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22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille

Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
+1 401-841-8884
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (236 reviews)
“delmonico” (14 reviews)
“creamed spinach” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff and food at 22 Bowen's are and always have been top notch. They have a great variety of food options. Not it the mood for a steak, try the Tuna, the Bolognese or the 22 signature burger (AWESOME). Food allergies? They handle my...More

Thank chinnamann
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind review and for the suggestions! We love when guests recommend their menu favorites. We hope you can come back and join us again soon. Gratefully, Dan L. Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic dinner and service for our 23rd anniversary. We live in Newport and could have gone to any restaurant but we decided on 22 Bowen. We were not disappointed. I am a nightmare for most chefs because I love filet but I...More

Thank Everrob
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Everrob, Thank you for the very kind review and I am glad to hear everything was enjoyable. We always aim to make our guests happy and will happily cook your steak to your liking. We hope you can come back and join us again....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've visited this restaurant a few times and everything is always great including the food, drinks and service. It's a true indulgence.

Thank zuzu522
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear zuzu522, Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed and grateful you have come back for more. We hope we see you again soon. Sincerely, Dan L. Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In for a mid afternoon lunch on a Saturday. Seated as requested at a corner table to accommodate a hearing impaired guest. Over eager server made for a slightly rushed feel to the meal. Other than the cheese board starter the rest of the meal...More

Thank IonaFezzywig
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear IonaFezzywig, Sorry to hear that we did not impress on your recent lunch. We have earned our reputation by delivering exceptional service and food and never like to hear that a guest received anything less. We appreciate the review and will strive to deliver...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waited an hour at 2:00 to get in for lunch, maybe that’s normal here? Staff was a little high strung, but the food was delicious and actually came fairly quick after waiting for so long.More

Thank Chatty702
Dan L, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Chatty702, Thank you for the review and I am glad to hear your lunch was delicious. Thank you for waiting for a table too - we are lucky to be a busy restaurant but always try our best to get our guests in as...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

22 Bowen's is a terrific steakhouse conveniently located on the Newport waterfront. We arrived early, enjoyed a drink at the upstairs bar, and were seated prior to our late reservation time. Our bartender and server were both very friendly and extremely professional. Our appetizers were...More

Thank VinoVeritasZZ
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear VinoVeritasZZ, Thank you for the five-star rating and for the nice review. We are glad you enjoyed everything and that our service was friendly and professional. We hope you can come back and join us again in the near future. Gratefully, Dan L. Guest...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was part of a party of 10 at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar and Grille this week! The service was excellent and the food was also top shelf! The New England Clam Chowder was by far the BEST Clam Chowder that I have ever tasted...More

Thank David B
Jim B, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear David, Thank you for joining us at 22 Bowen's and I am glad you and your party enjoyed. I'm grateful for the nice compliments on our food too. We agree, we think our chowder is the best too. We look forward to you coming...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While I did not have the opportunity to dine at 22 Bowen’s, I did enjoy a delicious glass of wine with my boyfriend outside by the wharf. The staff was friendly and accommodating. The view was spectacular. Perfect way to start an evening on the...More

Thank Mary J
Jim B, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mary, Thanks for the review and I am glad we were able to start your night in Newport off on the bright side. Hope you can come back again and join us for dinner. Gratefully, Jim Brosseau General Manager

Reviewed 6 November 2017

We were there on a Friday night and were lucky to walk in and get a table. Serving staff were attentive, our food was excellent. It probably would be nicer on the upper floor with a view of the water but we enjoyed where we...More

Thank Robert K
Jim B, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Robert, Thank you for joining us and I am happy to hear you enjoyed your dinner with at 22 Bowen's. We hope you can come back again. Gratefully, Jim Brosseau General Manager

Reviewed 4 November 2017

We stopped here for lunch and were glad we did. Food was excellent and service was very good. Only disappointment was that they weren't able to serve my order of "Fish and Chips". It seems they were "out of fish" at 12:30 in the afternoon....More

Thank Dennismc2015
Jim B, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Dear Dennismc2015, Thank you for stopping in for lunch and I am glad you enjoyed anything. I also apologize for any confusion on the fish and chips. One of the setbacks of using fresh ingredients are the delays in delivery from our local fisherman. That...More

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Lisette D
5 April 2017|
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Response from 26.2er | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they will have a Mother's Day brunch. Best to reserve now as that time of year things are very busy in Newport RI.
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lindafromNJ
28 March 2017|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Very short walk
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lindafromNJ
16 March 2017|
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Response from JKCHAMA | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would imagine so. There are two levels for dining. Do make sure to make reservations though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
    (America)
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-841-8884
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Description
Located amidst bustling Bowen’s Wharf in the heart of downtown Newport, 22 Bowen’s Wine Bar & Grille is a world-class steakhouse serving USDA Prime beef, New England's finest seafood, and is complemented by an award-winning wine list. We look forward to having you experience one of Newport’s best.
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