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Panini Grill

186 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6649
+1 401-847-7784
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
24 Apr 2018
“Not great ”
3 Nov 2017
“Excellent place, great location, thanks for not breaking my budget.”
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186 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6649
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

The only reason I stopped in here was i had a buy one get one free coupon and my family needed just something small to hold us over... the guy working tried acting like he didn’t know what the coupon was, but after getting him...More

Thank NJPost99
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

It was great to find this place… It is on the lower level of a building parsley blow the sidewalk so it's easy to miss but make sure you stop in. They have a wide variety of sandwiches and salads. And a nice assortment of...More

Thank Joseph J K
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Do not eat here! Waited 25 minutes for 3 sandwiches at 5pm with only one other group in there. And it was quite clear that they couldn't have cared less. And after that wait, the food wasn't even good.

Thank Melissa O
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great location. Great Service. Offer free delivery to Newport and Middletown. I eat here on a regular basics. Best sandwiches in Newport for sureee!! You do not want to miss it!!

Thank Chuchi1993
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Walking down Thames St, we discovered Panini for Lunch. Good cup of soup each. I had the Italian and my wife the Veggie. The place was packed and everyone said their sandwich was very good. The place is a step down from street level with...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017

Went there for a simple lunch with my family. Took them 45 minutes for a simple panini, and soup! I doubt they were making the soup from scratch so the 45 minutes for the soup blows my mind. People who came after us were served...More

Thank vivvad
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Went here a while back and the guy working in the kitchen was awesome. We ordered a grill chicken italiano sandwich and it was so delicious. Very happy with purchase. Yeah the place aint fancy but who cares when the food is fresh and delicious!

Thank onceinalifelove
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Great place to stop and get something before you hit the highway. You can use the restrooms and grab a snack and drink for the ride. Park in the back of the building for it's only 3.75 an hour instead of the 5 and up!

Thank Carol K
Reviewed 9 January 2017

On a recent trip to Newport, I was looking for something quick and take-out. I found it at the Panini Grill. I had a barbecue chicken panini on wheat bread which came with potato salad. The chicken was very fresh and the sandwich exceeded my...More

Thank travelingwoman45
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The Panini Grill is a simple and non-assuming place. However, the food is very good. I had a meatball panini and my husband had sausage and peppers. We both enjoyed our sandwiches. The Panini Grill is a pleasant spot for soup and sandwiches. It is...More

Thank Louise S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 186 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6649
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-7784
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