The Mooring Seafood Kitchen & Bar doesn’t have a bad seat to offer, whether you choose indoor or outdoor the panoramic views of Newport Harbor either shows a yachter sailing up, sailing by, or sailing down a sunset. From micro brews to signature cocktails and an award winning wine list, the opening introduction to the wait-staff slows the pace of the day with a drink, raw bar, salad and appetizer to begin a memorable dining experience. Options from the land and sea allow for diners’ choices in their entrees along with a gluten free menu specific to dietary needs and requests. This legendary dining experience can be offered to private events making a picturesque memory for any wedding rehearsal or anniversary party.
Midtown Oyster Bar is jiving as New York meets beach-town with an upbeat young professional atmosphere. The inside laid-back vibe has high top tables and a nautical bar with signature drinks, brews, wines, pricklebacks, and oyster shooters. The dining is offered inside and outside with two outside decks giving views of ships and streets, with a menu that promises the largest selection of raw bar plates and platters to share including the Midtown; oysters, littlenecks, shrimp cocktail, whole split chilled lobster, and crabmeat cocktail. Date night, special occasions, and just a gathering of friends makes this a “go-to” for all locals and overnight guests.
22 Bowen’s Wine Bar & Grille is the iconic restaurant of Newport. This harbor-side tavern promises consistent fresh food, classic cocktails, finest wines, and chic elegant dining. This restaurant prides itself on tradition and texture, paying attention to the finer details of seasonal cocktails, local microbrews, and fresh caught seafood. From chilled bar King Crab Legs, to grilled specialties and all surf and turf options in-between this staple restaurant will become a tradition and milestone memory for all grand celebrations and memorable Newport moments.
The Black Pearl is the perfect flip-flop turned into dress-shoes establishment. Opening as early as 10:30am seven days a week this front row view of the Newport harbor is ideal for an outdoor beer and chowder before the fishing charter trip or when happy hour starts anytime of the day. Indoor and outdoor seating, friendly bartenders, and bountiful portions makes this New England destination a classic dining experience to pick up Black Pearl swag as a custom for shoppers to notice the award-winning restaurant nationwide. The Black Pearl Clam Chowder, Clam Chili, and Steamers are iconic to beach-goers and yachters around. Stay for a beer or grab and entrée, this restaurant knows no time-limits or stresses of the outside world.
The Clarke Cooke House offers true sophisticated dining in the heartbeat of downtown Newport. White table clothes and elegant wine glasses decorate the room with professional wait-staff, knowledgeable about the wine and food pairings and talented chefs’ conscience in their attentive plate presentations. The charm of Newport meets all occasions as upscale dining and casual dining is offered within the restaurant. Quintessential dining for lunch and dinner options from the Chicken on Grilled Faccacia Bread Sandwich to the Classic Prime Rib New York Sirloin. The guests hear the surrounding laughter of other diners while capturing an unbelievable view of the yachts docking in waters at Newport. Locally caught fish, a full oyster bar, and summer sushi opens up options for all foodies and seafood connoisseurs.