About the Waterman Grille

Offering a setting that is unlike any other in Providence, Waterman Grille is situated along the Seekonk River in a former bridge gatehouse that dates back to 1871.

With its ageless brick, restored wood patinas and open kitchen, Waterman has become a neighborhood staple for its relaxed atmosphere and menu that encourages sharing. Our seasonal approach to cooking is helmed by Executive Chef Noah Metnick, who emboldens flavors with our signature wood-fired grill. In addition, our extensive and unique private dining offerings are an idyllic spot to host your next memorable event.

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Noah Metnick Executive Chef

The creative and uncommon culinary finesse of Waterman Grille’s imaginative menus lie in the talented hands of Executive Chef Noah Metnick.

Born in Israel and a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America he trained at the exclusive Maidstone Club in East Hampton, NY and the exquisite La Grenouille in New York City where his diligence and passion for excellence earned him the top spot as the restaurant’s executive chef. Today he delights guests with imaginative small plates and grilled specialties, each influenced by the elegance and art of fine French cuisine and the fresh, local bounty of New England.

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Happenings

Sun thru Wed

Chef’s 3-Course Seasonal Offering

Choice of appetizer, entree & dessert for just $29, every Sun-Wed.

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Mon thru Fri

Half Price Appetizers

Be Happy, Pay Half! Every Monday through Friday, enjoy half-price appetizers in the bar from 4-6pm. The perfect way to finish up your work day or to start off your evening. Half price appetizers are not offered on Holidays.

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Private Dining

Wedding, business luncheon or dinner party, Waterman’s private dining spaces are as unique as your event. We offer five distinct experiences in which to celebrate. Our Riverview Room, with its floor to ceiling windows, or our patio, boast spectacular views of the river. The Loft and Lounge provide an inviting atmosphere for smaller events, and the Boardroom can be tailored for any corporate or social function.

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Fare Rewards New England’s premier frequent diner program.

As a member, you will earn points with each dining occasion redeemable towards future visits. For every 200 points, you will automatically receive a $15 reward credit on your account, good towards your next visit! Our program is designed to simply reward our frequent customers for dining at our restaurants; there are no costs or obligations. Download the Newport Restaurant Group Fare Rewards mobile app and join today! It’s that easy!

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Gift Cards One gift card. Twelve unique culinary adventures.

From the capital cities to the city by the sea, the Newport Restaurant Group gift card can be used to craft one’s experience at: Castle Hill Inn, The Mooring, Bar ‘Cino, 22 Bowen’s, Smoke House, Hemenway’s, Iron Works, Trio, Boat House, Waterman Grille, Avvio and Papa Razzi. Purchase online for added convenience and have the card shipped to you, or choose to have your card shipped directly to the recipient with a personalized handwritten note.

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Please Note:

To our dear guests,

We have made the unbelievably hard choice as the concerns over COVID-19 increase to close temporarily. The safety of our staff, our business and especially you, our guests, is what’s most important right now. As a 100% employee-owned company we take this step to ensure that our employees have a secure place to return to work.

This is a time for us to be good humans and give support to our families and neighbors. When normalcy returns our team of familiar faces will welcome you in with open arms, ready to pour some cocktails, serve some wonderful dishes and celebrate the return of community!

Until then, should you wish to show your love to our team, you can buy a gift card online HERE

We are available to help you with your future social and corporate event bookings. Our Group Sales Department can be reached at 888.759.5557

Thank you,

The employee-owners of Newport Restaurant Group