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Belle's Cafe

1 Washington St, Newport Shipyard, Newport, RI 02840-1513
+1 401-619-5964
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“avocado toast” (11 reviews)
“lobster roll” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1 Washington St, Newport Shipyard, Newport, RI 02840-1513
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place for a breakfast even for big groups! Lovely location, but super busy! We had to wait for maybe 30-40 minutes just to receive our food and besides that we were waiting maybe 15 minutes just to place an order. So keep that in...More

Thank stya8
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our lobster rolls after recommendation from our trolley bus driver at a location at the Newport Waterfront. Food was good but I question the automatic 12% service charge when you order and pay at the counter, collect your food from the counter and...More

Thank steve_fossil
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Steve - Thank you for your great review. We are happy you enjoyed your lobster rolls and we hope you'll come back again the next time you're in Newport. We do charge a 12% service charge on our checks to help defray the costs...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is in the Shipyard so don't be fooled. You can park at the public garage and walk if you are staying in Newport for the day. Neat place as you arrive you go into a line and the menu is on the wall. You...More

Thank bartravelking
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review of Belle's! We hope to see you again the next time you're in Newport. Sincerely, Veronica Brown Marketing Director

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best kept secret in Newport! Delicious food! Fast service and casual atmosphere! We love it! Coffee was great also!

Thank Jenn J
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Jenn, for your great review. We hope you'll visit Belle's Cafe again the next time you're in Newport! Sincerely, Veronica Brown Marketing Director

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been going here for several years now and it's time I gave it a review. This simple waterfront restaurant is inside Newport Shipyard and is a quick walk from the Newport Visitor's Center at the entrance to the Goat Island bridge. I've always enjoyed...More

Thank Russell M
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Russell - Thank you for your great review, we sincerely appreciate it. We are delighted to hear you always enjoy our food & service and hope you'll continue coming back when you're in Newport. Thank you again & have a great end-of-summer! All the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has become our standard breakfast stop on trips to RI. Once mainly a locals' spot, it has become very discovered by the tourists. So unless you go early - plan on a 15-minute or more wait. Staff is always friendly. Plenty of seating inside...More

Thank JoeHouston52
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Joe - Thank you for visiting Belle's Cafe and keeping it your standard breakfast stop while in RI. We agree, the pancakes and avocado toast are both favorites of ours and our guests & we're happy you find our staff friendly (very important us!)...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

lots of choices. excellent salads. lemonade superb. shaded outdoor seating on the waterfront. visit the marine store.

Thank 50yearOldGirlScout
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you for your great review! We're so happy you enjoyed our salads & lemonade - we agree, they are both excellent! We hope to see you again the next time you're in Newport. With best regards, Veronica Brown Marketing Director

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Belle's is a great breakfast and lunch spot with fantastic views of the harbor. The food is always fresh and high quality. We mainly go herd gor breakfast. Options range from quick bites like muffins to omlets and breakfast sandwiches. Service is friendly and pretty...More

Thank Sean M
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Sean - Thank you for your great review! We're so happy you have made Belle's part of your morning routine. We are delighted to hear you find our food fresh & high quality, this is certainly a goal of ours! We are also happy...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

Really good breakfast location in a nice location on the marina in Newport. You order at the counter and wait for your food with a buzzer. Quick service and good food.

Thank Reagan R
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear Reagan - Thank you for your great review! We hope to see you here again the next time you're in Newport. With best regards, Veronica Brown Marketing Director

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

So we are sitting here at 0730 on a Sunday morning eating at Belles which specialize in breakfast and lunch. You would think that the place would be prepared for breakfast seating, but it’s not. Bottle tops, old cutlery, employees spitting on the ground and...More

Thank stewart_mchugh
nsy-newport, Public Relations Manager at Belle's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hello and thank you for taking time to write your review. This is, of course, not our normal standard and we are surprised to hear this review. We will share your comments with our entire staff and check to make sure the breakfast area is...More

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Kathy H
20 July 2018|
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Response from nsy-newport | Property representative |
Hi Kathy! Yes, we are open until mid-December. Check back on our Web site for hours in October - they may change a bit by then (more like 8am-2pm).
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Sunf53
22 April 2017|
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Response from nsy-newport | Property representative |
Hello! No reservation needed. We are open daily 7am-3pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Washington St, Newport Shipyard, Newport, RI 02840-1513
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-5964
Description
Belle's Cafe is located in the heart of Newport Shipyard. Come dine at Belle's to be part of the yachting scene. We are open 7 days, serving brunch 7:30am-2:00pm.
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