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The Roast House

$$ - $$$American, ,
176 Columbus Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860-5547
+1 401-475-1040
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“fried clams” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
176 Columbus Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860-5547
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

We dined here with another couple, and were very impressed with the food and service. We were here for lunch and found some great specials. One was fish and chips with 3 free clam cakes. The other not to be missed is the whole fried...More

Thank bkpoud2
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

I have been here several times. You cannot go wrong had whole belly clams (delicious), baked stuffed sole (absolutely delicious) from burgers to full entrees everything is always delicious. You get great service no matter if you sit in the dining area or at the...More

Thank glinolive2
Jorge D, Owner at The Roast House, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Thank you so much, Happy New Year to you and yours.

Reviewed November 12, 2017

Hostess was attentive, service was spot on, diverse menu, great prime rib! Shrimp cocktail was fresh, salads were crisp too!

Thank denden4444
Reviewed October 11, 2017

I work in the area and I am always looking for a good spot to grab lunch. I did not expect much, the restaurant is located out of the way from any major roads. But what a nice surprise. The interior and exterior seem recently...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight and it was excellent. First of all our server Brianna was great!very friendly and accommodating, happy personality. Great choices on the menu from seafood to Italian to steaks. Wine list and good cocktail selection. We will definitely be back. Comfort seating...More

Thank paintnut87
Reviewed August 7, 2017

We stopped in before a Pawtucket Red Sox game and I wasn't expecting that we saw on the menu. They had EVERYTHING; from seafood to steaks, pasta to outstanding salads and more ... and their appetizer list was very extensive (word of warning: go light...More

Thank 750Ray
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

A friend invited me to go- didn't really want to thought it would be a typical place but food was good. (fish & chips, Sangria)

Thank Lori L
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Food, as usual was great! Pretty loud, and table was very wobbly. But, overall a good time was had by family!

1  Thank pfts319
Reviewed March 26, 2017

We live about twelve miles from this restaurant and never knew it was there. No excuses really. They appear to do enough advertising and have a pretty big sign right in Newport Ave. But we were surprised to be so close to what is a...More

1  Thank Denis F
Reviewed February 10, 2017

We go often since it is so close to home. The menu is large and the prices are reasonable. It's not noisy, seating includes lots of booths, The wait staff are terrific and did I say the prices are reasonable! Enjoy salads, prime rib, fish,...More

1  Thank AcapulcoSandie
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Trish B
September 29, 2017|
Response from 750Ray | Reviewed this property |
I recall seeing "Stuffed Quahogs", a hard shell clam, with both halves stuffed with house made dressing. I do not specifically recall seeing "Clam Cakes". I hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $12
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Columbus Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860-5547
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Pawtucket
  • Phone Number: +1 401-475-1040
  • E-mail
The Roast House takes pride in using the finest quality ingredients prepared by our highly trained Chefs.
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