The River House Restaurant

$ $
53 Bow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801
(603) 431-2600



  • The top deck has a better view than the one right on the water.
  • Best sweet potato fries in town.
  • Sweet Potato Fries are great - make sure you get the side of sauce.
  • The food is so delicious and well made, very nice and friendly staff. Back deck on the river with a very nice view
  • Broken lettuce in mediocre lobster roll
  • The Wi-Fi password is 53bowstreet.
  • Corrine is an awesome bartender. So friendly and just try to stump her.
  • Gluten-free fried seafood. Yum!!!
  • The seafood chowder is life changing! Try the whole belly clams too, they're local and fresh everyday! Best view in town!
  • Avoid jessica
  • Start off with the chowder and get the Scallop Casserole for your meal. Orgasmic.
  • PBR on tap. Nice!
  • They serve tater tots! Childhood memories come back here!
  • Try the tall ship plate! I came back from Florida just to have it again!
  • Pulled pork sandwich has got it goin on!!!
  • Very relaxed in the afternoon. Get the chowder!
  • Seafood chowder is super tasty
  • Great gluten free options
  • The seafood chowder is phenomenal and the view is pretty cool!
  • The lobster mac and cheese was delicious.

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