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Washington Square Cafe - CLOSED

22 Washington Sq, Newport, RI 02840-2947
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
17 Mar 2017
“Worst spinach pie i've ever tried”
23 Oct 2016
“indifferent service, unexciting food”
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22 Washington Sq, Newport, RI 02840-2947
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The spinach pie had way too much filling and was soggy because they reheated it in a microwave instead of an oven (everyone in the food businesses should know that you can't heat up spinach pie in the microwave). The taste of the filling itself...More

Thank Kat999399
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I have never been treated more like a tourist than at this place. The service was indifferent. I didn't have the time to send the tasteless omelette back even though I asked for egg whites, which were listed as an option. My friends were served...More

1  Thank SantiagoOttawa
Reviewed 15 October 2016

By far our favorite place to experience the local flare of Newport. This is THE friendliest staff and THE best bang for the buck in this historic city. The menu covers breakfast, lunch and dinner with something for everyone including children so it is a...More

1  Thank tcm5769
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Visiting USA on a tour, people fantastic! Apart from here. Plenty tables available. Young blonde waitress serving. We asked if we could have a specific table..she picked the cutlery up and slammed them down on it, all because we asked to move to that table....More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great coffee. Local flavor. The baked goods are terrific. I love the breakfasts.. The omlets are spicy or mild and all are tasty. Taste of New England for sure.

Thank Locals397
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We stopped at the cafe for lunch on a Saturday - it was our first visit to Newport and it was close to a reenactment we wanted to see. The food was great, especially the chicken salad. The waitress was probably the most unfriendly server...More

Thank iztravelin
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We had an early Saturday morning breakfast. Good food, reasonable prices, great service even though they were busy.

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Great place for breakfast or lunch.Deb is a great waitress.Coffee and pastry is also very good.It is a place that is getting better each year.The locals know all about it and they found it years ago.The name has changed but the food has not changed...More

1  Thank Paula R
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

During our 2 nights in Newport, we had breakfast twice at the Washington Square café. It's difficult in the US to find a place that is not part of a mega foodchain with outlets in every street. The cafe has a great breakfast menu. Eggs...More

Thank mtenbrink
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Had just arrived in Newport after travelling and needed a snack and drink , this café was brilliant , we had a wrap each which was loaded with turkey and salad , delicious. Also coffee refills which was very welcome, a super café with delicious...More

Thank julie f
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  • Address: 22 Washington Sq, Newport, RI 02840-2947
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
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