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The Beachead Restaurant

596 Corn Neck Road, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
+1 401-466-2249
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (19 reviews)
“shrimp wrap” (3 reviews)
“salads” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
596 Corn Neck Road, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Near the beach and towards town (the Old Harbor). Fast, friendly service and real goos "eatin's". I had the Po Boy's Shrimp wrap...YUMMY!!!. My guy had the fish and chips...he devoured it.

Thank etaurins
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Came here twice-- once for lunch and once for dinner. It's right across the street from the beach and it's a gorgeous place to enjoy your meal. We had a lobster roll, a delicious salad with lobster salad added and a grilled chicken sandwich for...More

Thank Lovetotravel5525
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Maybe my title is my review. I have been going to the beachhead for years. It has a bar that is great viewing place for the ocean in good weather and bad. The bar is a place for locals off season, but mostly tourists in...More

Thank expectquality1942
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Went here two nights in a row and had a great meal both times. Definitely get the steamed lobster. so good. And if you have a group of 7-9 sit at the little boat table on the deck outside. its a great spot.

Thank Clint M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

very casual, friendly staff, excellent food, we went twice when we were on the Block last week. Great for all age. You will not be sorry!

Thank KEMP98
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

After a long day in the sun we retreated to some shade at an indoor table. We were in Jill's section - she was wonderfully attentive. Beet salad with shrimp was refreshing. Fish and chips were good. Chicken parm for our non-fish eating guy. Nice...More

Thank ShellConcha
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent lobster roll and summer salad that comes w the sandwich is so good and so fresh. My husband had the beef Au jus sandwich which he enjoyed. The raw bar is good. Great drinks try the Frozen lemondade and the breeze on the deck...More

Thank seelife0624
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

A pleasant restaurant with a very hardworking staff. The menu was fairly generic, but the food was good. I had the steak sandwich and I left full. There was a nice breeze which made it a great spot to eat. This is the height of...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The food was excellent. I had scallops and Brussels sprouts with cous cous. It was very good. My husband had the fish and chips. Very large portions. Sitting outside was nice and the view of the ocean was great.

Thank Collinsdamascus
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The overall quality of the food at this touristy restaurant is fair, at the best. However we were really taken back by the taste and presentation of the little neck clams and the oysters. First, it is clear this restaurant did not have an individual...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 596 Corn Neck Road, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
  • Phone Number: +1 401-466-2249
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