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The Port Seafood Bar & Grille

359 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6643
+1 401-619-5892
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“lobster pie” (12 reviews)
“crabby patty” (2 reviews)
“scrod” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
359 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6643
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Had a nice late lunch looking out over the water... The bisque was creamy and delicious as well as the clams chowder. Everything was fresh and tasty with an attentive wait staff.

Thank ann m
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It's the first place my husband and I ate when we got to Newport. We thought the harbor view was nice with all the boats. Everything else was just okay. We tend to pick a couple of things from a menu and ask our wait...More

Thank wmgp7
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The Hendricks gin and cucumber martini is large and perfectly made. The view is great; even on a windy and rainy day. I ordered the 1.25lb lobster special. The price seemed more than reasonable but I should have known: if it sounded too good to...More

Thank dinky3251
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch with a great view of the harbor. The food was good and the prices were reasonable. However, we were disappointed with our waitress - considering it's a tourist driven area and we were clearly there to enjoy ourselves - she was very...More

Thank Helen6105
Reviewed 12 September 2017

My husband and I stopped at the Port for dinner last night. We sat outside overlooking Newport harbor and saw the beautiful sunset. We started with fried calamari, which was very good, lightly breaded with mild peppers. I had to lobster mac and cheese with...More

Thank vaca32
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This place was a little hard to find but it was worth looking for it. it's right on the water and we had a great view of the harbor sitting outside. The biz owner that I was entertaining ordered the same lobster pie that I...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The parents of our ball team decided to go to Newport, we parked and started walking. As we headed to the beach access to see the water, we decided to eat lunch and saw this menu and thought let's try it. Well I saw lobster...More

Thank Renthomp
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Went in to see some music on a rainy afternoon. The music was great! I ordered a burger, they brought it to the table next to us! When I finally got a burger it was wrong and my dates food was cold. The waitress said...More

Thank Arnie S
Reviewed 3 September 2017

A great place to eat and have a drink, you know this by the wait for a table on the weekend. We have been their three times this summer and never disappointed. Visited with our Son's family. Seven all together including the grand kid, a...More

Thank Joseph O
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

What a great place to start vacation! The view of harbor plus good drinks plus outstanding food equals a great start of vacation! First time in Rhode Island and we are loved every minute! The staff was friendly professional and prompt with drinks and food!...More

Thank MarleyWay84
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 359 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6643
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-5892
  • E-mail
Full service restaurant and bar with Harbor views and live entertainment on weekends.
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