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Our goal is to offer the perfect neighborhood tavern...

Owner Matthew Desarli has been working to create the perfect neighborhood tavern since acquiring Tavern 12 in November of 2013. Matthew brings years of culinary experience as a former culinary arts major, and personal chef to celebrities such as Robert Downey Jr. He has crafted his comfort food inspired menu from the belief that everything should be served with fresh ingredients at reasonable prices.
In addition to amazing food Tavern 12 offers an impressive beer and spirits selection, 28 tv’s with surround sound, weekly karaoke, game nights, and other events. Upon walking in you’ll be greeted by friendly servers and the perfect atmosphere to unwind after a long day, enjoy a meal, and catch the game.

Great food and a perfect atmosphere!

We are your friendly neighborhood tavern with amazing beers on draft and a fresh and delicious menu.

Google Review

  • review rating 5  You NEED to try the fries Oreos!! Come here and have fun, it's a great place!! Im a harsh critic, but I'd recommend this place so far at least after 1 visit. I'd go back.

    thumb Anthony Griffin

    review rating 5  Clam Chowder is amazing! Great service by Kim! If you're looking for a great spot to watch the game the TV's are plentiful!

    thumb John LeDuc

    review rating 5  My type of sports bar, have plenty of craft beer on tap, pool tables and plenty of TVs to watch your sport. Bartenders were down to earth and real with customers which if I lived here I would be a regular.

    thumb Alex Ortega Jr
  • review rating 4  Great service, good booze, food is fine pub fare

    thumb Bill Ebeling

    review rating 4  Nice place for Sports and music! The food is good and the waitstaff is very good!

    thumb James Braga

    review rating 5  You NEED to try the fries Oreos!! Come here and have fun, it's a great place!! Im a harsh critic, but I'd recommend this place so far at least after 1 visit. I'd go back.

    thumb Anthony Griffin
  • review rating 5  Great place! Food is awesome and the bartenders are VERY friendly and VERY attentive. It is very neat and clean. We have come to make this our new 'go to' place!

    thumb Henriette Roy

    review rating 5  This is a great place for karaoke on Friday nights. Modern karaoke system makes everyone a star! And the adult beverages help to make each singer sound better and better. A nice hometown bar!

    thumb Melissa Vieira

    review rating 5  Great place for gatherings! Awesome food too!

    thumb Armando Flores
  • review rating 5  Great service and the burgers are some of the best we have had.

    thumb Elyse Mello

    review rating 5  Best place in RI bartenders r Awsom best Berger in town love this place like second home

    thumb Larry Jensen

    review rating 5  Awesome place! Owner, Matt is a nice guy, all the ladies there bartending do a great job, especially Christina. The cook, Jimmy, knows his way around a kitchen and produces some great food! The whole staff (even their security guard) was friendly,welcoming, and professional. This made for a good time!!!! Thanks Tavern 12!!

    thumb keith brown
  • review rating 4  Fried oreos on point good drinks too!!!

    thumb Charles McDaniel

    review rating 5  Great atmosphere!! The owner takes very good care of his customers!! Def the place to be if ur looking for a good night out with great friends. Waitresses are spectacular!!!

    thumb daniellle lake

    review rating 5  Victoria is a great bartender! Always yummy food. Good prices

    thumb Jennifer Bates
  • review rating 5  Matt and the staff are fantastic. Take out is ready in 10-15 minutes if your worried about C19. Try them out.

    thumb Bernard Lane

    review rating 1  Slow service, horrible karaoke sound system, over priced drinks, garbage food. Only gave one star because the garbage came quick and the fries were decent

    thumb Marissa Urie

    review rating 5  The band Controlled Hacoc was fantastic. As usual the food drinks and service were all top shelf!!

    thumb Joe Cavanaugh

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