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The Roast House

176 Columbus Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860-5547
+1 401-475-1040
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“fried clams” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
176 Columbus Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860-5547
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

My family greatly enjoys the roast house. It has a great menu and selection to choose from. I have never had a meal I didn't like. The only reason I didn't give them five stars is that when doing take out always double check the...More

Thank saradelvino
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Good restaurant. Foods ok I gave it four stars because the prices are reasonable for the size and flavors. I’ve had a few good waitstaff and a couple uncomfortable ones that seemed to be aggravated about something. We are easy going and respectful so it...More

Thank lvshari
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here a few times after work just relax. Bartenders are more interested in the regulars. I’ve also seen them face timing their family and the family visiting the mom.Left a tip the bartender did not pay attention and thanked me. You need to...More

1  Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 19 May 2018

We dined here with another couple, and were very impressed with the food and service. We were here for lunch and found some great specials. One was fish and chips with 3 free clam cakes. The other not to be missed is the whole fried...More

1  Thank bkpoud2
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I have been here several times. You cannot go wrong had whole belly clams (delicious), baked stuffed sole (absolutely delicious) from burgers to full entrees everything is always delicious. You get great service no matter if you sit in the dining area or at the...More

1  Thank glinolive2
Jorge D, Owner at The Roast House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you so much, Happy New Year to you and yours.

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Hostess was attentive, service was spot on, diverse menu, great prime rib! Shrimp cocktail was fresh, salads were crisp too!

Thank denden4444
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I work in the area and I am always looking for a good spot to grab lunch. I did not expect much, the restaurant is located out of the way from any major roads. But what a nice surprise. The interior and exterior seem recently...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight and it was excellent. First of all our server Brianna was great!very friendly and accommodating, happy personality. Great choices on the menu from seafood to Italian to steaks. Wine list and good cocktail selection. We will definitely be back. Comfort seating...More

Thank paintnut87
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We stopped in before a Pawtucket Red Sox game and I wasn't expecting that we saw on the menu. They had EVERYTHING; from seafood to steaks, pasta to outstanding salads and more ... and their appetizer list was very extensive (word of warning: go light...More

Thank 750Ray
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

A friend invited me to go- didn't really want to thought it would be a typical place but food was good. (fish & chips, Sangria)

Thank 23Raven
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Trish B
30 September 2017|
Response from 750Ray | Reviewed this property |
I recall seeing "Stuffed Quahogs", a hard shell clam, with both halves stuffed with house made dressing. I do not specifically recall seeing "Clam Cakes". I hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
American, Bar
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Columbus Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860-5547
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Pawtucket
  • Phone Number: +1 401-475-1040
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The Roast House takes pride in using the finest quality ingredients prepared by our highly trained Chefs.
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