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New Rivers

7 Steeple St, Providence, RI 02903-1329
+1 401-751-0350
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (15 reviews)
“charcuterie” (8 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
7 Steeple St, Providence, RI 02903-1329
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My friend and I ate here while visiting from out of town. We were delighted with the food and the service. I ate the scallops, and they were delicious!

Thank Bonnie B C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

New Rivers is Providence is in a great location and the restaurant is visually appealing with huge windows, many with great views of historic Providence. The menu was varied and very interesting with even some familiar comfort food. Service was excellent and the server very...More

Thank FlyingGardenGuy
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

New Rivers’ dining room is beautiful in an old New England way and worth the visit on its own, but there are many more reasons to make dining here a priority: inventive locally sourced food; exciting apps and entrees; great charcuterie plate with very good...More

1  Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 9 June 2018

what a great way to celebrate a graduation from Brown U. As we arrived we were served an array of finger foods, while we celebrate with champagne. Thee entrees had an abundant amount of seafood dishes. We opted for the soft shell crabs in season...More

Thank Culebra C
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

New Rivers has been around forever, it changed hands a while ago but it is so consistently wonderful and charming. The ambiance is sparkling, the food fresh and inspired and the service is quietly seamless. Had the soft shell crabs and salad, amazing cocktails and...More

1  Thank RhodySam
Reviewed 4 May 2018

It might be that I'm somewhat over the need for a restaurant to describe meals in paragraph form, but what I ordered versus the reality of what was brought to the table was disappointing. I had the pulled pork: it was a small disc of...More

Thank sbv2b0
Reviewed 14 March 2018

My husband and I dined here with another couple. We had the most delicious meal made with fresh, perfectly cooked ingredients. I had roasted scallops which were perfectly cooked. We shared a few appetizers - roasted littlenecks, brussel sprouts (the best I've ever had), and...More

Thank kdunlea0408
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Took our adult children here for holiday meal out. Warmly greeted — by cozy inviting atmosphere, hostess and waitress. Waitress extremely pleasant and very knowledgeable. On her recommendation began with charcuterie — excellent kielbasa, rillettes and foie gras mousse — with outstanding Jasper Hill Willoughby...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I love the fact that this restaurant is housed in a historic building with some original touches. Another delight is that the bartender knows how to make a great pear martini. The food menu seems to be well stocked in appetizers and sides, but not...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Surprised I didn’t know about this spot earlier. Looks small from outside but actually decent amount of seats inside. Maybe about 6 seats at the bar. It’d be best to make reservations before coming though I was lucky enough to get a couple of seats...More

Thank Vjay S
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Steeple St, Providence, RI 02903-1329
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence
  • Phone Number: +1 401-751-0350
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