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5 Spring St, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
(401) 466-2421
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Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Champagne Breakfast

Made to order omelettes, breakfast buffet - all delish! Always had a unique whole fish cooked to perfection on the buffet!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
hawkmtn
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Boston, MA
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English first
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I truly wish I could give our visit 4 "stars" but 2 is being generous. We are on the island to celebrate my husband's birthday and our 24th wedding anniversary and looked forward to a spectacular meal at the Manisses. Arriving early for our reservation, we were seated in the very romantic outdoor patio. My husband ordered the "kale" Cesaer... More 

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Albion, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We sat outside for dinner and the service was great and so was the view. I had a lobster dish it was full of flavor my husband had fish ( can't remember which ) but it tasted like it had pesto in it DELICIOUS

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Beautiful place and view. Wonderful wine and cheese in afternoon and breakfast. The room was a bomb being it was a small dormer and the reservation didn't say it was a shared bathroom and the walls are paper thin. The neighbors were slamming doors all night long

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Boston, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Made to order omelettes, breakfast buffet - all delish! Always had a unique whole fish cooked to perfection on the buffet!

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Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Fresh food, beautiful seaside room with bright sunshine. Great way to start your day. Friendly wait staff, great baked goods.

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The Breakfast was great and with a beautiful view of the water. Eggs made to order and felt very homey.

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Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This restaurant was the bomb! Even in October, they were able to present a discerning menu, with limited wines, it being the end of season. We celebrated my husband's birthday there, walked up to our Guest House room, 180 degree views, and blessed the day we decided to come off-season.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We attended a brunch here the morning after our son's wedding. It was absolutely wonderful. The Inn has a self-serve mimosa and juice bar along with a breakfast buffet that included eggs made to order, French Toast made out of crusty bread, a variety of muffins and pastries, a large whole salmon was provided that was cooked to perfection, home... More 

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Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

During a day trip to BI, went here on a late Sunday morning for their brunch buffet. It's a short walk from Old Harbor along Spring St. If you're looking for one of those buffets that have 50 items, this is not the place for you. They only have a few items, mainly of the typical breakfast type, but I... More 

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I have to wonder about some of these "reviews"...As someone with 30+ years in the restaurant business and someone who is a native Rhode Islander who has visited the Island many times, this buffet is outstanding! There really is something for just about everyone's taste. A catch of the day is an added bonus if you are a fish lover.... More 

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Address: 5 Spring St, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
Phone Number: (401) 466-2421
Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: 5 Spring St, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
  • Phone Number: (401) 466-2421

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  • Cuisine: American

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