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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Cafe
“Go for the Saturday farmers’ market, stay for the wine and beer tasting. A real gem in the under-appreciated New England wine scene!”
  • 21 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Great bar scene, great food with a view. Outdoor dining patios... part of the Newport Restaurant Group of fantastic dining experiences. Try the grapefruit martini.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Cafe
“Nice place for breakfast pastries, or sandwiches for lunch. small local, done well.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Best Chowder on the line. Best local seafood market if you want to cook at home.”
  • 16 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Favorite place to grab a bite to eat! must try the fried oysters and the ceviche they are Fabulous! Voted one of the Top restaurants in all of rhode island!”
  • 14 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Bristol Oyster Bar is East Bay's Only Farm to Table Oyster Bar. $1 Oysters from RI's Narragansett Bay and South County's Salt Ponds Oyster Happy Hour Tuesday to Sunday from 4-6pm and 12-2pm Saturday and Sunday”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“2 min down the road and they have great food without the hussle and bussel of downtown Newport.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“Fun atmosphere, great food! Favorite of mine is The JR Bean Burger. Dirty Pickle Martini and Red Neck Sangria are my drink picks. Also open late nigh with live music on select nights.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Monday Oyster special! Great little venue. Nice outdoor patio on the water and cozy interior space for cooler winter nights.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“.5 mi. , popular for Seafood take-out, overlooking seawall, local beach, and beautiful water views.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great seafood restaurant on the water. Fresh seafood and outdoor seating in the heart of Bristol.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Enjoy rustic, fine italian dining right in the heart of beautiful Historic Bristol.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Very small restaurant, sometimes a long wait, but totally worth it. In the summer, nice to sit outside on the patio. The food is always amazing, my favorite is the ceasar salad with calamari. All the italian dishes are wonderful.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Stunning Waterfront dining on the patio. Huge rooftop bar with couches and live music on weekends. ”
  • 5 locals recommend