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SpeakEasy Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
250 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
+1 401-847-3650
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“burger” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
250 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

My sister's and I had a lovely dinner and our server was awesome. At 10 pm the band set up and we were on our own as far as ordering our own drinks at the bar even though we did she a female employee getting...More

Thank vicki n
Reviewed 23 December 2017

I have enjoyed going here, every time that I'm in Newport, and it never gets old. The food is great, and the staff is fantastic. My only complaint is that is is very dark in there at night. I thought that I had lost my...More

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

At last minute we changed from original restaurant to Speakeasy and what a pleasant surprise. Cute inside with wide plank floors candles on tables. It was a little loud but no problem hearing each other at the table, college football on so fun crowd. Everyone...More

Thank ahurley2017
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We had a group of 16 of us for lunch on Black Friday. We were glad to find a place that would take us at the last minute and this worked out. Parking in the vicinity of this restaurant is VERY difficult on a shopping...More

Thank Jeanette E
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We initially were going to another restaurant in Newport (had a gift card), but couldn't get a table as we didn't have a reservation. We walked by the Speakeasy, and decided to give it a try. Sure glad we did!!!! We got two appetizers, mac...More

Thank rsm19699
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The restaurant was a little dark and noisy. The noise mainly from the bar area with a Baseball game on TV. The unusual dish was termed short ribs, when it came it was nothing like I expected but it was a very nice dish

Thank DavidManchester107
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Walking by deciding where to eat we saw an empty table on their small outdoor patio and decided to give it a try. I had a sangria which was ok but for my meal I ordered one of the specials, butternut squash ravioli which was...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here in more like a bar setting. The place was quite busy so we were resorted to sitting at a high top table. The menu selections are diverse and prices are reasonable. What we ordered was good but nothing to rave about. If...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Stopped by for lunch on a rainy day. Good bar food. Butter lobster roll was very good. Lobster meat was tender and sweet.

Thank thedonnellygirls
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We stopped in after going to the Boat Show. We were told there was seating on the patio and once we got there with the host, he realized there were people sitting at the table he was taking us to. So we ended up sitting...More

Thank 783m783
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Debra F
12 August 2016|
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Response from Dbodemann | Reviewed this property |
I now have adult children (21+) who love this place. I do not recall seeing a children's menu. They do have awesome burgers. If the children were perhaps tweens, and not going to late, I feel it would be ok, but it has a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-3650
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