Great , always the restaurant to visit every time in Newport. Clam chowder is great , atmosphere is perfect , service wonderful.
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Love to bring Dad to The Pearl for Father's Day. We have been going there for decades and found it to be losing it's gusto. Fries just OK, used to be amazing. Warm chicken tarragon salad and pickle. Old bacon and bread. Sound picky? Well...More
Loved their clam chowder. There late evening so super busy. Waitress did OK until the bill. Had asked her to separate our table of five for payment when we ordered. Not done. Took three tries at the end for her to get the bill right....More
We had burgers for lunch, outside on the water. The food was good, service was quick and friendly. Drinks were OK. The view of the harbor is the best part of this restaurant.
Anytime we visit Newport we make sure to stop at the Black Pearl for lunch. Our latest visit was no exception. Mid afternoon we choose to sit outside on their deck. My wife and I both ordered the clam chowder which was as good as...More
Chowder was sparse, watery and not very tasty. Inside dining was cramped, hot and we were constantly getting bumped into. Service was slow and our waiter could not keep the orders straight, we played musical plates ! A horrible hundred dollar lunch, never again.
It was a late arrival in Newport and a bit hungry, so a quick meal in a traditional Newport spot was just the ticket. It is a noisy restaurant but the food is good and the service is fine. Chowder is my favorite.
We had eaten lunch here twice before during the week, when the BlAck Pearl was slammed with business, but they took good care of us then. Today, however, was a different story. We sat outside where perhaps an eighth of the tables were occupied. We...More
Stopped in here on a cold Friday December night after getting into town, just looking for a drink and a snack. I wish I could recall the bartender’s name as he was amazing. We sat at the bar, he recommended apps which included chowder &...More
We were five for dinner and had a blast. Our server Mya was knowledgeable, fun and made our night memorable. The food was great, especially the clam chowder. When in Newport, definitely consider the Black Pearl.