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Redlefsen's Rotisserie & Grill

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444 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1932 (Franklin Street)
There is a bus stop at Hope street and Franklin Street.
401-254-1188
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 39
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  • 33
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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We love Bristol and wanted to try a new restaurant there, preferably one with outdoor seating, as it was a very warm afternoon. We happened upon Redlefen's and as it had an attractive outdoor patio, we decided to give it a shot. As a lover of European beer, I was immediately impressed by the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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New England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

We love Bristol and wanted to try a new restaurant there, preferably one with outdoor seating, as it was a very warm afternoon. We happened upon Redlefen's and as it had an attractive outdoor patio, we decided to give it a shot. As a lover of European beer, I was immediately impressed by the beer list and opted for a... More 

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Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Starting with the interesting selection of imported beers(many on tap) to the very nice selection of plentiful German food (sufficient non German options too) this restaurant is a must try. I had the Portuguese kale soup of the day which rivaled any I have had in authentic Portuguse restaurants. The wiener schnitzel was fabulous with spaztle (sp) and pickled cabbage.... More 

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Jeff G, Owner at Redlefsen's Rotisserie & Grill, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review. I love it when people find us and "get" our love of German Food and Beer. More 

Tiverton, Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Have been to Redlefsen's many times, which is a testament to its fine fare. Service is excellent, as is the food. The place to be in October worth checking out.

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Jeff G, Owner at Redlefsen's Rotisserie & Grill, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. More 

Providence, RI
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88 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is a family owned restaurant where they really care about service, terrific food. A excellent menu with properly prepared dishes. The decor is warm and inviting. The people the same. Go!!!!

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Hartford, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

My wife and I visited Redlefsen’s for dinner while spending a weekend getaway in Bristol, and found the meal to be excellent. Redlefson’s Rotissery & Grill offers the typical German menu and a bountiful mix of tap brews to compliment your dinner. I simply asked the waitress to select four of her favorite beers as a flight, and everyone was... More 

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Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We get roped into going here and sitting in the dining room a few times a year. It is always disappointing as to the service and the food is inconsistent. We occasionally go and sit at the bar and the service is usually better but of course the bartender can't escape quite as easily. Generally speaking Redlefsen's is one of... More 

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Tiverton, Rhode Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I've been here 3 times with friends and the best meal I've had is average. Good location, good beers, but average food quality and average service.

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Warren, Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

we went here for a rehearsal dinner, there were about 50 people. we had a set menu some choices were clam chowder which was one of the best I ever had along with the scallops I had for dinner were excellent. the service was so so but it was a large party. other items on the menu that night was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This is a hidden gem. We had a party for 60 people and each and every meal was served hot and with a lovely presentation. The food is delicious and the twinkle lights and candles make for a romantic atmosphere. The German beers and their famous German chocolate cake are not to be missed. The prices are reasonable, the dress... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Wonderful entertainment during our dinner with friends on Thursday evening. The food was excellent and plentiful! The staff very helpful and gracious. A great time was had by all!!

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Additional Information about Redlefsen's Rotisserie & Grill

Address: 444 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1932
Phone Number: 401-254-1188
Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 9 - 31
Cuisine: American, German, European

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 444 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1932
    (Franklin Street)
  • Public Transportation: There is a bus stop at Hope street and Franklin Street.
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: 401-254-1188

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 31
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: American, German, European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?