Eating, drinking and more in Exeter
Eating, drinking and more in Exeter

Eating, drinking and more in Exeter

Here’s a list of eating, drinking, and other places that are on course (or slightly off course).

For reference: Water St. is the Start/Finish of the course – at the top of the map below:

Course map


D Squared Java

Race sponsor!
Great coffee shop right on the start/finish – make sure to try their nitro cold brew, but make sure you leave some for the event staff! It is between the team tent area (Swasey Parkway) and registration, on the left side of Water St as you follow the course.

Hours: 7 am – 7:30 pm (or later!)

155 Water St | 603-583-5646 | | @dsquaredjava

Las Olas Taqueria

Sponsor of volunteer meals!

Fresh, tasty burritos just around the corner from the course!

Hours: 11 am – 9 pm

30 Portsmouth Ave | 603-967-4880 |

Stillwell’s Ice Cream

Ice cream shop right next to the team tent area/Swasey Parkway.

Hours: 11 am – 9 pm

190 Water St.

Tavern at River’s Edge

Casual gourmet food, tavern meals, cold beer and other drinks.

Hours: 3 pm – 10 pm

163 Water St. |


Locally sourced, Modern American food. Slightly off course but with a great view of turn one out of their picture windows!

Hours: 5 pm – Close

4 Front St | 603-580-1705 | | Facebook

The Green Bean

Sandwiches, soups, salads, and outdoor seating. The menu changes daily, and can be seen here.

Hours: 11 am – 7 pm

33 Water St | 603-778-7585 |

Station 19

Great menu, fantastic bar, and local beers from Neighborhood Beer Co. on tap.

Hours: 5 pm – Close

37 Water St | 603-778-3923 |

Laney and Lu

Menu sublime smoothies and smoothie bowls, hearty rice & quinoa bowls, bright & happy salads, wraps & sandwiches – all of which are vegan friendly!. Also offers online ordering.

Hours: 7 am – 6 pm

26 Water St | 603-580-4925 | | @LaneyandLuCafe

Blue Moon Evolution

Blue Moon serves fresh, local and organic fare in an environment of respectful, friendly service. Set in an upbeat, open, kitchen-friendly atmosphere, Blue Moon has been recognized and awarded with Billy Costa’s TV Diner Gold Plate Award, Taste of the Seacoast magazine’s Best of 2009-2014 awards and New Hampshire Magazine’s Best of NH 2005, 2013 & 2014, just to name a few

Hours: 5 pm – 9 pm

8 Clifford St | 603-778-6850 |


Water St. Bookstore

Local book store on course, hosting an author event (Rio Youers, author of The Forgotten Girl) if you’d like to stop in.

Hours: 9 am – 8 pm

125 Water St | 603-778-9731 |

Seacoast Art Association

Local artists gallery, on the right side of the course, by the start/finish.

130 Water St. | 603-778-8856 |

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