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111 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2744
401-619-2552
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Reservations

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  • 123
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  • 51
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 6
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  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Unforgettable reunion event!

We recently held a 30th reunion event at the Fifth Element. We had about 60 people total. What a perfect place. The atmosphere and the food were amazing. Brad and Frank, the owners, were both outstanding to work with. The band, The Merge, started playing at 10:00 and the party really got... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
Suzanne Wyatt O
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Newport, Rhode Island
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
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English first
Newport, Rhode Island
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We recently held a 30th reunion event at the Fifth Element. We had about 60 people total. What a perfect place. The atmosphere and the food were amazing. Brad and Frank, the owners, were both outstanding to work with. The band, The Merge, started playing at 10:00 and the party really got started. The feedback from our classmates has been... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

My husband and I just got married this past Saturday in Newport, RI. Ahead of the wedding we knew we wanted an after party and did not want the night to end with the reception. After doing some research I came across The Fifth Element, and speaking with Brad and Frank they said they would be happy to host it... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Multiple trips to Newport, first time to Fifth Element! We very much enjoyed it. The atmosphere is neat walking in. All open air, so that was awesome. Must start out with the spinach balls! All of our entrees were superb, everything tasted very fresh. I wish we weren't so full after entrees- dessert menu looked great! Highly recommend and definitely... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Frank and Brad, the owners, did an amazing job with our group party after a long day of drill. We met at the bar around 5 pm with the windows/doors open overlooking Broadway in Newport. Our group was around 70-80 with families included. This was also my retirement so my family and I set up a tab with Frank and... More 

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Mansfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We ate light with appetizers and salads. Spinach balls were so good and flavorable. Salads were great. Splurged with the sticky pudding cake - Yummy.

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We spent 3 days in Newport and ate at a nice restaurant each night. I can remember what I had at the other two but not what i had at Fifth Element. At the time, I thought it was good and my wife enjoyed her meal too. But, in retrospect, it simply wasn't memorable.

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Ronkonkoma, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Stopped in for dinner on a rainy night in Newport. Inside looked very trendy. The Wait Staff was friendly and there was no wait for a table, but we were off season. The menu had very enticing options and the meal I had was outstanding. The prices were fair and there were a lot of different types of beers to... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Staff, food and vibe were great tonight! It was a rainy cold night but the restaurant was warm and cozy. Great band to keep the night fun. I had the monk fish which was very good and my husband has the burger which was also good. Definitely would also be great on a warm summer night with the sliding glass... More 

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Newport, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We had our wedding dinner at the Fifth Element in November of 2014. The owners Frank and Anna were over-the-top helpful, designing a delicious menu with Marina their chef (they even created a seasonal vegetarian dish for us), decorating the tables with handmade Scandinavian centerpieces and place cards, baking the wedding cake. It was a festive, joyous occasion, better even... More 

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Vibrant bar scene, delicious specialty pizzas, reasonable wine prices by the bottle. Cool atmosphere in the heart of downtown area. Good for groups, families or couples.

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Additional Information about Fifth Element

Address: 111 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2744
Phone Number: 401-619-2552
Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 111 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2744
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: 401-619-2552

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am

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