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Spring House

52 Spring St, Block Island, RI 02807
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Ranked #18 of 53 Restaurants in Block Island
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Price range: $20 - $50
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Description: The Main Dining Room consists of our grand indoor dining room, as well as our ocean view patio, and provides patrons with exquisite fine dining. When available, the Spring House Hotel kitchen strives to use vegetables from our very own gardens, Many of our dish’s are created solely to utilize what we grow in our own backyard. We believe that self sustainability with organically grown herbs and vegetables is the healthiest way to cook. We strive to source all produce organically and or hormone and pesticide free if available, collaborating with Farm Fresh Rhode Island, we are able to source local farmers and purveyors throughout New England.
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105 reviews from our community

73% Recommend
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English first
Rhinebeck, New York, United States
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is slightly pricey, but it’s worth it. First, it sits on the Atlantic Ocean shore. The view is spectacular. We started with beet salad and New England clam chowder. The chowder was thick and, unlike so many clam chowders, actually tasted like clams. Then we ordered artichoke and goat cheese flat bread and a scallops entree. The scallops... More

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New York
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We had a great table with a sweeping view of the ocean which was nice. The service from our waitress was not great but the manager stepped up and made it much better. The food is however way overpriced for what you got and it was not the best. I would recommend for drinks and the view.

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New Fairfield, Connecticut
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53 reviews 53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We were looking for this Inn, specifically to enjoy the feeling of being back in the 1880's on Block Island. That's when this building was opened. The staff was very friendly and we found ourselves drawn to the outside bar on the veranda, which was practically the epitome of our extended weekend "on the Block". I ordered a specialty drink... More

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North Salem, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I travel by boat to Block Island every summer. The wife and I always make the Spring House our special night. Five years ago we celebrates my wife's birthday with the whole family, ten people, one of the Lobster diners was small and the claws were meatless. The restaurant manager refused to remove it from the bill. I have not... More

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New York City
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

It's a tough act to follow after dining at Eli's. We waited too late to get into the formal dining room and had to settle for the gloomy, utterly pedestrian bistro next door. The room is dark and the feng shui all wrong. Never again. The food was average at best. Pricey, too. The same price as Eli's. The service... More

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Fairfield, Connecticut
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

You feel like you are in another era when you stop on the unique beautifully maintained Spring House property. We are foodies, and so The Spring House restaurant is our new favorite BI restaurant, for a fine quality meal. We went with a group of 11 and all of us were thrilled with the quality of the meal and the... More

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Danbury, Connecticut
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The ambiance and service were great. Nothing beats the views from the Spring House. We ate in the dining room, though i liked the decor of the Tap room better. Wanted the dining room menu, though. The food overall was good, except for my entree. Someone needs to remind the chef that there is supposed to be saffron in paella.... More

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New Fairfield, Connecticut
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

After some gorgeous meals at the Atlantic Inn and Eli's and lunch at Dead Eye Dicks this came as a big let down. The view over the ocean from the side porch, where we dined was very appealing. We ordered some cocktails - they were very watery and came in plastic cups. A far cry form the Atlantic Inn and... More

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This our second summer at Spring House. The setting is lovely. The room was pretty and spacious. A very relaxing place to be. It's out of town so it's quiet but only a half mile to the center of town. The prices are fair. I recommend it for a relaxing beach vacation.

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Bethany, Connecticut
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39 reviews 39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a great restaurant. They have a great view. Indoor outdoor dining. Some nights a band in the large wooden bar room. The inside tends to get warm so dress light. The food was great. Everyone was happy and satisfied. You can definitely share sides if you need them. Stuff lobster is there specialty, it was amazing. Cooked to... More

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