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SpeakEasy Bar & Grill

) #53 of 168 Restaurants in Newport €€ - €€€ American, ,
250 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
+1 401-847-3650
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (15 reviews)
“cheese plate” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
250 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in on a Monday in late July - to our delight we discovered that all entrees are two for $35.00 on Mondays and Tuesdays. Breaking my rule to only order seafood when I am near the ocean, I ordered a steak and it was...More

Thank Kathryn A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here pretty late on a Thursday night and were surprised to find great live music and a very fun crowd. The service at the bar was a little slow but it was a busy night with both bachelor and bachelorette parties going...More

Thank Asweet08
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I go to Newport every weekend and not a weekend goes by without stopping at lease once to dine at Speakeasy. Josh and Michele have done an incredible job at managing the place, keep the prices incredibly good, and the food is always excellent. I...More

Thank SeekingNirvana
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Great little place for a burger ,seafood even a steak. Friendly staff with a Homelike vibe. atmosphere.

1  Thank Romberto
Reviewed 19 June 2017

So many choices to eat in Newport. Wanted to try to find someplace we havn't been. The $35 special is actually what got us in the door. Turned out to be a Great deal for some Great food, Good portions, with Great Service ! Best...More

1  Thank corrinesdad
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We vacation every year in Newport and this is one of our favourite restaurants. It's fantastic atmosphere and food works for family, friends and date nights! You've got to try it, you won't be sorry!!!

1  Thank Lori L
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

First day in Rhode Island and I stopped here, I ordered the soft baked pretzels. OMG, those things were so tasteful that I ordered another order of them to take home. I also got the bacon cheeseburger, that burger was top 3 all time of...More

1  Thank Tony G
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Atmosphere is MILLENNIAL driven and a local hangout on Sunday afternoons. Bar is LONG....Had the Lobster Gnocchi which was awesome...all claw meat and tons of mushrooms with grape tomatoes. Thought it would be heavy but it was surprisingly light and well seasoned....no extra salt, pepper...More

1  Thank Doug M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We went for drinks on a Sunday night, and the place had great music and a fun vibe. We stopped in on Monday night, and it was all college student hangout. No music. Meh.

Thank Tautog
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Enjoyed the lobster roll (small buttered roll with lots of lobster), the steak was very good as were the scampi. Service was excellent and prices were good. Downside was the french fries (soggy) but then again.. who needs them! A nice stop, a good vibe.

1  Thank brynulf
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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
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-3650
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