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Clarke Cooke House

24 Bannisters Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3003
+1 401-849-2900
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“sushi” (36 reviews)
“burger” (41 reviews)
Closes in 17 min
French, Sushi, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Bannisters Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3003
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent restaurant with lovely ambience. Happened to dine here during restaurant week-enjoyed the halibut special, beet salad, crème brulee.

Thank DJE313
Reviewed 4 days ago

seafood left my date puking all night seat near bar was loud and unromantic steak was not cooked to order, not even when sent back! dinner should've been free- waitress did not care made reservations but got seated with walk-ins

Thank Meredith a
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of great memories here at the Clarke Cooke House--from family dinners by the fireplace upstairs, to neighborhood-wide parties during the winter. This is one of our go-to places to take friends visiting from out-of-town. The food is good; the view is great. Eat indoors...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant while in Newport for the weekend. I had made reservations in advance. First parking is a premium near this restaurant ($15 an hour) so with park and walk or plan on paying a premium to park. It was...More

Thank 791markv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Clarke Cooke House, also know as the Candy Store, is Newport! The atmosphere is Newport, the food is wonderful and great choices, the service is Newport, the walls covered with sailing pictures is Newport. If you only have one meal in Newport make it...More

Thank williamcrisp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently dined here and had a good experience. We dined on the second floor near the front windows and enjoyed the view of the wharf. The food was well prepared and the service efficient. Recommended!

Thank MDF1954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

first time in rhode island and this place was very relaxing. stopped in for some drinks and lunch and we were not disappointed. great food and service. No wait and weather was perfect.

Thank 683tracyf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First off, it's hard to tell where the place begins and where it ends. There is outdoor seating, 3 or 4 distinct dining areas, 4 or 5 bars, a sushi bar, an oyster bar and a dance club all within a labyrinth layout of staircases...More

Thank CapeMay97
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful atmosphere, great food, fun bartenders, it has it all. We were there for dinner and went back for lunch. Love it.

Thank zadkine
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I am a cook, traveler, wine collector, fisherman and hard to please. That being said, all I received was expensive food. The caesar salad was substandard. Looked like it was thrown on the plate with no thought for taste. I asked for addition dressing, anchovies...More

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1 June 2018|
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Response from Bannisters_Wharf | Property representative |
Most of the cruise ships do anchor in the harbor and shuttle to the park for daily outings. Bannister's Wharf/Clarke Cooke House is about a five minute walk from the park. Unless you are on a smaller ship that docks at Fort... More
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
US$20 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Bannisters Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3003
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-849-2900
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