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Clarke Cooke House

24 Bannisters Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3003
+1 401-849-2900
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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French, Sushi, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Bannisters Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3003
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant was recommended by a chef friend of mine - with that being said, we were not impressed at all and it was very expensive. We would not go back.

Thank SueM0831
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nope, you don’t need a Delorean with a flux capacitor, or a hot tub and a can of Chernobyli to go back in time to enjoy fine dining in a cozy picturesque inn right in the heart of Newport... head on over to the Cooke...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clarke Cooke is a rather quaint waterfront restaurant with a jumble of dining rooms of different description and sizes, but intimate. There is a small but cozy bar looking out on the water. The food is typically very good, but the Rhode Island clam chowder...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After having spent the afternoon bar hopping we needed to eat. The atmosphere here was jovial and comfortable. My husband and I both had the fillet of sole lyonnaise. It was truly one of the tastiest fish dishes I have ever eaten. Thoughts of that...More

Thank LP19601937
Reviewed 16 March 2018

This is the quintessential New England port seafood tavern. It is right on the water,on the wharf, with a view to die for, and maintains the old world traditional charm. This is a very large establishment which accommodates many a reveler. There are no less...More

1  Thank JBlanc197
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Clarke Cooke House is centrally located on Bannister's Wharf and the minute one walks in, it becomes apparent that it is a sailor's establishment. There are two bars with adjoining tables. One has a view of the harbor and the other is decorated mostly in...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Food is excellent, the drink is delightful, the setting is classic Newport, on the water at Bannister's Wharf. We enjoyed both a lunch and a dinner there. Very pleased with the price too, would have thought it would be a lot more expensive.

Thank William H
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Visiting Newport was a whistle stop pit-stop on a Cruise - sadly timed to coincide with the Boat Show which was madness (for us non-Boatees). Stopped in here for a drink and a bite, before re-embarking on our 'lighter' to the ship. It was very...More

Thank Safariholic
Reviewed 8 January 2018

CCH is an amazing destination restaurant. On the water, high end all the way. Expensive. Special occasions only but definitely worth a visit.

Thank surfgoddess99
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Went with the wife around 3:30 to the bar to meet up with friends and get an early start on the night. We had a few apps and some really good drinks. Makers manhattan, Tito's and tonic and champagne. WOOO HOO. Wanted to stay for...More

Thank chinnamann
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18 February 2017|
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Response from Chris F | Reviewed this property |
Good wine list. Lots of selections.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Bannisters Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3003
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-849-2900
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