When you visit The Press Room, you can enjoy one of our constantly rotating new takes on old, sweet classics.


Who doesn’t love this classic dessert? Ours changes with the season—and we bring some bold, surprising flavors into the mix.


End your summer meal with something simple and sweet—an ice cream truck classic taken to the next level.


You’ve never had ice cream until you’ve had this ice cream. Trust us.


A mix of sweet and rich, perfect for sharing—or keeping all to yourself.

If you find yourself in Portsmouth and craving something sweet, don’t skip over our dessert menu at The Press Room. End your meal on a high note—or just indulge your sweet tooth in between meals!

While there are certainly many spots in Portsmouth worth your consideration, there is no place quite like The Press Room. If you’re looking for dessert in town, we’ve got the goods. With great food and drinks, a casual atmosphere, and the best live entertainment, dessert is just the cherry on top…pun intended.

While dessert might not be our number one draw here, it certainly isn’t an afterthought. Next time you’re on the Seacoast, visit us on Daniel Street for a little treat.


If you’re looking for dessert in Portsmouth that’s worth writing home about, we’ve got some sweet options that are up there with the best of them. Sure, there are many places to go for dessert, but where else are you going to find live music, amazing sandwiches, burgers, and a cool atmosphere? Our space is pretty unique, and that’s why people keep coming back again and again. Come for the music, stay for everything else.

Our dessert menu is simple, but there’s something for everyone. We put as much thought into our dessert menu as we do into our drinks, brunch, lunch, and dinner menus, so no matter what brings you in, you’re going to leave happy (and full). From seasonal cheesecake and fried dough bites to simple ice cream sandwiches and more, we hope you’ll end your meal with something sweet and satisfying.



The Press Room has been crafting savory desserts in Portsmouth for over forty years. We know visitors come to town to eat good food and to catch some live music, and we want to keep giving them reasons to go from first timer to regular. We recently renovated our multi-level space, so we can accommodate every kind of experience—whether it’s good live music, great company, or a little something sweet in Portsmouth. We’ve been a popular spot in town for a long time, and we’d like to think it’s for good reason.


Portsmouth, NH, is a place where people come to enjoy good food with the sound of tugboats and seagulls everywhere you go. The city is full of visitors almost any time of year, and The Press Room is the perfect place to grab a bite and take it all in. After a day of shopping, walking, business, or site-seeing, we offer top-quality food and live entertainment in a casual atmosphere. Plenty of regulars will tell you themselves—our dessert menu is a great way to end a long day.

For over four decades, the Press Room has been a popular spot for nightlife in Portsmouth. People come from near and far to hang out here for good food, a relaxing environment, drinks, live music, and dancing. We work hard to ensure every stranger who walks through our doors leaves here a friend. Our dessert menu is just as impressive as our sandwich and burger menus because we want every bite to be your best.

Our restaurant is perfect for celebrating with friends, family, and coworkers. Whether for birthdays, anniversaries, work gatherings, or simply enjoying a fun night out, The Press Room wants to be what makes an ordinary night unforgettable. The downstairs bar includes high-top tables and casual seating, best for enjoying a pint or grabbing a bite after a day of shopping or before heading upstairs for live concerts or a chance to hit the dance floor.

No matter what brings you to The Press Room, we want this to be a place that feels like home. Give us a chance to give you an experience you’ll never forget.