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$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
11 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
+1 401-619-2640
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“guacamole” (78 reviews)
“burrito” (47 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
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1 - 10 of 504 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a full Saturday in Newport my wife and I decided that some good Mexican food would be a great way to close out the day. We wanted to try Diego’s for a while so we tried to make reservations earlier in the week but...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate lunch here on a busy Saturday. Waited about 30' for a table but could stroll around the Bowen's wharf shopping area because the restaurant texted when table ready. Restaurant has tables tucked into nooks and crannies both upstairs and downstairs. Tables were very close...More

Thank sjc43
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't been here in a few years, and I remember it being good, so stopped here late on a Saturday. We were seated quickly and ordered appetizers and drinks. The upgrade margarita was severely deficient in tequila - it tasted like lime-ade. The red...More

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on Saturday and enjoyed it despite pretty much everyone else being beneath the age of 30 and therefore about 20 years younger than us. Service was uber friendly right from the start and the place had a real warmth about it. Food...More

Thank Swindoneric
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This place looked appealing from the outside and also appeared to be popular which made us want to check it out. Also the menu seemed good. Came here on a Thursday night and sat at the bar. Service was fast, the bartenders were busy and...More

Thank Vjay S
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is the spot you definitely want to visit if you enjoy good food, a really cool view and cool drinks then Diegos is the place!!! My wife and I really enjoy Mexican food to an extent that we have even driven a hour for...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We were a party of 4 and stopped by for a quick drink and some nachos and fresh guacamole. We had eaten there before and enjoyed it in the past. We were greeted by an underage girl who directed us to seat ourselves near the...More

Thank Boston_Billy
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We ordered from one waitress.. Two tequila flights and nachos to start. Then ordered our food. After about 15 minutes we asked about the tequila ( if we should order something else) and nachos. She said the drinks were taking so long because they had...More

Thank michael_clarkeNYC
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The food here is outstanding! For the first time, my family finished an entire plate of nachos! As the title of my review states, I ordered the best burrito I've ever had--and I take my Mexican food very seriously. The menu states that you should...More

1  Thank Marie3677
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our lunch at this restaurant. It is on the wharf so the atmosphere is loud and exciting. The seafood guacamole and the fish tacos were fantastic.

1  Thank harleygirl64
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-2640
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Diegos is a casual Mexican Restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. Open year round for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Family owned restaurant that sits on Bowens Wharf next to shopping and hotels. Reservations and walk ins always welcome!
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