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Judge Roy Bean

1 State St, Bristol, RI 02809-1811
+1 401-253-7400
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (26 reviews)
“wings” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 State St, Bristol, RI 02809-1811
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1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the friendly atmosphere and service at this neighborhood pub in quaint downtown Bristol;. It was across the street from our harbor side hotel so was very convenient. The family enjoyed the pub grub and nee selection of brews. Definitely worth a visit

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Comfortable pub centrally located in beautiful downtown Bristol. Better than average pub grub here, with nice beer choices.More

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Randy R, Gerente at Judge Roy Bean, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Hello Casey, and thank you for your review. We are glad you had a good time with us at The Bean. We would like to hear further from you about how to turn your 4-star experience into a 5-star one. Please feel free to let...More

Reviewed March 17, 2018

St Pats day lunch with friends in lovely Bristol. Parking can be tough in the area even in winter but love the area over busier Newport. Friends had burgers and one can opt for a gluten free bun if needed. I had a delicious Peach...More

Thank Jo A
Randy R, Gerente at Judge Roy Bean, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Hi Jo A., thank you for the kind review! We would like to apologize for the tough parking you experienced but are glad to hear you enjoyed our location as well as our atmosphere. We always try our best to give the best service and...More

Reviewed March 9, 2018

room with good food and draft selections. Used to carry porters, and may yet return to the erstwhile accompaniment of oysters.

Thank Jim J
Randy R, Gerente at Judge Roy Bean, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Hi, Jim, thank you so much for the review, we really appreciate it. Since we are always working hard to improve more and more, we would love to hear further from you on how we can be even better. Talk to you soon.

Reviewed February 2, 2018

and here come da judge, here come da judge (throwback to Rowan and Martin's Laugh-in). Right across the street from the Bristol Harbor Inn. There are other choices within the same walking distance or closer, but this is the one that really caught my eye....More

Thank SirVayR
Randy R, Gerente at Judge Roy Bean, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018

Hi, SirVayR! Thank you so much for the great review! We are thrilled you had a great time at our Saloon, it's such a pleasure to serve nice clients such as yourself. We hope you can come back soon and try the other delicious items...More

Reviewed November 18, 2017

I love history and historic buildings... this one is a great one. The pub and service are awesome, music great and fun place to kick up your heels be it you are from out of town or a local.

Thank MMeston
Randy R, Proprietário at Judge Roy Bean, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

Hi, MMeston! Thank you for the great review, we really appreciate it. We are thrilled you enjoyed our hystorical building and had a great time. Please come back soon.

Reviewed November 10, 2017

Pub food like chicken wings, great fries and burgers are a staple of this establishment. There is also live music for an entertaining evening to flavor your food and drinkMore

Thank Stephanb1126
Randy R, Proprietário at Judge Roy Bean, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2017

Hi, Stephan, thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it. We would love to hear how we can improve even more. Oh, and for your next visit, be sure to ask for our specials, we guarantee you won't regreat it. See you...More

Reviewed October 30, 2017

The "Bean" is very much a local that serves okay food. Only a few tables when we were there to celebrate my 77th birthday...which the hosts let our hostess...in hopes of getting a complimentary dessert. I order the fried chicken served on and topped by...More

1  Thank James H
Randy R, Proprietário at Judge Roy Bean, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

Hi, James. First of all, thank you for your feedback. We take our customer's opinions very seriously. We would like to say that the issues you stated are noted and we'll be communicating them to the entire staff because we are always looking to improve....More

Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

We were in Bristol, Rhode Island, late one Sunday night and were looking for a place to eat and relax. This bar/restaurant saved the night. The place is warm and inviting with a mixed, friendly crowd. Keegan and the staff were great. He treated us...More

Thank Robert W
Randy R, Proprietário at Judge Roy Bean, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2017

Robert, what a great review, thank you so much! We are thrilled you enjoyed our food and services and really hope we can see you again soon.

Reviewed October 14, 2017

The hand cut fries were best I've ever had. Appetizers were good too. Service was excellent. Would go back for sure.

Thank Balch
Randy R, Proprietário at Judge Roy Bean, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Hello, Balch, thank you so much for the great review! We are thrilled you enjoyed our food. Please let us know how we can make your next visit even better. We hope to see you soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$18
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Monday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 State St, Bristol, RI 02809-1811
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 401-253-7400
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Description
The all new JR Bean Saloon!!! Come join us for Lunch, Dinner, Drinks and Live Entertainment. Must try the Redneck Sangria or the Smoked Tomato Bloody Mary!
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