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Narragansett Inn

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Ocean Avenue, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
+1 401-466-2626
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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The perfect spot for dinner drink and a perfect sunset. The rolling hills and green lawn add charm. We rocked on the rocking chairs before heading in. A nice old style hotel with lots of history and antiques. The front porch overlooks the grounds and the back has the sweeping view of the harbor. Sit in an Adirondack chair and... More 

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Reston, Virginia
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Great location and views. Service only ok. Menu pretentious and did not live up to expectations. Everything on menu sounded great and just wasn't. Salads very disappointing.

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Thank Andrea S
Bloomsbury, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Had table with sunset view near 12 female Realtors, two of which were loud and very annoying. No other tables were available.

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Santa Barbara, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

It is fun to go to the Narragansett Inn for dinner if the weather is good. There isn't a place on Block Island with a better "feel." It is a traditional inn that has been on the island for 100 years. Old fashioned porch with wrap around porch with amazing sunset views and views of the "harbor." (Great Salt Pond... More 

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Metro Boston
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had an absolutely perfect evening here. The view and setting are spectacular looking out over New Harbor. There is a large lawn with Adirondack chairs, and wicker table/chairs. There were even lawn games set-up! It is an old fashioned resort from "back in the heyday" and we felt transported. We had a cocktail on the lawn... More 

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Thank Buddysfamily
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

We got to the brunch at 8:40, it supposedly ends at 9. There were no eggs left, no sausage or bacon left, and there were just s couple of dried up pieces of ham left. Someone did finally bring some eggs out, but nothing else. Sitting on the porch is like nothing else, however, really one of a kind views,... More 

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Thank PitBossJunior
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

I guess the good part is the view, because no one can mess that up. This hotel is in awful shape. I will never stay here again as it is filthy. I heard the owners are new, but the other location they run (1661 Inn) is a dump as well. The food was overpriced and not very good. To top... More 

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

We stayed here when we first started coming to Block Island. The shared bathrooms didn't do it for us but its a great place if you sail or motor ove in a boat. Ive had great times at Paynes bar and marina which is right there. I can say without question its a fun place to stay.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

The new Narragansett restaurant was very good. We ate in the porch. Two of us had the seafood pasta dish. There were a generous amount of clams, shrimp and scallops.... the sauce was excellent. Others ordered the striper and felt it was too charred.

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Wellington, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

You can not beat the views from the deck of the Narragansett. While under new management, food was just OK. Service was marginal. Flatbread was made with biscuit dough. Hmmm didn't really work. Wasn't crazy about wine I ordered either. Will try it again because I am certain the new owners can make improvements and the view alone makes everything... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocean Avenue, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
  • Phone Number: +1 401-466-2626

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?