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Thu, 10/29
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended to try Hemenway’s while in a Providence! The food was outstanding, the service stellar, and the atmosphere very warm and inviting. We sampled a variety of local oysters and clams which were the best I’ve had in years. Try the lobster stuffed...with lobster, shrimp, and scallops it was a pure delight! Hemenway’s is a true gem with a pretty view. Will return!More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting Providence and had dinner here tonight. Restaurant was beautiful, even though they fully abided by Covid 19 restrictions, they did so while maintaining the beauty of the place. We had delicious Lobster Bisque. We enjoyed Lobster Mac n cheese with large chunks of lobster...and seared scallops topped with crab. The rolls were warm and fresh. I will try and duplicate the sautéed spinach at home. Sadly, we were too full to enjoy their desserts. Highly recommend!More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Hemenway's for my boyfriends 55th birthday and had requested at least a 5lb lobster for that evening. Wonderful service, beautiful restaurant right on the water & they came through with his 5lb lobster, cooked to perfection and served perfectly. The staff was...very accomodating. Great Time! Couldn't ask for a better dinner and night!! We will be back.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our third visit to Hemenways, and we will return. Here is Hemenways' version of lobster mac n cheese: instead of mixing chunks of lobster into the macaroni, they simply serve the macaroni inside a cooked lobster. Can't beat that. Actually, you can -...my wife ordered the stuffed lobster, which was filled with shrimps, scalops, and more. A real Rhode Island style comfort food. Our waitress, Theresa, was super friendly and helpful (and I have a feeling she served us before. Or perhaps they're all very nice). Conclusion: GO!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed August 22, 2020

Restaurant felt alive and buzzing but still socially distant. The hosts and hostesses were extremely accommodating finding us an awesome table outside, our server Peter was on point and friendly. The food was fresh, oysters delicious, and the escargot was a great treat. As expected...NRG provided another great date night, and their staff and restaurant was impeccable.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 20, 2020 via mobile

My girlfriend had a whole fish cooked to perfection! It was fresh and soo delicious. I had a paella. I can't say it was the best paella that I ever had, but it was decent with fresh seafood. The view to downtown is also amazing!...The staff was on point and so knowledgeable about the menu! Thd sangria is tooo sweet, but that's a question of preference! I would definitely recommend and interested in coming back! Parking was easy too and you could take a nice romantic walk around downtown afterwards to digest. Awesome experience!More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed August 18, 2020

I have been many times always great Great fun during the WATER FIRE if you can get a table I like the surf and turf John

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 15, 2020

I've eaten here a few times and it's always been good. This is one of the classic places to eat in PVD and has always had consistently good food and drinks. It's also conveniently located in one of the most scenic areas downtown.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 14, 2020 via mobile

2020 is a different year. We are glad that Hemenway’s reopened. Loved sitting outside and then a couple weeks later inside. Food is always excellent. We are big fans of Newport Restaurant Group.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed June 8, 2020 via mobile

Considering restaurants just reopened ,they did an excellent job. Social distancing and masks were worn. Cold seafood always great . Caesar salad was cold and crisp. Entree was a seafood in a light cream sauce .Excellent ,we split dish . Service great from entrance to...finish . No valet parking because of virus .More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Mikie69
September 25, 2017|
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Response from Tom B | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe there are any Embassy Suites in Providence according to my Hilton app or Google maps.
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Hindejan
June 13, 2016|
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Response from Robt C | Reviewed this property |
i cannot believe that Hemengway s would be able to get you food to cook elsewhere. But given that their service level is so high it might be worth a shot. Perhaps they could steer you in the right direction. Good luck
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Brian T
January 19, 2015|
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Response from rpfaffy | Reviewed this property |
It was summertime when we were there so we ate outside in the evening and it was very quiet out there, we had a large group around our table and were all able to converse with each other. The staff was very accommodating... More
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