What is going on in Newport RI

Newport RI Restaurant week November 1st to November 8th 2009

Posted by Darlene McKenzie

Starting this Sunday-November 1st to November 8th over 35 participating restaurants are running an incredible deal of 3-course lunches for $16 and 3-course dinners for $30. These participating restaurants are located in Newport RI and neighboring towns of Newport County which includes :Jamestown, Middletown, Portsmouth and Tiverton Rhode Island.

From a steaming cup of chowder overlooking the harbor to fine dining in romantic restaurants, Newport County restaurants offer an array of creative menus.

These are some of the wonderful events celebrating Newport's restaurant week:

Sunday November 1 - Sunday November 8

Wine & Beer Tasting
Asterisk Restaurant & Bar
599 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840

4pm-6pm. Wine tasting and Beer Tasting. $ 10 per person

Monday November 2

Have Dinner & See a Movie - "The Big Night"
Jane Pickens Theater & Event Center
49 Touro Street
Newport, RI 02840

7pm. In honor of Newport Restaurant Week, grab an early dinner and then enjoy the restaurant classic "The Big Night staring Stanley Tucci. A bittersweet story about 2 brothers from Italy in search of their American Dream owning a restaurant.

Thursday November 5

"Fall Forward" Wine Tasting
Tricia's Tropi-Grille
14 Narragansett Avenue
Jamestown, RI 02835

6:30pm-9pm. Wine tasting with creative appetizers from Chef Jack Corey. Five wines plus dessert wine/port presented by Paul of Johnson Bros. The event will take place upstairs in our exotic OASIS lounge and Sand Bar. Casual, fun and delicious. A great way to meet people. $25 per person.

"Cabot Cheeses & Sam Adams Beer Tasting"
The Pub at One Bellevue
Hotel Viking
1 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840

5pm. Come sample an array of delicious Cabot Cheeses perfectly paired with Sam Adams Beer at The Pub at One Bellevue at the Hotel Viking $10 per person . Call for reservation.

Saturday November

Sam Adam's and Specialty Pizza Sampling

Gas Lamp Grille
206 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840

5pm. Four courses or specialty pizza's paired with four Samuel Adam's beers. $15 per person including tax and tip.

Oyster Wine Pairing

254 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840

5-7pm. A pairing of 4 wines and 4 different oysters. Must be 21 years of age. $20.

Saturday & Sunday November 7 & 8

Wine Cabot Cheese Tasting
Visitors Information Center
23 America's Cup Avenue 

Newport, RI 02840

Come sample some delicious Cabot Cheese from 11-4pm at the Newport Visitors Information Center.

Sunday November 8

Wine Tasting & Food Pairing

Fluke's Wine, Bar & Kitchen
41 Bowen's Wharf
Newport, RI 02840

1pm-3pm. Sample snacks and small plates from Flukes Fall menu paired with wines. $25 per person. 

Calling all foodies, If you like creative cuisine, reserve your room at the Ivy Lodge bed and breakfast and experience our gourmet breakfast. All our entrées are made from scratch, featuring savory dishes such as Huevos Ranchos, Tomato, basil, cream cheese frittata, crepes rolled with ricotta and marscapone cheese, delicately covered with strawberries and strawberry sauce. Our cranberry pancakes are a delight to all who have experienced this seasonal dish and of course, real Vermont maple syrup, no sugar water for our guests. These are only a few of our many tasty offerings for Breakfast.

. . . and we do not mind sharing our recipes!

Topics: dining newport ri, ivy lodge bed and breakfast, new england bed and breakfast, newport ri restaurant week, wine tasting