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11 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
+1 401-619-2640
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“guacamole” (68 reviews)
“burrito” (42 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We waited an hour and a half while many tables were empty with "reserved" signs on them for over a half hour. All in all the good was good and our time at the bar waiting for our table was great with good drinks/apps and...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Went to Diego's for my birthday dinner and was not disappointed! I am a guacamole nut and there's was one of the best I've ever had! Great drinks and great dinner! I had the pork tacos - fantastic! Great location right in the middle of...More

Thank Jenn H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The best Sangria's in town. Sunday Brunch is excellent. So happy to hear they are adding a second floor.

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Great find. Love the atmosphere. Super friendly staff. Knowledgeable servers. Good drink options. Had the guac to start. Really really good. Moved onto VEGAN Cauliflower quesadilla ... not on the menu but they ACCOMMODATE!!! Very very good. So happy we found this place. Can't wait...More

Thank jalva1012
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I admit i was a little lost when I looked at the menu being used to typical chain Mexican restaurants. Our sever was helpful guiding us to a few great choices and we were not disappointed! Great flavors.

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Awesome food, great drinks, service super. Had a relaxing mid week lunch in the off season. Prices reasonable, food just different enough to be fun.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Tried this place out on this surprisingly warm day in Feb. The 1/2 the restaurant has plastic walls, small black round metal tables & Polaroid pictures all over the bar area. I had the Guacamole Del Mar, which was in a lava rock type bowl...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I had been to Diego's before, and brought my BF. We made reservations in advance- which I highly recommend. The drinks are delicious and they had a great special beer that was delectable. We devoured the guacamole which was really good. My BF even insisted...More

Thank Meg F
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I had an amazing lunch here during the off season. The food was absolutely delicious, Mexican food. I have a gluten allergy, and they had a huge gluten free menu. I ordered a rice bowl with guac on the side. I, seriously, could have just...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The good marguerites may distract ones attention from the fact that the fish tacos are nearly devoid of fish...and this was a Friday night. All four of us were disappointed in our main courses but the tres leches ( flan) helped a lot! Definitely worth...More

Thank 125rsd
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
I'm allergic to onions and garlic (And shallots and scallions). Is it possible to find food in your restaurant without these ingredients?
23 July 2015|
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Response from Mitchell W | Reviewed this property |
I agree with raezyn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-2640
  • E-mail
Diegos is a casual Mexican Restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. Open year round for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Family owned restaurant that sits on Bowens Wharf next to shopping and hotels. Reservations and walk ins always welcome!