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1661 Inn Restaurant

5 Spring Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
+1 800-626-4773
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“baked beans” (7 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5 Spring Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family consisting of four adults and two children went to the 1661 specifically to have flaming coffees this past Friday evening. We arrived just before dark because the "show" is much better in the dark. We all had different types of flaming coffees. I...More

Thank Peptobiz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The champagne brunch at the 1661 is such a wonderful way to start the day. Views as you sip your champagne on the deck are fabulous. Atmosphere is relaxed. Service is wonderful. Food selection on the buffet is FANTASTIC! You won't find a better corn...More

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place offers up thee most amazing brunch. Plenty of mimosas are flowing. An enormous selection of baked goods. The staples of eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, french toast and an omelet station. Delicious food. Terrific service. And one of the best parts... the sprawling lawn...More

1  Thank tonidinnyc
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

I loved this hotel. We booked late and had to move rooms, the second room was better! They are slowly but surely renovating all the rooms and the ones that are finished are beautiful. They have a great breakfast in the morning, delicious! At happy...More

Thank dmmahoney9
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Came in for a night cap & indulged in some flaming coffees..... Absolutely amazing! Service was terrific & the show put on by the waiter whilst preparing the coffees was brilliant entertainment!

Thank Dale M
Reviewed October 15, 2016

Stayed at a nearby hotel that doesn't serve breakfast, so enjoyed the reasonably-priced but very elaborate buffet breakfast at the 1661 Inn. There is anything and everything you could possibly want to eat, both sweet and savory, and complimentary bubbly and Mimosas. Plus, eggs cooked...More

Thank 560margaretr
Reviewed October 10, 2016

We visited bank holiday weekend for a later morning brunch. The food was great and the service efficient and friendly. Most of the food is self service and there was plenty of choice. The views are also impressively, although sadly the weather was not great...More

Thank Bernie L
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Amazing breakfast buffet. Outstanding view on rear patio. Great service. Fair price. Handy location.

Thank Brian O
Reviewed September 16, 2016

What a way to start your day! Don't miss the brunch at 1661. The food is great and you can't beat the scenery. We enjoyed meeting other visitors while our two young sons played on the lawn and swing set.

Thank lillian771
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Great place to have breakfast, or dinner, the dining room overlooks the Atlantic. 1661, is close to downtown, so is easily walkable, if you decide to drive, there is ample parking.More

Thank 422richards422
biresorts, Manager at 1661 Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2016

Thank you for your review and we were glad to see that you enjoyed the location! We serve breakfast year-round (during the season it is our full champagne buffet breakfast and during the quiet season it is a bit more limited, but still a full...More

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September 14, 2016|
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Response from Jewelsbrowne | Reviewed this property |
No dress code that I saw of. I wore a sundress over my bathing suit. Wet hair and all lol. They serve breakfast, then wine & snacks in the afternoon and in the evening they serve flaming coffee with dessert. It is a classy... More
Robert F
August 27, 2015|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can find it on the Hotel Manisses site
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$22 - $22
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Spring Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
  • Phone Number: +1 800-626-4773
  • E-mail
Memorial Day through Columbus Day the 1661 Inn serves its renowned full champagne buffet breakfast each morning. The breakfast buffet features an omelet station, homemade corned beef hash, eggs, pancakes or french toast and a whole lot more! During the quieter seasons, a smaller version of our buffet is available as well. For the 2016 summer season, we will be introducing a small appetizer menu, desserts and flaming coffees at the new 1661 bar starting at 5:00pm.
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