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The Dining Room at Castle Hill Inn

590 Ocean Ave, Newport, RI 02840-6518
+1 888-466-1355
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
590 Ocean Ave, Newport, RI 02840-6518
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We biked around the ocean drive and ended up here to rest and refresh, had fun at the outside bar area having a really tasty seafood salad.

Thank Kaimonkey
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had family dinner inside the inn. This a special place. Location is obviously the draw. But the service and food match the location. Which is unusual and why this is restaurant is so highly rated. The menu is pre fixe and the choices are unique...More

Thank Allan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Environment was perfect. You can lunch in or out. We ate in because we don't like wind. However, yesterday was a perfect day for dining outside. Staff was very professional. Beautiful view looking downhill to the bay, the beautiful sailing ships. Just perfect. Food didn't...More

Thank Stanley M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was excellent, our waitress was very nice. Food came out quickly. First we ordered the corn and tomato bruschetta which was delicious! The clam chowder was off the charts; not too creamy but just enough. Then I ordered the hamburger which was also very...More

Thank Itslily x
Reviewed 1 week ago

Anyone going to the Castle Hill Inn will not only enjoy excellent food and service he or she will enjoy a spectacular view of Narragansett Bay. A visit to Newport RI must include the Castle Hill Inn.

Thank islander71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank goodness we made these reservations months ago. The whole rest of the weekend was rained out and ruined until Sunday when it was gorgeous ... and we had Brunch on the Lawn at castle Hill. Delightful. Perfect views. Lots of seafood to select on...More

Thank Jessebean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yesterday, we had the best luncheon and vista in Newport at Castle Hill Inn. We started with drinks on the lawn under the blue sky, blue water, white sails, and green grass under foot. Wish we had known that there was a 3:30 PM nature...More

1  Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Castle Hill Inn was the most memorable anniversary that we’ve ever had. From the second we walked in, we felt as if we were royalty. The waiter was quite attentive to our culinary needs, asking us precisely about our wine preferences. As a result,...More

Thank Josh F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful meal at the outdoor dining patio at Castle Hill. Breathtaking views and a beautiful sunset. This restaurant offers a nice selection of wines, great meal choices and a friendly waitstaff.

Thank LisaBella
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I want to start by letting you know that the service at The Dining Room at Castle Hill Inn is more than excellent and the staff is so very nice. I also want to let you know that I sent an email to the restuarant...More

Thank Mrshagman
Anthony B, Manager at The Dining Room at Castle Hill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mrs Hagman, I'm terribly sorry about how your dinner took it's course at Castle Hill. This is clearly not what you were expecting, and not what we expect of ourselves. This is not at all how you should have been celebrating and I wish we...More

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Meg I
9 July 2017|
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Response from sandra r | Reviewed this property |
First come Furst serve....a great view too!
Meg I
9 July 2017|
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Response from Rod S | Reviewed this property |
1st come 1st served. Lawn chairs are somewhat limited, but the lawn is always available.
Robert P
18 May 2017|
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Response from trunkjunk | Reviewed this property |
Yes to all your questions. Parking is very convenient. Recommend you call the restaurant in advance and give them your concerns. They are extremely customer service oriented.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
View, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
5:45 PM - 10:00 PM
5:45 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 590 Ocean Ave, Newport, RI 02840-6518
    (Ocean Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 888-466-1355
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Castle Hill Inn
The Dining Room at Castle Hill Inn has been the backdrop of memorable occasions for over a century, residing inside a historic mansion built in 1875. The Forbes Four Star restaurant presents a prix fixe menu showcasing the talents of Chef Lou Rossi and his culinary team. We are blessed with a location that is second to none in New England - not only for the view, but for the bounty provided by our surrounding lands being brought to your table. * Sunday through Thursday 5:45pm – 8pm * Friday & Saturday 5:45pm – 9pm * Mansion Bar 11:30am – 10:00pm daily
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