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Cliff Walk view of Easton's (First) Beach, Newport, R.I.
Bannisters Wharf Marina, Newport, R.I.
Bowens Wharf, Newport, R.I.

Newport Harbor, Narragansett Bay and the Newport Bridge make up the breathtaking views you will see while in the downtown shopping area in downtown Newport. (Read More)


Running horizontal to the waterfront, Thames St. is flanked by shops along cobblestone streets, brick walkways, wharves and marinas. Additional shopping districts downtown offer more options along with restaurants, inns, B and B's and hotels. These include many gift shops and clothing boutiques, plus an army navy store, beef jerky shop, two vinyl record stores, galleries, studios and jewelers. There are also sportswear and sailing apparel stores, plus an Irish imports shop. The Newport Mansions and Cliff Walk are star attractions. Newport beaches, the Folk and Jazz Festivals, and the America's Cup Race are summertime traditions. The Winter Festival in February brings shoppers during the cold weather making Newport a desirable destination all year round. (Less)


Newport, R.I.

Newport Harbor, Narragansett Bay and the Newport Bridge make up the breathtaking views you will see while in the downtown shopping area in downtown Newport. Running horizontal to the waterfront, Thames St. is flanked by shops along cobblestone streets, brick walkways, wharves and marinas. Additional shopping districts downtown offer more options along with restaurants, inns, B and B's and hotels. These include many gift shops and clothing boutiques, plus an army navy store, beef jerky shop, two vinyl record stores, galleries, studios and jewelers. There are also sportswear and sailing apparel stores, plus an Irish imports shop. The Newport Mansions and Cliff Walk are star attractions. Newport beaches, the Folk and Jazz Festivals, and the America's Cup Race are summertime traditions. The Winter Festival in February brings shoppers during the cold weather making Newport a desirable destination all year round.

Shops
Thames Street
A Christmas To Remember - Christmas ornaments and decor; 130 Thames St. 401-846-0658WEBSITE
All Fired Up - hand made pottery, stoneware; 452 Thames St. 401-846-4042WEBSITE
Anchor Bend Glassworks - beautiful hand blown glass creations by local artists; vases, votives, lamps, sculpture, tableware, ornaments, jewelry, seasonal decorative works; 16 Franklin St. 401-849-0698WEBSITE
Armory Antique Marketplace - large historic building downtown filled with antiques, collectibles, art, jewelry, sports memorabilia, nautical themed items, decor, coins, military items; 365 Thames St. 401-848-2398WEBSITE
Ben's Furniture - family owned furniture store with items for the entire home; casual, traditional and contemporary styles; 166 Thames St. 401-847-5110WEBSITE
Blink Gallery - locally created photography, jewelry, items for the home, greeting cards; also online shop; 89 Thames St. 401-619-3717WEBSITE
Cottage and Garden - seasonal home decor shop with antiques and new items for home and garden; 9 Bridge St. 401-848-8477WEBSITE
Frazzleberries Country Store - rustic home decor, braided rugs, nautical and country style items, gifts, jewelry; 475 Thames St. 401-841-9899WEBSITE
Hooley ReSails - sailing gear, accessories, bags; products made from recycled sailcloth; 33 Americas Cup Ave. 401-849-0084WEBSITE
Island Pursuit - women's and men's brand name sportswear and island styles; 364 Thames St. 401-851-8901WEBSITE
Jason and Co. - unique watch and jewelry designs; silver and gemstone pieces with Newport and nautical themes; wedding pieces also; 182 Thames St. 401-841-9900WEBSITE
Karol Richardson - stylish women's clothing boutique; casual and formal designs; unique creations plus other designers; 24 Washington Sq. 401-849-6612WEBSITE
Knitting Needles - yarn, needles, embroidery and needlepoint supplies; 555 Thames St. 401-841-5648WEBSITE
Music Box - used and new vinyl records, cd's; toys, candy; 164 Thames St. 401-849-6666WEBSITE
Newport Fudgery - fudge and candy; two locations; 359 Thames; 168 Thames St. 401-849-2228WEBSITE
Newport Sea Foam Trading - handmade natural soaps, lotions, scrubs, lip balms, massage oils, bath items and body lotions; soap making classes; 415 Thames St. 401-847-0718WEBSITE
Newport Sock Exchange - unique sock designs; 468 Thames St. 401-437-4400WEBSITE
Patagonia On Thames Street - sailing apparel and gear; Patagonia jackets, sweaters, accessories; 450 Thames St. 401-845-2196WEBSITE
Pink Pineapple - fashionable casual and dressy women's clothing; accessories, jewelry; also, online store; 380 Thames St. 401-849-8181WEBSITE
Rochelle's - women's boutique, jewelry, accessories; 381 Thames St. 401-619-5528WEBSITE
Spice and Tea Exchange - spices, teas, salts, sugars, candles, gifts, kitchen accessories; 192 Thames St. 401-846-1411WEBSITE
Swanky Newport - vintage home decor, cocktail glassware, home decor; 8 Franklin St. 401-451-2114WEBSITE
Team One Newport - sailing apparel for men, women and children; sailing gear and equipment; accessories, gifts; 561 Thames St. 401-848-0884WEBSITE
Tervis - tumblers, water bottles, insulated cups, customized and monogrammed drinkware; 192 Thames St. 401-845-5070WEBSITE
Thames Glass - handmade glass blown decorations, ornaments, plates, vases; also, demos, classes; two locations, 400 Thames St.; 688 Thames St. 401-846-0576WEBSITE
Toci - women's clothing boutique, including cashmere, cotton and silk items; 18 Franklin St. 401-848-9600WEBSITE
Long Wharf
Bailey T's - casual clothing for men, women and children; t-shirts, sweatshirts; 20 Long Wharf Mall 401-848-4500WEBSITE
Francesca's - women's clothing and accessories; 15 Long Wharf Mall 401-841-1659WEBSITE
Gap - men's, women's, children's and baby's clothing; 48 Long Wharf Mall 401-848-2800WEBSITE
J. Crew - clothing and accessories; 45 Long Wharf Mall 401-849-5790WEBSITE
L'Occitane - skincare products, items for the bath, fragrances; Long Wharf Mall 401-849-3897WEBSITE
Liberty Donuts - donuts, ice cream, coffee; re-opens Feb. 1, 2019 due to renovations in Jan. 2019; 22 Long Wharf Mall 401-847-1320WEBSITE
Only In Rhode Island - unique Rhode Island themed gifts, foods, decor, jewelry, soap; also, books, souvenirs; 43 Long Wharf Mall 401-363-3522WEBSITE
Panera Bread - casual breakfast, lunch, dinner; desserts, sandwiches, fresh bread, salads, soups, pastries, coffee; 49 Long Wharf Mall 401-324-6800WEBSITE
Run Newport - men's and women's running apparel and footwear; also, yoga, athletic and outdoor clothing; 16 Long Wharf Mall 401-846-1036WEBSITE
Sephora Newport - cosmetics; 49 Long Wharf Mall 401-849-3520WEBSITE
Shops at Long Wharf - small outdoor shopping mall between Thames St. and America's Cup Ave.; summer concert series, adjacent pay parking lot; north side of Thames St. and America's Cup Ave. 401-619-1555WEBSITE
The General Store - gifts, home decor, jewelry, souvenirs; 19 Long Wharf Mall 401-849-1380WEBSITE
Tina Stephens - women's clothing, tees, dresses, leggings, sweaters, maternity sizes also; 49 Long Wharf Mall 401-619-5682WEBSITE
White House Black Market - women's clothing, accessories, shoes; 49 Long Wharf Mall 401-847-2826WEBSITE
Yankee Candle - CLOSING; candles and candle accessories; home decor; 36 America's Cup Ave. 401-847-7705WEBSITE
joS.A.Bank - men's suits, outerwear, shoes; 21 Long Wharf Mall 401-845-0810WEBSITE
Brick Market Place
Army Navy Surplus - military clothes, pins, coins, supplies; 111 Swinburne Row 401-619-4999WEBSITE
Basic Irish Luxury - Irish imports; clothing, jewelry, home decor, tableware, crystal, accessories; 127 Swinburne Row 518-279-8272WEBSITE
Bedazzled Encore - costume jewelry, seaside themes, wedding and prom pieces; 227 Goddard Row 401-849-3290WEBSITE
Bermuda Bay - women's clothing and accessories; Brighton handbags, accessories and jewelry; 119 Swinburne Row 401-847-0103WEBSITE
Brick Market Place - collection of outdoor shops in downtown Newport at northern end of Thames St.; 223 1/2 Goddard Row 401-667-7777WEBSITE
Del Sol - color changing sunglasses, nail polish, apparel, t-shirts, hoodies, cover-ups, accessories; exposure to sun changes the color; 203 Goddard Row 401-849-7900WEBSITE
House of Windsor - estate jewelry; appraisals; 201 Goddard Row 401-843-8800WEBSITE
Livin' EZ - casual clothing for the whole family; 125 Brick Market Place 401-845-8383WEBSITE
Mori Sushi - Japanese restaurant featuring sushi and sashimi; also, soup, salad, appetizers; 215 Goddard Row 401-851-7981WEBSITE
Newport Contemporary Fine Art - contemporary art gallery; gallery nights, exhibitions; 219 Goddard Row 401-619-2701WEBSITE
Newport Jerky Company - all kinds of jerky; jellies, jams, salsas, edible insects, bug and meat flavored candy, peanuts; 125 Swinburne Row 401-619-8911WEBSITE
Newport Silver Company - silver and precious stone jewelry; unique designs, large gems; 105 Swinburne Row 401-849-1039WEBSITE
Newport Sunglass Shop - sunglass shop; designer and brand name sunglasses; 109 Swinburne Row 401-846-6444WEBSITE
Pleasant Surprise - gifts, accessories, souvenirs, t-shirts; 121 Swinburne Row 401-846-1202WEBSITE
Portobello Jewelers - fine jewelry, unique designs, gemstones; 211 Goddard Row 401-846-4137WEBSITE
Ritrex Camera - camera shop; cameras, lenses, memory cards, batteries, bags, accessories; 322 Swan's Wharf Row 401-846-8294WEBSITE
Saltman's Watches - watch sales, service and repairs; 117 Swinburne Row 401-841-0011WEBSITE
Snooty Hooty's - collectibles, resale items, decor, clothing; 221 Goddard Row 401-318-3251WEBSITE
Sole Desire - men's and women's running shoes and apparel; 131 Swinburne Row 401-846-0067WEBSITE
Souvenir Stop - souvenirs, t-shirts, gifts; 115 Swinburne Row 401-849-6717WEBSITE
Bowens Wharf and Bannisters Wharf
Alex and Ani - jewelry; One Bowen's Wharf 401-849-3002WEBSITE
Anchor Toffee - variety of toffees, including almond butter toffee; 8 Bowens Wharf 401-619-1044WEBSITE
Arianna Skincare - all natural skin care products; products utilize minerals and salts from the Dead Sea; 39 Bowens Wharf 401-239-1649WEBSITE
Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream - seasonal ice cream and frozen yogurt; another location at 359 Thames St.; 33 Bannisters Wharf 401-841-0777WEBSITE
Black Dog - casual clothing and accessories for the whole family, including your dog; 33 Bannisters Wharf 401-842-0339WEBSITE
Brahmin - leather handbags, wallets, accessories; 22 Bannisters Wharf 401-849-5990WEBSITE
Custom Canvas Newport - canvas totes custom made in Newport; embroidering available; also, designer bags; 6 Bowens Wharf 401-847-4977WEBSITE
Kiel James Patrick - women's and men's apparel, jewelry with nautical style, accessories; monogrammed jewelry and leather goods; 3 Bowen's Wharf 401-619-4647WEBSITE
Kristen Coates - artwork and decor for your home; 57 America's Cup Ave. 401-619-4760WEBSITE
Mandarine Boutique - women's clothing boutique; jewelry; 16 R Bannisters Wharf 401-848-9360WEBSITE
Monelle - women's clothing boutique, jewelry, accessories, gifts; 17 Bowens Wharf 401-847-9151WEBSITE
Newport Breeze - casual sweatshirts, t-shirts for the whole family; 1 Bannisters Wharf 401-849-4381WEBSITE
Newport Mansions Store - mansion themed souvenirs, decor; also, accessories, jewelry; online shop also; 1 Bannisters Wharf 401-849-9900WEBSITE
Newport Scrimshanders - scrimshaw artist made products; decorative items, gifts, jewelry, games, canes, wooden charts; call to check hours; 14 Bowens Wharf 401-849-5680WEBSITE
Onne van der Wal Nautical Photography - award winning nautical photography and limited edition prints; calendars, books, decor, accessories; also online store; 1 Bannisters Wharf, 2nd floor 401-849-5556WEBSITE
Primavera - large shop with creative and artist made gifts; home decor, jewelry, pottery, soaps, birdhouses; 4 Bowens Wharf 877-841-0757WEBSITE
Sail Loft Clothing Company - women's and men's brand name apparel; 18 Bowens Wharf 401-849-7858WEBSITE
Sea Bags - tote bags and accessories made from recycled sail cloth; nautical designs; 25 Bowens Wharf 207-553-0144WEBSITE
Seashells in Bloom - seashell and sealife themed products; home decor, jewelry, soaps, candles, women's clothing, accessories; also, handmade flower arrangements using shells; two locations; 33 Bannisters Wharf; 146 Bellevue Ave. 401-846-0131WEBSITE
Sheldon Fine Art - fine art gallery; traditional and contemporary pieces; ocean, nautical and landscape subjects; 59 Americas Cup Ave. 401-849-0030WEBSITE
Ship's Store and Rigging - yachting supplies, rigging services, apparel, seasonal; year round shop in Portsmouth,R.I.; 1A Bowen's Landing 401-849-4999WEBSITE
Soap and Water - bath and body products for men and women; gift baskets; 16 Bowens Wharf 401-619-5514WEBSITE
The Narragansett - men's casual and dress clothing; 3 Bowens Wharf 401-847-0303WEBSITE
Upper Deck Clothing - casual sweatshirts, t-shirts, cotton apparel for the whole family; 27 Bowens Wharf 401-848-2539WEBSITE
Bellevue Avenue
Alloy Gallery - gallery showing contemporary designs made by jewelry artists; 125 Bellevue Ave. 401-619-2265WEBSITE
Annie's Restaurant - breakfast and lunch restaurant; breakfast all day, lunch sandwiches, soups, salads; pasta, steak, seafood dishes; 176 Bellevue Ave. 401-849-6731WEBSITE
Atelier Newport - contemporary and traditional art gallery; exhibits; 200 Bellevue Ave. 401-619-0700WEBSITE
Bellevue Kids - children's and infant's clothing; toys; 206 Bellevue Ave. 401-846-7700WEBSITE
CK Bradley - women's clothing boutique, jewelry, accessories; 39 1/2 Memorial Blvd. 401-619-3912WEBSITE
Charlotte Kellogg - women's clothing boutique, accessories; 184 Bellevue Ave. 401-846-3011WEBSITE
Empire Tea and Coffee - large coffee and tea shop; sandwiches, desserts; 2 locations; 22 Broadway; 112 Williams St. 401-619-1388WEBSITE
Gingy's - women's clothing boutique, accessories, jewelry, gifts; 196 Bellevue Ave. 401-619-4300WEBSITE
Grenon's of Newport - watch and jewelry shop; wide selection of watch brands and styles; diamond and gemstone jewelry; also, repairs; 210 Bellevue Ave. 401-846-0598WEBSITE
Harper and Tucker - women's contemporary fashion boutique; 190 Bellevue Ave. 401-236-2623WEBSITE
International Tennis Hall of Fame - tennis museum; also, pro shop, museum shop, tennis programs, events; 194 Bellevue Ave. 401-849-3990WEBSITE
Isoude - women's fashion clothing boutique; also, customized pieces; 118 John St. 401-619-5775WEBSITE
J. McLaughlin - women's and men's clothing; 180 Bellevue Ave. 401-619-5240WEBSITE
Kristina Richards - women's contemporary clothing boutique; 108 Williams St. 401-848-5284WEBSITE
Laura Jean - women's clothing shop; denim brands, cashmere sweaters, outerwear, footwear, accessories; 198 Bellevue Ave. 401-849-5326WEBSITE
Lou Lou's Decor - home decor, furniture, lighting, interior design services; 202 Bellevue Ave. 401-619-2565WEBSITE
Marc Allen Fine Clothiers - men's suits, imported styles, footwear, custom suits available; 142 Bellevue Ave. 401-619-5750WEBSITE
Michael Hayes - men's and women's designer clothing; tailoring available; 204 Bellevue Ave. 401-846-3090WEBSITE
Newport Aromatherapy - essential oils, perfumes, herbs, body care products, organic teas; check shop hours; also, online store; 109 Bellevue Ave. 401-846-1101WEBSITE
Papers - stationery, cards, invitations, gifts; 178 Bellevue Ave. 401-847-1777WEBSITE
Sara Campbell - women's clothing boutique; seasonal hours; 115 Bellevue Ave. 401-847-5700WEBSITE
Sardella's Italian Restaurant - Italian restaurant serving pasta, chicken, seafood dishes; pizzas; 30 Memorial Blvd. W. 401-849-6312WEBSITE
Seashells in Bloom - seashell and sealife themed products; home decor, jewelry, soaps, candles, women's clothing, accessories; also, handmade flower arrangements using shells; two locations; 33 Bannisters Wharf; 146 Bellevue Ave. 401-846-0131WEBSITE
Sequin - jewelry, accessories, women's clothing; 119 Bellevue Ave. 401-619-5713WEBSITE
William Vareika Fine Arts - fine art gallery; also, appraisals, consignments, conservation and framing; 212 Bellevue Ave. 401-949-6858WEBSITE
Spring Street
Drawing Room - fine antiques, online photos, ; 152 Spring St. 401-841-5060WEBSITE
J.H. Breakell - unique locally designed jewelry; also online store; 132 Spring St. 401-849-0195WEBSITE
Royal Male - men's and women's American and European brand clothing, including outerwear, footwear, accessories; 104 Spring St. 401-846-8465WEBSITE
Spring Street Bookstore - new and used books, including books about Newport; 42 Spring St. 401-619-3323WEBSITE
Swift Morris Interiors - home design store with decor, lamps, gifts, fabrics, furnishings; 69 Mill St. 401-849-3229WEBSITE
Broadway
Closet Revival - women's clothing consignment boutique; 30 Broadway 401-845-0592WEBSITE
Empire Tea and Coffee - large coffee and tea shop; sandwiches, desserts; 2 locations; 22 Broadway; 112 Williams St. 401-619-1388WEBSITE
Gather - herb shop offering herb, seeds, roots, flowers, teas, essential oils, syrups; consultations, yoga, events; 314 Broadway 401-314-4014WEBSITE
Newport Bicycle - bike sales, rentals and service; also tours; 130 Broadway 401-846-0773WEBSITE
Vinyl Guru Record Shop - record shop with new and used vinyls, cd's and cassettes; posters, memorabilia; 152 Broadway 401-374-0760WEBSITE

Bowen's Wharf Store Listing - shops, restaurants, tours listed at bowenswharf.comWEBSITE
Broadway local shopping district - information about shopping and visiting Broadway in downtown Newport; parking info, events, local businessesWEBSITE
Clothing Stores of Newport - list of stores; clothing for men, women and childrenWEBSITE
Good overview of shopping districts in downtown Newport - newport-discovery-guide.comWEBSITE
More shopping info - destinationnewport.com, pictures of Spring Street and waterfront shopsWEBSITE
Shopping Info Newport County - discovernewport.org; shopping info for Newport and surrounding townsWEBSITE
Shops Listed by Area - Eight different shopping areas are described; all in the downtown area; newport-discovery-guide.comWEBSITE
Shops Listed by Type - Newport Chamber of Commerce Visitor siteWEBSITE

General Information
Bowens Wharf Pilot House - welcome center with information about tours and excursions; also, souvenirs; 45 Americas Cup Ave. 401-849-3478WEBSITE
Newport Visitor Information Center - visitor center in downtown Newport with lots of free information, maps, transportation info about Newport and surrounding towns; also, tour and event tickets, souvenir shop; 23 Americas Cup Ave. 401-849-8048WEBSITE
Best Read Guide Newport - free online magazineWEBSITE
General Information and History - destinationnewport.comWEBSITE
Insider's Guide to the Best of Newport - destinationnewport.comWEBSITE
Lots of Info from Newport native - insider tips, info about attractions, hotels, restaurants; newport-discovery-guide.comWEBSITE
Visitor Information Center - parking information, events, maps, general travel info, restaurants, accommodations, shopping, things to do; Newport and surrounding towns; 401-849-8048WEBSITE

Restaurants
22 Bowens Wine Bar and Grille - seafood and steak entrees; lunch and dinner menus; harborside location on Bowens Wharf; 22 Bowens Wharf 401-841-8884WEBSITE
Annie's Restaurant - breakfast and lunch restaurant; breakfast all day, lunch sandwiches, soups, salads; pasta, steak, seafood dishes; 176 Bellevue Ave. 401-849-6731WEBSITE
Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream - seasonal ice cream and frozen yogurt; another location at 359 Thames St.; 33 Bannisters Wharf 401-841-0777WEBSITE
Benjamin's Raw Bar - raw bar, lobster rolls, seafood restaurant; 254 Thames St. 401-846-8768WEBSITE
Binge BBQ - counter service barbecue lunch and dinner restaurant with seating; locally sourced meats smoked onsite; food truck too; 12 Broadway 401-619-3799WEBSITE
Bishop's 4th Street Diner - small diner with counter and booths; breakfast and lunch, daily specials; located near navy base, 1 and 1/2 miles from downtown Newport; 184 Admiral Kalbfus Rd. 401-847-2069WEBSITE
Blue Plate Diner - diner serving breakfast, lunch, dinner; all day breakfast available; counter and booths; desserts; 3 miles north of downtown Newport; 665 W. Main Rd., Middletown 401-848-9500WEBSITE
Boru Noodle Bar - ramen noodle bowls and appetizers served at counter or small dining room; 36 Broadway 401-846-4200WEBSITE
Bouchard Inn and Restaurant - fine dining; French dinner entrees; also, lodging; on-site parking, cont. brkfst.; 505 Thames St. 401-846-0123WEBSITE
Brick Alley Pub - family friendly pub style restaurant; burgers, soups, salads seafood entrees; 140 Thames St. 401-849-6334WEBSITE
Buskers Pub and Restaurant - Irish pub serving lunch and dinner; soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, fish and chips, entrees; 178 Thames St. 401-846-5856WEBSITE
Cara - oceanfront fine dining at the Chanler at Cliff Walk hotel; prix fixe and multi-course tasting dinner menu; 117 Memorial Blvd. 401-847-2244WEBSITE
Clarke Cooke House - historic fireside bistro plus harbor view dining room; lunch, dinner; seasonally sushi at Candy Store and fine dining on The Porch; 26 Bannisters Wharf 401-849-2900WEBSITE
Coffee Grinder - year round coffee, espresso, bagels, muffins, pastries, chowder; adirondack chairs facing stunning Newport harbor and dock; ck hours if bad weather; 33 Bannisters Wharf 401-847-9307WEBSITE
Cold Fusion Gelato - seasonal locally produced gelato and sorbet shop; also, sundaes and shakes; 389 Thames St. 401-849-6777WEBSITE
Cookie Jar - freshly baked cookies and breakfast pastries; 29 Bowens Wharf 401-846-5078WEBSITE
Corner Cafe - brkfst., lunch, dinner; wide variety of breakfast dishes; healthy options, kids menu; pizza at dinner plus specials; 110 Broadway 401-846-0606WEBSITE
Cupcake Charlie's - cupcake shop; also, ice cream and whoopie pies; limited hours off season; located in the Brick Market Place; 135 Swinburne Row 401-848-2253WEBSITE
Diego's - Mexican restaurant, plus craft cocktails; 11 Bowens Wharf 401-619-2640WEBSITE
Empire Tea and Coffee - large coffee and tea shop; sandwiches, desserts; 2 locations; 22 Broadway; 112 Williams St. 401-619-1388WEBSITE
Fifth Element - bar and grill restaurant with creative dinner entrees plus pizzas, burgers, appetizers, desserts; 111 Broadway 401-619-2552WEBSITE
Fluke Newport - seafood restaurant on Bannisters Wharf with harbor views; 41 Bowens Wharf 401-849-7778WEBSITE
Gary's Handy Lunch - breakfast, lunch, coffee diner; decorated in 50's style; booths and tables; 462 Thames St. 401-847-9480WEBSITE
Gas Lamp Grille - seafood and steak entrees served in casual two floor eatery; lobster dishes, tacos, soups, salads, pizza, sandwiches, kids menu; 206 Thames St. 401-845-9300WEBSITE
Jo's American Bistro - dinner nightly, lunch on weekends, burgers, sandwiches, salads, entrees; children's menu; 24 Memorial Blvd. West 401-847-5506WEBSITE
La Forge Casino Restaurant - lunch and dinner restaurant overlooking tennis courts of the International Tennis Hall of Fame; 186 Bellevue Ave. 401-847-0418WEBSITE
Landing - seasonal waterfront restaurant serving lunch and dinner; seafood menu, including raw bar; check website for hours; opening for 2019 on St. Patty's Day; 30 Bowens Wharf 401-847-4514WEBSITE
Liberty Donuts - donuts, ice cream, coffee; re-opens Feb. 1, 2019 due to renovations in Jan. 2019; 22 Long Wharf Mall 401-847-1320WEBSITE
Lucia Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria - cozy restaurant serving Northern Italian entrees; also, pizza; midweek specials; check hours for lunch availability; 186B-190B Thames St. 401-846-4477WEBSITE
Mad Hatter Bakery - uniquely designed cakes, cupcakes, pastries; custom cakes available for parties and events; 64 Broadway 401-847-0354WEBSITE
Midtown Oyster Bar - lunch and dinner seafood restaurant; raw oysters, littlenecks, cherrystones, shrimp; seafood entrees, chowder, burgers, salads, lobster roll, fish and chips; 345 Thames St. 401-619-4100WEBSITE
Mori Sushi - Japanese restaurant featuring sushi and sashimi; also, soup, salad, appetizers; 215 Goddard Row 401-851-7981WEBSITE
Newport Blues Cafe - casual menu with chowder, appetizers, sandwiches; love music venue; 286 Thames St. 401-841-5510WEBSITE
Newport Creamery - casual family friendly restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner; sandwiches, burgers, ice cream, senior specials; located in Bellevue Gardens Shopping Ctr.; 181 Bellevue Ave. 401-846-6332WEBSITE
Newport Lobster Shack - seasonal lobster shack run by local fishermen; located on Long Wharf, near Marriott; lobster rolls, bisque, dinner, cakes, strips; outdoor seating; 150 Long Wharf 401-847-1700WEBSITE
Norey's - dinner restaurant with large selection of craft brews, plus farm to table changing menu, homemade desserts; live music events; 156 Broadway 401-847-4971WEBSITE
One Bellevue - bistro located at Viking Hotel; also, Sunday brunch, afternoon tea, seasonal pet friendly patio; call to check hours and menu; 1 Bellevue Ave. 401-848-4824WEBSITE
Panera Bread - casual breakfast, lunch, dinner; desserts, sandwiches, fresh bread, salads, soups, pastries, coffee; 49 Long Wharf Mall 401-324-6800WEBSITE
Pour Judgment - bar and grill restaurant serving lunch and dinner; seafood and steak entrees, burgers, soups, salads; Sunday brunch; live music; 32 Broadway 401-619-2115WEBSITE
Red Parrot - lunch and dinner restaurant serving seafood, pastas, burgers, soups, salads, sandwiches, appetizers, entrees; 348 Thames St. 401-847-3800WEBSITE
Saltwater - breakfast, lunch and dinner at the Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina; harbor view; 49 Americas Cup Ave. 401-847-9000WEBSITE
Sardella's Italian Restaurant - Italian restaurant serving pasta, chicken, seafood dishes; pizzas; 30 Memorial Blvd. W. 401-849-6312WEBSITE
Scales and Shells - dinner restaurant serving seafood and pasta dishes, raw bar, fried seafood and wood-grilled pizzas; also, bar and oyster room; seasonal dog friendly outdoor cafe; 527 Thames St. 401-846-3474WEBSITE
Scratch Kitchen - breakfast dishes include grilled cheese frittatas, French toast, brkfst. burritos; for lunch, unique comfort food like gourmet mac and cheese, grilled cheese, soups; lunch combos; 88 Broadway 401-849-4782WEBSITE
Sprinkles Ice Cream - ice cream, frozen yogurt, Italian ice, coffee beverages located on the waterfront at Bowens Wharf; 9 Bowens Wharf 401-241-4174WEBSITE
Starbucks - coffee cafe, light snacks, pastry; 212 Thames St. 401-841-5899WEBSITE
Tavern on Broadway - tavern serving burgers, seafood dishes, fish and chips, salads, sandwiches, chowder, pizza; 16 Broadway 401-619-5675WEBSITE
Thai Cuisine - Thai restaurant on lower Thames St.; 517 Thames St. 401-841-8822WEBSITE
The Cafe - lunch and dinner restaurant at the Chanler at Cliff Walk Hotel; indoor ocean view dining plus seasonal outdoor terrace; seasonal hot chocolate bar; 117 Memorial Blvd. 401-847-2244WEBSITE
The Mooring Seafood Kitchen and Bar - seafood restaurant on Newport Harbor; raw bar, lunch, dinner; indoor seating plus seasonal outdoor patio; 1 Sayers Wharf 401-846-2260WEBSITE
Top of Newport Bar and Kitchen - located at the Viking Hotel; seasonal rooftop spot serving sandwiches, seafood, lobster rolls, salads; check website for hours of operation; 1 Bellevue Ave. 401-847-3300WEBSITE
Vanderbilt Grill - breakfast, lunch, dinner, brunch, desserts; afternoon tea by reservation; 41 Mary St. 401-846-6200WEBSITE
Wharf Pub - casual tavern on Bowens Wharf; gluten-free dishes, kids menu, weekend brunch, specials; scheduled live music; 37 Bowens Wharf 401-619-5672WEBSITE
Zelda's Newport - bistro serving lunch, dinner, brunch; re-opening Spring 2019 after renovation; 528 Thames St. 401-849-4002WEBSITE

Dining Overview - gonewport.comWEBSITE
Links to Many Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Dessert Locations - destinationnewport.comWEBSITE
Newport Restaurants - list by type of food at newportrestaurants.com, reviews and descriptionsWEBSITE

Accommodations
Inns plus Bed and Breakfasts
Admiral Farragut Inn - historic colonial era inn, steps to shops; full breakfast, parking; part of Inns of Newport; 31 Clarke St. 401-849-7397WEBSITE
Admiral Fitzroy Inn - historic 18 room inn located in heart of downtown; cont. brkfst., cookies, parking, harbor view roof deck; 398 Thames St. 401-848-8000WEBSITE
Admiral Sims House - two renovated historic houses; a/c, cont. brkfst., kid and pet friendly; parking; 98 Mill St.; 73 Catherine St. 401-841-0009WEBSITE
Almondy Inn - restored Victorian inn with 5 guest rooms, some with jacuzzi baths, bay views, gas fireplaces; gourmet brkfst.; afternoon wine and cheese; parking; steps to Thames St.; 25 Pelham St. 401-848-7202WEBSITE
America's Cup Inn - colonial inn with 19 rooms and 7 suites, located steps to Thames St. shops; discounted parking nearby; 6 Mary St. 401-846-9200WEBSITE
Armistead Cottage Bed and Breakfast - two room Victorian b and b decorated with antiques and stained glass; gourmet breakfast, a/c, fireplace, parking; .7 mile to Bellevue Ave., Cliff Walk, Eastons Beach; 55 Hunter Ave. 401-848-7123WEBSITE
Artful Lodger - historic Victorian inn on Spring St., walk to mansions, parking; full brkfst. in harbor view dining room; some rooms with jazuzzi tub; 503 Spring St. 401-847-3132WEBSITE
Bannisters Wharf Marina and Guestrooms - guest rooms in the heart of Bannisters Wharf; some rooms with deck and water views; plus studio above shops; 1 Bannisters Wharf 401-846-4500WEBSITE
Beech Tree Inn and Cottage - renovated Victorian bed and breakfast; some rooms with fireplaces, jacuzzi tubs, private decks, full breakfast; pet rooms; close to Broadway and Spring St.; 34 Rhode Island Ave. 401-847-9794WEBSITE
Bouchard Inn and Restaurant - fine dining; French dinner entrees; also, lodging; on-site parking, cont. brkfst.; 505 Thames St. 401-846-0123WEBSITE
Burbank Rose Guest House - 6 room guest house; some rooms with kitchens, small harbor view; cont. brkfst., central location; a/c, WiFI, no onsite parking but pay lots nearby; 111 Memorial Blvd. 401-849-9457WEBSITE
Captain Simeon Potter House - historic renovated 1700's colonial b and b; four rooms, suite arrangement for families; breakfast; bay views; close to Goat Island; 1/2 mile walk to Thames St. shopping; 37 Marsh St. 508-215-7500WEBSITE
Cliffside Inn - luxurious, romantic, Victorian style bed and breakfast located next to the Cliff Walk; fireplaces, whirlpool baths, gourmet breakfast; also, cottage suites; 2 Seaview Ave. 401-847-1811WEBSITE
Cooney Cottage - two room B and B with shared bath on 2nd floor; close to Eastons Beach and Cliff Walk; a/c, parking, child and pet friendly; cont. brkfst.; 87 Memorial Blvd. 401-849-9114WEBSITE
Gardenview Bed and Breakfast - two room b and b decorated with antiques; full country breakfast, afternoon tea for 15.00 pp; a/c; quiet rooms with garden views; 1 1/2 mi. to Bellevue Ave., near mansions; 8 Binney St. 401-849-5799WEBSITE
Harborside Inn - downtown waterfront inn with 15 guest rooms and suites, some water view balconies; continental brkfst., afternoon tea and cookies, parking; 1 Christies Landing 401-846-6600WEBSITE
Henry Collins Inn - five room bed and breakfast located close to Broadway; continental breakfast, fruit pies on weekends; queen beds plus extra beds and pullouts in some rooms; kid and pet friendly, parking; 12 Collins St. 401-848-0708WEBSITE
Hilltop Inn - five room historic B and B with a/c, parking, gourmet brkfst., jacuzzis, fireplaces; located off Bellevue Ave.; 1/3 mile walk to Thames St.; 2 Kay St. 401-619-0054WEBSITE
Howland House Inn - historic 1700's renovated inn with 4 suites and a loft bedroom; sitting rooms with pullout sofas; cont. buffet brkfst. plus kitchen access; located on Spring St., close to Thames St.; 205 Spring St. 401-239-7741WEBSITE
Hydrangea House Inn - romantic deluxe inn on Bellevue Ave., spa tub, steam shower, fireplaces, gourmet brkfst., wine and cheese, choc.chip cookies, special packages, close to mansions and Cliff Walk; 16 Bellevue Ave. 401-846-4435WEBSITE
Inns on Bellevue - three inns located on Bellevue Ave., Inn on Bellevue, Bellevue Manor, Bellevue House; full breakfast, parking, some pet friendly rooms, family suites available, about 1/3 mile to Thames St. shops; 30 Bellevue Ave. 401-848-6242WEBSITE
Ivy Lodge Bed and Breakfast - historic Victorian B and B with elegantly decorated guest rooms; one suite; gourmet brkfst., a/c, some rooms with gas fireplace, whirlpool tub; 1/2 mile to Bellevue Ave. shops; close to Cliff Walk and mansions; 12 Clay St. 401-849-6865WEBSITE
Jailhouse Inn - seasonal 23 room historic inn located walking distance to Long Wharf and Newport Harbor; continental brkfst., parking; 13 Marlborough St. 401-847-4638WEBSITE
La Farge Perry House - historic and luxurious inn close to Bellevue Ave.; gourmet breakfast, afternoon welcome wine and cheese; cookies, tea; 24 Kay St. 401-847-2223WEBSITE
Marshall Slocum Inn - historic 1800's colonial; full gourmet breakfast, 5 rooms, some with fireplaces or whirlpools; parking; close to Bellevue Ave.; 29 Kay St. 401-841-5120WEBSITE
Ocean Romance Dockside Bed and Breakfast Yacht - three staterooms on board yacht docked close to Goat Island; brkfst. served onboard; located about 1/2 mile walk to Thames St.; 5 Marina Plaza Dock S 401-440-6080WEBSITE
Old Beach Inn - Victorian bed and breakfast; some rooms with fireplace; additional rooms in carriage house; expanded cont. brkfst.; close to Bellevue Ave., 1/2 mile to Thames St.; 19 Old Beach Rd. 401-849-3479WEBSITE
Pelham Street Inn - newly renovated inn, steps to Thames St., contemporary style; breakast, formerly Black Duck Inn; part of Vacation Newport; 29 Pelham St. 401-214-6978WEBSITE
Rheas Inn By The Sea - ten room inn, walk to Eastons Beach; parking, a/c; cont. brkfst.; 42 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown 401-849-3548WEBSITE
Samuel Durfee House - colonial style 5 room bed and breakfast serving gourmet brkfst., afternoon snacks; some rooms w/whirlpool, gas fireplace, deck; central location convenient to Thames St. and Bellevue Ave.; parking, a/c in summer; 352 Spring St. 401-847-1652WEBSITE
Sanford Covell Villa Marina - historic waterfront inn with large porch; heated outdoor saltwater pool; cont. brkfst.; located 1/2 mile to downtown; 72 Washington St. 401-847-0206WEBSITE
Sarah Kendall House - historic Victorian b and b with 5 rooms, fireplaces, a/c, full gourmet breakfast, parking, close to Goat Island; .4 mi. to shops at Long Wharf; 47 Washington St. 401-846-7976WEBSITE
Stella Maris Inn - historic mansion 1/2 mile to downtown; some rooms with water view and fireplace; breakfast; 91 Washington St. 401-849-2862WEBSITE
Thames Street Guest House - historic Victorian with two suites, one apartment; cont.brkfst., parking; 15 Thames St. 401-846-8471WEBSITE
The Bayberry - renovated historic boutique inn close to Bellevue Ave.; breakfast; 20 Kay St. 401-846-4693WEBSITE
The Clarkeston - historic 300 year old restored inn; jacuzzi tubs, fireplaces, full breakfast, parking, walk to shops; part of Inns of Newport; 28 Clarke St. 401-849-7397WEBSITE
The Cleveland House - Victorian 17 room inn with breakfast, parking, marble tubs; located one block to shops and restaurants; part of Inns of Newport; 27 Clarke St. 401-849-7397WEBSITE
The Outlook Inn - opening May 24, 2019; formerly the Pilgrim House Inn; 123 Spring St. 401-307-5847WEBSITE
The Wynstone - small 5 room inn with fireplaces and jacuzzi tubs; breakfast, parking, walk to shops; part of Inns of Newport; 232 Spring St. 401-849-7397WEBSITE
Wayside Inn - historic seven room inn located on Bellevue Ave. close to mansions, Cliff Walk and Bellevue Ave. shops; expanded cont. brkfst., outdoor pool; 406 Bellevue Ave. 401-484-2964WEBSITE
Yankee Peddler Inn - 19 guest rooms, opening mid-April, 2019; 2 family suites; located 1/3 mile to Thames St.; expanded cont. brkfst., afternoon snacks; rooftop deck; parking; 113 Touro St. 401-846-1323WEBSITE
Yankee Peddler Inn - 19 guest rooms, opening mid-April, 2019; 2 family suites; located 1/3 mile to Thames St.; expanded cont. brkfst., afternoon snacks; rooftop deck; parking; 113 Touro St. 401-846-1323WEBSITE
Hotels and Resorts
Atlantic Beach Hotel and Suites - hotel and suites close to Eastons Beach; ocean views; parking, shuttle for fee; 34 Wave Ave., Middletown 401-847-5330WEBSITE
Castle Hill Inn - waterfront, luxury resort hotel; elegant onsite dining; breakfast and afternoon tea available; spa services; seasonal boat launch to downtown for fee; 3 mile drive to downtown; 590 Ocean Dr. 401-849-3800WEBSITE
Chanler at Cliff Walk - historic elegant oceanfront boutique hotel located on Cliff Walk; ocean and garden views, jacuzzis, fireplaces; on-site dining at Cara and The Cafe; complimentary bicycles and car service; 117 Memorial Blvd. 401-847-1300WEBSITE
Forty 1 Degree North - contemporary downtown waterfront hotel with guest rooms, suites, lofts, cottages; marina; on-site restaurants and bars; many rooms with view, fireplace, deck; 351 Thames St. 401-846-8018WEBSITE
Gilded - contemporary boutique hotel with colorful, stylish decor; small plate breakfast options; part of Lark Hotels; 23 Brinley St. 401-619-7758WEBSITE
Gurney’s Newport Resort and Marina - Resort with Narragansett Bay views, outdoor pool, onsite dining, spa; ice skating in winter; 1 Goat Island 401-849-2600WEBSITE
Hampton Inn and Suites Newport Middletown - hotel located 2 miles north of Newport; buffet brkfst., heated indoor pool, seasonal shuttle to downtown Newport; 317 West Main Rd., Middletown 401-848-6555WEBSITE
Holiday Inn Express Newport North Middletown - hotel located 3 miles north of downtown Newport; buffet breakfast; heated indoor pool; 855 West Main Rd., Middletown 401-848-7128WEBSITE
Hotel Viking - historic hotel, guest rooms and suites, indoor heated pool, onsite dining at One Bellevue Restaurant, spa, fitness center; One Bellevue Ave. 401-847-3300WEBSITE
Marriott Courtyard Newport Middletown - hotel located 3 1/2 miles north of downtown Newport; heated connected indoor/outdoor pool; bistro serving brkfst. plus dinner options; 9 Commerce Dr., Middletown 401-849-8000WEBSITE
Mill Street Inn - modernized historic mill building, some with gas fireplace, balconies, town and harbor views; seasonal roof patio; cont. brkfst.; downtown location 1 block to Thames St.; 75 Mill St. 401-849-9500WEBSITE
Newport Bay Club and Hotel - suites and townhouses in central location; kitchen and living room; some rooms with harbor view balconies; parking; 337 Thames St. 401-849-8600WEBSITE
Newport Beach Hotel and Suites - beachfront hotel on Eastons Beach; ocean and pond views; guest rooms, suites with kitchens, indoor pool, spa; walk to nearby restaurants including Flo's Clam Shack; One Wave Ave. 401-846-0310WEBSITE
Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina - hotel with harbor or downtown views; some rooms with balconies, heated indoor saltwater pool; onsite restaurant, Saltwater; marina dockage and amenities; 49 Americas Cup Ave. 401-847-9000WEBSITE
Newport Marriott - waterfront resort hotel located downtown; nautical themed decor, harbor views and balconies available; onsite dinning and spa, indoor pool; 25 Americas Cup Ave. 401-849-1000WEBSITE
Oceancliff I and II - one and two bedroom timeshare rentals located 3 mi. drive from downtown; views of Narragansett Bay, solarium enclosed pool; a/c, jacuzzis, fireplaces; 65 Ridge Rd. 401-846-6667WEBSITE
Pelham Court Hotel - hotel downtown with 2 and 3 bed units; kitchens, living, dining areas; pull out couches; long term stays available; parking, cont.brkfst.; 14 Pelham St. 401-619-4950WEBSITE
Residence Inn Newport Middletown - hotel 2 1/2 miles north of downtown Newport; studios and suites with kitchen; breakfast buffet, indoor pool, pet friendly; seasonal fee shuttle to downtown Newport; 325 W. Main Rd., Middletown 401-845-2005WEBSITE
Sea Breeze Inn - contemporary style renovated 16 room boutique hotel near Eastons Beach; views of beach and pond; full breakfast at cafe included; 147 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown 401-849-1211WEBSITE
The Attwater - contemporary styled boutique hotel; coffee cafe with breakfast including pastries, granola and egg dishes; part of Lark Hotels; 22 Liberty St. 401-846-7444WEBSITE
The Vanderbilt - historic renovated mansion; 33 luxury rooms and suites; central location close to Thames St., on-site restaurant Vanderbilt Grill, roof deck bar, spa, indoor and outdoor pools, parking, pet friendly ; 41 Mary St. 401-324-0117WEBSITE

Links to Hotels, Inns and Bed & Breakfast's - featured at destinationnewport.comWEBSITE
List of Inns - from discovernewport.orgWEBSITE
Lodging Information - discovernewport.orgWEBSITE
Newport Lodging Information - newportdiscoveryguide.com, includes B&B's and vacation rental infoWEBSITE

Events, Activities, Attractions
Audrain Automobile Museum - antique car collection; rotating exhibits; 222 Bellevue Ave. 401-856-4420WEBSITE
Ballard Park - nature preserve; walking trails; 21 Hazard Rd. 401-619-3377WEBSITE
Block Island Ferry - traditional and fast ferries from Galilee, Narragansett to Block Island; seasonal fast ferry from downtown Newport; 304 Great Island Rd., Galilee, Narragansett 401-783-7996WEBSITE
Brenton Point State Park - ocean front rocky coast and grassy areas; great for kite flying, picnicking, fishing, hiking; expansive ocean views, seasonal visitor center; Ocean Drive 401-849-4562WEBSITE
Easton's Beach - a.k.a. First Beach; beach near the beginning of the Cliff Walk; seasonal facilities, snack bar, carousel, small aquarium, chair rentals; parking, board walk; 175 Memorial Blvd. 401-845-5810WEBSITE
Firehouse Theater - comedy club, home to The Bit Players comedy troupe; improv nights, performances; located in former fire station; 4 Park Equality Place 401-849-3473WEBSITE
Fish n' Tales Adventures - lobster and fishing tours; seal tours from Wickford; 31 Bowens Wharf 401-619-4431WEBSITE
Ford Adams - historic fort at the ocean's edge; check site for times of guided tours; scenic walk, gift shop; location of folk festival, jazz festival, and more events; 80 Fort Adams Dr. 401-841-0707WEBSITE
Gansett Cruises - boat tours and sunset cruises on Narragansett Bay; 2 Bowens Landing 401-619-1300WEBSITE
Historic Tours of Newport - narrated bus and trolley tours of mansions and Ten Mile Ocean Drive; 850 Aquidneck Ave. 401-855-1942WEBSITE
International Tennis Hall of Fame - tennis museum; also, pro shop, museum shop, tennis programs, events; 194 Bellevue Ave. 401-849-3990WEBSITE
Jamestown Newport Ferry - seasonal schedules for ferry rides from Newport to Jamestown; early spring seal tours; seasonal stops include downtown Newport, Fort Adams and Rose Island; 20 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown 401-423-1556WEBSITE
National Museum of American Illustration - estate housing rotating collection of American illustration art, including work from the post WWII Golden Age; museum shop onsite and online; check website for hours; located at Vernon Court; gardens also; 492 Bellevue Ave. 401-851-8949WEBSITE
Newport Art Museum - works of art from the 19-21st centuries, including portraits by Gilbert Stuart; also, contemporary art galleries; 76 Bellevue Ave. 401-848-8200WEBSITE
Newport Car Museum - antique cars from 1950's to present housed in large exhibit space; over 50 cars; located 7 miles north in nearby Portsmouth; 1847 West Main Rd., Portsmouth, R.I. 401-848-2277WEBSITE
Newport Cooks - cooking classes for adults and children; calendar of classes at website; 796 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown 401-123-4567WEBSITE
Newport Historical Society - museum, gift shop, guided walking tours; 127 Thames St. 401-841-8770WEBSITE
Newport Vineyards - winery tours and tastings; onsite restaurant, live music schedule, special events; check website for hours; 909 E. Main Rd., Middletown 401-848-5161WEBSITE
Newport and Narragansett Bay Railroad Co. - dinner train, scenic railroad trips on historic train car; themed rides such as Christmas, Fall and murder mystery rides; 1 Alexander Rd., Portsmouth 401-295-1203WEBSITE
Norman Bird Sanctuary - bird sanctuary with walking trails, education center, gardens, guided bird walks, special events; 583 Third Beach Rd., Middletown 401-846-2577WEBSITE
Rail Explorers - pedal powered vehicle rides and tours on scenic railway, the Old Colony Railroad; reservations recommended; 1 Alexander Rd., Portsmouth 877-833-8588WEBSITE
Redwood Library and Athenaeum - historic, art filled library collection; special exhibits and events; 50 Bellevue Ave. 401-847-0292WEBSITE
Rose Island Lighthouse - lighthouse and museum on island off coast of Newport for day trips or overnight stays, accessible by Newport/Jamestown ferry; wildlife refuge, bird watching, Ft. Hamilton Barracks; events; Rose Island, Newport 401-847-4242WEBSITE
Ryan Amusements - arcade game room with two floors located downtown on Thames St.; 268 Thames St. 401-846-5774WEBSITE
Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge - wildlife refuge with coastal walking trails; saltwater fishing, bird watching; visitor center, programs; 769 Sachuest Pt. Rd., Middletown 401-619-2680WEBSITE
Sail Newport - sailing instruction, sailboat rental, boat launch; located at Fort Adams; 72 Fort Adams Dr. 401-846-1983WEBSITE
Save The Bay Exploration Center - small aquarium at Easton's Beach; touch tanks, special programs; 175 Memorial Blvd. 401-324-6020WEBSITE
Save The Bay Seal Watch Tours - seasonal seal and lighthouse tours of Rose Island Lighthouse; check site for availability; Bowens Ferry Landing, Market Sq. 401-324-6020WEBSITE
Scooter World - seasonal scooter and bicycle rentals; 12 Christie's Landing 401-619-1349WEBSITE
Sightsailing of Newport - sailing tours, sunset cruises, private charters; 32 Bowens Wharf 401-849-3333WEBSITE
Sweet Berry Farm - farm market selling locally grown fresh produce, plus prepared foods and ice cream; pick your own seasonal fruit; self-serve cafe with brkfst., lunch, to-go meals; desserts; 915 Mitchell's Lane 401-847-3912WEBSITE
Viking Tours - trolley and bus tours; scenic drives and mansion tours; tickets and departures from Newport Gateway Visitor Center; 23 America's Cup Ave. 401-847-6921WEBSITE
Chowder Cook Off - clamcakes and chowder contestWEBSITE
List of Events throughout the Year - destinationnewport.com, many are annual happeningsWEBSITE
More General Info and Special Events - newportdiscoveryguide.comWEBSITE
Newport Attractions - newportdiscoveryguide.comWEBSITE
Newport Boat Show - annual boat show on Newport waterfront held in SeptemberWEBSITE
Newport Dinner Train - luncheon or dinner train excursions around Narragansett Bay; leaves from downtown; 401-295-1203WEBSITE
Newport Folk Festival - annual folk music festival at Ford Adams State Park overlooking Newport HarborWEBSITE
Newport Harbor Walk - walk along Newport harbor; Harbor Walk South along the main harbor, and Harbor Walk North to Goat Island and the historic Point neighborhoodWEBSITE
Newport Jazz Festival - annual summer festival; takes place at Fort Adams State Park and Internt'l Tennis Hall of FameWEBSITE
Newport Music Festival - unique chamber music programs in the Newport Mansions, newportmusic.orgWEBSITE
Newport RI Beaches - newport-discovery-guide.com; detailed info about Newport's beaches, including insider tipsWEBSITE
Newport Restoration Foundation - historic mansions and farm, gardens, walking trailsWEBSITE
Newport St. Patrick's Day Parade - newportirish.com parade information; held in March annuallyWEBSITE
Newport Waterfront Events - event descriptions and tickets; lots going on throughout the yearWEBSITE
Newport Winter Festival - Mid-Februrary winter activitiesWEBSITE
Overview of Newport Attractions - Visit New England site, calendar of eventsWEBSITE
Secret Garden Tours - self-guided walking tours of hidden gardensWEBSITE
Ten Mile Drive - scenic drive around perimeter of Newport; includes Ocean Drive, Brenton Pt. State Park, Bellevue Ave., East Passage; see ocean views, mansions, rocky coastline; side trip to Fort Adams for more water viewsWEBSITE
The Cliff Walk - scenic walk near ocean and mansionsWEBSITE
The Newport Mansions - tour the mansions, the Preservation Society of Newport County websiteWEBSITE

Kids
Audrain Automobile Museum - antique car collection; rotating exhibits; 222 Bellevue Ave. 401-856-4420WEBSITE
Ballard Park - nature preserve; walking trails; 21 Hazard Rd. 401-619-3377WEBSITE
Block Island Ferry - traditional and fast ferries from Galilee, Narragansett to Block Island; seasonal fast ferry from downtown Newport; 304 Great Island Rd., Galilee, Narragansett 401-783-7996WEBSITE
Brenton Point State Park - ocean front rocky coast and grassy areas; great for kite flying, picnicking, fishing, hiking; expansive ocean views, seasonal visitor center; Ocean Drive 401-849-4562WEBSITE
Easton's Beach - a.k.a. First Beach; beach near the beginning of the Cliff Walk; seasonal facilities, snack bar, carousel, small aquarium, chair rentals; parking, board walk; 175 Memorial Blvd. 401-845-5810WEBSITE
Fish n' Tales Adventures - lobster and fishing tours; seal tours from Wickford; 31 Bowens Wharf 401-619-4431WEBSITE
Ford Adams - historic fort at the ocean's edge; check site for times of guided tours; scenic walk, gift shop; location of folk festival, jazz festival, and more events; 80 Fort Adams Dr. 401-841-0707WEBSITE
Gansett Cruises - boat tours and sunset cruises on Narragansett Bay; 2 Bowens Landing 401-619-1300WEBSITE
Historic Tours of Newport - narrated bus and trolley tours of mansions and Ten Mile Ocean Drive; 850 Aquidneck Ave. 401-855-1942WEBSITE
International Tennis Hall of Fame - tennis museum; also, pro shop, museum shop, tennis programs, events; 194 Bellevue Ave. 401-849-3990WEBSITE
Jamestown Newport Ferry - seasonal schedules for ferry rides from Newport to Jamestown; early spring seal tours; seasonal stops include downtown Newport, Fort Adams and Rose Island; 20 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown 401-423-1556WEBSITE
National Museum of American Illustration - estate housing rotating collection of American illustration art, including work from the post WWII Golden Age; museum shop onsite and online; check website for hours; located at Vernon Court; gardens also; 492 Bellevue Ave. 401-851-8949WEBSITE
Newport Art Museum - works of art from the 19-21st centuries, including portraits by Gilbert Stuart; also, contemporary art galleries; 76 Bellevue Ave. 401-848-8200WEBSITE
Newport Car Museum - antique cars from 1950's to present housed in large exhibit space; over 50 cars; located 7 miles north in nearby Portsmouth; 1847 West Main Rd., Portsmouth, R.I. 401-848-2277WEBSITE
Newport Cooks - cooking classes for adults and children; calendar of classes at website; 796 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown 401-123-4567WEBSITE
Newport Historical Society - museum, gift shop, guided walking tours; 127 Thames St. 401-841-8770WEBSITE
Newport Vineyards - winery tours and tastings; onsite restaurant, live music schedule, special events; check website for hours; 909 E. Main Rd., Middletown 401-848-5161WEBSITE
Newport and Narragansett Bay Railroad Co. - dinner train, scenic railroad trips on historic train car; themed rides such as Christmas, Fall and murder mystery rides; 1 Alexander Rd., Portsmouth 401-295-1203WEBSITE
Norman Bird Sanctuary - bird sanctuary with walking trails, education center, gardens, guided bird walks, special events; 583 Third Beach Rd., Middletown 401-846-2577WEBSITE
Rail Explorers - pedal powered vehicle rides and tours on scenic railway, the Old Colony Railroad; reservations recommended; 1 Alexander Rd., Portsmouth 877-833-8588WEBSITE
Redwood Library and Athenaeum - historic, art filled library collection; special exhibits and events; 50 Bellevue Ave. 401-847-0292WEBSITE
Rose Island Lighthouse - lighthouse and museum on island off coast of Newport for day trips or overnight stays, accessible by Newport/Jamestown ferry; wildlife refuge, bird watching, Ft. Hamilton Barracks; events; Rose Island, Newport 401-847-4242WEBSITE
Ryan Amusements - arcade game room with two floors located downtown on Thames St.; 268 Thames St. 401-846-5774WEBSITE
Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge - wildlife refuge with coastal walking trails; saltwater fishing, bird watching; visitor center, programs; 769 Sachuest Pt. Rd., Middletown 401-619-2680WEBSITE
Sail Newport - sailing instruction, sailboat rental, boat launch; located at Fort Adams; 72 Fort Adams Dr. 401-846-1983WEBSITE
Save The Bay Exploration Center - small aquarium at Easton's Beach; touch tanks, special programs; 175 Memorial Blvd. 401-324-6020WEBSITE
Save The Bay Seal Watch Tours - seasonal seal and lighthouse tours of Rose Island Lighthouse; check site for availability; Bowens Ferry Landing, Market Sq. 401-324-6020WEBSITE
Scooter World - seasonal scooter and bicycle rentals; 12 Christie's Landing 401-619-1349WEBSITE
Sightsailing of Newport - sailing tours, sunset cruises, private charters; 32 Bowens Wharf 401-849-3333WEBSITE
Sweet Berry Farm - farm market selling locally grown fresh produce, plus prepared foods and ice cream; pick your own seasonal fruit; self-serve cafe with brkfst., lunch, to-go meals; desserts; 915 Mitchell's Lane 401-847-3912WEBSITE
Viking Tours - trolley and bus tours; scenic drives and mansion tours; tickets and departures from Newport Gateway Visitor Center; 23 America's Cup Ave. 401-847-6921WEBSITE
Chowder Cook Off - clamcakes and chowder contestWEBSITE
List of Events throughout the Year - destinationnewport.com, many are annual happeningsWEBSITE
List of Family Activities - destinationnewport.com; beaches, pottery, kites, sea creature exhibits, hiking, arcadeWEBSITE
More Activites for Kids - newport discovery guide; 1st Beach Carousel, playgrounds, sailing, skate park, tennis, baseballWEBSITE
Newport Attractions - newportdiscoveryguide.comWEBSITE
Newport Boat Show - annual boat show on Newport waterfront held in SeptemberWEBSITE
Newport Dinner Train - luncheon or dinner train excursions around Narragansett Bay; leaves from downtown; 401-295-1203WEBSITE
Newport Folk Festival - annual folk music festival at Ford Adams State Park overlooking Newport HarborWEBSITE
Newport Harbor Walk - walk along Newport harbor; Harbor Walk South along the main harbor, and Harbor Walk North to Goat Island and the historic Point neighborhoodWEBSITE
Newport Jazz Festival - annual summer festival; takes place at Fort Adams State Park and Internt'l Tennis Hall of FameWEBSITE
Newport Music Festival - unique chamber music programs in the Newport Mansions, newportmusic.orgWEBSITE
Newport RI Beaches - newport-discovery-guide.com; detailed info about Newport's beaches, including insider tipsWEBSITE
Newport Restoration Foundation - historic mansions and farm, gardens, walking trailsWEBSITE
Newport St. Patrick's Day Parade - newportirish.com parade information; held in March annuallyWEBSITE
Newport Waterfront Events - event descriptions and tickets; lots going on throughout the yearWEBSITE
Newport Winter Festival - Mid-Februrary winter activitiesWEBSITE
Overview of Newport Attractions - Visit New England site, calendar of eventsWEBSITE
Secret Garden Tours - self-guided walking tours of hidden gardensWEBSITE
Ten Mile Drive - scenic drive around perimeter of Newport; includes Ocean Drive, Brenton Pt. State Park, Bellevue Ave., East Passage; see ocean views, mansions, rocky coastline; side trip to Fort Adams for more water viewsWEBSITE
The Cliff Walk - scenic walk near ocean and mansionsWEBSITE
The Newport Mansions - tour the mansions, the Preservation Society of Newport County websiteWEBSITE

Newport Sea Foam Trading Co., Thames St., Newport, R.I.
Newport Sea Foam Trading Co., Thames St., Newport, R.I.

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Newport Aromatherapy, Bellevue Ave., Newport, R.I.
Newport Aromatherapy, Bellevue Ave., Newport, R.I.

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Pink Pineapple, Thames St., Newport, R.I.
Pink Pineapple, Thames St., Newport, R.I.

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Island Pursuit, Thames St., Newport, R.I.
Island Pursuit, Thames St., Newport, R.I.

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Armory Antique Marketplace, Thames St., Newport, R.I.
Armory Antique Marketplace, Thames St., Newport, R.I.

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Perry Mill Market shops and Newport Bay Club and Hotel, Thames St. and Memorial Blvd., Newport, R.I.
Perry Mill Mkt. shops, Newport Bay Club and Hotel, Thames St. and Memorial Blvd.

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Resident goats, William and Cornelius at Gurneys Newport Resort and Marina, Goat Island, Newport, R.I.
Resident goats, William and Cornelius at Gurneys Resort, Goat Island, Newport

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Rosecliff Mansion, Bellevue Ave., Newport, R.I.
Rosecliff Mansion, Bellevue Ave., Newport, R.I.

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Lucia Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria, Thames St., Newport, R.I.
Lucia Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria, Thames St., Newport, R.I.

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View of Newport Bridge from Gurneys Resort, Goat Island, Newport, R.I.
View of Newport Bridge from Gurneys Resort, Goat Island, Newport, R.I.

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Save The Bay Exploration Center, Eastons Beach, a.k.a. First Beach, Newport, R.I.
Save The Bay Exploration Center, Eastons Beach, First Beach, Newport

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Carousel at Eastons Beach, First Beach, Newport, R.I.
Carousel at Eastons Beach, First Beach, Newport, R.I.

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Ryan Amusements, Thames St., Newport, R.I.
Ryan Amusements, Thames St., Newport, R.I.

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Adirondack chairs at Coffee Grinder, Bannisters Wharf, Newport, R.I.
Adirondack chairs at Coffee Grinder, Bannisters Wharf, Newport, R.I.

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Cookie Jar, Bowens Wharf, Newport, R.I.
Cookie Jar, Bowens Wharf, Newport, R.I.

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Primavera, gift shop, Bowens Wharf, Newport
Primavera, gift shop, Bowens Wharf, Newport

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Brahmin, leather handbags, Bannisters Wharf, Newport, R.I.
Brahmin Handbags, Bannisters Wharf, Newport, R.I.

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Alex and Ani, Bowens Wharf, Newport, R.I.
Alex and Ani, Bowens Wharf, Newport, R.I.

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Hotel Viking, Bellevue Ave., Newport, R.I.
Hotel Viking, Bellevue Ave., Newport, R.I.

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Red Parrot Restaurant, Thames St. and Memorial Blvd., Newport, R.I.
Red Parrot Restaurant, Thames St. and Memorial Blvd., Newport, R.I.

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Brick Alley Pub and Restaurant, Thames St., Newport, R.I.
Brick Alley Pub and Restaurant, Thames St., Newport, R.I.

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Upper Thames St. shops, Newport, R.I.
Upper Thames St. shops, Newport