
American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Front St, Exeter, NH 03833-2723
    (Front Street)
  • Public Transportation: Stops in front of Inn Coast bus
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 603-778-3762
  • This restaurant is at Exeter Inn
We welcome you to Epoch Restaurant and Bar located in Exeter NH. Join us for casually elegant dining featuring the freshest seacoast of New Hampshire products creatively presented. Our award winning kitchen staff takes great pride in serving only the most exquisite food to our guests. Come try this new creative restaurant with great service and outstanding food.

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Center Harbor, New Hampshire
Salem, New Hampshire
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?