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The Cove Restaurant

3963 Old Post Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813
+1 401-364-9222
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“calamari” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3963 Old Post Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Was in Charlestown last month and stopped in the Cove for lunch. Had a nice meal for a reasonable price. It was near the end of season, so not crowded. The food was good, and the price was reasonable. I would definitely try it again.

Thank daverate
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is great American bar food, with the added treat of the usual items one would expect in a New England -- superb fish and chips, and a lobster roll just brimming with huge chunks of lobster meat. Our waitress was pleasant and efficient, and...More

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

On our way home from vacation, we stopped here at 8:30 on a Sunday night (It closed at nine). The outside was rather dark and it didn't look too promising. Our party of three were seated immediately as the place was only about a third...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Often go here and have never had a bad experience and love the attentive service, the CWB(cranberry ,walnut,beet)salad, the burgers, the chicken parmigiana and the friendly, local feel. Beer and wine selection is great and sit at the bar and choose the sport event you...More

Thank chris d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always stop at the cove , great food great service generous glasses of wine , what else could you ask for

Thank AVA327
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The Cove is worth a trip from anywhere! Robin is the perfect owner/hostess and she and her staff make you feel like you're part of their family. Menu runs the spectrum so there is something delicious to eat for everyone. My favorite restaurant in South...More

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We ate here on the first night of our honeymoon. We were sad to see that the outdoor patio was not open, despite lots of signs saying it was. We started with the calamari, which was excellent. My dish Haddock Casino, was a special and...More

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We were spending a few days at Misquamicut beach and ventured a little further up route 1 to find a spot for dinner, on returning on route. 1A we happened on the cove. A fairly large place with booths and tables. The waitress Leah was...More

Thank chris d
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Went to lunch with family on a dreary day. Not overly thrilled about the hostess / waitress who seemed less then thrilled to see us walk in a little before 3 when they stop serving lunch at 3PM ( which we didn't see anywhere but...More

Thank Jessicajlq
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The cove is one of our favorite spots when we are in town. The food is always fresh and very good. Friday nights in the summer the outside patio is really a lot of fun, and Devyne and Paula are the BEST!!! No matter how...More

Thank mmancusi9114
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3963 Old Post Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-364-9222
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