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Oxford Tavern

446 Waterman Ave, East Providence, RI 02914-2522
+1 401-572-3799
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“steak tips” (2 reviews)
“veal” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
446 Waterman Ave, East Providence, RI 02914-2522
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I always worry when people talk up a restaurant because I find that most times I am disappointed. Sadly, that is true about Oxford Tavern. The good flavors went from hot with a kick to bland and nothing in between. Wine list needs a blood...More

Thank RPDD
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I have eaten and gone for just drinks at the Oxford. It is always the same warm welcoming atmosphere from all the staff. The owner always seems to have a conversation with guests especially is seated at the bar. When I have eaten there my...More

Thank kellyrigirl
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Menu changes each week. Some items are always available. Alan prepares every dish personally. If you're looking for something different and delicious, this is the place for you. Cash only and slightly pricey but well worth every penny!!!!

Thank bobc51458
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My husband ate there with some of his friends and raved about it so we decided to take my mother in law there for her birthday. I was surprised how uninteresting the menu was and for summer the food was very heavy. I ordered the...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Nice, little place with an open kitchen in East Providence thats cash only. Outdoor looks are deceiving; once you're inside, its actually got a nice ambiance. Menu def looks pricey, anywhere from $$-$$$. Got the chicken piccante for food. Good portion size. I liked the...More

Thank Vjay S
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The owners are very friendly! Have brought several friends there and they all loved it! The food is amazing! Who would of thought fried spaghetti ?? My friends are dying to go back!

Thank MariaHarris
Reviewed 21 December 2015

The food here is delish and a modern spin on traditional Portuguese fare, the owners go out of their way to accommodate and the drinks are potent.

Thank isithappyhouryet
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Went here with another couple recently and had an overall very good experience. The main problem was we were unaware that they don't take credit or debit cards which is kind of strange in this day and age. They do have an ATM on the...More

Thank jdc3358
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Low-key family oriented local restaurant with bar chef cooks right in front of the restaurant serve God spaghetti bake the spices yummy free appetizer or did lobster bisque and white chowder absolutely outstanding lobster bisque is loaded with lobster white chowder is pleasantly tasty. Also...More

1  Thank Shirley P
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Always a great meal. Staff is also super friendly! Great place for meal with family or even drinks and apps at bar.

Thank Travelmommao
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 446 Waterman Ave, East Providence, RI 02914-2522
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  East Providence
  • Phone Number: +1 401-572-3799
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