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Fins Tap House, Sports Bar & Grill - CLOSED

198 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1820
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good56%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Oct 27, 2014
“Outstanding Draft Beer Selection and Good Food”
Sep 29, 2014
“Good food, fantastic value, and a great beer selection!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood
198 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1820
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Reviewed October 27, 2014

It's a bar - and we went there for lunch because they had 35 beers on tap. We were not disappointed in the selection - they had something for every taste. Pints of Rogue's Dead Guy Ale and Southern Tier 2XIPA were $6 and the...More

Thank NewportFisherman
Reviewed September 29, 2014

Ok, so Fin's is a "no frills" bar and grill - that's why the rating of four; however, after lived in RI for over 18 months now I can honestly say it's one of my trusty go-to restaurants. My wife and I come here for...More

Thank Advisor58
Reviewed April 20, 2014

Went there this past Saturday night for a bite and some drinks. Our waitress was very friendly and the food was pretty good. We had chicken buffalo mac n cheese for an appetizer. It was a good portion and was yummy! I had chicken cacciatore,...More

Thank rsm19699
Reviewed March 16, 2014

Fin's has a great bar scene, but the food is just okay. The staff is friendly and the service is good. It is a fun place to go and have drinks, and listen to a band. Pool tables upstairs , so the guys like that....More

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Reviewed November 28, 2013

Went to Fin's again, and did not have the same experience. We both ordered the Cajun swordfish special w/ mashed potatoes & baby carrots. It was a large piece of sword, but not the usual steak slice. I took one piece and realized that the...More

Thank blondie16
Reviewed October 21, 2013

Went to Fin's yesterday for lunch (Sunday), and it was packed with customers. Patriots were playing, which you could watch from anywhere in the restaurant. Weather was nice & the door was left open. Couple of flies, but no worse than eating on an outside...More

Thank blondie16
Reviewed October 8, 2013

Ate at the bar tonight. Second time I've eaten there in the past month. Last time - same thing. Fly infestation. I don't mean just a few. Very frustrating continuously batting them away. No management on site to speak with, and a bartender/waitress who said...More

Thank Essen714
Reviewed July 8, 2013

We've dined at Finn's several times since opening several weeks ago. It's a pub style atmosphere with many tvs to watch sports. Very clean & neat for a sports bar! Could tell the food was not that processed or frozen stuff found in neighboring restaurants....More

Thank HumblePieRI
Reviewed June 27, 2013

Fins is a new local eatery replacing the former Gillary's. It is more of a sports bar atmosphere with approximately 8 big screen TVs on the first floor with pool tables on the second. The staff is very friendly and pleasant. We have stopped in...More

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  • Address: 198 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1820
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
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