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Restaurants With Heated Outdoor Patios

Temperatures are dropping here on The Classic Coast, but that's doesn't mean we won't continue indulging outdoors. From renovated patios and expanded decks, to brand new eateries constructed with outdoor dining in mind, check out these…

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6 Iconic Newport Desserts You Need To Try

Newport does a lot of things right—lobster rolls, harbor tours, oysters, ocean views—not to brag or anything. Then, there's dessert. Whether you're just visiting, or you're a local here, you may have heard of the iconic Snowball In Hell…

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Where To Slurp Oysters Right Now

As foodie tradition dictates, oysters are best when harvested in months with the letter 'r'—September to April—when cool temperatures signal them to plump and sweeten for winter hibernation. In other words, right now is prime time for…

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Lobster Rolls Worth Traveling to Newport For

Newport is synonymous with seafood. Oysters? Our main food group. Clam cakes? Can't live without 'em. And then there's the crown jewel of seafood: the lobster roll. Chunks of fresh-from-the-ocean lobster meat drizzled with warm butter…

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3 Clam Shacks You Can't Skip

There's just something about a humble, dine-in-the-rough clam shack after a day at the beach, the Atlantic still drying on your skin and a paper plate spotted with grease on the rickety picnic table before you. Below are three clam shacks…

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The Best Waterfront Restaurants

One of the most frequently asked questions, after what time does The Breakers open and where should I get brunch , is where can I eat on the waterfront ? For a city built on an island, this is pretty much our time to shine. The following…

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6 Rooftop Bars for Summer in Newport

With most events on hiatus and restaurants at limited capacity, there's one thing that COVID can't take from us this season: the pure bliss that comes from drinking on a rooftop. Whether you're looking for an elevated experience with chic…

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Iconic Ice Cream Shops In + Around Newport

Summer on The Classic Coast is here and while the ocean breeze might help beat the heat, ice cream certainly does it better. These local shops, some of which have been staples since the 1950s, offer the best scoops around. From classic…

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Essential Spots for Brunch

Oh, brunch. Not quite breakfast, but not quite lunch. It's our favorite place to be on a slow, Sunday morning—preferably with the perfect Bloody Mary in hand. Whether your heart swings closer to a sweet breakfast or you always find yourself…

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65 Awesome Places To Eat Outside Right Now

It's officially patio season in Newport! What better time to experience the area's outdoor dining scene than when the weather is warm and the sea breeze hits just right . Post COVID-19, restaurants that once had limited or no outdoor seating…

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