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DeWolf Tavern

259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
+1 401-254-2005
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
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Reviewed 26 July 2014

My husband and I dine at DeWolf frequently and have never been disappointed. Chef Sai's menu is perfectly created each season; the service is always top notch; and their wine selection is superb! I've tried quite a few items on the menu but the Seafood...More

Thank ADPeters10
Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

I tried this place a year or so ago with my fiance and we're not impressed at all with the food or service both were not good at all. Last month my sister was in town and we decided to try their breakfast. We were...More

Thank Alana G
Sondra S, Manager at DeWolf Tavern, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, As always, we appreciate all feedback allowing us to correct the unfortunate oversights you experienced during your last visit to DeWolf Tavern. I respectfully ask for a little more information. Do you recall the date of your visit? By furnishing that information,...More

Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

DeWolf Tavern is one of my favorite places in Rhode Island's East Bay. I admire Sai Viswanath (chef) and his hardworking staff. They have a passion for what they do, and it shows. Below are a few things that I learned and would like to...More

3  Thank Shopgirl259
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Yes I do. For those of us who delight in unique culinary experiences and are not afraid to try something new have found an oasis at Dewolf tavern in Bristol. The elegant culinary fusion that Chef Sai has so masterfully created provides you with an...More

2  Thank DrSgash
Reviewed 19 June 2014

The good: Beautiful waterfront location, lovely outdoor seating right on the water available. Inside is beautiful as well with cozy, updated furnishings, wood and a fireplace. Mashed potatoes are made with real potatoes, not instant. The bad: I can get Indian food anywhere. I certainly...More

1  Thank cupcake3
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Terrible service and long wait for food. One person sent back her food and refused to order something else before it took to long for the first order to be served. My lobster salad sandwich only had about a tablespoon of lobster, and I doubt...More

2  Thank gailjan
Reviewed 30 May 2014

We have friends that go here for every event. It is very good, but very expensive. Not my husband's favorite!!

1  Thank nanbillf
Reviewed 29 May 2014 via mobile

I love the bar at DeWolf Tavern! Great atmosphere and vibe. I offer meet froends for a drink eat at the bar. Mondays are oyster nights with oysters at $1 and a huge assortment available to choose from. Food is good and appropriately priced for...More

1  Thank Keith M
Reviewed 29 May 2014

I would recomend the tavern to evryone who can afford it. The food was very good along with the service.

2  Thank OwensAdventures12
Reviewed 26 May 2014

We went for a birthday dinner -- our son's first choice. Service was sub-par, server was not attentive and argumentative when requesting a sharper knife. We were never served a bread basket ( which I now know we should have asked for). My husband's dinner...More

1  Thank luvtravel43
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 401-254-2005
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DeWolf Tavern serves Contemporary American Cuisine in a beautifully situated, historically renovated stone warehouse, located on the Thames Street Landing waterfront in the heart of downtown Bristol, Rhode Island. Our guests can enjoy the bay breeze with cooling cocktails on our casual patio, come inside for a glass of wine and a light meal in our downstairs Tavern or head upstairs to enjoy the view and fireplace with a bottle of fine wine and a special meal prepared by Chef Sai Viswanath. Open Seven Days a Week.

Breakfast: Friday to Sunday 7am to 11:00am
Full Menu: 11:30 am-10:30pm Monday through Saturday
Sunday 11:30am-9:30pm