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Wilcox Tavern - CLOSED

5153 Old Post Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813-1833
+1 401-322-1829
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible3%
1 week ago
“Reopened under new ownership”
4 days ago
“Newly reopened under Mia's management”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pub
5153 Old Post Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813-1833
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Less than 2 miles from our house this has become a favorite. Food is consistently good, wait staff are efficient and friendly and the atmosphere relaxing (the fireplace in the pub is now operational, with upholstered furniture for true comfort). Adequate selection of local beers...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had not been since they reopened this fall. The decor is pretty much the same as it was years ago. The food is ok, not bad but not great. They are trying! Service was very good but we felt a little rushed. Saturday night...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Charlestown staple closed just as I was moving into town(something I said?) and recently reopened. Took my wife there for our anniversary to check it out and was glad I did. Prime rib was great as was lava cake and lemon Chelo cake. Wilcox...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful restaurant with a moderately priced meals and above priced drinks. Of the three cocktails delivered to our table (two martinis and a Manhattan) not one was finished. The drinks were undrinkable and served unvarnished. The chipano was served less less than warm. The...More

Thank AJS00
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The tavern had been closed for a couple of years. Reopens recently with a new owner and it’s great. Best prime rib I’ve had in a long time. The QUALITY of the beef was excellent and done the way we ordered. Very tender and flavorful....More

Thank Roland L
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is going to be my new go to place for sure. Wonderful menu, bar, service, staff and you just cannot beat the ambiance of the old farmhouse. I was told when winter comes, there will be a fire in the beautiful old fireplace and...More

Thank ReneBene
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Our party of 7 went to the newly renovated and opened Tavern several weeks ago. One of the party had heard they were open again. We made reservations, and when we arrived, we were seated promptly. We went around 5:30, and by the time we...More

Thank spurgirl3
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Great place but they are now closed. So Sad. Food was great and the also had live entertainment. For sale . Hopefully some one with buy and reopen it.

2  Thank Sudsy1313
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I've eaten here a few times. Their salads and prime rib are excellent! They did not reopen the fall of 2014 and the building remains closed and is listed for sale.

Thank Ella M
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Food was good, service was ok. Was not busy so not sure why everything took so long. Had to ask for things multiple times.

Thank 1ChooseyDiner
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5153 Old Post Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813-1833
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-322-1829
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