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SpeakEasy Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
250 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
+1 401-847-3650
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
250 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We initially were going to another restaurant in Newport (had a gift card), but couldn't get a table as we didn't have a reservation. We walked by the Speakeasy, and decided to give it a try. Sure glad we did!!!! We got two appetizers, mac...More

Thank rsm19699
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant was a little dark and noisy. The noise mainly from the bar area with a Baseball game on TV. The unusual dish was termed short ribs, when it came it was nothing like I expected but it was a very nice dish

Thank DavidManchester107
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Walking by deciding where to eat we saw an empty table on their small outdoor patio and decided to give it a try. I had a sangria which was ok but for my meal I ordered one of the specials, butternut squash ravioli which was...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here in more like a bar setting. The place was quite busy so we were resorted to sitting at a high top table. The menu selections are diverse and prices are reasonable. What we ordered was good but nothing to rave about. If...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Stopped by for lunch on a rainy day. Good bar food. Butter lobster roll was very good. Lobster meat was tender and sweet.

Thank thedonnellygirls
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We stopped in after going to the Boat Show. We were told there was seating on the patio and once we got there with the host, he realized there were people sitting at the table he was taking us to. So we ended up sitting...More

Thank 783m783
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is a cute place with a nice view. We sat in the outside area. Being vegan, I asked for two things to not be on my bean burger, but asked for avocado instead. "That's $2 extra" she said. Okay. My boyfriend wanted a side...More

Thank ddallas1969
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful open air resturant. We had no reservations but we were seated right away. It was Very busy but we got an outdoor table. Staff was very attentive and got our drinks quickly. We ordered appetizers that were delicious and served quickly. Our entrees were...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We ate lunch here and we're pleased with our meal. We ordered sandwiches which came with fries. Yummy! The atmosphere was pleasant although it's a little dark inside.

Thank Trayw4
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Was a nice place. A little on the dark side. Typical local bar. The Bermuda fish chowder hit the spot.

Thank dparent
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Debra F
11 August 2016|
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Response from Dbodemann | Reviewed this property |
I now have adult children (21+) who love this place. I do not recall seeing a children's menu. They do have awesome burgers. If the children were perhaps tweens, and not going to late, I feel it would be ok, but it has a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-3650
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