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Belle's Cafe

1 Washington St, Newport Shipyard, Newport, RI 02840-1513
+1 401-619-5964
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“avocado toast” (7 reviews)
“panini” (7 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 2:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1 Washington St, Newport Shipyard, Newport, RI 02840-1513
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1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was recommended by the front desk of our hotel. It is tucked away in a shipyard. It was a short walk from the Wyndham Long Wharf. There is a security guard outside which may throw you off but just tell him that you...More

Thank JEN M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Belle's is a workman's Restaurant in the Newport Shipyard. There is a standard menu and daily specials. The standard menu is eclectic and can be viewed on the website, the daily specials make it exciting. You order at the counter then find a seat. My...More

Thank Danny D
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Danny - Thank you for visiting Belle's Cafe and for your great review, we appreciate it. We're glad to know your wife enjoyed the Crab Cakes Benedict (a fan favorite!) and you enjoyed the Italian Melt from our specials board. We will share your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed nearby and could walk to this place easily....once we found out it was IN the shipyard. We went for breakfast here 4 our of the 5 mornings we were in Newport. We absolutely loved the place. The food was fantastic! We can highly...More

Thank Marko02642
NewportShipyard, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello - Thank you for visiting Belle's Cafe and for your great review, we appreciate it! We're so happy you enjoyed the food at Belle's and will share this review with our employees. Thank you again & we hope you'll come back to Belle's the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here on the Neighborhood Food Tour and sampled the Greek Panini - it was delicious with lots of unique flavors.More

Thank Lucy B
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lucy - Thank you for your review and for visiting Newport Shipyard & Belle's Cafe. We're glad you liked our Greek Panini and we hope you'll come back again the next time you're in Newport. We really enjoy partnering with Rhode Island Red Food...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Prices are high, food is just ok, Menu is very limited, service is rude. my couple of simple questions got the "eye roll" from the counter person. The only reason I would go back is that its the only thing available for a quick lunch...More

1  Thank mgdearborn61
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Dear mgdearborn61 - Thank you for your review and letting us know about your experience. We will discuss this review with our staff members today to find out what may have gone wrong on our end. We apologize you felt you were treated rudely, this...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017

Found this place while on a port stop during our New England cruise, loved it. Casual dining (order at counter and they let you know when food is ready) in a great location. We had a table on the dock and enjoyed the 'nautical' ambience.More

Thank Mike D
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Mike D - Thank you for visiting Belle's Cafe and for your great review! We are so happy you enjoyed our casual atmosphere inside Newport's only and oldest working shipyard. We have plenty of inside and outside seating (at least in the warmer months)...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017

Had breakfast at Belle's a cafe situated in a working boat yard. Fascinating to see some very large yachts being worked on as you wander around. Extensive breakfast and lunch menu with great outdoor seating when the weather permits. Friendly staff. Don't think they open...More

Thank Prop19
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Prop 19 - Thank you for visiting Belle's Cafe and for your review! You're right, we are only open for breakfast and lunch and are now serving brunch daily through the middle of December. We often think of visiting the Shipyard and Belle's Cafe...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Belle's is nothing fancy - you stand in line to order your meal, and pick it up at the counter when your number is called. Belle's offers comfortable indoor and outdoor seating and the food id pretty dang good. When in New England, always start...More

Thank Fred M
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Fred - Thank you for your great review of Belle's Cafe! We agree, when visiting New England, clam chowder is a must and we are proud of ours. We hope you'll visit us again the next time you're in town. Have a good rest...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

EXCELLENT lobster roll and cole slaw! The food was prepared fast as well. So happy our trolly tour guide, Carlos, recommended this!More

Thank Kdllv19
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hello - Thank you for visiting Belle's Cafe! We're so happy you enjoyed our lobster rolls (one of our most popular menu items, and we agree, quite delish)! We hope you'll come back to Belle's the next time you're in Newport & we'll be sure...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The food is fresh and good, but be prepared to stand in line and then pick up your own food. The prices are reasonable given its location in Newport. It's a great chance to relax comfortably surrounded by a working luxury ship yard with yachts...More

Thank MattTD
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Dear MattTD - Thank you for visiting Belle's Cafe & for writing your review! We sincerely appreciate you taking the time find us and post your feedback. You're absolutely right, visiting Belle's Cafe and Newport Shipyard is a bit of an adventure! We're glad you...More

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Hello! No reservation needed. We are open daily 7am-3pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Washington St, Newport Shipyard, Newport, RI 02840-1513
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-5964
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