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The Grill

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American, Grill, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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351 Thames St, Forty 1° North, Newport, RI 02840-6654 (Perry Mill)
+1 401-846-8018
07:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Recently came in for dinner with my sister. I was blown away by the food and incredible views of the harbor. Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a great meal with a view in Newport!

Thank Whitney H
Management response:

Dear Whitney, We are happy you and your sister had a great experience at The Grill at Forty 1 North and appreciate your wonderful review! We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future! Thank You, 41 North Management More 

West Islip, New York
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2017

food was excellent and wait staff very friendly and helpful. menu had decent selections and view very nice.

Thank Pat L
Phoenix, AZ
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97 reviews
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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Great vibe- casual elegant with a terrific view. The calamari and cod were both prepared nicely- lightly crisp and served piping hot. Bread sticks and rice crisps are amazing! Even the espresso was served properly - unusual for non--Italian restaurants. Service was outstanding. Will definitely return!

Thank Fly-Away-PHX
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

We enjoyed a lot the oysters and the steak tartare, The cocktails was great , Newport in special. We had a great sunset

Thank Rew B
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I had dinner on New Year's Eve at The Grill and it was delicious. We ordered the cheese board for an appetizer followed by the NY strip steak and the sweet potatoes for dinner. We had the creme brulee for dessert by the fire and it was amazing. A great restaurant in a beautiful location!

Thank Kristen F
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and ambiance. View of Newport harbor is great. Price are pretty high but quality and atmosphere justify that

Thank Bob M
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here and met friends for dinner. We ate waterside and light of adjourned to more comfortable seats under heat lamps. The bar was quite a scene and the food was fantastic. It really was an exceptional experience. We certainly didn't feel like we stayed here and met friends for dinner. We ate waterside and light of adjourned to... More 

Thank nigel611
Keller, TX
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Ate here during restaurant week in the fall for dinner. I was dining alone during a business trip and was promptly seated. Very upscale seating inside with low light. Service was prompt and attentive throughout the evening. Scallop appetizer, swordfish entree, and pound cake dessert were all very tasty. As with many places in Newport could be a vast difference... More 

Thank MG2020
Providence, Rhode Island
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

If you have the money to spend, and you want fresh food with informed wait-staff, go elsewhere. There are many other quality restaurants, and they may even cost less. The waiter did not even know what the only soup option was. The crab balls were cold, hard, and flavorless. The seared scallops were extremely salty and undercooked. We also were... More 

Thank NewEngland2014
Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I've tried Grill @ 41°N many times over a 3 year span - year round. The only thing consistent is the most horrendous service one could imagine. Charging New York prices, the bad service is unthinkable. Even McDonald's has service down to an art! There is no excuse. Example: 2 dining (dinner) in heat of summer. One glass, white wine,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
American, Grill, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 Thames St, Forty 1° North, Newport, RI 02840-6654
    (Perry Mill)
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-846-8018
The Grill is Forty 1° North’s dockside restaurant that is designed to deliver a fresh, upscale dining and entertainment experience while providing a unique and serene respite from Newport's bustling waterfront scene. A step off the street, yet a world apart. The menu features grilled meats and seafood, raw bar, as well as locally grown in-season vegetables. There is an open-air dining area, individual tables and bar seating surrounding the covered bar pavilion. Inviting dockside lounge seating creates a perfect setting to relax with cocktails or conversation. The Grill at Forty 1° North is open to the public.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?