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El Perrito -Taqueria-

190 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840-6616
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
9 Nov 2016
“Cute, yummy and nice patio!”
18 Sep 2015
“Skip this and head to Perro proper”
Open Now
12:00 - 20:00All hours
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Mexican
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LOCATION
190 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840-6616
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Mexican restaurant in an old house. Funky vibe, great margaritas, awesome patio, secluded but in the midst of it all. Great food!

Thank Jeanette L
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Been here a few times - I would say go to Perro Salado proper rather than this place. Can't say anything "bad" necessarily it's just not the whole experience and the prices arent' cheaper than a real sit down meal. PLUS I think the food...More

Thank jonbellemore
Reviewed 6 December 2014

Dinned here recently for lunch. I had their daily empanada special which was really yummy, I also thought I should try the tacos so I tried a chicken tinga and carnitas. The chicken tinga was a lot drier than I am used to (granted, I...More

Thank Kloe C
Reviewed 25 October 2014

We stopped here for lunch take out and loved our burritos. We had the short rib one and it was delicious. I also had a blood orange fizzy drink that was very good!

Thank bluegigi3
Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

It's a cool little spot to grab lunch. It's inexpensive in my opinion as one of their chicken tacos which is about $3 fills me right up. It is a bit dark and quiet but it's a great environment to get away from the business...More

1  Thank Kayla M
Reviewed 13 April 2014

It's easy to miss this lunch-only taqueria, which sits below street level, but it's definitely worth a trip. While the service was a little slow (the guy working at the counter couldn't even take our order until he finished fixing someone else's food), the food...More

Thank Carol757
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Been by more than once trying to figure if its open or not.... Sometimes dark inside.... Sometimes no peeps... I didn't know one could find or purchase a taco , So Small ..?

Thank Newporter2551
Reviewed 13 October 2013 via mobile

Had the pork n braised beef tacos. They looked good but had no taste after the first bite. Taco bell is better place to eat at. Avocado fries were burnt. I think the just reheated them because we got our food in less then 5...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 August 2013 via mobile

Shrimp and chicken tacos were mouth watering!!! Well worth the money... A little mom and pop shop but very warming

Thank Rubielynn
Reviewed 26 June 2013

El Perrito is on 190 Thames St. Very easy to miss them as they are at ground (garden) level. I would not have spotted them had I not seen a family sitting at their outside counter . They have a menu placed outside which really...More

Thank 1998Traveller
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 20:00
Thursday
12:00 - 20:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840-6616
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
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