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22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille

Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
+1 401-841-8884
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (236 reviews)
“delmonico” (14 reviews)
“creamed spinach” (16 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Had an early Sunday evening dinner in this restaurant which had a lovely atmosphere overlooking the harbor. The food was great and as there was a delay between the appetizer and entree, unprompted from our side, the manager arrived at our table to advise our...More

Thank sineadbrowne1972
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2016

Dear sineadbrowne1972, Thank you for choosing to dine at 22 Bowen's and for awarding us a five star review. I apologize for the delay during your meal and I particularly appreciate that you noted our efforts to rectify that. Thank you again for your nice...More

Reviewed 7 October 2016

We were seated earlier than our reservation since there were open tables when we arrived. I had Goat Cheese Polenta fries which were absolutely delicious and something I have never eaten anywhere else. We both had the 22B Filet Mignon, which was prepared to our...More

Thank cmc4802015
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Great service, nice atmosphere, so-so food. This restaurant was right next to our hotel so we decided to give it a try. We didn’t have reservations, but they were able to seat us in about 30 minutes. Nice. The service was great and quick. I...More

Thank hudsonbob
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Before sailing we thought we would have a light lunch. My husband had the clam chowder which was tasty. We then shared the spicy shrimp lettuce wraps that were fabulous. Would have had them again if we had stayed longer.More

Thank Mary-Jo M
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2016

Dear Mary-Jo M, Thank you for your very kind words about your visit to 22 Bowen's and for taking a moment to share them. I am so pleased you stopped to join us before sailing and that you found your menu selections just right for...More

Reviewed 4 October 2016

From the excellent views, the wonderful waitstaff to the amazing food - it is really a destination for you to try. We enjoyed everything we tasted including the drinks and dessert (huge). We had to try the lobster and was not disappointed one bit -...More

Thank WorldlyTravelersIN
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2016

Dear WorldlyTravelersIN, Thank you very much for your gracious review and for awarding us a five star rating! I am thrilled that you enjoyed every aspect of your experience with us. I will be sure to share your compliments with the team - I know...More

Reviewed 1 October 2016

Booked this midweek dinner through Open Table and submitted in the Special Request section a desire for a quiet table since it was my wife's birthday. We were greeted at the Hostess station with a birthday greeting for my wife and then shown to our...More

Thank Dave S
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Dear Dave, First, thank you for choosing to celebrate your wife's birthday dinner at 22 Bowen's. It is always a particular pleasure to be a part of a guest's special event! I appreciate your kind words regarding the service you received and your honest thoughts...More

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Celibrating a birthday with a great sea side loction on the wharf. Generous drinks, excellent food and great service.

Thank Craig L
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Dear Craig, Thank you so much for your short but very sweet review of 22 Bowen's! I am so pleased you enjoyed your meal with us and I appreciate that you took a moment to share your thoughts. Thank you again! Sincerely, Kim

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and fine wine list but runs a bit pricey. Would return however. Grill menu a la carte. Swordfish and scallops done superbly. Sides of creamed spinach, green beans and grilled asparagus generous Three layer chocolate cake with chocolate mousse filling quite moist and...More

Thank Ray S
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Dear Ray, Thank you for choosing to dine at 22 Bowen's and for your five-star review of your meal! I appreciate your candid thoughts, and I hope you will indeed return to visit us again in the future. Thank you again, very much! My best,...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We had dinner with 6 business associates. The atmosphere was conducive to conversation and the food was delicious. I had the salmon as did 2 others in the group and it was cooked well and was flavorful. 2 others had the swordfish that was equally...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Fantastic food, staff and service is what I experience each time I go here. The food is big enough to share and is fantastic. We go every time we are in Newport.More

Thank sullivan328
Kim W, General Manager at 22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Dear sullivan328, Thank you for your very kind review and continued patronage at 22 Bowen's! I am thrilled that your expectations have been met each time you have dined with us and that you have made us a favorite place to visit when you are...More

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Lisette D
5 April 2017|
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Response from 26.2er | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they will have a Mother's Day brunch. Best to reserve now as that time of year things are very busy in Newport RI.
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lindafromNJ
27 March 2017|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Very short walk
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lindafromNJ
15 March 2017|
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Response from JKCHAMA | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would imagine so. There are two levels for dining. Do make sure to make reservations though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
    (America)
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-841-8884
  • E-mail
Description
Located amidst bustling Bowen’s Wharf in the heart of downtown Newport, 22 Bowen’s Wine Bar & Grille is a world-class steakhouse serving USDA Prime beef, New England's finest seafood, and is complemented by an award-winning wine list. We look forward to having you experience one of Newport’s best.
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