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Tweet's Balzanos Family Restaurant - CLOSED

180 Mount Hope Ave, Bristol, RI 02809-3554
+1 401-253-9811
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible17%
3 Nov 2015
“A RI Tradition”
29 Sep 2014
“Just ok seafood and Italian fare.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
180 Mount Hope Ave, Bristol, RI 02809-3554
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Reviewed 3 November 2015

Tweets is a family owned and run restaurant which has been in Bristol, RI, a quaint waterside town, forever...50+ years. It is not waterfront, but rather in an unassuming one story brick building. You go to Tweets for the food, not the ambiance. And the...More

Thank Dodger29
Reviewed 30 September 2014

It had been 10 years since I had been to Tweets. We went on a midweek day and it was not crowded. We wanted a booth and so waited maybe 10 minutes. The menue appered the same as our last visit. My wife was disappointed...More

1  Thank mike m
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Have been going here for many years. Prices are good. Food ok. Little change from years ago. The antipasto was ok, the seafood pasta was ok but not seasoned well, lobster was lacking. Hardly any meat. I mentioned it to the server even though I...More

Thank Arline M
Reviewed 24 September 2013

The people who write lousy reviews about Tweet's must be on serious drugs! The bottom line here is that you get good food for a great price, with plenty left over for tomorrow's dinner. My friend and I had littlenecks on the half shell and...More

Thank ItalianLady2013
Reviewed 19 August 2013 via mobile

Go with the Tweets special in red and get enough to take some home because you are going to want to! Start with the clams zuppa. They are a spicy delight and go perfectly with the tweets red.

Thank lou k
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Years ago, Tweet's was an establishment in Bristol, RI. The old man ran a restaurant that served the best in pasta and seafood cuisine. Large portions, grand atmosphere and inexpensive prices. They could not be beat. They ruled for quite a while. Then the old...More

3  Thank Riker1alpha
Reviewed 2 August 2013 via mobile

I'm a local and should have known better, but I came here as a foursome on someone else's request. I've worked in restaurants for 17 years so I won't harp on the diner like service you get here its just ok. The food... Is pricey...More

2  Thank SecretHungryHippo
Reviewed 12 May 2013

Interested in a restaurant that serves good food in a friendly, family way? Tweet's Balzanos Family Restaurant is the place to go. It’s located on a side street in Bristol, Rhode Island not far from Providence or Newport. What ever your pleasure – birthdays, anniversaries,...More

Thank DrivenMeg
Reviewed 9 May 2013

We stop here after the Bristol Fourth of July parade. Submariners take pride in our country's history and we love good food and lots of it. Don't forget to leave room for dessert.

Thank Bubblehead_10
Reviewed 29 December 2012

Nothing more to say then I have been coming with my family for years and we love it here and we will be back for sure

Thank MaryEllen8458
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Mount Hope Ave, Bristol, RI 02809-3554
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 401-253-9811
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