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Red Bridge Tavern

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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22 Waterman Ave, East Providence, RI 02914-4410
+1 401-438-3899
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Isla Verde, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would not go back... if you are on your way home with teens, maybe it would be fine. Decent volume and price, but I was not thrilled with the atmosphere.

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Thank DanielleRI
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

A group of 5 of us visited after an evening squash match.. We each had a different meal. Several chose the evening specials, beef stew and meatloaf, which were warming on a cold and rainy night.. They enjoyed their meals.. The burgers and Rueben were very nicely done.. The onion rings are excellent. The side salads were crisp and cold... More 

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Thank John C
Barrington
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

The food here is awesome! Always consistant. Good drinks. Now open for Sunday Brunch. The weekend specials are great! Friendly service!

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Thank Karba1
Seekonk, Massachusetts
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45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I could not give The Red Bridge Tavern 4 stars. I really wanted to but just could not. The atmosphere is your typical local restaurant. I went here with my two teenage kids. The restaurant was busy. We were seated very fast. This is a restaurant where the locals go for dinner, talk and don't leave for few hours. You... More 

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Thank Samual0418
Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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308 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Small venue with average pub food. Friendly service but really nothing special as far as ambiance and food.

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Thank renat6
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 September 2016

For the last few years this has been one of our go-to spots. The seafood is always great. The salads and burgers are great. Beer selection just got an overhaul and new taps installed fixing the one small issue. When Lucy asks if you want bread, say yes.

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Thank Bruce M
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I went on a Friday evening for dinner. Large menu selection and numerous specials. The relaxed atmosphere was pleasant with dim lighting, the prices were reasonable for food and drinks. Would definitely recommend for a casual evening out.

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Thank Rose f
East Providence, Rhode Island
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Local establishment. We stopped in for dinner, staff was pleasant, the food was good, no problems. Would go again.

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Thank ashley1023
Providence, Rhode Island
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My hisband and I stopped into this restaurant for dinner. It was recommended by friends. It was an unbelievable experience. We sat at the bar. The restaurant was NOT crowded. We waited an hour for our food. When we asked the bartender if she could check on or orderr, told us she had a private party for ten in the... More 

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Thank Molly3892
Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We certainly remember when this location was Crawshaws many years ago, but have not been here for MANY years. We won a gift certificate and decided to give it a try Friday night. As we have aged we go out to eat a lot earlier (also to avoid crowds or having to wait). We got right in and were waited... More 

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Thank Ernie B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$13
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Waterman Ave, East Providence, RI 02914-4410
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  East Providence
  • Phone Number: +1 401-438-3899

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?