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Franklin Spa

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229 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6826
+1 401-847-3540
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“pancakes” (21 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
229 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6826
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited for breakfast on a Thursday mid-morning. The service was slower than average but they did have two large groups there at the same time that we were. The food was unimpressive as the eggs Benedict were over cooked and the corn beef hash...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great service and good breakfast. Bottomless cups of coffee alongside eggs Benedict and pancakes. Try it you won’t be sorry!

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is fantastic! A perfect local joint with incredible food and amazing prices. For less than $20, my wife and I shared strawberry banana pancakes and a breakfast sandwich with home fries, as well as coffee. The breakfast sandwich was out of this world-...More

Thank Josh K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rainy day, so we were looking for a breakfast place close to Thames. Found this place within a short walk to our resort. We were the only customers in the restaurant. Our server was very prompt and knowledgeable. She delivered our coffee quickly and it...More

Thank Trvl4Funb455
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Why call a luncheonette "Spa"? Very typical casual eatery. Busy take out business which slows down the table service. That was the biggest disappointment. An OK lobster roll. The roll was very fresh, however. Go somewhere else if you are pressed for time or have...More

Thank timemarches
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a Sunday morning breakfast here. Short wait for a table, typical dinner style decor, but if your looking for a hearty meal without the frills, it’s worth a stop.

Thank CopCodder
Reviewed May 13, 2018

This great little diner appears to be a favorite with the locals. I liked the counter seating in the middle of the restaurant with plugs for those who want to use their laptops. I especially liked the chorizo with my eggs, delicious! Staff works very...More

Thank Shutter_Lady14
Reviewed April 28, 2018

Our breakfast was great. The serving size and taste were excellent. Our server was very nice. The place was clean. The restroom was (only one) was old and could use upgrading. If you are part of the modern era be warned this is a CASH...More

Thank Carl C
Reviewed March 27, 2018

We stopped in to this typical old fashioned diner style cafe late on Sunday for lunch not realizing that they only serve breakfast on Sundays. We each had omelettes which were generously stuffed. I had veggies in my mine which were fine but the omelette...More

Thank bc812017
Reviewed December 18, 2017

Franklin Spa is a small diner on the corner of Spring St. and Franklin St. an easy walk from the hotel we stayed in. (Newport Harbor Hotel & Marina) We stopped in on a windy cold Saturday morning about 9:00. The place was pretty empty...More

Thank S9663
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840-6826
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-3540
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