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Green Bean On Water

33 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
+1 603-778-7585
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (50 reviews)
“soups” (64 reviews)
“sandwich” (33 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
33 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This was my first time stopping in but I am glad that I did! I had the veggie sandwich on sourdough. My boyfriend has the chicken salad on multigrain. Both were amazing ! The walnut pesto was very flavorful & the view of the river...More

Thank cdrew1995
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

If you want fresh salads, sandwiches or soups in an informal setting in scenic downtown Exeter this is a great choice. You can get half salads, half sandwiches, a cup (1 scoop) or bowl (2 scoops). Special soups served daily. Line up at the counter,...More

Thank Anita L
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I have been to the Green Bean more than once in hopes that it was in a transition. The sandwiches and bread are alright, nothing special. The food is not good enough to overshadow the pathetically bad customer service. The system for ordering, paying for...More

2  Thank Bearfoxadventure
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent sandwiches and soups good variety of bread choices. Try the mufalata sandwich, vegetables soup was very good.

Thank JOHN G
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Since we were in Exeter for about four days, we ate here for lunch at least three times. The soups (we had clam chowder, seafood chowder, and vegan chili) were all great! Our sandwiches (usually grilled cheese) were also very good. Fresh bread, quality ingredients....More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Great place for lunch or light dinner, they have a good variety of sandwiches, soups and salads and its all solid food made from scratch

Thank jrpierce2017
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I am never disappointed !!! The ingredients are fresh and are not scimpt on. It’s hard to pick a favorite sandwich, salad or soup I LOVE them all!!!!!

Thank Dixanne C
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Sweet, comfortable, friendly atmosphere. Best pesto sandwich!! Grab a cup of soup too and Don’t FORGET a molasses cookie!!! And sit with a view of the river. The staff is kind and helpful! My daughter walked there alone and were greeted with staff remembering their...More

Thank kkjurek
Reviewed 14 December 2017

I recently ate at the Green Bean on Water for a healthy lunch. I used to come to eat here when it first opened many, many years ago. The quality has not changed! The soups are delicious and salads made fresh. The options for lunch...More

Thank deboraho502
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great service, food arrived quickly and was quite delicious, good atmosphere. Can get busy depending on when you go.

Thank U4009VUjamesg
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12 September 2016|
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Response from DrPJA | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the level of handicap, if a person is walking with a walker, then you will be fine. If a person uses a wheelchair this location may not be the best. The bathrooms may also be a challenge for wheelchair/scooter... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Water St, Exeter, NH 03833-2440
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 603-778-7585
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