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SpeakEasy Bar & Grill

€€ - €€€American, ,
250 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6304
+1 401-847-3650
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“burger” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
250 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6304
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I went to the Speakeasy twice. Once was on a Monday evening where they had a special on when ordering two entrees. I had the lobster roll and a steak. Being a southerner I was not sure exactly what a lobster roll was. Granted I...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had gone on a weekend away to celebrate our anniversary and stopped in here for a cocktail. After looking at the menu we couldn’t resist to place an order. We had a quahog with was delicious. For our Entree, my husband got the special...More

Thank Saragirl123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a quick drink and some chicken wings. The place has a good atmosphere and was quite busy in the weekend.

Thank irina j
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

A cool bar at the center of newport good vibes, sport games and music after 10 sometimes gets abit loud so if you like loud its the place for you

Thank John G
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

My sister's and I had a lovely dinner and our server was awesome. At 10 pm the band set up and we were on our own as far as ordering our own drinks at the bar even though we did she a female employee getting...More

Thank vicki n
Reviewed 23 December 2017

I have enjoyed going here, every time that I'm in Newport, and it never gets old. The food is great, and the staff is fantastic. My only complaint is that is is very dark in there at night. I thought that I had lost my...More

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

At last minute we changed from original restaurant to Speakeasy and what a pleasant surprise. Cute inside with wide plank floors candles on tables. It was a little loud but no problem hearing each other at the table, college football on so fun crowd. Everyone...More

Thank ahurley2017
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We had a group of 16 of us for lunch on Black Friday. We were glad to find a place that would take us at the last minute and this worked out. Parking in the vicinity of this restaurant is VERY difficult on a shopping...More

Thank Jeanette E
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We initially were going to another restaurant in Newport (had a gift card), but couldn't get a table as we didn't have a reservation. We walked by the Speakeasy, and decided to give it a try. Sure glad we did!!!! We got two appetizers, mac...More

Thank rsm19699
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The restaurant was a little dark and noisy. The noise mainly from the bar area with a Baseball game on TV. The unusual dish was termed short ribs, when it came it was nothing like I expected but it was a very nice dish

Thank DavidManchester107
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Debra F
11 August 2016|
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Response from Dbodemann | Reviewed this property |
I now have adult children (21+) who love this place. I do not recall seeing a children's menu. They do have awesome burgers. If the children were perhaps tweens, and not going to late, I feel it would be ok, but it has a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6304
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-3650
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