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Perro Salado

) #27 of 163 Restaurants in Newport $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
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” (13 reviews)
“sticky ribs” (32 reviews)
“avocado fries” (22 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Charles St, Newport, RI 02840-2902
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Reviewed 5 days ago

One of my favorite restaurants we visited on our long New England trip. Food was delicious and not overly priced, service great, ambiance great, Margarita most excellent!! Would defiantly make a point of returning if ever in the area again.

Thank Brandee R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was ok, nothing amazing. Nothing memorable about the meal. If you crave Mexican and a margarita this will do it. But don't expect to me wowed here. If you are walking by and you are craving mexican in downtown Newport this is your place.

Thank Santiago1109
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love the original and delicious food here. And the margaritas! The service is friendly and helpful.

Thank mbo54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let's start with the atmosphere - so warm and inviting. It's quaint decoration and eclectic touch makes it a place you want to be. We ate inside but there is lovely outside seating too. The food is authentic, prepared with care, and really delish. Supportive...More

1  Thank Maureen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed steamed little necks with bacon that were very flavorful as well as the melt off the bone Sticky ribs! I washed my apps down with the Fruta de Passion cocktail that was delicious! Lastly I had the highly recommended short rib tacos. I...More

Thank arnajo
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We had the sticky ribs during out tour and I think I could have easily ate 2 racks of these! We were there in the afternoon so it was quiet but it looks to have a great atmosphere in the evening and have a cool...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I love Perro Salado, and I agree with all the five-star reviews below, and I love the short ribs and the avocado fries and the white bean and kale salad. However, diners should be aware of something that was new to me: two of us...More

2  Thank pthomas156
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

One of our favorite Newport restaurants. Why? Charming location and decor, but more importantly the food and interesting margaritas. Short ribs are delicious and we've never been disappointed in a nightly special. The jalapeño and blood orange margaritas are worth the trip alone. Don't miss...More

Thank KANO1970
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

In a touristy town, loaded with bland-Yankee-sailor-preppy-boring restaurants, Perro Salado packs a punch - and the best kind of punch, possible. Whenever we are in Newport, we make sure we dine at Perro Salado. Food is always, always good. The chef is not shy with...More

Thank Kehsutton
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

As a local I'm always looking for a great food. Perro Salado is my go to place. They never disappoint. Sticky ribs and grilled Caesar salad; both out of this world! Service in the back bar is hospitable and always a pleasant experience. Zack mixes...More

Thank Mimica27
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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