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The Gas Lamp Grille

206 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6616
+1 401-845-9300
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (33 reviews)
“steak tips” (11 reviews)
“wasabi tuna” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
206 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6616
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff serving on a quiet Monday evening- we had the meaty pizza which had whole meatballs on it and was tasty- the brussel sprouts in balsamic- which were interesting and the fries (which were actually potato wedges- not fries- a little disappointing) We also...More

Thank maling45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the Gas Lamp Grille to watch the NFC playoffs. The bartender was pleasant, and happy to chat when we wasn’t busy with other customers. Other patrons at the bar were friendly and the Grille had a great feel about the place, easy...More

Thank kdr2018
Reviewed 11 January 2018

If you plan on stopping by for a drink or a quick bite I guess this is an ok place to do so in the area though there are better places in the surrounding area. If you are looking to have an event or party...More

1  Thank Kara0107
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I was reading some of the previous reviews, and some of them I couldn't disagree more. I live in Rhode Island and as someone who frequents restaurants in Providence, this place wasn't overpriced at all. If you are buying "at market price" seafood or shellfish,...More

2  Thank Caddiva
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

I thought the food was Ok (had the fish and chips, decent size piece of fish) nothing to write home about. I also thought the service was fine. I would have given the place 3 stars because the sound of the game on TV was...More

Thank L B
Reviewed 24 November 2017

My husband, son & I decided to forgo the shopping frenzy of Black Friday and tour a couple of mansions fully decorated for Christmas. Afterwards we stopped at Gas Lamp Grille for a late lunch. The place was crowded as the hostess was cleaning up...More

Thank janicek987
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We stopped in for lunch on a Saturday afternoon, lured in by a placard outside announcing $10 lunch specials including sliders, which turned out to “not apply” during the weekends.(Quick question — why display it and why give us the “special menu” when we were...More

Thank Marlene K
Reviewed 13 November 2017

went for dinner with my husband and grandson, the steak tips were excellent. The waitress was accommodating as they were out of meatballs for the kids pasta and meatballs, so she added chicken tenders as a replacement and both were excellent.

Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We ate here 2 times for our daughter's wedding weekend mid October with LARGE GROUPS!!! They were so accommodating!!! The minute we walked in Lillie the hostess greeted us warmly! She actually remembered me when we walked in 3 days later to watch the Vikings...More

Thank sadieh923
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Went in based on the posted menu and were not disappointed. I had the steak tips and they were yummy and cooked as ordered. The side included roasted fingerling potatoes and carrots. Both sides had abundant portions and were a nice compliment to the steak...More

Thank Lee C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6616
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-845-9300
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