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$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
11 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
+1 401-619-2640
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“guacamole” (78 reviews)
“burrito” (48 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

I've now been to Diego's several times and have waited to review until now because I've heard good things about Diego's. The first time I went I wasn't that impressed BUT....the last few times I've been for lunch have been really good! I think I...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed February 21, 2018

We ate lunch at Diego's on a Sunday afternoon. They were also serving brunch. The margaritas amd cocktails are phenomenal and the food is delicious. It is an indoor/outdoor place near the wharf. During the winter the porch is covered like a tent with heat....More

Thank Skantravellady
Reviewed February 13, 2018

I have been to Diego's a few times and food has been creative and good. Service has always been good but on this last trip the gentleman went over and above for me and my friend. We will be back each time we're in Newport!

Thank RhodyPhotographer
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We've come here several times and I almost always go back to the fish tacos. My husband and kids have had their burritos, which are really good too. However, you can't beat their fish tacos!! I also love their Spicy Paloma cocktail.

Thank Chelsea H
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch with the kids one day and the food was ok. The tacos and quesadillas were good. We ordered a few cocktails and they were not very good. We came back a few days later in the evening to give the cocktails a...More

Thank Cynthia V
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Excellent margaritas, made fresh without mixes. Food was excellent and our server Meghan was the best. Good solid Mexican food with great drinks.

Thank kregertony
Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

This place is a complete disaster. Never have I experienced such terrible service. Our dinner came with our appetizer. Our drinks did not come till we were done eating.... not even water!! My two year old son had nothing to drink with his dinner and...More

Thank amvm99
Reviewed November 28, 2017

I felt like I was transpodted back to San Diego where you can get the real deal. Someone taught these guys how to do it and makde sure the right ingredients were on hand. You get a big, double-handful of goodness. The retail side offers...More

Thank donoat
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Stop in for a quick app and a cocktail at the bar or sit for lunch or dinner and enjoy a pitcher of margaritas or sangria. Good Stuff, Yes Sir!

Thank chinnamann
Reviewed November 14, 2017

The food is really good - inventive dishes and a menu that surprised me with their range of ingredients. Even things like the Chilaquiles weren't your typical soggy 3-chip Chilaquiles - they were a mountain of deliciousness. They even make their own hot sauce which...More

Thank Ajr484
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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!
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