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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%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
206 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6616
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Had a Lobster caeser salad and a Lobster salad roll with a couple of soft drinks. Bill came to over $80.!!!! Was unsure if being ripped off as they knew we were tourist or just a general rip off. Food quality was at best mediocre,...More

Thank 597neil
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This restaurant was a lucky find. My husband and I had just finished up a bike tour of Newport and were kind of tired and famished, so we didn't want to walk too far (or into the maw of the cruise tourists) to find a...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I have never had a lobster roll. Figured I would try 1 while visiting the area. NOT good. Plus $27 for the smallest sandwich. Friends with us ordered mac n cheese with lobster and brownie desert. Their bill came to $46.00. No drinks but water....More

Thank dcnnd
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I love it! I simply love it, the food is beyond great and it is not expensive! I went there as much as possible plus Mexican wine, lovely!

Thank Olga C
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We had a lovely meal here the waiter was great with recommendations. We both had pasta me the Mac & Cheese with chicken my husband the baked ziti w/hot sausage in a nice vodka sauce! We also shared a side sale which was very nice...More

Thank Joan L
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Hadn't planned on eating lunch here but so happy we took the chance. Exceptional food, service and bartender. Definitely recommend. Enjoy!

Thank behrensaj
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This was a good find for us. We discovered the Fat Tire Ale, which we continued to try for the rest of our tour. We had a salad and the fish and chips - both very good.

Thank CondadoJohn
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We were happy to find seating for our party of 7 at 8pm on a Saturday night. While tables were available in other parts of the restaurant, we were seated in the rear of the upstairs area - completely alone. It felt kind of dark...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Gas Lamp Grille has a pub atmosphere, while at the same time a nice restaurant. Have eaten here at least once, each time I am in Newport and the food has not been a let down each time. The portions are very good size...More

Thank Mr_T_2323
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Food came out hot, fast, and delicious. We ordered everything from nachos and hot dogs to roasted chicken and fish fry. Some of the best fries and mashed potatoes we've ever had. Great location too!

Thank amhurd15
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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
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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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