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Panini Grill

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186 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6649
+1 401-847-7784
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10:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 before us, when we asked why it was taking so long, all we got was... More 

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Thank vivvad
East Coast
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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!

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Thank onceinalifelove
Westminster, Massachusetts
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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!

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Thank Carol K
Boston, Massachusetts
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76 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 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 expectations for food prepared quickly. I also tried clam chowder which was good. The atmosphere... More 

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Thank travelingwoman45
Easton
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59 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 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 and ideal place for a nice lunch.

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Thank Louise S
Glen Burnie, Maryland, United States
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We were just looking for something quick to eat (counter service), and me being vegetarian, this place was ideal. Bonus for me: they have geeky decor! Star Wars stuff hidden all over, I love that sort of thing. And a couple veggie panini options for me, plus soups. Yum! Really pleased we stumbled into this little cafe!

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Thank Heather S
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Really Really Good Food!! We stop here every time we visit Newport. They always have good soups listed and delicious paninis, of course.

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Thank Jaque R
PA
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Our lunch stop for our day in Newport. Paninis my husband and I had were very good, fresh bread and good flavor. Hit the spot for a hungry tourist on the move. Service a little slow but they were busy.

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Thank PAGoldwing
Boston, Massachusetts
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129 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Big menu, of many different types of sandwiches to choose from. You can also pick your bread choice for each sandwich. Sandwiches are rather small, and are brought to your table. There are many selections of chips to help fill the gap but I wish that the sandwiches were about 50% larger.

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Thank Benjamin I
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Just walking up Thames Street, we saw this grill with Panini and soup. We stopped in to have lunch. Quaint little place, that was clean. Very friendly staff, great customer service. We ordered, food took a decent amount time was served hot and it was delicious. Quick lunch, fresh bread, quiet place.....stop here at Panini Grill.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
10:30 - 21:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?