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Black Trumpet

4.6 (330) $$$$ $$$$ Bar, Modern, Mediterranean, Bistro, Wine


Summary: An eclectic menu with global influence.

Black Trumpet stands out as a cozy bistro with a unique twist, offering an eclectic menu that blends New England ingredients with global flavors, particularly from Northern Africa and Southern France. The restaurant's intimate atmosphere is perfect for sampling and sharing a variety of bold dishes. Guests can enjoy everything from popcorn sweetbreads and Atlantic red crab croquetas to rabbit ragoƻt and mountain paella. The dessert menu offers sweet treats like black sesame pudding and butterscotch pudding that evoke nostalgia with a sophisticated touch. To complement the dining experience, Black Trumpet features an upstairs wine bar with picturesque views, where patrons can sip on local beers or explore an eclectic wine list with selections from Spain and Italy. Whether seated upstairs or in the cave-like coziness of the downstairs area, diners at Black Trumpet are in for a memorable meal that's as much about the adventure as it is about the exquisite flavors.


James Beard
Outstanding Hospitality - Semifinalist 2020
Best Chefs - Semifinalist 2019
Best Chefs - Semifinalist 2017
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Top 40 Hot Restaurants in the U.S. 2013
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29 Ceres St, Portsmouth, NH 03801

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