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22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille

Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
+1 401-841-8884
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

We were walk-ins for dinner at this restaurant on our recent trip to Newport. This was one of the best restaurants we ate in on our vacation! We ate upstairs and had a great view of the wharf and water. My son's steak was so...More

Thank kristinmwilcox
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Dear kristinmwilcox, Thank you for choosing to dine with us at 22 Bowen's on your recent trip to Newport and for your very kind five-star review! I am thrilled to read about your experience here and to know that your entire family enjoyed their selections...More

Reviewed 6 August 2016

went to newport. had excellent appetizers and lobster roll . greatservice and sat right on the water

Thank jan489
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Dear jan489, Thank you for dining with us and for your nice compliments on 22 Bowen's! I appreciate your words on our food and service and hope you will consider a meal with us again in the future. Thank you again! Sincerely, Kim

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Cheeseburger was fantastic. We sat upstairs for lunch. It overlooks the marina and you can watch the sailboats come and go. Very nice relaxing lunch. Would definitely recommend it. Seemed like it would be great for dinner too.More

Thank ucfmattp
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Dear ucfmattp, Thank you very much for dining at 22 Bowen's and for taking a moment to post your 5-star review. I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your lunch on our upstairs deck- it is indeed a wonderful place to enjoy the wharf!...More

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This is our second time having dinner here. Everything is great from the location to the scenery, the staff, food and drinks! Always a great experience!More

Thank Sassyhalloran
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Dear Sassyhalloran, Thank you very much for your kind remarks on 22 Bowen's and for awarding us a five-star review. I appreciate your words very much as well as your repeated patronage. That is truly the ultimate compliment! I hope you will consider dining with...More

Reviewed 4 August 2016

Very upscale, excellent service, the entire menue is incredible. We spend a few weeks every year in Newport and 22 Bowen is on our must visit list. Seafood is my favorite and they do everything very well. If available Tuna is my go to dish...More

Thank TravelandExplore2016
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Dear TravelandExplore2016, Thank you so very much for your generous review and for your long-time patronage! I appreciate your applause to our chef and service staff so much and your nod to our ambiance as well. I will be sure to pass along your words...More

Reviewed 3 August 2016

My significant other made dinner plans at this restaurant as a surprise for my birthday.The atmosphere was truly amazing located just a few feet away from the Newport Harbor. The food offerings include steaks, chops and New England seafood and lobster, as well as a...More

Thank randy w
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Dear Randy, Thank you for your gracious review and wonderful description of your meal at 22 Bowen's. I am thrilled you dined with us for your birthday celebration and that you were pleased from start to finish! I will be sure to let Michael know...More

Reviewed 3 August 2016

From the moment you walk in the service from the staff is excellent. The food was prepared perfectly and presented in a fashion that demonstrated why they are in the restaurant business.More

Thank maxel16
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Dear Maxel16, Thank you for your generous review and compliments on 22 Bowen's. I appreciate your words on our food and service and I will be sure to share them with the rest of the team. I know that will enjoy your remarks as much...More

Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The chef needs to work on his salads, they were taste less. The 22 burger is nice. If your child wants to order a children menu, think twice before ordering the paste. Unless your child loves cheese over paste, we could find any of the...More

Thank Bas V
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Dear Bas V, I'm very sorry to hear you did not thoroughly enjoy your meal at 22 Bowen's and were disappointed in the salad and children's pasta. Please consider calling me at the restaurant (401-841-8884) so that I can learn more about your visit with...More

Reviewed 1 August 2016

We had a reservation and arrived early. We noticed many tables were vacant and we asked to be seated earlier. Both hosts would not accommodate us. As a result, we were almost the last to leave the restaurant. We were seated at the table that...More

1  Thank Marian F
Reviewed 31 July 2016

ok, let me be very honest- went to 2 places miles away, thought we needed to get out of the tourist path......they played out poorly, getting late, getting hungry so opted for the any port in a storm- however, turned out really great. Out waiter...More

Thank coanetinc
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Dear coanetinc, Thank you for your very nice review of 22 Bowen's and awarding us a five-star rating! I'm so glad we were able to turn around what was evolving into a frustrating time for you and your family and that your experience with us...More

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Lisette D
5 April 2017|
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Response from 26.2er | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they will have a Mother's Day brunch. Best to reserve now as that time of year things are very busy in Newport RI.
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lindafromNJ
27 March 2017|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Very short walk
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lindafromNJ
15 March 2017|
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Response from JKCHAMA | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would imagine so. There are two levels for dining. Do make sure to make reservations though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
    (America)
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-841-8884
  • E-mail
Description
Located amidst bustling Bowen’s Wharf in the heart of downtown Newport, 22 Bowen’s Wine Bar & Grille is a world-class steakhouse serving USDA Prime beef, New England's finest seafood, and is complemented by an award-winning wine list. We look forward to having you experience one of Newport’s best.
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