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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Café
“Offering tours and sampling! Try Brix restaurant next door, featuring upscale American dishes & house-brand wines.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Great bar scene, great food with a view. Outdoor dining patios... part of the Newport Restaurant Group of fantastic dining experiences. Try the grapefruit martini.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Café
“Homey cafe serving locally sourced American mains & baked goods for breakfast, lunch & dinner. 10 Franklin St, Bristol, RI 02809”
  • 24 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Longtime diner/retailer/wholesaler with a wide menu headed by chowder & stuffed clams.”
  • 18 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Favorite place to grab a bite to eat! must try the fried oysters and the ceviche they are Fabulous! Voted one of the Top restaurants in all of rhode island!”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“High-end New American in a historic distillery with a harbor-view patio & a rum collection. Bristol Harbor Inn 259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809”
  • 9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Bristol Oyster Bar is East Bay's Only Farm to Table Oyster Bar. $1 Oysters from RI's Narragansett Bay and South County's Salt Ponds Oyster Happy Hour Tuesday to Sunday from 4-6pm and 12-2pm Saturday and Sunday”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“2 min down the road and they have great food without the hussle and bussel of downtown Newport.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Great seafood restaurant on the water. Fresh seafood and outdoor seating in the heart of Bristol.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Traditional Italian eatery with meat & pasta dishes. and wine pairings 450 Hope St, Bristol, RI 02809”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“Fun atmosphere, great food! Favorite of mine is The JR Bean Burger. Dirty Pickle Martini and Red Neck Sangria are my drink picks. Also open late nigh with live music on select nights.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Stunning Waterfront dining on the patio. Huge rooftop bar with couches and live music on weekends. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Quaint and tiny neighborhood outpost with a rustic vibe & cozy patio serving Italian home cooking & pizza. 271 Wood St, Bristol, RI 02809”
  • 8 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“.5 mi. , popular for Seafood take-out, overlooking seawall, local beach, and beautiful water views.”
  • 7 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Italian & American meals like lasagna & pot pie served in a cozy space with simple, modern decor. Where the locals go to escape the crazy Newport crowds. Longtime Newport restauranteur Dan Peurini is usually at the door to greet you. ”
  • 3 locals recommend