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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” (26 reviews)
“guacamole” (79 reviews)
“burrito” (48 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
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1 - 10 of 522 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We've come here several times and I almost always go back to the fish tacos. My husband and kids have had their burritos, which are really good too. However, you can't beat their fish tacos!! I also love their Spicy Paloma cocktail.

Thank Chelsea E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch with the kids one day and the food was ok. The tacos and quesadillas were good. We ordered a few cocktails and they were not very good. We came back a few days later in the evening to give the cocktails a...More

Thank Cynthia V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent margaritas, made fresh without mixes. Food was excellent and our server Meghan was the best. Good solid Mexican food with great drinks.

Thank kregertony
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a complete disaster. Never have I experienced such terrible service. Our dinner came with our appetizer. Our drinks did not come till we were done eating.... not even water!! My two year old son had nothing to drink with his dinner and...More

Thank amvm99
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I felt like I was transpodted back to San Diego where you can get the real deal. Someone taught these guys how to do it and makde sure the right ingredients were on hand. You get a big, double-handful of goodness. The retail side offers...More

Thank donoat
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Stop in for a quick app and a cocktail at the bar or sit for lunch or dinner and enjoy a pitcher of margaritas or sangria. Good Stuff, Yes Sir!

Thank chinnamann
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The food is really good - inventive dishes and a menu that surprised me with their range of ingredients. Even things like the Chilaquiles weren't your typical soggy 3-chip Chilaquiles - they were a mountain of deliciousness. They even make their own hot sauce which...More

Thank Ajr484
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I ate at Diego’s while in Newport for the marathon and I couldn’t have been more pleased. We had a pitcher margarita and guacamole to start; For entrees I had the barbacoa burrito and my boyfriend had the California burrito. The ingredients...More

Thank Mary J
Reviewed 11 November 2017

On a miserable, rainy night we headed off into Newport for dinner and came across Diegos. It looked lively and was busy with people. This is not fine dining, but if you want a tasty Mexican meal, then this is great. We had the most...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We were told by many to check out Diegos. We happened to be in Newport for restaurant week. I opted to order the barbacoa burrito and it was awesome. My wife chose to order off of the restaurant week menu. She had the mussles and...More

Thank Teeel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
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
  • E-mail
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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