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The Gas Lamp Grille

206 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6616
+1 401-845-9300
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (32 reviews)
“steak tips” (10 reviews)
“wasabi tuna” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
206 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6616
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1 - 10 of 276 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped in for lunch on a Saturday afternoon, lured in by a placard outside announcing $10 lunch specials including sliders, which turned out to “not apply” during the weekends.(Quick question — why display it and why give us the “special menu” when we were...More

Thank Marlene K
Reviewed 1 week ago

went for dinner with my husband and grandson, the steak tips were excellent. The waitress was accommodating as they were out of meatballs for the kids pasta and meatballs, so she added chicken tenders as a replacement and both were excellent.

Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here 2 times for our daughter's wedding weekend mid October with LARGE GROUPS!!! They were so accommodating!!! The minute we walked in Lillie the hostess greeted us warmly! She actually remembered me when we walked in 3 days later to watch the Vikings...More

Thank sadieh923
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in based on the posted menu and were not disappointed. I had the steak tips and they were yummy and cooked as ordered. The side included roasted fingerling potatoes and carrots. Both sides had abundant portions and were a nice compliment to the steak...More

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch - not busy at all - only 3 tables were seated. Our server was Brittney (sp?) and she did a good job. I had two ginger jalapeño mojitos which were very good. Calamari for an appetizer was very tasty. Salad...More

Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Went in to watch the Yankees and have something to eat. Ordered calamari and loaded nachos which were absolutely amazing. The portions were huge and the service was great. Now if only the Yankees won.

Thank Kmnessler
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Had a Lobster caeser salad and a Lobster salad roll with a couple of soft drinks. Bill came to over $80.!!!! Was unsure if being ripped off as they knew we were tourist or just a general rip off. Food quality was at best mediocre,...More

Thank 597neil
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This restaurant was a lucky find. My husband and I had just finished up a bike tour of Newport and were kind of tired and famished, so we didn't want to walk too far (or into the maw of the cruise tourists) to find a...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I have never had a lobster roll. Figured I would try 1 while visiting the area. NOT good. Plus $27 for the smallest sandwich. Friends with us ordered mac n cheese with lobster and brownie desert. Their bill came to $46.00. No drinks but water....More

Thank dcnnd
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I love it! I simply love it, the food is beyond great and it is not expensive! I went there as much as possible plus Mexican wine, lovely!

Thank Olga C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6616
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-845-9300
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