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Smoke House

) #36 of 168 Restaurants in Newport ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Barbecue
31 Scotts Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3061
+1 401-848-9800
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (41 reviews)
“hot wings” (21 reviews)
“fried pickles” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
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31 Scotts Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3061
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Reviewed 2 days ago

When the sky opened up we found our selves at happy hour a mile or so away from where our dinner reservation were. After enjoying drinks there while the storm took a break our bartender recommended The Smoke House as a closer location. The place...More

Thank Fpos9001
Reviewed 3 days ago

Dropped in on our way back to our BnB in the later evening. We had a nacho platter with half chili and half pulled pork. It was just okay. It was a smidge bland and needed a bit more of a bite. A few slices...More

Thank PinkTrixie
Reviewed 3 days ago

Walked past this restaurant while looking for a place to lunch and it smelled amazing. So glad we stopped, the three of us had a fantastic lunch. The hostess didn't seem to know what she was doing or whom to sit first, but our waitress...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Katz D was correct the deviled eggs are good but the service was disappointing. Their were 4 of us and the waitress brought us one water????? Besides that we got the BBQ sampler and asked if they could substitute sausage for the pork wings which...More

Thank aades
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear aades, Sorry to hear about your visit to the Smoke House. That’s not typical of how we usually do things here and I apologize that we let you down. We take a lot of pride in our food and service and never like to...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We got the pulled pork nachos which were very good. The service was very slow and they weren't that busy. We waited over 30 minutes for our appetizer. Will try again based on the food.More

Thank mnswltn
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear mnswltn, Well, we’re glad you enjoyed our pulled pork nachos. However, they taste better when you don’t have to wait that long for them. Sorry about that. We’ll work on getting better at it for the next time you come in. Thanks for the...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came across this place while wandering through Newport. Bar looked mixed and chilled. We sat in the restaurant are for lunch. Food was great, especially the pulled pork. Wait staff really friendly too.

Thank Sam B
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Sam, Glad you wandered on in to our restaurant. We are a great place to mix and chill, plus we have great pulled pork too. Hope you wander on in again. Cheers, Dan L. Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had to visit the Smokehouse to celebrate a recent birthday as it's one of our favorites! They were able to accommodate our large party who enjoyed delicious food and amazing drinks! If you're looking for a casual spot perfect for people watching in Newport,...More

Thank NEJaxxTravels
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

You're welcome NEJaxxTravels! We like when people celebrate birthdays with us. Makes it even more festive in here. Glad you enjoyed and we agree with you about the Dark & Stormys too, although we say best in Rhode Island. We appreciate the review and look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The most tender ribs and half chicken. Great flavor and cooked to perfection. We had wonderful service from our waitress, Hannah. I would definitely recommend this restaurant!

Thank Donna S
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Donna, Thanks for the kind words and we appreciate the recommendation. We agree - Hannah is pretty wonderful! Hope we see you again soon. Cheers, Dan L. Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Apps were great got deviled eggs, chicken wings, thank God we prdered apps becahse our food took 1 hour to come out. Got ribs soo dry could not even eat them, cole slaw no flavor, same with mac and cheese. Service was slowMore

Thank Katz D
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Katz, Glad you liked the chicken wings and deviled eggs. Sorry to hear that the rest of your meal wasn't up to par. That's not the typical Smoke House experience. We will share your feedback with the culinary team so we can take the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After checking out menu after menu this seemed more down to earth than a lot of other places near the wharfs. Pulled pork sandwich was good my husband ordered the lobster roll and thought it would be hot but it was cold. It wasn't specified...More

Thank Amy D
Dan L, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Amy, Glad you enjoyed! Sorry for any confusion on the Lobster Roll - I imagine that would be a disappointment if you were expecting something else. I'll pass along the feedback to our team. Hope you can join us again. Cheers, Dan L. Guest Relations...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Scotts Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3061
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-848-9800
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