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456 Chapel St., New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
+1 401-466-5230
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
456 Chapel St., New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, I've now eaten at this restaurant twice & both times have been exceptional. If you're looking for a great meal on Block Island, You won't be disappointed at Eli's!

Thank Cstarh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eli's was recommended to us, and we enjoyed our dinner there. It's small and intimate with a very pleasant wait staff and delicious menu options.

Thank sarahstiflerlucas
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Went to dinner with a good friend, really nice place. Small but comfortable. I had the Halibut, tasted great, perfect size portion. Our waitress was great. Would defiantly recommend Eli's.

Thank NewHampshireCowgirl
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

We went to dinner at Eli's and the place is cozy with a nice bar and the wait staff very attentive and friendly. The food was really good. Our fish was cooked to perfection with a nice crust and moist. The side dishes were creative...More

Thank glepore001
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Great place to start your day in Block Island. Amazing coffee, baked treats, and friendly staff. Easy bike parking and even a hitching post for dogs!

Thank MattR646
Reviewed August 21, 2017

Recently went here for dinner with my husband off of a friends recommendation. Sat down around 8:30 pm after a 30 min wait and place was still packed. Entrees are large, dont spoil your appetite too much with an app or the bread. I ordered...More

1  Thank goredsox232
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Perfect way to top off a trip to Block Island is eating at Elis. The food; creative, delicious and well prepared. They have their act down! We sat at the bar and had a very attentive bartender. My only recommendation is perhaps some type of...More

Thank Mimica27
Reviewed July 26, 2017

There is something about Eli's that stands out from the rest of the dining spots on BI -- it's just kinda cool, kinda cozy, kinda casual and comfortable. And the food is excellent.

1  Thank KrazyKat63
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We ate at several restaurants during our annual BI visit. Two nice visits to Eli's. In the pst I'd have given them 5 stars but this year wasn't quite up to previous.

Thank Neil W
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Went for dinner, the place itself is very charming and the food was delicious. The staff was very friendly. Had a wonderful time.

Thank Rose P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $30
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 456 Chapel St., New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
  • Phone Number: +1 401-466-5230
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