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Griswolds Tavern

££ - £££American, ,
103 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840-3203
+1 401-846-4660
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good37%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“burgers” (8 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
103 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840-3203
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had chowder and crab cakes, 2 people had Reubens and one burger. It was served quickly and was good. Looks like and Irish pub inside.

Thank cfalz
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Have driven by here for years and loved the outside appearance with lights in the window. The food and drinks were just okay. Typical small pub menu. Nice server though!

Thank Ksullivan4011
Reviewed 7 November 2017

After a great day of sightseeing we wanted a causal place to relax & enjoy a good meal. Started the meal off with a Milky Way drink, which is hot chocolate, Baileys & lots of whipped cream - smashing! Burgers & other causal meals were...More

Thank rightwinger 6
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

The food was very good here and the service was good . it's nothing fancy but a nice place to have a good meal.

Thank Jim1951
Reviewed 1 November 2017

they had various oktoberfest specials and i tried the wienerschnitzel special, which was supposed to be sauted, lightly breaded veal with noodles, red cabbage, and potato cakes. The piece of veal was pounded thin, very thin and they deep fried not sauteed the piece of...More

Thank MikeKman
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We had originally wanted to eat at Jo's American Bistro - but the waitress told us that the only tables she had were near the live music and very noisy. I asked how noisy and she showed us. I wonder why restaurants have live music...More

Thank johnGerrardsCross
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I attempted to eat at this restaurant 3 times in September - October 2017. I was staying at the Viking Hotel and it was a block away with windows open to the sidewalk with a nicely shaped bar. The first time I was solo, the...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017

You get a sense of an Old Time Tavern atmosphere. Each item ordered was more food than we could handle. The pricing was moderate. Service was fast and the food was great! An expansive beer/wine list to accommodate any request. They were also able to...More

Thank Giaconucci
Reviewed 18 October 2017

typical pub fare with many options. We like baseball and the restaurant definitely does too!! Food was good, pub fare, great service

Thank Messina29786
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

My son and I went there after his football game for a quick bite. After being seated we were asked what we wanted to drink. We gave our order and several minutes later the waitress returned and said the owner didn't want us served until...More

Thank Stephen J K
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I do not foresee a long wait. The place has lots of room inside also.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840-3203
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-846-4660
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