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MainSail

75 Long Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-2406
+1 401-849-7788
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
75 Long Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-2406
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a romantic dinner at MainSail! The view is incredible, the fresh fish dinners were superb! The wait staff were attentive and knowledgeable! Best fish in town!!

Thank Connie G
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Dear Connie, Thank you for the review of your recent dining experience. We are so glad you enjoyed your romantic evening in Newport and that dinner at MainSail exceeded your expectation. We appreciate your feedback and hope to host you again soon!

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for restaurant week. Ordered the seared scallops. The waitress informed the roasted beets were not available that were to come with it (which was a draw for me) and what she shared would come sounded like a good replacement. What actually came with...More

Thank Donna D
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Dear Donna, Thank you for the review of your recent dining experience. We're so glad you had the chance to dine with us during Newport Restaurant Week! We apologize that the roasted beets were not available during your visit, but are glad our staff suggested...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This Marriott is super nice. Definitely a great option to stay if you're in the Newport area. Mainsail was a beautiful restaurant. They had a varied menu. Every item we ordered was cooked perfectly and was delicious. Reasonable prices considering the quality. 2 appetizers. Steak....More

Thank Nimit P
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Dear Nimit, Thank you for sharing your recent MainSail dining experience. We are so glad you were pleased with your meal and our prices. We hope you enjoyed your anniversary and birthday celebrations, and hope to host you again on your next visit to Newport!

Reviewed 2 January 2017

We went to the MainSail for New Years Eve Dinner. Honestly I was underwhelmed with the atmosphere as well as the food. The calamari appetizer was average, short ribs were short on flavor and sauce, Lobster mac and cheese was very good. I guess we...More

Thank Angela V
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Dear Angela, Thank you for sharing your recent MainSail experience with us. We are very sorry to hear you were disappointed by your dinner on New Year's Eve. Our contemporary American dishes are prepared with the freshest ingredients from the land and sea. We are...More

Reviewed 22 December 2016

I was looking for a restaurant that offered a buffet during the week and found that the Mainsail is one of the only places in Newport. I was dining by myself and happened to be the only person in the restaurant at that time. I...More

Thank mj1192
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of your MainSail dining experience. We are so glad you enjoyed our breakfast buffet, and that our staff helped make your meal even more enjoyable. It's wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed your breakfast, and we hope to host...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016

Fresh food, well made and plentiful. Would definitely eat her again. The omelette station was a wonderful touch. I loved the fresh cut fruit and waffle station.More

Thank 761joannem
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Dear Joanne, Thank you for the review of your recent dining experience. We are so glad you enjoyed the fresh fruit and waffles. It's a great way to start the day! We thank you for sharing your experience with us, and hope to host you...More

Reviewed 5 December 2016

My husband and I picked to eat here for our first wedding anniversary dinner, and we regretted our decision. We spent over $100 on our meal (and I only drank water because I’m pregnant) and did not get quality food worth the high price we...More

Thank Paige L
Marriott_Newport, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of your recent MainSail experience. We appreciate you dining with us for your anniversary, but are very sorry to hear you were disappointed with the food quality and service. We take great pride in our culinary team and MainSail servers,...More

Reviewed 2 December 2016

We ate here as Marriott hotel guests. Breakfast buffet. Very expansive with options for individually cooked omelets, waffles, and eggs. Great choices of fresh fruits, bagels, muffins and cereals. Bacon and eggs on the buffet were excellent. Service was prompt and coffee and milk were...More

Thank John I
Marriott_Newport, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of your recent MainSail experience! We are so glad you enjoyed the breakfast buffet. In addition to the All American and Good Start buffet options, there are also lighter breakfasts to choose from. We are so glad you were pleased...More

Reviewed 23 November 2016

NIce restaurant. Not a lot to choose from but the hamburger was good, salad was excellent. A little pricey for what you get but nice setting harbor side in the Newport Marriott.More

Thank KBBostonBoston
Marriott_Newport, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of your recent MainSail experience. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal. It sounds like you were dining off our lunch menu, which includes soups, salads, a variety of flatbreads and sandwiches. Our dinner menu is more extensive with...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016

I went to Newport with my twin sister and mom to have a local kinda low key birthday. Initially we went over to the Brick Alley Pub for dinner but they had a 30 minute wait and we were doing a ghost tour at 8....More

Thank Travel_girl_0022
Marriott_Newport, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of your recent experience and sharing such wonderful feedback about your interactions with Pat! We are so glad she helped make your dinner both pleasant and smooth to keep your evening on track. It's great to hear that you enjoyed...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Long Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-849-7788
  • E-mail
Description
Visit Mainsail for a contemporary American menu of local New England dishes made from the freshest ingredients. When you're looking to connect or unplug, head to Plank Bar for a relaxed social experience, tantalizing appetizers and well-crafted drinks. The Skiff Bar offers the best view in Newport along with specialty cocktails, craft and local brews and delicious appetizers