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Best American Restaurants in South Kingstown


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A photo of The Coast Guard House restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Narragansett
Booked 223 times today
The Coast Guard House stands out as a superior seafood restaurant, offering a beautiful ocean view and an unforgettable culinary experience. Reviewers consistently praise the fresh and well-prepared seafood dishes, with special mentions of the Seafood Wellington, NY Strip, lobster mac and cheese, and the generous seafood pasta. Guests also rave about the fresh oysters and the seafood chowder, describing them as "off the hook". The restaurant also offers gluten-free options, ensuring all guests can enjoy their meal. Diners also commend not only the great ambiance and breathtaking scenery, but also the attentive, friendly, and efficient service. With its seafood praised as "so fresh that it melts in your mouth", the Coast Guard House is a must-visit for seafood lovers from far and wide.
A photo of The Lawn Terrace at Castle Hill restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Newport
Booked 180 times today
The Lawn Terrace has cemented its status as a must-visit American cuisine hotspot in Newport. Renowned for its spectacular service and food, the restaurant offers a range of succulent dishes, with reviews particularly applauding the lobster rolls and Mexican street corn dip. The exceptional food is complemented by beautiful views, further enhancing the dining experience. The Lawn Terrace has also been praised for its excellent safety during the pandemic and its superb service, with specific commendations for server Brian. Its innovative adaptation of American standard fare, such as the Pat LaFreida burgers and Blackbird Farm hotdogs, is also highly appreciated by locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Jo's American Bistro restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Newport
Booked 33 times today
Jo's American Bistro, a gem located not far from the International Tennis Hall of Fame, consistently provides a memorable dining experience with its contemporary American cuisine. Exceeding patrons' expectations, the bistro receives repeated high praises for its unique and delectable dishes, excellent service, and accommodating staff. Notably, the bistro creates a comfortable dining environment for people with special dietary requirements, with gluten-free options and strict cross-contamination precautions. Positive reviews repeatedly commend the restaurant's delicious food, outstanding service from its friendly and knowledgeable staff, and its welcoming ambiance. As stated by one reviewer, Jo's American Bistro is without question 'THE best restaurant in Newport'.
A photo of Plum Pt. Bistro restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • North Kingstown
Booked 65 times today
Plum Pt. Bistro is exceptional for serving up quality American cuisine in an appealing environment. Customers consistently laud the restaurant for its excellent food, with particular praise for dishes such as the flounder, panzanella salad, curry mussels, and chicken parm. Furthermore, standouts like the fresh tomatoes and burrata appetizer and the delectable strawberry shortcake have also won over many patrons. Service is frequently noted as knowledgeable, attentive, and always exceeding expectations, contributing to a pleasant dining experience. Despite occasional comments about noise levels, the overall consensus is that Plum Pt. Bistro presents a wonderful experience of American gastronomy.
A photo of Bar 'Cino - Newport restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Newport
Booked 62 times today
Bar 'Cino in Newport is highly praised for its exceptional Italian cuisine, offering an authentic and enjoyable dining experience. Visitors frequently express their admiration for the restaurant, with commendations on both the quality of the food and the atmosphere. Among the popular items are their grilled pizza, rigatoni Bolognese, pesto pasta, and the unique dessert of ricotta pistachio cake. One review shared, "This is a great opportunity to get light Italian food that is authentic and reasonably priced," as well as the noteworthy sentiment: "Absolutely excellent all around. Easily one of the best Italian restaurants in RI!" Bar 'Cino's blend of a modern atmosphere, excellent service, and authentic Italian recipes make it a must-visit for lovers of Italian cuisine.
A photo of MainSail restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Newport
Booked 19 times today
MainSail is a beloved restaurant renowned for its authentic American cuisine. The rave reviews highlight its remarkable service, underscored by a team of servers such as Joyce, Anna, Holly, Susan, and Marie, who consistently provide exceptional dining experiences. A recurrent phrase from the reviews, 'good food', emphasises the satisfying and delicious meals MainSail offers. The restaurant is also commended for its beautiful harbor view, adding to the overall dining experience. One highlight is the breakfast with a variety of sweet and savory options, a gourmet level of food that is both superb and memorable. Despite occasional comments on some dishes, the overall consensus suggests that MainSail is a great choice for quality American cuisine.
A photo of White Horse Tavern restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Newport
Booked 42 times today
The White Horse Tavern, located in Newport, is celebrated for its exquisite American cuisine. Customers commend its expertly prepared traditional American and European dishes with a unique and innovative twist. The culinary creations like the beef Wellington and the swordfish catch of the day have been particularly acclaimed. Patrons appreciate the excellent old-fashioned service, the historic ambiance, and the blend of the restaurant's rich history with its modern, innovative dishes. The dining experience at White Horse Tavern is considered one of the great American dinner experiences, earning this venue a high recommendation for anyone visiting Newport.
A photo of BEECH restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Jamestown
Booked 58 times today
BEECH is a highly acclaimed restaurant celebrated for its exceptional American cuisine. Nestled in Jamestown, it's a gem of culinary delight, featuring a tastefully arranged setting that provides both indoor and outdoor dining experiences. Diners have praised its remarkable dishes such as the Bistro steak special, blackened swordfish, and homemade pasta. The BEECH experience is further enhanced by the energetic and personable staff who provide excellent service. Adding to the restaurant's charm is the brilliant ambience and occasional live music. Diners have repeatedly highlighted their satisfaction with the reasonable prices and portions size, with many pledging repeated visits. BEECH, it seems, never fails to deliver a fantastic dining experience.
A photo of JB's on the Water restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Jamestown
Booked 54 times today
JB's on the Water is an excellent representation of American cuisine, set against the scenic backdrop of the Newport Bridge and Jamestown harbor. The restaurant has won the hearts of many with its attentive, professional service and a variety of delectable dishes. Customers rave about the incredible mussels, amazing drinks, delicious Peachy chicken, and the best warm lobster roll they've ever eaten. The Fish Reuben, in particular, has been praised for its outstanding taste that brings customers back. As quoted from the reviews, JB's on the Water delivers a "beautiful venue, great food, and courteous service." This restaurant is highly recommended for those craving an authentic American gastronomic experience complemented by a beautiful view.
A photo of The Grill at Forty 1 North restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Newport
Booked 29 times today
The Grill at Forty 1 North is praised for its exceptional Contemporary American cuisine. Reviewers have highlighted the high quality of the food, with dishes such as seafood pasta, oysters, and steak receiving particular commendation. The exclusive and fun atmosphere, coupled with fantastic harbor views, provides an elevated dining experience that enhances the delectable meals. The freshness of the seafood offerings, which include lobster and shrimp, reinforce the restaurant's commitment to delivering a genuinely American dining experience. Several customers have vowed to return, impressed by the professionalism of the staff and the tasteful, contemporary décor. Besides, reviewers have described the ambiance as 'lit' and 'incredible,' testifying to the restaurant's successful fusion of modern elegance with traditional American culinary values.
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