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Celtica Public House

95 Long Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-2406
+1 401-847-4770
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
95 Long Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-2406
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My group of six were in town for a conference & we were looking for a local eatery with good food & refreshments to pass away a rainy afternoon. This is the place! Good sized portions of fish & chips, fish sandwiches & clam chowder...More

Thank TheButterman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Right outside the back entrance to the newport marriot take a right. About 100 feet up is Celtica. Can't speak to the food but the atmosphere is great. Locals, business travelers like us, awesome staff. It's not a dive bar but has a similar vibe....More

Thank leslie w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Celtica is away from the chaos by Bannister's Wharf and is a good option if you want to watch some sports on TV. They also offer some decent pub food and a pool table

Thank Stone13
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Has a mixture of locals and out of towners. Plenty of seating and quieter this time of year. Food was good pub grub. Kids enjoyed playing a game of pool. Sport on most the tvs. Service was pretty good. No problem running a tab. Plenty...More

Thank Mork001
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and were treated to amazing “stuffies” (stuffed quahogs—large clams). There are chunks of clams in every bite. So much better than what we are accustomed to getting in the fish stores, etc. We enjoyed them plain-no added tobasco or even...More

Thank geneva1599
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

They are a little off the main drag if you’re doing all the little touristy shops but well worth checking this place out. Great atmosphere and service. It’s has a real local feel. The food was excellent. We had clam chowder, shared a fish sandwich...More

Thank Tom1378
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I wouldn't rate this place as Very Good compared with all the restaurant choices in Newport but, for what it is, I think it deserves this rating. My wife and I ate here twice on a recent visit and it was more than adequate. It...More

Thank Rich O
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Great atmosphere with a view of the harbor and frequented by locals. We walked in for a drink during the off season and ended up having lunch. The clam chowder was excellent and the chef came out to chat with us. Friendly, good drinks and...More

Thank Karla L
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Tour bus driver suggested it after a tour of the cottages and we weren't disappointed. The drinks were reasonable and chicken wings were good. Service was a bit slow, but normally a place for locals cause bartender knew almost everybody. Looks like a whole in...More

Thank Mary Gail U
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Great hot dog special. Very relaxaed could use some larger TVs but not a big deal. Staff friendly - but be patient.

Thank Silvergoat
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Questions & Answers
25 February 2015|
Response from Nancy G | Reviewed this property |
They open at 11am and close at 1 am.
25 February 2015|
Response from slsantow |
What are your hours for lunch and dinner? We will be staying at WyndhamLong Whart next week.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Long Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-4770
  • E-mail
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