Breaking New Grounds

14 Market Sq
Portsmouth, NH 03801
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Customer Reviews (10 reviews)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Dec 10, 2009
A very nice relaxed atmosphere. I like hanging out at this little coffee shop. They have great coffee and it's a nice place to just relax.... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 08, 2009
Have to agree with a previous poster on this one... if you can ignore the baristas this is a great experience with a good selection of coffees, pastries and the like along with pleasant outdoor seating. Perhaps the... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 05, 2008
This is the best coffee on the seacoast with a great variety of roasts and flavors. The lattes are amazing and they know how to make a good cappucinno as well. The staff is efficient and friendly even when the line is out... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 29, 2008
I visit this shop 4/5 days a week. I love their iced coffee and the service is usually fast and friendly. I just wished that they would use recyclable carry out cups. I will be bringing my own travel cup from now on but for... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 10, 2008
Famously curt, rude, and obnoxious staff. Fantastic coffee and cookies, but have been treated so rudely that I will not go back. Five stars on the coffee ... owner needs to think about training the staff and managers... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 17, 2007
so nice to sit in the square and drink a delicious ice coffee and poeple watch. fast service even though they were crowded and makes portsmouth a very nice place to hang out in. will definitely be back, wish I lived... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 27, 2006
Breaking New Grounds has the best coffee in Portsmouth. Though the price for a small non-fat latte is $3.00 for a single, I still say every penny is worth it! Not to mention that the workers always look happy (even at... (more)

Sarah P.

on Judys Book Mar 20, 2006
Great location, some good menu choices, but not the friendliest staff. Right in the middle of downtown Portsmouth, this coffee shop has a great location for people watching. It also has a wireless access point if you... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Aug 12, 2005
As soon as you walk into Breaking New Grounds, you feel comfy. The walls look like different shades of coffee colors, which gives the busin... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 22, 2002
BNG has the best coffee in the Seacoast. Forget *$'s or any of the others. They have the best variety in coffees, blended drinks, teas and juice offerings. The baked goods are rather pedestrian - ranging from... (more)

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