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Franklin Spa

229 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6826
+1 401-847-3540
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (14 reviews)
“maple pecan” (4 reviews)
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229 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6826
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

A modest place, very popular with the locals, Franklin Spa offers very good food. But for the ambiance (which is not bad), we could have easily given it a very good rating. The turkey noodle that I had soup was delicious and healthy. The restaurant...More

Thank Dhanan
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I had the pecan stuffed french toast and it was out of this world delicious! My husband really liked their special hot sauce. Would definitely have breakfast here again if we were in town.

Thank jenna_c16
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We walked past this place on the way to another restaurant and saw the specials board, we decided we needed to come here for breakfast. The home fries taste like red rosemary baked potatoes that the fry the next day, they were very good. We...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Always a treat getting this pulled pork omelette! The flavor is incredible and the presentation is amazing! Love the atmosphere and service!

Thank madison2jim
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Super breakfast! Yummy! It has been a favorite since college (and 33 years later it does not disappoint)😊!

Thank bethgillespie
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We had breakfast at Franklin Spa because it was recommended by a local bartender the previous night. We loved our breakfast which included bagel w/salmon & cream cheese and Portugese bread French Toast with maple & pecan stuffing. This was the best stuffed French Toast...More

Thank 303lyn
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Been sampling as many breakfast places as possible while here as we are good breakfast fans. We were walking towards Rosemary and Thyme Bakery/Cafe but gave up b/c it was rainy and windy and hubs new knee was bothering him. Bailed when we found Franklin...More

Thank tunasf
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The name SPA refers to the old days when food was served in a spa. It is a breakfast and lunch cafe just off the main drive of Newport. It is pretty basic food and not very flavorful. I would not recommend it.

Thank BobooVa
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Friendly efficient breakfast spot! Loved my healthy egg white omelet ! My husband loved his blueberry pancakes! It will be a repeat spot for us!

Thank debralynn117
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Decent diner fare. Home made blueberry muffins which they will grill for you. Some days may beat waiting at Annie's on Bellevue.

Thank m0uthful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6826
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-3540
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