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The Port Seafood Bar & Grille

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359 Thames St, Newport, RI 02835, Newport, RI 02840-6643
+1 401-619-5892
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Today
12:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 01:00
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Cork, Ireland
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52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very busy place - our first stop on our Newport visit. Had a feed of delicious lobster, at quite reasonable prices, which is nice because the pretension of putting an "e" after grill normally makes any place very expensive! A very pleasant evening, and can be recommended. The only downside was a pretty awful singer,

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Thank Bealbhocht
Bellingham, Massachusetts, United States
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

great place to eat and drink and look at the ocean, I had the mac&chease and lobster, was awesome! my friend had the fish and that was great too!

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Thank Karl K
Farmingdale, New Jersey
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

If you're not looking for this place you'll never just stumble upon it. It's tucked behind a building right on the water. The view is beautiful. The staff is friendly and accommodating. There's always happy tropical music....sometimes a live band. The food is excellent.

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Thank Karin G
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Right on the docks with beautiful sunsets. Great food reasonable prices and a very nice staff. I wouldn't miss this one.

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Thank Chankanab
Chicago, Illinois
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were looking for a nice place for dinner and just happened upon this gem. It is outside overlooking the wharf. There was live music and the service was very good. My wife had the lobster and I had lobster tacos. Best tacos I had ever had. There is a happy hour which we missed, its over at 6:00. Happy... More 

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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195 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

the food was not great but there is live music and back deck on the water. view is great, nice place for some cocktails with friends.

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Morristown, Arizona
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I've been looking forward to the shellfish the farther north we go. This restaurant is part of our hotel and it's amazing! We shared the steamed mussels, they were amazing. I had the lobster bisque, I loved it. He had the crab cakes, not as good as the ones at City Tavern in Phillie, but he's had them about 6... More 

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Leicester, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

My wife and I went to the Port restaurant for dinner just in time for sunset. We were lucky to get a table right outside the entrance. We had an amazing view of the sunset while dining.The Maryland crab cake and Shrimp in a tomato garlic cream sauce appetizers we ordered were excellent. For Dinner I had the steak tips... More 

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Middletown, Rhode Island
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122 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

I never think to go to The Port and I don't know why but I am very happy that I remembered it tonight. Met a friend for a drink and stayed for dinner which was an excellent decision on my part. The burger was excellent and the service was terrific.

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Thank Eleanor02842
Glastonbury, CT
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66 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We haven’t eaten here in a while and were happy to see the food is just as good as we remember. The Port is off the beaten path so it isn’t easy to find, but well worth it. We were seated outside (with no wait on a beautiful Saturday afternoon) and had a picturesque view of the water. Our server... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
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
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 01:00
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 359 Thames St, Newport, RI 02835, Newport, RI 02840-6643
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-5892
Description
Full service restaurant and bar with Harbor views and live entertainment on weekends.

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