Those choosing to lunch in and around the downtown Newport area will find everything from sushi to burgers and barbeque, all within a short walk of each other. And if you feel like an elegant lunch, enjoy a fresh lobster or sirloin salad with a glass of wine overlooking Newport Harbor. Whether your budget is $5 or $50, Newport's lunch restaurants truly offer something for everyone.
This new family-friendly burger & bar is getting a lot of attention these days. Featured as the best burger in RI by AOL, CNN, Foursquare and Zagat, Harry's is an intimate burger bar with all the favorites that both you and your kids will love. Some featured menu items include sliders, chili, nachos, wings, along with lots of burgers and other sandwiches too! At the bar, enjoy your favorite beer or choose from a great selection of other fermented beverages. A must while in Newport with the family!
How does the thought of having fresh lobster right on a working seafood wharf sound? This fantastic location gives 180 degree views of Newport Harbor and features nothing but fresh local seafood. Arguably one of the best views of Newport Harbor and true New England waterfront atmosphere. Also a great place to spend a relaxing afternoon with drinks and raw bar specialties!
How about lunch overlooking the vineyard?The Taproot Brewing Company is part of Newport Vineyard's expansive tasting, restaurant and event center just 5 minutes outside Newport. The newly renovated restaurant features classic items, but also offers over 10 specialty salads and 4 varieties of soup every day! A great way to spend the day enjoying both the vineyard as well as an artisan brewhouse.
When nothing but the best waterfront views in Newport will do, The Landing is definitely the place. With a casual family restaurant atmosphere, The Landing has 4 separate dining areas(2 inside, 2 outside), an outside bar overlooking Newport Harbor and a varied menu from lobster to steak to clamcakes & chowder. Also available for private parties and rehearsal dinners.
A good year-round destination for lunch in Newport. Offers a large outside bar and seating area in the warmer months with a limited menu including chowder, chili, burgers and sandwiches. Inside you'll find a more expansive menu in the Tavern and Commodore's Room.
The Red Parrot
348 Thames Street
Newport, RI (401) 847-3800
Located at the heart of Newport, the Red Parrot has been a favorite lunch spot for many years. It's huge menu offers everything from tasty salads to sandwiches and main dishes. Great drink menu and bar too!
America's Cup Avenue
Newport, RI (401)848-9800
If you've got a craving for some authentic barbeque, this is the place. This restaurant/bar is located right on America's Cup Avenue, a great spot to eat, drink and people watch in Newport. Open seasonally during the warmer months. Great food and fun atmosphere!
Brick Alley Pub
140 Thames Street
Buskers Irish Pub and Restaurant
178 Thames Street
14 Perry Mill Wharf
351 Thames Street
103 Bellevue Ave