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Tavern on Broadway

) #52 of 163 Restaurants in Newport $$ - $$$ American, ,
16 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2938
+1 401-619-5675
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“wings” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
16 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2938
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As relatively new residents, we live in the neighborhood of this restaurant. Last summer we gave it a try, and the food was mediocre. With so much competition, we didn't return. This week, we decided to give it another try, mostly because we were walking...More

Thank pthomas156
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You must try the Tavern!!! Exceptional food, delightful mixed drinks and perfected service. One of our new local favs!!! Love the Army flag out front!!!

Thank behrensaj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect casual spot for dinner and drinks. Very friendly waitstaff and love the small menu. The menu has the right mix of entrees, sandwiches, apps, and awesome pizza! Always get the wings and they are crispy with several tasty sauces to pick from. Jerk chicken...More

Thank Hockeyfan77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a local resident my wife and I are lucky enough to be regular customers at Tavern On Broadway. In a town full of excellent restaurants it always stands out for quality food, service and experience. It is a locals favorite. A few weeks ago...More

1  Thank Rory000
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Plenty of other places in the area where you can get better service and better food. Saying this place is mediocre is being kind. We were charged $2 for each drink with brunch even though the menu stated they were free... Not really an issue...More

Thank Kristin P
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here while out with friends because it seemed child friendly. We weren't wrong as they placed a high chair at the table and stowed our stroller. The waitress was very friendly and gave input when asked. As craft beer drinkers their list was comprehensive...More

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Great service, good food on a very very busy holiday weekend - was able to tailor to my diet needs. Will definitely return.

Thank MaddyLibby
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The restaurant was extremely busy when we arrived but that did not affect the service one bit. Our waiter was attentive, the food was excellent and the restaurant is a well run operation. The atmosphere is casual and super friendly. If you don't like noice...More

Thank Eleanor02842
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

6 of us went here for dinner on a Thursday night. Apps are 1/2 price before 6pm. We had wings, meatballs, and calamari to start. The calamari comes with sweet and sour sauce - different and DELICIOUS! Everyone enjoyed their meal. I had the Cuban...More

Thank roddyRI
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We went here for dinner based on a recommendation. Seated immediately, but in the bar area which was VERY noisy (I had to turn off my hearing aids, it was so loud there). I almost asked to be moved to the other side of the...More

Thank DOUG P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2938
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-5675
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