The Library Restaurant, A Steak House

The Library Restaurant

Steaks    Spirits   Style   Sizzle

About our top rated restaurant

est. 1975

Located in the Rockingham House, The Library Restaurant is one of Portsmouth’s most valued historic landmarks. Join us for traditional New England fare, while surrounded by architectural treasures of an era gone by. Open for dinner, lunch and brunch. Reservations suggested.

dinner, brunch and lunch top restaurant in portsmouth nh

Upcoming Special Events

We serve our dinner menu all day for all holidays and UNH graduation ceremonies.

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best of taste winner 2018 portsmouth nh

Best Steakhouse, Martini,
Business Lunch, Fine Dining
& Top 30 Restaurant!

2018 wine spectator award portsmouth nh

best of seacoast nh steakhouse winner

best of taste winner 2017 portsmouth nh

wine spectator winner 2016 portsmouth nh

7 Years Running

best steakhouse nominee 2016 A List

Nominee - Best Steakhouse 2016

top lounge in portsmouth esquire magazine

Top 50 lounges in America, 2007, 2011

best of taste winner 2016 portsmouth nh

Best Steakhouse, Best Business Lunch, Best Fine Dining & #15 in the TASTE TOP 30!

Reservations