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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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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (61 reviews)
“lobster roll” (66 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (11 reviews)
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590 Ocean Ave, Newport, RI 02840-6518
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank Alastair A
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank PhilM2006
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Mark G
Anthony B, Manager at The Dining Room at Castle Hill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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

Thank 61elc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing fine dining experience!!!!! Everyone should try the restaurant at least once in their lives! Dinner is always impressive with some special tastings, and exceptional service. But, even as impressive is morning brunch -- nothing like their Lobster Hash and a fine cup of coffee...More

Thank RIfamAprilVacation
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful view, lovely delicious food, amazing staff. We had polenta fries with mushroom sauce and steamed mussels with white beans with a delicious vinho verde broth for appetizers, salmon with pureed sweet potato and burre blanc sauce-so yummy!! Also a lobster roll with creme fraiche...More

1  Thank tuturobyn
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Impeccable service and delicious food. We went to Castle Hill for restaurant week and it was by far the best restaurant we dined at! highly recommend!

Thank anniekf
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Came here for lunch and we were impressed with the service and food. Lobster Rolls, Angus Beef Burger, Cole Slaw, Fries...everything was delicious. They also have an extensive wine list and go above and beyond to keep you happy!

1  Thank Dennismc2015
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed lunch with spectacular view. Food was good as was the service. Expensive but worth it. Dress casual but nice in the dining room.

Thank Richard S
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Meg I
8 July 2017|
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Response from sandra r | Reviewed this property |
First come Furst serve....a great view too!
Meg I
8 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.
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
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
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
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
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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