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“Too bad they went out of business”
Review of The Sambar - CLOSED

The Sambar
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Bar scene, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Reviewed July 30, 2013

We have been here twice and had a great experience each time. Great food and delicious drinks. Usualy by the end of the evening, the owner's mother "mama" was out on the patio with her arm around many of the guests. We were just in newport and went back to have a meal at this yummy place and we couldnt' find it. After walking up and down the street a couple times we asked this couple siting on their front porch where our favorite restuarant was. They said sadly they abrutly closed their doors one day. Much sadness. There is now a generic looking thai restaurant in its place.

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Thank Kim H
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Reviewed August 9, 2012

This bar is small, but its got a bit of character. There's an outside area as well, which is nice if you want to eat/drink outside. I tried a few of the appetizers, which were decent, but the portions were small. Drinks were good though. It's worth a stop in for a quick drink, but head somewhere else if you want a good meal or more lively crowd.

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1  Thank J P
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Reviewed May 21, 2012

I recently moved to the area and was looking for a great local hangout. Sambar was perfect! I was actually very shocked to see these reviews because the service and staff were nothing but helpful. Sambar was fun and the people were welcoming I would recommend this spot to anyone, young or old.

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Thank LocalLove
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Reviewed March 21, 2012

Just awful!!! Younger men and women too, literally attacked and beat-up a mature group of adults over nothing! And someone was seriously hurt! And the place did nothing to stop it or help! stay away from this place unless you are looking for an unprovoked fight

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1  Thank Alli S
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Reviewed March 19, 2012

St. Patrick's Day...having a beer, enjoying the game next thing being attacked by young guys and girls. Sent 2 to the hospital. No one that worked there would help. What has happened to this town? Don't go here unless you have a body guard or 5.

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2  Thank localgal10
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