Newport County and East Bay Restaurants

The Black Pearl

  • Bannister's Wharf Map It
  • Newport
  • French

Published 05/21/2015

Fodor's Review

Choose your ambience at this mainstay on the Newport waterfront: formal or laid-back. The posh dining in the forest-green Commodore Room (jacket required and reservations essential) is where fried Brie, escargots bourguignon, rack of lamb, and roast duck with a raspberry-Burgundy sauce are among the classic offerings. Enjoy a casual lunch or dinner in The Tavern (no reservtions accepted) with its high-gloss black walls adorned with old nautical maps. There's also a relaxed outdoor patio and bar for the raw bar and famous clam chowder. You can buy chowder to go by the quart or half gallon, too.

Restaurant Information

Address:

Bannister's Wharf, Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, United States

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Phone:

401-846–5264

Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Jan.–mid-Feb.

Published 05/21/2015

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