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Currents Restaurant

150 Lafayette Rd, Rye, NH 03870-6133
+1 603-964-0974
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
26 Nov 2016
“Buyer beware”
15 Nov 2016
“Great Place!!”
Steakhouse, Seafood, American, Soups, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
150 Lafayette Rd, Rye, NH 03870-6133
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

The food is good but he cuts corners where ever possible to save a few bucks. It makes me nervous to deal with owners who are always out to make a buck not to please the customer. There are lots of other restaurants in the...More

1  Thank melissagreene183
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The staff/owners are friendly and helpful. Great food and I ate way too much...love bisque? You have to try the chunky lobster bisque...best I ever ate Also had the lobster mac & cheese...sooo much lobster and perfectly cooked. Fantastic!

Thank karengN9891HI
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

First the good comments: The lobster bisque is luscious. Creamy and filled w/tender lobster it has just the right amount of sherry to bring out the flavors. The burger was nicely cooked and had good flavor. Now for the 'other' comments: When we were seated...More

3  Thank HebbieDacker
Reviewed 23 August 2016

It wasn't a busy night, so the atmosphere felt it. All our food was good. Not awesome, but fine. Also, there didn't seem to be any standouts on the menu - again, our food was good, but not exceptional. If I were staying at the...More

1  Thank glynisj2014
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Currents is located next to the inn where we stayed and we decided to give it a try rather than drive into Portsmouth after a busy day. The restaurant is small and in search of a solid theme/identity in my estimation which is based on...More

Thank Paulnotringo
Reviewed 11 August 2016

As others have noted, there is a strange vibe in this place. The whole layout is a little weird, there are tvs on but muted and no real background music. The bar was a good pick to eat at but it was still really no...More

2  Thank ddd1017
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I traveled from Vermont to visit the Portsmouth area. We booked our stay at the Rosewood Inn. Feeling exhausted from 4 hours in the car, we decided to eat as close by as possible. Currents Seafood and Spirits was our closest option....More

1  Thank corianderchef2018
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Like several other reviewers, we got a groupon and used it. Glad we did. Seafood medley on spaghetti was very generous. Both sauces tried in our group and both excellent. Pasta perfectly cooked too. Paella highly rated too and a simple cold lobster roll was...More

Thank Buggeredifino
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We've tried heir sister restaurant, Rye Lobster Pound, and find it to be fantastic. Currents offers a more varied menu. My wife started with steamers and I had the lobster bisque. Both were outstanding. The Haddock Piccata was my wife's entree and I enjoyed the...More

2  Thank 19bobcat
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Took advantage of a Groupon offering and glad we did. The atmosphere is casual and the environment is welcoming and customer friendly. We were invited to choose our own table as were others who arrived after us. Can lead to some confusion as most restaurants...More

2  Thank Gregg D
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Lafayette Rd, Rye, NH 03870-6133
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Rye
  • Phone Number: +1 603-964-0974
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Fresh and Local! Award winning food with live entertainment Thursday through Saturday. Friendly,comfortable and delicious! Come find us!
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