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Rudi's Portsmouth

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$$ - $$$
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20 High St, and 5 Congress Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4022 (Congress Street)
+1 603-430-7834
11:30 - 21:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 10:00 - 14:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Framingham, Massachusetts
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69 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Rudi's is a beautiful place and the food is quite excellent. Service was good. Located in downtown near everything.

Thank NipTuckRN
bar harbor
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was amazing. The food was excellent and service was number #1. Very relaxing place to go for drinks and food.

Thank crptman952
Hampton nh
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273 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited during restaurant week quaint little restaurant two ways you can enter the restaurant, we ate in the bar area nice and cozy visited during restaurant week. Started with the most delicious soup apple pumpkin apple bisque absolutely delicious. For the main meal my husband had chicken was very good tasty moist, I ordered the haddock seemed dry not moist... More 

Thank Hollmark
Weatherford, United States
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91 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in town for a wedding and went into town to look around and decided to have lunch. We had crab cakes for an appetizer, some wine and beer and I decided to try their hamburger. Our waitress was excellent and the food was great. We ended up going back again for dinner and drinks. Great bartender and our... More 

Thank Bruce A
Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and myself had dinner on Saturday night 11/5. We did not have a reservation, not a problem, we seated ourselves at a high top in the piano bar. Our server Anthony, was knowledgeable and attentive! I ordered the Pink Grapefruitini, which was perfect! My husband decided on a beer on tap after being offered a sample! We shared... More 

Thank Carol K
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Dinner in the Dark on Oct 25th was another wonderful event at Rudi’s. The food was excellent, as always, the wait staff was professional and very accommodating to people with visual impairment. The warm and beautiful atmosphere at Rudi’s makes it the perfect place for any special occasion or just date night.

Thank David H
Callington, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is an attractive, intimate setting for lunch or dinner. Mixture of settings by the bar or more conventional restaurant seating inside. Very quick and attentive service. Good range of light snacks and interesting sandwiches, good wine list. Well worth a visit.

Thank David P
Kittery, Maine
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Drinks were great. Good draft beer choices and yummy Martinis. Food selection varied. Bartender was fun. Cozy on a drizzly day. Parking right outside.

Thank aformalarie
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Last Saturday my wife and I hosted a wedding rehearsal dinner for 50 people at Rudi's. Thanks to Keith and his staff it was a wonderful evening. Both the food and service were excellent, and our guests thoroughly enjoyed themselves. We booked about a year in advance, and Keith was very helpful and accommodating as we worked out the myriad... More 

Thank masstuck
Nottingham, New Hampshire
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Keith and his staff were so accommodating for a last minute event of a small wedding reception. They were very professional and the food was great. They went out of their way to make the day stress free and memorable for our daughter and new son-in-law. We would definitely have a small get together there again.

Thank snoanjel50

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 High St, and 5 Congress Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4022
    (Congress Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-430-7834

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