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The Dining Room at Castle Hill Inn

590 Ocean Ave, Newport, RI 02840-6518
+1 888-466-1355
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (54 reviews)
“lobster roll” (67 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
590 Ocean Ave, Newport, RI 02840-6518
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1 - 10 of 813 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard from a few people (who live in the area) that this place is best for having a drink and enjoying the view. (The food is good but "there are better places.) The view is exceptional and should not be missed. We were...More

Thank LaFontaine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us (2 couples) lunched at Castle Hill. It is a very elegant and beautiful building that overlooks the ocean. The staff is welcoming and eager to please. I had the mussels, they were fabulous! Two people had the blue cheese and chicken salad...More

Thank Beth T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Elegant with excellent service and perfectly prepared food. Ambiance was spectacular with a killer view.

Thank Diane T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant at Castle Hill provides both good food and excellent views for couples, family and friends. Our group enjoyed the clam chowder, orzo and Caesar salads, lobster rolls and cod entree. The service was excellent in our sunny room overlooking the Newport harbor. Outdoor...More

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting of course , food is good but may never have experienced ,as the website does not mention brunch . We agree wholeheartedly with the previous reviewer who found this unacceptable . We too had to make a call inquiring whether they served brunch...More

1  Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This was our most memorable meal in Newport - wonderful location, great food and service. Couldn’t fault it.

Thank Alastair A
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Had a mini family vacation to Newport over Thanksgiving with my wife and 2 adult children. Wanted to visit Castle Hill Inn anyway to see where Grace Kelly spent her time while filming Philadelphia Story. So we had our Thanksgiving brunch here. The views of...More

1  Thank PhilM2006
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We ate here this time for Sunday Brunch, as we have eaten here for dinner in the main dining room, as well as in the late afternoon in the Mansion Bar. The location is great, with wonderful ocean views, which we had in our window...More

1  Thank Mark G
Anthony B, Manager at The Dining Room at Castle Hill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Hi Mark G, Thanks for taking the time to share your feedback from brunch. I'm glad you came to join us and hope you'll return - it sounds like we fell short in a few areas. I'm sorry to hear that the quality of a...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017

We went here for drinks with a corporate group. Great place to watch a sunset. Great service - worth the trip.

Thank 61elc
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful lunch on the outdoor patio. It was a surprisingly warm November afternoon and we had a beautiful of the water. The food was excellent. We enjoyed the Chicken Tostado Salad and the Jambalaya. Fine dining at a moderate price. This was...More

Thank 1900Johnny
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Meg I
9 July 2017|
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Response from sandra r | Reviewed this property |
First come Furst serve....a great view too!
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Meg I
9 July 2017|
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Response from Rod S | Reviewed this property |
1st come 1st served. Lawn chairs are somewhat limited, but the lawn is always available.
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Robert P
18 May 2017|
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Response from trunkjunk | Reviewed this property |
Yes to all your questions. Parking is very convenient. Recommend you call the restaurant in advance and give them your concerns. They are extremely customer service oriented.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 590 Ocean Ave, Newport, RI 02840-6518
    (Ocean Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 888-466-1355
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Castle Hill Inn
Description
The Dining Room at Castle Hill Inn has been the backdrop of memorable occasions for over a century, residing inside a historic mansion built in 1875. The Forbes Four Star restaurant presents a prix fixe menu showcasing the talents of Chef Lou Rossi and his culinary team. We are blessed with a location that is second to none in New England - not only for the view, but for the bounty provided by our surrounding lands being brought to your table. * Sunday through Thursday 5:45pm – 8pm * Friday & Saturday 5:45pm – 9pm * Mansion Bar 11:30am – 10:00pm daily
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