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The Atlantic Inn

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359 High Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
+1 401-466-5883
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“tapas” (22 reviews)
“cheese board” (2 reviews)
“halibut” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Contemporary
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
359 High Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner here on our first evening as the restaurant in our hotel was closed. It was a brief walk up Spring Street and the bistro was open and serving. The fall menu was out and filled with wonderful options. We had the squash bisque and...More

Thank agb427
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a seafood dinner there with lobster tail, garlic shrimp and pineapple cake. Good range of flavors, attentive service but as expected on Block Island, everything is expensive. For two of us, sharing one alcoholic drink, the total was rapidly approaching $200.More

Thank EpicureanEater
InnkeeperBI, Front Office Manager at The Atlantic Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Epicurean Eater, Thank you for visiting with us at the Atlantic Inn! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. The seafood this summer has been great and we are happy you enjoyed the flavors and our friendly staff. Hope to see...More

Reviewed August 30, 2017

We were headed out to another BI restaurant, but changed our minds and went to The Atlantic, and boy we were glad we did!!! wonderful greeting, Duncan was terrific, and the menu outstanding - even for me the vegetarian. So many vegetarian entrees are simply...More

Thank cks3
InnkeeperBI, Front Office Manager at The Atlantic Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Cks3, Thank you for taking the time to write a review and to share your experience at the Atlantic Inn! We appreciate your kind words and are so glad you had an enjoyable time with us! We are fortunate to work with a wonderful...More

Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

We had an incredible meal at the Atlantic Inn. Started out by sitting outside on Adirondack chairs having drinks while being mesmerized by the the beautiful panorama of Block Island harbor. The Inn is an old charmer from a bye gone area and the lobby...More

1  Thank NHtravelers41
InnkeeperBI, Front Office Manager at The Atlantic Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi NHtravelers41, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to the Atlantic Inn. We are lucky to have a pretty special spot up here on the hill and we are so happy that you joined us! We love food and wine and...More

Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Seated on time by a welcoming staff. Well crafted Cosmopolitan's for wife and our friends. Excellent dry Rose for myself. Hot focaccia and creamy butter followed. Wife had Tapas shrimp and lobster crab cakes. I had lamb special with peach chutney and basil infused croquette....More

Thank KINGGM
InnkeeperBI, Front Office Manager at The Atlantic Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2017

Hello KINGGM, Thank you for taking the time to write such a kind review! We know everyone is busy; and we appreciate your thoughtfulness. We are fortunate to have a wonderful and talented staff this year; and I am so happy to hear they made...More

Reviewed August 7, 2017

Sat on the front lawn that is perched up high with a beautiful view of the water and sunset. Enjoyed martinis and sangria while sampling a variety of appetizers. The cheese board is a must have.More

Thank Jennifer S
InnkeeperBI, Front Office Manager at The Atlantic Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Hi Jennifer, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Atlantic Inn! I am glad you enjoyed your visit with us and appreciate your thoughtfulness. We are lucky to have a great staff this season and they have been doing a...More

Reviewed July 1, 2017

We visited The Atlantic Inn twice in June - the first day was just the two of us (and our dog), and the second was the following day as we were joined by three friends who sailed up from Virginia...and our dog. Excellent food, excellent...More

Thank WDG1108
InnkeeperBI, Front Office Manager at The Atlantic Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Atlantic Inn; and for the kind words! We do strive to provide relaxed yet excellent service and I am so happy that you enjoyed your visit. We are fortunate to have a wonderful...More

Reviewed June 14, 2017

I really wanted this to be a truly unique and exceptional dining experience resulting in a rave review. But frankly, struggled for two weeks to describe the meal. First the good (great) We arrived rather early for dinner and desired to have a pre-dinner cocktail...More

Thank MAreviewer
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

A word to the wise- Always order lobster in New England if you are on the Atlantic There is very little gourmet food in New England because New Englanders were, as a general rule- Not usually into food. It wasn't part of American Culture until...More

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Atlantic Inn Restaurant is by far, our favorite place every time we are on Block Island. The views on the veranda are amazing, so beautiful!. We prefer the tappas/appetizers; we tried all of them and all are incredibly tasty, never been disappointed with any of...More

Thank Cristina G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 359 High Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
  • Phone Number: +1 401-466-5883
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