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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%
Travelers talk about
“lobster tacos” (119 reviews)
“shark bites” (31 reviews)
“salad” (135 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
348 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6602
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

There are dozens of amazing restaurants in Newport...and this is not close to being one of them. I would probably head up the street to 7 Eleven if this was the only other restaurant open. My guess is that people go because of its location...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Food was delicious-we sat at a window on the third floor--our order was taken and delivered in a timely manor--I had the shrimp/scallop scampi and it was outstanding and quite a large portion too.

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

The clientele here are noisy but very good natured. It is clearly one of the most popular eating-places in Newport, however we were seated quickly and got a coveted table next to one of their enormous windows! Despite being very busy, we were served quickly...More

Thank Dottiesdaughter
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We had two nights in Newport and, after a four hour tour, we decided to try the Red Parrot. We heard the lobster nachos were a specialty and a large portion, so we decided to share. Although the description on the menu sounded great, we...More

Thank Joanne F
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

By far the best clam chowder and we ate a lot during our 3 day stay! Steamers were also good and wait staff friendly and attentive.

Thank mm126NY
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Has always great service and even better food , every time we visit our daughter and granddaughter, we make the journey to the red parrot for the good quality food and the atmosphere

Thank jcowlam
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We were a party of 2 on a Tuesday night (7:00 pm) in mid August. We were seated immediately at a very nice table overlooking Thames Ave. The hostess did ask if we had a preference of upstairs or downstairs. I had been there maybe...More

Thank Marie E
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We didn't expect to find such good food in such a "landmark" spot, right in the middle of downtown. It does have a chain vibe, but the food was delicious, the service was good, there was a nice selection of menu items, and the atmosphere...More

Thank DCDolcevita
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Many different dishes for everyone to choose from and a very diverse menu which makes the adults and children happy. Even my granddaughter who is a vegetarian could find something to have for dinner. I have never been disappointed in what I ordered. They have...More

Thank Paula R
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

In a word, the Red Parrot is awesome. The menu is large and diverse. They offer great seafood and fabulous burgers. We had the lobster nachos and they were incredible. The waitstaff is attentive without being pushy and the beer options are varied. Beer was...More

Thank Brad J
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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, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine
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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