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Clarke Cooke House

24 Bannisters Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3052
+1 401-849-2900
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“sushi” (31 reviews)
“burger” (36 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Bannisters Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3052
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to pull in for a cozy lunch on a cool, drizzly fall day. We had a nice table overlook the water, and enjoyed a glass of wine and bowl of seafood chowder between mansion tours. Great service and my husband loved his tuna...More

Thank k99js06
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had two visits to the Clare Cooke House on the same day, not intentionally, but both were great experiences. An afternoon stop at the end of the season when the tropical storm weather wasn't ideal for doing much else, we found ourselves sitting at...More

Thank housewifeUk
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've lived here for 30 years. I've been to all the restaurants that were and are. This place is just not worth the money, not for the food, nor the ambience. Just ate there, no sushi, room was so dark I couldn't read the menu,...More

Thank Eve W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Having spent time at the boat show, we were feeing a little thirsty by mid afternoon. So we found ourselves at the charming bar enjoying wine, and martinis and of course lots of RI oysters, Service was also good. Very nice way to spend an...More

Thank Worldwatcher
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We didn't plan on stopping by at the Clarke Cook House restaurant, but we got hungry and didn't want to drive back on an empty stomach. We went inside and got seated quickly despite the crowd and the food was spectacular. We went downstairs afterwards...More

Thank KlubMarcus
Reviewed 5 days ago

Good Chowda, and fresh clams on the 1/2 shell. Awesome sesame tuna. Great place to do some serious "people watching"

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good solid food...burgers đź‘ŤShrimp, little necks, local oysters and healthy sized drinks make this a locals favorite! If you're there over a weekend even if it's for lunch...make a reservation this place is VERY popular!

Thank MelindaLee7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Monday lunchtime visit for drinks and snacks. We sat on the terrace right by the waterfront and did a little people watching. A little on the expensive side - but you are in a tourist trap, with all the Cruise ship passengers dropping in. The...More

Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 1 week ago

When in Newport and you want a great Dining experience make reservations for the top floor at the Clarke Cooke House. Every year we make a night of it and have a meal cooked to perfection.

Thank whytegroup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a booking on 1st floor after being recommended. Was with a friend and we were made to feel quite unwelcome by our female waitress. Firstly the food was average and then put on awful cheap Crockey which didn't help. The wharf had so many...More

1  Thank lLondonMayday
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18 February 2017|
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Response from Chris F | Reviewed this property |
Good wine list. Lots of selections.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Bannisters Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3052
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-849-2900
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