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Red Parrot Restaurant

348 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6602
+1 401-847-3800
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster tacos” (119 reviews)
“shark bites” (31 reviews)
“salad” (135 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
348 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6602
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really nice meal at the red parrot with a bunch of friends who we had not seen for a long time. The atmosphere was great, the service was good and the food was good as well. This was our first visit.

Thank Lamabads
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Building is interesting ( historic ) Enjoyed the Parrot Amber Ale. Girlfriend and I both ordered the lobster roll and were disappointed. Lobster tasted like it was frozen and thawed. Not a lot of taste. Service was ok

Thank steveleary1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived around dinner and wanted a casual moderately priced meal. We walked around town, looked at several menus on street side restaurants and settled on the Red Parrot. The building itself is interesting from a historic perspective. The restaurant itself has multiple levels and...More

Thank Nomad0921
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has been in business for about a hundred years. The history of the building is what's special about the place. It has an informal almost pub feeling. The food is good and very reasonably priced. The service on our visit was disappointing.

Thank Paddy0401
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good meal. Great service. Reasonably priced. My wife had a portabello mushroom quesadilla and I had a hamburger. Both were cooked to prefection.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at The Red Parrot last Friday evening! This restaurant has been in business for many years and has it’s following of local people! It features a central and convenient location. The menu is both in interesting and extensive! Prices are moderate and...More

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So many restaurants make their servers measure and are accountable for the booze. The red parrot lets it free flow. One of the best bartenders in the country. He knew how to make a drink that satisfied with the personal touch. The buffalo calamari is...More

Thank AMP2011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I are here for an early supper. We weren't real hungry so I got the grilled chicken salad and my friend got a steak salad. We were both well pleased with the quality and quantity. Everyone was very friendly. I would definitely...More

Thank Sallyanne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate a very late lunch here today. Nice bar/restaurant with a good selection of dishes on the menu. Waiting staff were polite, friendly and helpful. We had the teriyaki salmon salad. There was a good sized portion of salad on a bed of leaves, sliced...More

Thank jamesandrewmcdonald
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate a relaxing dinner here -- excellent! I had some sort of shrimp cocktail with lobster piled on top -- KILLER! Shared a desert w/my friends...some sort of dish w/bananas -- hate that I had to share!

Thank GypsyAtLast
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Jay D
May 22, 2017|
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Response from dj0553 | Reviewed this property |
No that wouldn't be the Red Parrot , I can't place a restaurant in Newport, R.I. that has an Esso sign & tiger statue .
May 2, 2016|
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Response from Tomintheshop | Reviewed this property |
Hi Donna, I am just frequenter to the restaurant. I have been to events where a third floor room was held just for the party. To be sure I would call the establishment, or check their website for info... sorry if this... More
August 8, 2015|
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Response from time4travel1957 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 348 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6602
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-3800
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