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Franklin Spa

229 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6826
+1 401-847-3540
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“pancakes” (19 reviews)
“maple pecan” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
229 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6826
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a quaint diner/restaurant where it feels like everyone "knows your name". Typical diner fare but with a New England Waterfront feel. I had their version of eggs benedict served on/over gluten free bread. You had the hollandaise sauce covering the eggs and chunks...More

Thank mgargiles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday morning it is definitely "the place"... and I wonder why. Extra busy, service slow because waitresses too busy, uncomfortable seating and little space, regular food quality and menu (nothing out of the ordinary )... they accept CASH ONLY and do not give receipts 😳🙃...More

Thank caicoscolors
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast and were impressed with the menu options (plenty of choices for sweet, savory and healthy) The breakfast sandwich was great as well as the banana pancakes. We also tried the grilled muffin and that was delicious. The waitstaff was attentive...More

Thank Trayw4
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We stopped here as soon as it opened on Sunday morning. One of the few places that opens before 7:00 - thank you!!! We were the only ones there. Waitress was so accommodating and all of their baked goods are made from scratch. Has an...More

Thank kk1249
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This breakfast was so amazing. The menu had something for everyone. From sweet breakfast food to savory to brunch to everything in between. Excellent place would come back again and again

Thank Brianna C
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

When I first walked into the restaurant, the waitress seemed too busy chatting with the cook to acknowledge I was there. I asked if I could seat myself. The service went on like that, very disinterested and unresponsive except to throw passive aggressive comments and...More

1  Thank Rory D
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I had a veggie egg white omelet, my partner had spinach florentine and both were great. The coffee was good the service was efficient and kind. Quaint location with the local diner feel to it.

Thank jarrad251
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Fun old fashioned place for breakfast. Reasonably priced and good service. Pecan pancakes were delicious! Quick and easy place so you can get on with your day.

Thank mgpc1
Reviewed 19 July 2017

run here for breakfast everyday. 100% the best breakfast food ever... don't eat anywhere else... love it here !

Thank Howie Z
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I almost don't want to share as i would hate to see this place get over run with tourists. Delicious food. Friendly staff.

Thank Reggie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6826
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-3540
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