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Brick Alley Pub

140 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6653
+1 401-849-6334
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
140 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6653
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I go there with my family also visit there for best movment for me and also they are provide best service to thier guest and also room was big and also location very best for all user and they are provide in room wifi service...More

Thank ladumor
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It came highly recommended by the locals we stopped but it had no memorable dishes. The waitress loved everything but we found the clam chowder and ravioli we ordered to be of low taste quality. The staff was charming and pleasant which is why I...More

Thank Icchok
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I went to Brick Alley Pub for dinner this evening. The staff was very friendly. The service was great and the food was soooooooo good! Monique was our main waitress. She was very friendly! Thank you all for a great dinner and...More

Thank BaileysMom72
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped for lunch but there was a 45 minute wait. Went upstairs to the burger bar. We had the tuna sliders and a burger. Both were great and sliders were just enough for a light lunch.

Thank Caroline N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Thankfully we went on a Sunday right when it opened. We got seating right away and the waitress was very friendly and on top of everything. We ordered soups French Onion and the Clam Chowder. The French onion was the best I ever had and...More

Thank m0mma0f2
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great little pub with lots of charm and good food. We strolled in one evening and felt right at home. Loved the decor

Thank Regena H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent hospitality and food which unlike most other establishments we dined in represented great value for money I’m told that in the season there is normally a two hour wait for a table Of this I’ve little doubt since we had a brief wait in...More

Thank patbarron
Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to the brick alley a few times a year when in town on business, most enjoyable in the off season as you can always find a seat at the bar and the overall atmosphere is very low key. The have some of my...More

Thank tqmman2002
Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub is big inside and has a large, great menu for food and drinks. The location is in downtown Newport, walking distance to the harbor and shopping. We were here off season so some shops were closed; however plenty of places were open. This...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The incredible effort at interior decorating is probably the first thing that will catch the eye of a new visitor, and you'll stay for the reasonably priced food and drinks. If you're in Newport in the summer do not expect to pay very little for...More

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Questions & Answers
9 September 2017|
Response from Christine D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, pretty sure. Always games on and plenty of sports memorabilia
Terry S
25 July 2017|
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Response from 55Rocky | Reviewed this property |
They are located at the city end of Thames street. There is metered parking and a parking lot close by.
1 November 2016|
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Response from angie c | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes! They have a large room on the back and rooms upstairs as well. I would request the back one if they can accommodate you as it would be easier access to salad bar and people in your party won't have to take... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6653
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-849-6334
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At Brick Alley Pub we have it all: "pub style" comfort food to modern multicultural cuisine all served with genuine down-home hospitality. Like America itself, Brick Alley is one big melting pot of ethnicities, flavors, and fun. If you are looking for stiff, over the top formal service with small portions of over-priced food, we are not that place.

After more than 30 years as one of Rhode Island's most popular restaurants with locals and tourists alike, the Brick Alley Pub & Restaurant has earned landmark status. Located at 140 Thames Street across from the Brick Market Place in Downtown Newport the Brick Alley Pub & Restaurant offers a warm and cozy fireplace in the winter and comfortably air-conditioned dining rooms in the summer.

The Brick Alley Pub & Restaurant specializes in a blend of flavorful steaks, fresh local seafood, pastas, and seasonal specials. Begin your dinner with a selection from our cocktail menu or choose a wine from our extensive wine list. This wine list features over 250 different vintages and has received the Wine Spectator Award for Excellence.

Open for lunch and dinner, Brick Alley Pub & Restaurant accepts reservations and offers an upstairs function room that can accommodate up to 170 people.

The Brick Alley Pub & Restaurant has received favorable reviews from countless local and national publications including: The Providence Journal, Travel-Holiday, Ford Times, Rhode Island Monthly, and Newport Life Magazine. In addition, Jameson Irish Whiskey bestowed the restaurant with their "Best Irish Coffee Award" for three consecutive years and inducted the Brick Alley Pub & Restaurant into their Hall of Fame. Brick Alley has also been featured on The Food Network and is a favorite of Boston's Phantom Gourmet.
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