Celebrating Over 40 Years

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Welcome to Ceres Bakery

Ceres Bakery has been baking for Portsmouth since 1980. The atmosphere is welcoming, the service is speedy and friendly, and the eclectic staff keeps it a cheerful and informal place to eat. The food is always made from scratch right here. The delicious lunches are generous, reasonably-priced, and change daily. We also have a wonderful variety of home-made baked goods.

Tues–Sat: 8am–2pm

We bake a lot of bread.

In fact, we do it every day. Check out our weekly schedule as well as our Specialty Breads that appear as the “baker’s choice” on the regular schedule. If you give us a little advance warning, we can bake a loaf just for you.

Baked Deliciousness

“Ceres has fantastic baked deliciousness, and tasty lunch options at a relatively affordable price. I make a point of eating here whenever I am in town.”

Whole Lotta Love

“Penny and crew put a whole lot of love into crafting their food. Eat good food…feel the love…share the love.”

Absolute Staple

“An absolute staple of Portsmouth cuisine. You simply cannot talk about Portsmouth’s food without mentioning Ceres, and with good reason. I grew up eating here, and continue to frequent this bakery with friends and family …