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Oak Hill Tavern & BBQ

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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565 Tower Hill Rd, North Kingstown, RI 02852-6017
+1 401-294-3282
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Rhode Island
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Portions are very generous in a casual atmosphere. Good eating without "breaking the bank." Try their BBQ sandwich.

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Thank RhodeIslandWanderer
Kingston, Rhode Island, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great food and great atmosphere! On Wednesdays they have their Wacky Wings. Definitely worth giving it a try.

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Thank Alyssa V
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114 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I had half rack of ribs as did a friend of mine. Both of ours were good but mine were served warm while hers was served cold. Others liked their food. Our server was very nice, she was quick and came by when it looked like we needed something. My friend, however, had an issue before we were seated. She... More 

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Thank Kimberly S
North Luffenham, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

The easiest review I have ever undertaken from the moment we walked into the door, to the moment we left, the staff were welcoming and were simply the perfect hosts. The food was outstanding and our waitress Holly a delight, prompt attentive and extremely helpful. Still wondering why they allow customers to throw their peanut casing on the floor,

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Thank P44cka
Rhode Island
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is our 'go to' place for an inexpensive meal. The portions are reasonable, food quality always consistently good. It is a comfortable, casual place. There is music some nights which we find to be too loud but others seem to enjoy.

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Thank Bonnie S
Exeter, Rhode Island
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We have visited this restaurant twice in the last month. I was a bit leery based upon some reviews, however, we found it to be very good. Oak Hill is basically a bar tavern with decent food at inexpensive prices. Had lunch there today with friends. I had a steak sandwich and others had fried fish sandwich and French dip.... More 

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Winsted, Connecticut
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89 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

There was a chili cookoff when we went. Everyone was enjoyed the tastings and the announcement of the winner. We enjoyed our dinner. The chicken parm was good and so was my husband's sandwich. It is a nice atmosphere with many different style tables and a bar. I'd recommend this.

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Thank Kathy C
Narragansett, Rhode Island
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Our first visit was great. We sat at the bar and the service was excellent and the food was also very good. We tried it again and this time the bartender was not good. She pretty much ignored us and we had to get her attention for another drink, ask for condiments, etc. We're trying someplace else.

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Thank Christine D
Jamestown, RI
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

My wife and I tried Oak Hill Tavern for the first time on a Sunday night. We had seen it on the road for about 40 years and thought it was time to try it. The staff was friendly and attentive. I had the seafood casserole, which was really excellent, full of bay scallops. The fries looked like authentic hand... More 

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Thank nb500
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Best bbq I've had. Food is surprisingly good and a great value. Seafood is scrumptious. Nice outside area. Bar atmosphere but with families also dining. Note there are free peanuts so if you have an allergy beware.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 565 Tower Hill Rd, North Kingstown, RI 02852-6017
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  North Kingstown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-294-3282

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