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Fifth Element

111 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2744
401-619-2552
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Ranked #18 of 206 Restaurants in Newport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Wakefield, Rhode Island
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

An evening in Newport and chose Broadway because we had tickets for the 10 pm show at the Firehouse Comedy Club. Fifth had good reviews and menu was interesting. First impression-loud! Hostess welcoming and sassy, waitress was average, not engaging. We ordered the Cod and the Filet, both good. Thought prices were high for tavern atmosphere. Not sure we'd return,... More

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Newport, Rhode Island
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

The fifth element is a very good restaurant in Newport. My husband and I started with two drinks, the melon martini, which was awesome, good balance of alcohol and sweetness and the grapefruit fizz, which was less sweet but still good and for food we ordered the spinach balls, they were very tasty, and delicious and the mussels, although the... More

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Middletown, Rhode Island
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

I went here for a friends birthday recently and had a blast. The atmosphere is beautiful, lots of great art work and a very cool bathroom sink. The Kitchen is open, which is entertaining to watch and the bar has very cool waterfalls behind it. We had a good sampling of the menu and everything was good. the salads were... More

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Fifth Element takes reservations! The food is innovative. We ordered sweet beet treats which are bread made with beets, roasted, pickled beets and ricotta and nuts. Marriage made in heaven. You can tell that a lot of thought was put into this dish as well as the cocktails and the meals. Salmon with chick peas and artichokes was delicious! Would... More

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Portsmouth, NH
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Just popped in here last minute, no reservations, and didn't even look up the reviews. We were pleasantly surprised. We had the roasted zucchini pizza (great!) and the spicy lamb poutine. Both were so good that we tried to make both when we got back home. We received good value here and were glad to have a reasonable check total... More

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Bristol, Rhode Island
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I don't live locally, but anytime I visit Newport to dine, my favorite place to go to is the Fifth Element. The atmosphere, food and staff are wonderful. Always a guaranteed good time with a great meal. Very clean and consistently good. Best martinis too!!!

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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Fifth Element is a fun, trendy place to get top-notch food and well-crafted cocktails in Newport. The staff is always friendly and attentive, and go above and beyond to make you feel welcome; Jay, one of the bartenders makes me “fancy water” (water in a wine glass with lemons) as I am 7 months pregnant. It’s these fun, thoughtful touches... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Had a professional group meeting at the Fifth, with pre arranged menu of crudités and appetizers. The Owners and staff accommodated us in every way: budget, great innovative bistro food, open glass doors for the Newport evening air, and overall a fun happening spot to talk with plenty of space to allow us to relax. All commented on how nice... More

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Portsmouth, Rhode Island
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The menu constantly changes with the seasons. Gluten free items are available on the menu Nice bar Best pizza in town

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

5th Element is high up on my list of places to eat in Newport! The ambiance is great with lots of quirky touches and the place offers options for diners - the more cosy, romantic dining room or the bar area with all the games playing and a pretty impressive bar! The staff are cool, the food is great whether... More

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