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Perro Salado

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Latin
19 Charles St, Newport, RI 02840-2902
+1 401-619-4777
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“sticky ribs” (39 reviews)
“avocado fries” (29 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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19 Charles St, Newport, RI 02840-2902
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant definitely serves authentic Mexican food in the heart of downtown Newport. The restaurant itself is a renovated old home. The guacamole and fish tacos were amazing as well as the margaritas! The atmosphere was great and the service was amazing:) Highly recommend this...More

Thank May R
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Dinner with a friend on a week night. The place was busy so reservations were recommended. We were seated promptly, but whether it was the crowd or the staff it took a while to get service. Drinks were original and tasty, and the fish tacos...More

Thank Scott_M_SubGuy
Reviewed 6 September 2018

My wife and I found this Gem while visiting Newport- What a great experience! We really try to stay away from the heavy "tourist' restaurants when we travel and seek out the local flavor- The Perro Salado did not disappoint! Eileen was our server, she...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

Great restaurant/bar with a cute outdoor patio. We came for lunch and had the fish tacos and ribs, both were amazing. Highly recommend.

Thank Travel710096
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Our Antique Yacht Tour operators Gregg and Elena recommended this place as a delicious locals spot. It was that and more. Cozy and warm with eclectic furniture. Great guacamole, Avocado Fries, Grilled Corn, Lobster Quesadillas, Chicken Tenga Tacos,  Pork Carnitas Tacos, and Ropa Vieja Tacos....More

Thank Soxpacker
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Hadn’t been here for a while. Decided to go back as was craving some good guacamole. We were not disappointed. Great cocktails. Really good guacamole. But the star of the show are the sticky ribs appetizer. Holy smokes these things are good. Good tacos as...More

Thank Allan B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Actually, we thought about getting dinner at the marina, but man, were we wrong on a Monday evening. We tried three restaurant, but the best we got was one hour waiting time. Heading back to the hotel, we heard some pleasant live music and decided...More

Thank Nicolas W
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We liked the atmosphere of this restaurant, located in a very old historic house with several different rooms which create a cosy environment, sometimes a bit to noisy( but this depends mainly on the attitude of the other customers sharing the same room, in our...More

Thank Giorgio C
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We stopped here for a late dessert and found they had a patio with live music. The desserts were delicious. When we return to Newport, we will definitely plan to go to dinner here; the food smelled great and the place was packed.

Thank 2014BethP
Reviewed 23 July 2018

What a fabulous find! In an old sea captain's home with a truly funky vibe, live music and old cherry tree in the outdoor eating area. NOW for the food and drinks! Yummy cilantro Margarita's and the best lobster quesadilla I have ever eaten!

Thank PACObrook
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Charles St, Newport, RI 02840-2902
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-4777
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