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Rathskeller

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489A Old Coach Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813-3740
+1 401-792-1000
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fries” (42 reviews)
“burgers” (26 reviews)
“beet salad” (7 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
489A Old Coach Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813-3740
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of five and the menu offered something for everyone. I treated myself to sausage stuffed mushrooms and the beef stroganoff. Both very good. We ordered two deserts that the 5 of us shared. The portions were good sized and the price...More

Thank Harold C
Rachel S, Manager at Rathskeller, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Harold, Thank you so much for your review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stuffed mushrooms and beef stroganoff. As well as our desserts. I do apologize that you were not seated right away. In order to provide the best service and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Now that the "summer people" are thinning out my wife and I venture forth to the many good local restaurants. We like their french fries as an appetizer so they don't get cold. They never disappoint. Menu choices are solid, wait staff are skilled and...More

Thank Jim B
Rachel S, Manager at Rathskeller, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jim, Thanks so much for your review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed both your service and food. We look forward to serving you again soon! Best, Rachel Seigel

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant serves good pub type food, with great burgers and fries as featured items. In the summer, there are long waits for a table, but you can go in back and play horseshoes and some other games. Unfortunately the games are often missing balls...More

Thank michaelkU4551EN
Rachel S, Manager at Rathskeller, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Michael, Thank you so much for your review. We are glad to hear you enjoy our burgers and staple fries! I'm sorry to hear on your summer visit some of our games were missing items. If this happens again, please feel free to bring...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

So I have not been to this restaurant before, and after a nice fall drive to Misquamicut we decided to try it out. The waitress was so nice and gave us just enough attention. I ordered clear clam chowder and it is probably one of...More

Thank miherter
Rachel S, Manager at Rathskeller, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Hi Miherter, Thank you so much for your review! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your food and were able to try some of our most popular dishes! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed September 15, 2017

Stopped here while on vacation. Large place and has entertainment on some night, look at the website for schedule. The food was fine and the service and atmosphere was great., Would go there again.

Thank daverate
Management response:Responded September 21, 2017

Hi Dave, Thank you so much for your pleasant review! We hope to see you again soon! Best, Rachel Seigel Assistant General Manager

Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Service 5 stars Drinks 4 stars Decor 3 stars Food 2 stars We were looking for a spot to get good food and watch the game on tv and found Rathskeller in Charlestown. Located slightly in a secluded location, there was good amount of people...More

Thank Vjay S
Management response:Responded September 15, 2017

Hi Vjay, First off, thank you very much for your compliments on our service and decor. We always strive to provide both the best service and food possible. I apologize that you felt our food was subpar. Our garlic parm wings generally have a very...More

Reviewed September 7, 2017

We have visited the Rathskeller a few times (lunch and dinner) and have generally been happy. It is a fair distance from home so we look forward to the drive as well. However our recent visit for dinner was very disappointing. We sat at the...More

Thank IP3806
Management response:Responded September 9, 2017

Hi IP3806, I sincerely apologize for your disappointing experience at the Charlestown Rathskeller. We do always strive to provide the utmost food & service as possible and it does not sound like that is what you received. I apologize for your negative experience and am...More

Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go for diner and drinks. In the middle of nowhere but romantic. Food is great but the drinks were better.

Thank Tom S
Management response:Responded September 9, 2017

Hi Tom, Thanks so much for your review. We are constantly changing our lunch and dinner specials as well as our promotions. Please visit again soon! Best, Rachel Seigel Assistant General Manager

Reviewed August 25, 2017

I have been to the Rathskeller three times and have NEVER been disappointed!! The burgers are great, those at my table had the Mac and Cheese, which they loved, two others had the special of Chicken Florentine, and I had the Black Bean Burger. But...More

Thank Sunny O
Management response:Responded August 27, 2017

Hi Sunny, Thank you so much for your review! We can't wait to welcome you back for some of our famous french fries soon!

Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

This is a review I never expected to write but I can't let our recent Rathskeller experience pass without comment. We are long time residents of the town the "Rat" is located in..so long that we frequented the old Rathskeller in its day. Sunday evening...More

Thank Wicki55
Management response:Responded August 27, 2017

Good Evening, I sincerely apologize for your negative experience at the Charlestown Rathskeller. We strive to always provide top notch service and food for all of our patrons. It sounds like you ran into both service and food quality issues and for that, I apologize....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 489A Old Coach Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813-3740
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-792-1000
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