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MainSail

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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
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It presented good food and service. It's location is pretty and is right on the harbor of Newport, R.I.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank undergrounds
Reviewed 4 December 2018

I went to MainSail for breakfast since I was staying at the hotel. The sail theme decor matches the hotel and most tables have the view of the harbour. The menu was ok, a bit limited for somebody like me who has gluten issues, although...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GoldnAdvice
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Met friends here for a drink. Kind of a boring bar. Bartender was not very attentive. Won;t be returning.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank SunshineOnCapeCod
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Dear SunshineOnCapeCod, Thank you for sharing your recent experience. We are very sorry that the service you received during your visit was underwhelming. Every member of our team is trained to put guests first and create amazing experiences, and we apologize this was not the...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018

Friendly service, good food, reasonable prices! Dinner menu looked great though we never had a chance to try it. Nice view of the wharf as well.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SART91
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Dear SART91, Thank you for sharing your recent experience. It's wonderful to read how much you enjoyed breakfast in MainSail. We are rolling out new menus very soon and hope you will be back to join us for dinner. We appreciate your feedback and look...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

We dined here after having lunch and other dinners outside. It was a pleasant surprise to enjoy great food, excellent service, and a quiet restaurant. And, we went on a Thursday evening when they offer 2 for 1 entrees. Definitely worth it. Swordfish and scallops...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank EIKOOC
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Dear EIKOOC, Thank you for sharing your recent experience. It's wonderful that you decided to try our restaurant during your visit to Newport. We are so glad you were pleased with the service and atmosphere, and especially with the food quality. We appreciate your feedback...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Really enjoyed the breakfast buffet here--omelets made to order, a variety of fresh fruits, crispy bacon. Only drawback was there seemed to be 1 server for the entire restaurant, and after waiting about 20 minutes for a table, once we were seated and handed menus,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lovestoplantrips
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Dear lovestoplantrips, Thank you for sharing your recent experience. It's great to read how much you enjoyed the breakfast buffet. We apologize that the service caused an inconvenience during your meal. Our team strives to be accommodating to every guest, and we are very sorry...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018

My husband, son and I were staying at the Newport Marriott. This is their main restaurant. It overlooks the harbor so the views are wonderful. They were having a special buy one, get one free dinner meal. First, rolls and butter were brought out. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mgossinsurance
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Dear Linda, Thank you for sharing your recent experience. We are glad you and your husband enjoyed your meals during your recent visit, but apologize that your son was disappointed with his macaroni and cheese. Our culinary team strives to provide fresh, unique meals for...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

The decor is actually better than the food. The booths are actually like ship hulls, which are charming. However, the menu is limited and pretty dull..Marriott does also cater schools and prisons.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank roxieontheroad
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Dear roxieontheroad, We apologize that your visit this summer left you less than impressed. We are rolling out new menus with fresh, local ingredients and interesting specials for the upcoming Newport Restaurant Week and holiday season. We hope you will consider giving us another try...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Last time to sit outside and enjoy the nice weather. Excellent Lunch.Seafood is the Best.Wonderful service from the staff. One of our favorite places to relax and eat.More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Suez5
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for sharing your recent experience. We are so glad you were one of the lucky diners who got to enjoy the beautiful weather we've had late into the fall. We are especially thrilled that you enjoyed your lunch and received wonderful service, and...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

I was told people had mixed experiences at the Mainsail in the Newport Marriott but I thought I'd give it a try. At least I could sit and watch the seaport while I ate. Being a Marriott Hotel I expected overpriced but fairly good food....More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank TexasRoadrash
Alexa F, Public Relations Manager at MainSail, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Dear TexasRoadRash, Thank you for taking the time to share your MainSail dining experience. We are deeply disappointed to read your review. Our kitchen uses the freshest ingredients to create our New England cuisine, and we are very sorry that your meal was underwhelming. We...More

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