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106 Penhallow St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3833
+1 603-319-8178
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pudding” (24 reviews)
“tapas” (78 reviews)
“whoopie pies” (27 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
106 Penhallow St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3833
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit to this fun little restaurant. Ordered many different menu items from Chicken & Biscuits to Vegetarian small plates. Everything came out quickly and the bartenders were showman quality! I got a new phone, sorry I don't have photos that we took....More

Thank gardener1Sturbridge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came on a Saturday night with reservations, we were sat at this one weird table that felt like it was thrown in the middle of the kitchen. Hated it at first but after a cocktail or two we ended up loving it. We got to...More

Thank Justinelea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us ate at Moxy in Portsmouth and the food was delicious! The variety was great. Each small plate had a unique combination of flavors. We had the ricotta with caramelized onion, short rib sliders, roasted cauliflower, whitefish with beets, beef brisket wraps, and...More

Thank njfolks
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We tried Moxy's with friends and while the staff was professional and provided excellent service, we thought the menu choices were limited. We did enjoy the Fried Clams and mini beef burgers, however the rest of the items (Hasty pudding frites, Moxy bread, pork belly...More

1  Thank coastie55
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Restaurant week is a good time to try a restaurant for the first time. Overall, both on the fixed price menu and from the regular menu, Moxy earned high praise. the bean dip appetizer was whirred smooth, served warm and with large toasted bread slices....More

Thank CMHMaine
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Wonderful setting, upscale decor, mediocre food. After reading wonderful reviews, the meal was most disappointing. Maybe it was the Monday night, maybe the young chefs, but e everyone in our party was let down. The pork belly was dry, the rest uninspired. Very surprising after...More

Thank jeannej77
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Creative tapas dishes...not crazy expensive. Fried pickles are a must. Unique wine list. We went before a concert for a quick bite, wish we had time for a few more dishes...will definitely come back

1  Thank Newport L
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Our Hotel recommended this place for the fresh produce and we were not disappointed. The selections on the menu were original and distinctive. We sampled a selection and decided to share which was a great experience and you have the excellent opportunity to sample some...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

My first Moxy experience was 10/28 with a a group of 4 people. Really enjoyed most of the food ( wasn’t a fan of 1 of the desserts we tried- but it wasn’t the desserts fault). Service was great. We just kept ordering “rounds” of...More

1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We were looking for something lite as we has a late lunch. Moxy was just the place. The wait staff was very helpful in how many dishes to order. We had 7 different dishes, the baked mozzarella, bean spread and rabbit loin were all excellent....More

Thank CrosCrek
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13 February 2017|
Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
Check out their web site for the menu & pricing
Jeff C
29 March 2015|
Response from elciervo | Reviewed this property |
Moxy is a restaurant. The Sheraton is one of the many lovely hotels in Portsmouth. Please re-read the various reviews. I am a visitor to Portsmouth, not a business owner there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 14
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Penhallow St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3833
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-319-8178
  • E-mail
Moxy; Self-possessed confidence. An attitude of fearlessness in everyday circumstances. The capacity to stand alone in favor of an unpopular opinion or course of action with a casual demeanor. Moxy is a modern American tapas restaurant focusing on smaller plates meant for sharing and taking our inspiration from our local farmers, culture and history. Moxy is tapas in spirit, energy, style of din
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