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Bistro By The Sea

364 Cards Pond Rd, Wakefield, South Kingstown, RI 02879-6906
+1 401-789-3030
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“gazpacho” (2 reviews)
“pre show” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
364 Cards Pond Rd, Wakefield, South Kingstown, RI 02879-6906
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21 - 30 of 56 reviews

Reviewed July 25, 2016

The restaurant has a charming decor. The gardens are beautiful. Wait staff is pleasant. Service was good. Food is good but not exceptional. Okay place to go if have theater tickets and have some time for a bite before or after the show.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Very cute place with reasonable food. Located adjacent to theater so very convenient. Shrimp cocktail very good but a bit heavy on the spices. Mussels zuppa excellent!

Thank correia4
Reviewed July 24, 2016

The best part of the Bistro by The Sea is its location, if you are seeing a show. It used to be a great place to get a great meal, but this year the staff changed and not nearly as good as before. Food was...More

Thank Sunny O
Reviewed July 15, 2016

We had tickets for West Side Story and decided to try the Bistro. We walked into a friendly and comfortable dining room. The wait staff was attentive and our waitress was wonderful. We had drinks (Lemondrop Martinis) that were among the best we have had.,...More

1  Thank jeanstad
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

This spot isn't just for pre-theatre dining. A best kept secret in South County I recommend heading here when you want to skip the insanity if Narragansett. The food is really 3.5 stars bit the service, and location makes this a 4 star. Don't go...More

Thank 26.2er
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was not crowded (we arrived at 5:30 pm) and I now know why. The service needs help and the food is second rate! Nothing impressive and nothing to write home about. The only consolation was the 10% discount coupon for being a subscription...More

Thank dermgoddess
Reviewed July 7, 2016

We had a lovely server who was just perfect. My meal was great - I had to send my filet back (too raw) and the end result was just perfect. Big drinks and they will place in a plastic cup for the theater if not...More

Thank MaddyLibby
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We went on a Saturday at 6 pm. The waitstaff was clearly lacking. The food was awful. I ordered sea scallops on top of risotto. The risotto was like paste and cold. My friend ordered seafood chioppino and had to search for what little seafood...More

Thank jms842
Reviewed June 16, 2016

This restaurant is located adjacent to Theater by the Sea and is very convenient when dining before or after the show, The food is OK, and the servers are friendly.

1  Thank Linda02813
Reviewed June 9, 2016

It was their opening night - new staff and all - in that it was the related theatre's opening night. Also meant they had an afterparty for the cast et. al. to do in a couple of hours. The bad news is that my party...More

Thank Andrew C
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tess53
November 27, 2015|
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Response from ReneBene | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, but you could contact the owner Richard Paola of Pamfilios. 1800 Mendon Rd, Cumberland, RI 02864 (401) 334-8959
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
2:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 364 Cards Pond Rd, Wakefield, South Kingstown, RI 02879-6906
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  South Kingstown  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +1 401-789-3030
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