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Griswolds Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
103 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840-3203
+1 401-846-4660
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“chowder” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
103 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840-3203
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wanted a low key lunch and this delivered! Multiple Cabernets to choose from, all reasonably priced- exceeded my expectations for a tavern wine list! Lobster salad roll was huge - service was great! I was quite happy!

Thank LisaAS6427PG
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We had an evening meal here while staying in the nearby Viking Hotel. The bar/restaurant is in a nice location and it had a nice vibe but the food we were served was really terrible. I think the attached photo of the Burrito I had...More

Thank MurphCork
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This was our 1st visit and we were nicely surprised by the portions & quality. Great service & casual atmosphere, open air in summer.

Thank 352donnal
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We had a large group and once our server figured out how to accommodate us, things went well. Many of the group had entrees from the Mexican section of the menu. They were HUGE and delicious. When I asked which quesadilla she'd recommend, our server...More

Thank mamaq2016
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed overnight at the Hotel Viking. We were looking for a place to have lunch within walking distance of our hotel. This restaurant was perfect. Great staff. Nice selection of food on the menu. I had the crab cakes and chowder....More

Thank kathy2214
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

I had chowder and crab cakes, 2 people had Reubens and one burger. It was served quickly and was good. Looks like and Irish pub inside.

Thank cfalz
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Have driven by here for years and loved the outside appearance with lights in the window. The food and drinks were just okay. Typical small pub menu. Nice server though!

Thank Ksullivan4011
Reviewed 7 November 2017

After a great day of sightseeing we wanted a causal place to relax & enjoy a good meal. Started the meal off with a Milky Way drink, which is hot chocolate, Baileys & lots of whipped cream - smashing! Burgers & other causal meals were...More

Thank rightwinger 6
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

The food was very good here and the service was good . it's nothing fancy but a nice place to have a good meal.

Thank Jim1951
Reviewed 1 November 2017

they had various oktoberfest specials and i tried the wienerschnitzel special, which was supposed to be sauted, lightly breaded veal with noodles, red cabbage, and potato cakes. The piece of veal was pounded thin, very thin and they deep fried not sauteed the piece of...More

Thank MikeKman
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I do not foresee a long wait. The place has lots of room inside also.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840-3203
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-846-4660
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