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DeWolf Tavern

259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
+1 401-254-2005
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“naan” (34 reviews)
“lobster popover” (18 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We started our dinner with drinks at the bar outside and we loved the bar so much that we decided to sit there for dinner. The people who work there are very nice and the owner came by — he was very kind and he...More

Thank Traveler00101
Reviewed 4 days ago

The DeWolf Tavern was one of a few restaurants open on the 4th of July. We wanted someplace cozy after all of the festivities and we were not disappointed. Our waiter was knowledgable and did not hesitate to make recommendations. We loved the tempura veggies!...More

Thank sweetpea29902
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place has a charming New England waterfront feel to it, and a long and interesting menu. There were four of us for dinner. I had the seafood stew which was very good, and my wife said her lobster was excellent. Service was quick and...More

Thank KH198
Reviewed 5 days ago

Located in an historic building in Bristol near the water, DeWolf has great good and excellent service in both an upstairs(more formal) and down stairs dinning areas. Same menu for both. Chef is creative with some excellent Indian flavored dishes but it is not an...More

Thank Rogerthat500
Reviewed 6 days ago

6 of us dined at the DeWolf tavern on a Saturday in July (our party included 2 kids). The restaurant was reasonably busy, but we were seated at an indoor table upstairs and given menus. It took our server nearly 15 minutes to take our...More

Thank ASWolf
Reviewed 1 week ago

We come to DeWolf Tavern every time we are in town. We are never disappointed. The food is delicious and the service is always great.

Thank batlombardi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had been touring Providence & felt we needed a change of scenery, so after my search, we drove to Bristol, RI to see the town & waterfront; we hoped we'd find a really pleasant seafood restaurant with a water view! We were walking around...More

Thank katewoman612
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Andrew making an awesome cucumber martini... Always a great encounter when I come here.. staff is so kind and attentive.. Andrew great service your awesome.. thank you.. be back very soon... LOVE THIS PLACE!!!

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Picked a quiet afternoon to visit DeWolf Tavern. Clam chowder was milky with great broth flavor...like Bristol Grandma's recipe. Cod was moist and flavorful. Kid's chicken pieces plentiful but over cooked and overpriced.

Thank Lois B
DeWolf T, Manager at DeWolf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very impressed! Wife had lobster puff which was loaded with lobster. When possible I always have breakfast so I enjoyed an omelet. Excellent food and service.

Thank ChicopeeJoe
DeWolf T, Manager at DeWolf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review! The Lobster Popover is a staple here and we're so glad you enjoyed it!

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Diane M
November 4, 2017|
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Response from everett m | Reviewed this property |
Go to there website and look at menus J Then click the link and double click the full fall menu or the breakfast menu It will download into your computer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 401-254-2005
  • E-mail
DeWolf Tavern serves Contemporary American Cuisine in a beautifully situated, historically renovated stone warehouse, located on the Thames Street Landing waterfront in the heart of downtown Bristol, Rhode Island. Our guests can enjoy the bay breeze with cooling cocktails on our casual patio, come inside for a glass of wine and a light meal in our downstairs Tavern or head upstairs to enjoy the view and fireplace with a bottle of fine wine and a special meal prepared by Chef Sai Viswanath. Open Seven Days a Week. Breakfast: Friday to Sunday 7am to 11:00am Full Menu: 11:30 am-10:30pm Monday through Saturday Sunday 11:30am-9:30pm
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