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Perro Salado

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
19 Charles St, Newport, RI 02840-2902
+1 401-619-4777
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“sticky ribs” (34 reviews)
“avocado fries” (25 reviews)
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
19 Charles St, Newport, RI 02840-2902
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Perro Salado on a food tour so I really can't comment on a full meal, however I would go there just to have the sticky ribs. They are the most unique and tasty ribs I've ever had - outstanding! We also had...More

Thank TonyC1959
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Perro a couple times!!! The food and drinks are always amazing and the service is always top notch!!! Eileen was my server last time and she was on top of everything!! Drinks were never empty and we didn't wait for anything!!!!...More

Thank jld102682
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked in without a reservation on a busy Saturday night. The hostess could not have been more accommodating. They were able to get us seated quicker than expected. The margaritas were excellent as well as the food. Bartender and waitress were very good. The restaurant...More

Thank Smerch112030
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The food and service here were both excellent. The hostess worked hard to get us seated ASAP. This place gets very busy recommend reservations. The food came in a timely manner and my steak was awesome!!

Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Went for Sunday brunch. Fun menu ideas and drink specials! Great service provided by Emily. The best guacamole around.

Thank jt m
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The unusual setting matches the food. We enjoyed our margaritas, appetizers, entrees, and desert. Nice ribs and street corn.

Thank 1an96dy1
Reviewed 29 December 2017

The space in Perro Salado is small but the Mexican style food is both unforgettable and inexpensive. This is one of our favorite restaurants in Newport. We are always drawn back by the sticky ribs, charred Caesar salad, tacos and sangria. The eclectic atmosphere and...More

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Love the funky, warm, inviting ambiance of this place! The fireplaces are fantastic and add warmth and romance! The food is very good, but the portions are on the small side for the price. The lobster quesadilla is excellent, but doesn’t include any sides.

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Specializes in Mexican food, but so much more. Avocado fries, more like poppers to die for. Lots of interesting and veggie combinations. Will always be back when I'm in the area. And kudos who give friendly service to 3 women, which is often not the...More

Thank PemiNH
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Noticed this place earlier on arrival and lots of lovely smells coming from there tempted us to try to get a table without reservation as arrived this day. We had an upstairs table - quite cosy with lots of table and very noisy for us...More

Thank NottinghamRed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Charles St, Newport, RI 02840-2902
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-4777
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