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Scratch

88 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2750
+1 401-849-4782
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (13 reviews)
“grilled cheese” (19 reviews)
“frittata” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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88 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2750
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is an excellent soup and sandwich joint. Went on a Sunday, they close at 3pm. There is limited seating inside and out. The food menu is great and fresh. Had the chicken and waffle sandwich which was very tasty.

Thank EatLoveTravelWithKid
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Picked this spot off of the TripAdvisor recommendations list and wasn't disappointed. Their frittata encased in a grilled cheese sandwich is pure genius. The only drawback to this place is their hot tea selection - its pretty terrible. We were offered a selection of herbal...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We found this place on the last day of our trip in Newport...wish we had found it sooner! Smaller space and funky vibe, clearly staffed with people that know what they’re doing. We wanted breakfast sandwiches to go, so we placed our order and waited...More

Thank cruns77
Reviewed 12 August 2018

On advice from a friend we went to Scratch for a late breakfast. Their menu says that you can order their entire menu at any time, so we pushed breakfast aside and had their famous grilled cheeses instead. AMAZING! Truly! We had the Cubano, the...More

Thank SART91
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Very small.. stopped for lunch - had soup - 1/2 sandwich (mushroom bisque - grilled cheese - many to choose from) side of potatoes - a soft drink and a cookie - all for 12.00. My son had a breakfast burrito that he was craving...More

Thank LeonaMass
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We picked up sandwiches here for a bike trip around Mewport and enjoyed them so much we went back for lunch the next day. If we hadn’t had breakfast at our hotel, we would have come for breakfast, too.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 7 July 2018

A great variety of different types of grilled cheese sandwiches and hot soup from scratch. Service was GREAT! When we first walked in we couldn't tell if you order at the counter and then sit or if it was sit down. Turned out you it...More

Thank Imtigger215
Reviewed 27 April 2018

So I was a little put off by the unfriendly wait staff, maybe it was just a bad day as other reviewers said they found them friendly. Also, they seemed a little miffed that we were overwhelmed by the extensive menu on the walls (3...More

2  Thank RIred02842
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We got a to go order of portabella wrap, tuna wrap and pickle fries but they got our order wrong and got a chicken curry wrap instead of the tuna wrap.. everything was good but next time we’ll check our order before leaving the place...More

Thank Charm2003
Reviewed 5 March 2018

My son and I had lunch here the other day. I had the French dip sandwich and he had the reuben. We also tried the tater tots, they were interesting but not a favorite. The French Dip sandwich was very good, the reuben was prepared...More

Thank Kimberly O
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2750
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-849-4782
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