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Diversions Puzzles & Games

123 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
+1 603-766-6220
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Amazing choices!

My husband is a huge board game geek so we visit here pretty regularly. The staff have always been... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amy V
via mobile
Unusual items and very helpful staff

We always enjoy stopping here when we visit Portsmouth. They have unusual toys. We found a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Grammy H
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Laconia, New Hampshire
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Diversions Puzzles & Games strives to bring the local community together through quality product, excellent service, and engaging game events, encouraging us all to unplug and play a little more! Our flagship location can be found in Portsmouth, New Hampshire - a charming, historical, and creative city on the seacoast! Stop by and check out our famed array of game nights which play host to users from the beginner level on up through the pros. Whether you’re just in an exploratory phase, or you’re looking to connect with your peers that are seasoned players, these game nights will bring the Portsmouth community together in a real, live social setting.
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3 weeks ago
“Amazing choices!”
3 weeks ago
“Unusual items and very helpful staff”
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123 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4005
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband is a huge board game geek so we visit here pretty regularly. The staff have always been very friendly and their options for games are amazing. There truly is something for everyone, whether they are into casual or serious game play.

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lolok839, General Manager at Diversions Puzzles & Games, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for coming in and for the kind words! I'm glad you are having great experiences and hope to see you soon. =) -Laura

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always enjoy stopping here when we visit Portsmouth. They have unusual toys. We found a building game called Suspend which my 8 year old grandson just loves. We play it all the time and it is quite challenging. Well worth a visit if you...More

Thank Grammy H
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lolok839, General Manager at Diversions Puzzles & Games, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting! Suspend is one of my favorites, too! -Laura

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

This is a wonderful games and puzzles store. My husband and I stopped in on the first day of a weekend trip to Portsmouth and ended up enjoying it so much that we returned the next day. The games are conveniently organized by category -...More

Thank Kathryn D
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lolok839, General Manager at Diversions Puzzles & Games, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thanks, Kathryn! I'm glad you enjoyed your visit!

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

We were strolling along Congress St last night and saw this interesting shop. What a pleasant surprise. The shop is filled with all kinds of creative puzzles and games. Everything is displayed very well and the prices are quite reasonable for the kind of quality...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A very cool spot! Visited this shop with our grandson and we had a blast. We were able to see and shop for classic board games and not so classic stuff as well. They had puzzles of all shapes and sizes, I could have just...More

Thank Andres72423
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is a welcoming store. The staff person went out of his way to say hello to everyone who entered and certainly made us feel welcome. He answered all of our questions in depth and recommended games for different levels and interests. His enthusiasm and...More

Thank billy_b73
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on a whim while waiting for a table at the Friendly Toast. I really wish we had a store like this back home in Philly. This was such a great store. The two employees were beyond helpful. They explained several games to my...More

Thank Stephen R
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Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

What a great game and puzzle shop! We were just exploring Portsmouth, saw this shop, and had to go in. We're always on the lookout for new games. We asked for recommendations, and the clerk took us down to the gaming area (this was a...More

Thank statwizard
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Reviewed 11 January 2016

Started going to Tuesday game night - I love this store. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable and makes good game recommendations.

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Reviewed 17 November 2014

I took my very young children to this store and the folks here were extremely accommodating! At the back of the store is a room with open games and puzzles and toys. My kids were absolutely thrilled and we picked up Ring-O Flamingo and a...More

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