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Amazing food, beautiful atmosphere!

Everything way perfect! Lovely wine selection delicious food cooked to perfection. Attentive... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kurawin S
Girls Weekend getaway

We stayed in the cute little suite. There were 4 of us,and there was plenty of room. The suite had... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2019
april t
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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What used to be the center of Newport's commercial seaport in the colonial days, is now the hub of Newport's harbor side shopping and dining, where you can find eclectic boutiques, sophisticated and casual restaurants side by side and cozy...more
Bannister's Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Everything way perfect! Lovely wine selection delicious food cooked to perfection. Attentive service. We will definitely be returning if we are back in town.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kurawin S
Reviewed January 7, 2019

We stayed in the cute little suite. There were 4 of us,and there was plenty of room. The suite had a lot of character and we loved it. Would definately go back!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank april t
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Overlooking the harbor. Amazing views. Great places to shop, to eat, and simply to stroll down by the water. very relaxing.

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This is a place that maximises its location to draw you in with a good smattering of high end shops as well as a good places to eat and drink.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Banjo191
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We were staying right beside this wharf and enjoyed many strolls round the bars, restaurants and shops to be had here. Also at the wharf are the sailing ships. We took a trip under sail on the Madeleine which was amazing

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018

What a nice two-for-one place. She can hit the shops and he can explore the sights and sounds of the harbour. Then you can both adjourn for lunch or coffee.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

Great restaurants, shops & sailing & water opportunities. I took a sunset sail & loved it! Seeing all the yachts is fascinating - The Lives of the VERY rich! From quick inexpensive snacks to luxury fine dining.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

I spent time shopping and eating here. A great place to spend some time close to the water. Right in the center of things

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

Bannister's Wharf is a must see while in Nnewport, RI. Outstanding shops, restaurants and an outsanding place to take in the water, boats and people that flood this treasure! The night life is fantastic!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ScottB3321
Reviewed August 29, 2018

This is a very nice area to walk, shop and eat for any couple or family. Nice tourist shops line the street with many choices for restaurants. I like that you can eat outside! TIP: If you are staying in Newport, leave your car in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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February 13, 2018|
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I have seen numerous people walking with their dogs. People even bring their young dogs to the wharf to socialize, have people pet them, etc. Given that Neil K. posted that pets are not allowed, I called the wharf. I... More
February 13, 2018|
Response from Dean_Amy-2004 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a street shopping area, so there wouldn’t be an issue walking on the street. There may be issues with taking the dog into the stores; that would be up to each store if they allowed it. Unless it’s a service dog, doubt... More
October 16, 2016|
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Response from Byron1944 | Reviewed this property |
As for the walk it is about ten blocks and is easily doable. I can't answer about the coffee.