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Rosemary and Thyme Cafe

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382 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6874
14016193338
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7:30 am - 2:00 am
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Tue - Sat 7:30 am - 2:00 am
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Newark, Delaware
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78 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is no wonder why Rosemary and Thyme Café is rated as the number one restaurant in all of Newport. Their chef created and prepared sandwiches and paired perfectly with the outstanding customer service make it a must when visiting Newport. They also have a nice combination of sandwiches for those who don't eat meat. The light breakfast items are... More 

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Thank JoefromNewark
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

As always, this is a place my wife and I never miss an opportunity to have lunch at when we visit Newport. The food is unique and exceptional everytime and staff is always friendly.

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Thank Stephen M
Seekonk, MA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This little luncheon place is worth planning ahead for! Yes, it is tiny. Other reviewers had correctly noted how few tables are available. But the day myself and two others went, we lucked out. Per suggested, we called in our orders ahead and went to pick them up at the given time. Our plan was to take advantage of the... More 

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Thank Sherry N
Newport, Rhode Island
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Tiny place but fabulous food, cozy atmosphere and well worth the wait...or order for takeout and eat in local parks. Great sandwiches and the scones are to die for.

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Thank Susan P
Canton, Connecticut
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We called ahead as suggested by others...our order would take 30 minutes. We took our time and walked over from the Elm Mansion. My son and I both ordered Havana Cuban Paninis. We each took one bite, looked at each other, smiled and nodded our heads in agreement...yeah this was UNBELIEVABLE! They were the best sandwiches we have ever eaten!

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Thank TravelinMom0131
Orlando, Florida
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking can be a challenge in this area. Good coffee. Great baked goods. Interesting assortment. Not many tables.

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Thank Kgale0857
Boston, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

R&T Cafe used to be a local's haunt now on the tourist map--not a bad thing, yet VERY busy in the mornings. They make a certain number of stuffed croissant-and-egg sandwiches with various delicious fillings like asiago, asparagus, etc. When they are out--they are out and often that happens, I'm told, by 9 AM. Delicious scones but small menu. Not... More 

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Thank lfleur
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hidden treasure for lunch in Newport. Delicious sandwiches and baked treats. Very friendly staff. Priced right too

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Thank Tom F
Cincinnati, Ohio
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As long as you understand what type of place it is (very small with only a few tables, no A/C, order at counter) the chicken salad sandwich is great and other choices looked good too. Fun vibe, worth a visit, crowded - be patient, it is worth it.

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Thank Bill N
Hudson, New Hampshire
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111 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This unassuming little hole in the wall is an absolute gem! Fresh, made from scratch in-house food that will knock your socks off with its deliciousness. Really, the food is to die for. We had the Cuban sandwich and the house salad. Unique offerings, huge portions, and tiny prices. The staff was friendly and helpful. Expect a long wait if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $8
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 382 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6874
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: 14016193338
Description
Chef / Owners Matt & Anna Tscheulin welcome you to visit Rosemary & Thyme , a small artisan style bakery and cafe located in historic downtown Newport, R.I. All our baked goods , pasteries, soups , salads, and atisan sandwiches are scratch made daily in our kitchen . All daily leftovers are donated to our local food pantry. We invite you to spend some time with us

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10 months ago
Port Washington, New York

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?