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Thames Waterside Bar & Grill

) #18 of 59 Restaurants in Bristol ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
251 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1853
+1 401-253-4523
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good34%
  • Average26%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
PRICE
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
251 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1853
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for a nice place to feel the breezes and see the water, this is it! The lunch menu is varied; the fish tacos were well stuffed, and very good. I am on a quest for the best calamari in the area, and...More

Thank BobEA96
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the exceptional places on Bristol Harbor, Bristol Rhode Island. It is a great place in the summer as well as late fall or even winter. This place sits on Bristol Harbor, across the harbor from Bristol Yacht club and little further...More

Thank Sailor32948
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for lunch after visiting Blithewold manor and botanical gardens, our daughter's wedding venue. THE MUDSLIDE DRINKS WERE AMAZING!!!!! A work of art! 4 of us shared the Macho Nachos. They were very generous in size and excellent!!! The clam chowder was excellent as well!...More

Thank sadieh923
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brought family members there awhile back, and the salads and sandwiches were terrible. Sandwich served on hamburger bun and greek salad made with iceberg lettuce. Come on. Haven't gone back since. Many better choices in Bristol and Warren. Went their in 2009 with a group...More

Thank shemond1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The setting is what makes this place great. We enjoyed being able to sit by the water for lunch that we ate there twice. I found the menu to be a bit limited, but the food was very good. Large portions!

Thank harrietws2017
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Lovely upstairs bar which overlooks Bristol Harbor. Always a nice breeze and a great wait staff that is pleasant and attentive. A must visit! The best deal are the clam cakes and chowder!

Thank Janehowlett
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Stopped for a drink and a quick app and was pleasantly surprised with the friendly staff and the very yummy bloody mary. We also had the house chips, which we devoured and a bowl of clams in broth which were very good. Just couldn't have...More

Thank Sherry K
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I found the ladies room less than sanitary. This owner doesn't care cause he has a huge summer crowd. Bar people awesome earthy, locals.

Thank lilaynie
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I have eaten here in the warmer months outside under the canopied deck. Always love the scenery and food.

Thank root7116
Reviewed 3 February 2017

On a cold foggy snowy day we stopped in for lunch. There was a fire place in the corner, gas logs burning brightly. Through double doors, the back deck was well lit, but a little cold for my temperature sensitive dad. So we took a...More

Thank 2S2P2L
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Ross S
Can you bring pets in the outdoor section?
23 April 2017|
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Response from 2S2P2L | Reviewed this property |
it is part of the restaurant and you'd have to go thru the restaurant. although service animals probably could most state health laws probably would not allow non service animals (pets) in the restaurant and therefore not... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 01:00
Monday
11:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1853
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 401-253-4523
  • E-mail
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