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BRIO Tuscan Grille

1 Levee Way Ste 1140, Newport of the Levee, Newport, KY 41071
+1 859-431-0900
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (21 reviews)
“bread” (17 reviews)
“carpaccio” (3 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
Steakhouse, Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Levee Way Ste 1140, Newport of the Levee, Newport, KY 41071
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was at the Brio for an early supper this past summer. I was so hot from walking and shopping, it was so pleasant to come into such a beautiful atmosphere, have a cool drink with friends, and stay for a delicious supper.

Thank english2ths
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For lunch, I had a lobster, shrimp risotto. This meal was solid, but it was not bursting with the flavor I expected. I would recommend this restaurant, but it is not an intense or passionate recommendation.

Thank lacke010
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We had a good meal here. Two of three really liked it and the dessert was great! We would repeat a meal here.

Thank Dean326
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

I had the Pasta alla Vodka. The spiciness I like. Excellent. My wife had the Pasta Pesto. I finished hers, also excellent. Shared a great tiramisu. My second visit from out of town.

Thank wasmith59
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Food was very good; service was excellent. Would definitely put this on my list to frequent again. There is a gluten-free menu which was helpful to members of our party.

Thank elmst
Reviewed July 15, 2018

The restaurant had beautiful decorations and was designed for top service. The food was OK for Italian. The creme brulee was delicious. The lasagna was only two layers and the flavor was good, but nothing over the top. The menu is kind of pricey for...More

Thank Kris P
Reviewed July 11, 2018

I ate there for the first time on July 5, 2018. I ordered a chicken, vegetable and mashed potato dish that was out of this world. The roasted carrots were the best I've ever tasted. I'm not crazy about carrots, but I really liked these....More

Thank Caleb M S
Reviewed July 5, 2018

I arrived quite hungry and during an event at Newport in the Levee. Despite a good crowd, I was seated immediately. I appreciated that they did not try to get me off tot eh side, since I was dining alone on travel that night. Served...More

Thank David44149
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Visited with friends on a Saturday evening. The atmosphere was pleasant, all of the dishes were nice enough, not exceptional, and all at a reasonable price.

Thank David L
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in after a cruise on the nearby riverboats. It was nearly 10pm so the restaurant was empty but we still enjoyed great service -- and it was prompt on everything too. We had the bruschetta sampler and no regrets about that. I had...More

Thank AlwaysPlanningCarrie
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Questions & Answers
June 3, 2016|
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Response from emachall | Reviewed this property |
We have not had the bread and olive oil. I am familiar with this at other restaurants, but that has not been my experience at Brio's. They have warm bread, crackers (more like sesame pita crackers) and butter.
April 3, 2016|
Response from earlster12 | Reviewed this property |
Scoobapadi, I've only eaten here once, but I can tell you that, generally, they have gluten free options that I'm sure are delicious, as everything else was prepared expertly and the food was delicious. Specifically, I would... More
Julie E
February 14, 2015|
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Response from BravoBrio | Property representative |
Hi Julie! We offer two private dining rooms that would fit the size of your gathering.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Levee Way Ste 1140, Newport of the Levee, Newport, KY 41071
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 859-431-0900
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Finding a great Italian restaurant stateside can be like looking for a needle in a haystack. To ease your search for Italy's finest foods, BRIO Tuscan Grille in Newport, KY, brings Central Italy's most famous coastal dishes right to you. Located in Newport on the Levee and boasting breathtaking views of Cincinnati's downtown metropolis, this one-of-a-kind Italian restaurant makes mouth-watering lunch, dinner, and dessert creations that will have you forgetting what country you're dining in. From mushroom ravioli di Bello complemented by a creamy champagne brown butter sauce to Ricotta-filled pasta topped with spicy tomato Parmesan cream, their menu is bursting with flavors that will have your taste buds cheering. It's all about providing every guest with a unique and unforgettable experience at BRIO.
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