can be prepared to your liking: baked, grilled, pan-seared, pan-blackened
can be prepared to your liking: baked, grilled, pan-seared, pan-blackened
chourico braised garbanzo beans, asparagus, gremolata
The food was amazing! They give great portions. My wife even left with a doggy-bag. Fantastic service even considering the amount of employees working.
We were celebrating our 43rd anniversary and Hemenway’s was great.
The restaurant itself was immaculate and the seating arrangements were great and made for great dining.
Being the first ones back opening day we were greeted by your great service folks and our waitress Theresa was super.
All the CDC protocols were in place right down to the paper menus and our meals were excellent as they were 70 some days ago.
We joked with Theresa about the absence of some of our favorites but she assured us that as time goes by with phase 2, primarily the Alaskan King crab cocktail and the Silver Stars Olive breads.
Overall we expected all to be in order as it was before the pandemic and everything was great as before and we look forward to our next culinary experience.
A wonderful meal with exceptional service! Hemenway's NEVER disappoints
The server was Diane and she was excellent. She was attentive, responsive, accurate, professional and funny! The seating by the window overlooking the river was a pleasant surprise and much appreciated. The meal was absolutely superb in every way from the Bread selections to the Stags Leap Chardonnay, to the Shrimp Cocktail appetizer, to the baby greens salad, to the Ahi Tuna for my wife and the whole Black Bass (for me) to the Key Lime Pie that made for a scrumptious dessert. I highly recommend Hemenway's for those special occasions where quality of presentation and dining are of great importance!
Thank you Peerssa. What a very kind review. We are glad you enjoyed the food and service and we are grateful for your recommendation.
The food was very good. Our server was outstanding! It was a wonderful evening.
Thank you afs56! We are glad you had such a great evening with us.
Seafood is great. The lobster and filet was cooked perfectly
Thank you Jennifer. We are glad you enjoyed.
Celebratory occasion for new large account.
Thank you for celebrating with us (and congratulations).
Great meal! The restaurant was not too busy that night, most likely because of the current health crisis. The food and the service were excellent!
Thank you for joining us Padre and glad you enjoyed. We will pass along your compliments to Brian too.
We always enjoy our visit and our meal. We asked for a small modification on the appetizer platter (crab instead of calamari - no problem!)
hang in there!
Thank you daniellem. We are very happy you enjoyed.
Great service and atmosphere. We were served promptly and the food was delicious.
Thank you David! Very happy you enjoyed.
Excellent food - we were very impressed. Not cheap, but worth it
We are very happy you enjoyed gfwt and hope we will see you again.
Our meal was excellent and service was great! We were seated immediately upon arrival.
Thank you Chris! Happy you enjoyed and happy to hear you we sat you immediately. We are grateful for your review.
Thank you for celebrating with us.
I brought my husband to Hemenway's for his birthday this past weekend and we had a fantastic time! Jayson was our server and was incredibly knowledgeable and his service was excellent- while we didn't have too many questions for him, you could tell that he knew the menu inside and out.
We ordered the stuffed lobster and grilled halibut special which were absolutely wonderful. The only "feedback" we had was that that the lobster didn't come out as hot as expected, but my husband thoroughly enjoyed every bite despite of that. We also had a key lime pie for dessert (in addition to the wonderful chef's plate dessert the restaurant extended to us complimentary for his birthday- also incredible) and being from FL originally, I can say that this was one of the best I have ever had. Perfect mix of tart and sweet- just how a key lime pie should be.
Hemenway's is great for date night or even a nice night out with your family. We highly recommend it!
Thank you for choosing Hemenway's for your birthday celebration and we are glad you and your husband enjoyed. We will be sure to pass along your compliments to Jayson too. We are thrilled to earn your recommendation and we look forward to seeing you again.
In my opinion Hemenway's has the best seafood in Rhode Island. It never disappoints...
service, food all outstanding. I don't go there for a deal, so the price is never an issue
Thank you dlombardi. It's a true honor to be considered the very best in Rhode Island and we appreciate the kind words. More importantly, we are glad you enjoyed and we look forward to your next visit.
The food was Devine! Great portions.
Thank you! So glad you enjoyed.
Very nice evening. Server was very attentive, food was delicious.
Thank you. We are happy to hear the food and service was to your liking. We hope you will join us again.
Small pieces of dry fish with no flavor. Never got any bread until after dinner came. This place has gone downhill big time. What a disappointment
Sorry to hear that you were disappointed in your meal. We are still committed to providing our guests an exceptional meal and experience and never like to know a guest felt otherwise. We would love to hear more and encourage you to reach out to Tobey Sanborn, our Senior General Manager, at 401-351-8570. Your satisfaction means a lot to us.
Excellent food, excellent service (Nancy from Scotland) and excellent view. The halibut special was outstanding.
A very enjoyable experience.
Thank you Vincent! We are happy you enjoyed and we will be sure to thank Nancy from Scotland for doing a great job. We hope you come back and join us again soon.
Service was great! Had a nice table by the window. Food was delicious.
A bit tight so allowed for noise.
Heard everyone’s conversations.
All and all
We will be back
Thank you Jerry! We are very happy you enjoyed and we are glad that Ellie's service was a standout. We will be sure to pass along your compliments. We look forward to seeing you again soon.
This was a very pleasant experience. My second time here with my girlfriend and I got to say it was delightful. The food is just as good as it was before. I have never been let down by their food. The ambiance is always pleasant at night, with the lighting just right. Service was very good as well, offering detailed explanations of items on the menu. We’ll be back soon!
Thank you for joining us again and we are glad that you and your girlfriend enjoyed. We always love to hear our food and service made a great impression. We are looking forward to seeing you both again.
Food was delicious!
That is great to hear. Thank you!
We’ve eaten here before and had a pleasant experience. Hoping it was just an off night. Drinks were made wrong, steak was under cooked, both burgers were undercooked. Ordered Surf n turf and received no surf. Disappointing birthday dinner.
Very sorry to hear this. That's not typical for our usual quality. We will discuss your feedback with our culinary team to ensure we remain vigilant. We are sorry your birthday dinner was not what you expected. We would be happy to hear more and encourage you to give Tobey Sanborn, our Senior General Manager, a call at 401-351-8570 to discuss. We always want our guests to be satisfied.
We dined at 6:00pm on a Saturday night. The restaurant was busy but the noise level was very acceptable. Our waiter, John, was attentive and helpful. We had the 2 lb baked stuffed lobster "fisherman's style" which was delicious, and deliberately kept the appetizers light. The Coppola "Claret" was a great wine and good value by the glass.
Thank you JohnBetsy. We are glad you enjoyed your dinner with us. You can't go wrong with the baked stuffed lobster and the Claret was an excellent choice. We look forward to seeing you again.
One of the best lobster rolls I have ever had.
We are so glad you enjoyed. We are proud of our lobster roll.
It was spectacular! Best paella I've ever had, I would eat there again in a heartbeat.
Thank you Ryan! Very happy you enjoyed the paella - it's one of our favorites too. We look forward to seeing you back here again.
Our waitress failed to tell us of the fresh fish t
Sorry to hear that. We are known for our exceptional service and our team always tries to inform our guests about all our featured specials. We will discuss your comment with the team and we hope that if you join us again, our service can truly make your experience better.
Hemenways was excellent as usual.
Thank you Robert! We are glad you enjoyed.
Our second visit this month. ALWAYS good. Raw seafood is excellent. Crab cakes wonderful. Have never had a bad appetizer. We tend to load up on those and skip the main plates. Service is professional. Free valet parking next door makes Hemenway's irresistible for an adults night out. We are becoming regulars.
Thank you Patricia and we are glad you joined us again. More importantly however, we are glad you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again for another adults night out.
2nd time here and LOVE it even more this time ! Environment and employees just blend so well.
Thank you Oscar. We are very glad you came back and happy it was as good as you remembered.
Love this place and frequently come visit here when in town!
We are glad you like it here Sheila! We look forward to seeing you again.
Ambiance was very nice. And we were hosting my son's friend who had never had seafood near the coast, and was blown away by how different it tasted. The only negative was the room was a little cold.
Thank you Robert! We are glad you enjoyed and happy we could give your son's friend some authentic seafood. We hope we made him a believer. Thank you for your feedback.
Visiting from out of town. Dinner with college age son.
Thank you for stopping in and we hope you enjoyed it all.
I’ve been there a couple of times. Food was not flavorful. I had shimp it was rubbery the steak can with mash not fry of sauce from the steak. We were not impressed. Waiter was nice but all over the place forgetting stuff.
Sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your most recent visit Angela. We are dedicated to providing our guests with an exceptional experience and we never want our guests to be disappointed. We will take your feedback to heart and hope that if you join us again, we can deliver on the more typical experience for which we are known. Making sure you are satisfied is important to us.
We dine here often and we have always had a great dinner or lunch. The food, service, and atmosphere are all top notch! Highly recommend!
Thank you Jim! We are glad you enjoy and really appreciate your recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again.
Thursday night with colleagues. Great server and great food well prepared. Always a solid choice.
Thanks for joining us Craig. Glad you enjoyed.
As always I do patron Hemenway's pretty often and it is always terrific. Love the Food & wait staff always. To Notch
We are glad you enjoy it here Kevin and glad it's always terrific. Thanks for sharing and we look forward to your next visit.
We went for our 20th anniversary. We had never been and had always heard good things so we wanted to see for ourselves. The atmosphere was nice. We had a window seat with a view of the river. The service was very good and the food was excellent - I had Stuffies as an appetizer and the Rib Eye special and my wife had the pan-seared Cod. I would definitely go back and recommend to friends.
Thank you for celebrating with us and we are glad you both enjoyed. We are happy to know you would come back and we appreciate your recommendations.
Excellent selection and reasonably priced. Our waitress was a joy.
Thank you Sean! We are glad you enjoyed and we will pass along your gratitude to your server.
Hemenway's is rated 4.7 stars by 4756 OpenTable diners.
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