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Winner Winner

677 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6736
+1 401-848-2449
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good18%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“fried chicken” (8 reviews)
“tots” (4 reviews)
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677 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6736
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped over for lunch on Saturday and I am so glad we did! What a fun menu that made this Southern girl's heart sing 🎶! Delicious chicken, yummy sides (if you like homemade mac and cheese this place is for you!),...More

Thank ladysailor71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful dinner of fried chicken and sides. The chicken basket was full of juicy and very flavorful chicken with a nice crunch. The sides were excellent and did not disappoint. Highly recommend the tater tots, peas, and mac and cheese. Tasty sides complemented a...More

Thank SteveDGT
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We just walked by this cosy chicken place (much more beautiful than your average fried chicken place) and the smell just attracted us. Fried chicken is simply amazing, crusty skin, big chunks of lean delicious chicken, with great sides too. The children LOVED it and...More

Thank Lapommedouce
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Love their whole chicken. They are made fresh after ordering. Takes 15 plus minutes. Well worth the wait.I always ask for light seasining. Perfect everytime. The staff is delightful too. I get take out there weekly. Lots f gluten free options for side dishes.

Thank Colette S
Reviewed July 18, 2018

We happen to be in Newport and looked on maps for the closest place to eat and this place came up. The place is quaint inside. It’s kind of like having a picnic indoors. You place your order at the counter and get a trophy....More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing! The best fried chicken I’ve ever tried, not grassy, great flavor. I recommend the mac & cheese side. Plus, the place is very nice and they play amazing rock/alternative music.

Thank Mario B
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

We had the 3-piece all white meat fried chicken combo with tots and a biscuit. What an explosion of flavors in the chicken: rosemary, garlic, sweet, savory! The tots were like none we’ve ever had. So yummy! My husband had to get a second order!

Thank Anita O
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

From the outside, Winner Winner looks like a mediocre regional chain, inside it is truly a special find to which I award five stars! I have only had the sandwiches, and they are excellent. I see piles baskets of white and dark meet and it...More

Thank J0hnnyO929
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

First time comin here. Loved their fried chicken and pink lemonade. Sadly, my hubby ordered buffalo wings but wasn’t able finish them cuz it was too salty. They should invest on a changing table In the restroom as well.

Thank Kristeen G
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

GREAT food and service! Cute little restaurant in Newport...came in to grab late lunch while touring the Mansions! We had the 3 piece with Brussels Sprout Slaw! YUMMO! Hibiscus Tea was great and we took a Rice Krispie Treat in a tub for dessert later!

Thank Sherry M
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August 13, 2016|
Response from Wendy L | Reviewed this property |
We usually get a mixed bucket, but I understand you can request preferences. Sides are separate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 677 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6736
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-848-2449
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