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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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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (47 reviews)
“lobster roll” (61 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
590 Ocean Ave, Newport, RI 02840-6518
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a group of 20+ and the service was impressive. Food was excellent especially the lobster! Save room for desert! Chocolate torte amazing!

Thank okobojigrandma
Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate in the sunset room and had spectacular views, ambiance and food. Kaitlyn was our server and was extraordinary as a chef herself. She described entrees with exquisite detail and returned to our table frequently to be sure we were pleased with everything. We...More

Thank OhioCarol1
Reviewed 2 days ago

Castle Hill is my favorite place for food, drinks and sharing time with friends and family. The atmosphere is warm and relaxing. The food and service is always excellent.

Thank Trudy D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Understatement seems to be the norm in Newport. If County Cottages is the euphemism for mansions, an inn appears to mean grand hotel! We stopped off here for some drinks at lunchtime, and found the experience excellent. The staff couldn't have been more helpful, and...More

Thank crawfie
Reviewed 4 days ago

The setting is exquisite. The food was good not great and service was very slow but the view makes up for it. We dined inside because it was a windy day (probably not uncommon!). We had oysters to start which were excellent with just enough...More

Thank luv2travelgrrl
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited the Inn for lunch on The Lawn... stunning views and amazing food. I heard the dinner there is great, but I wanted to see the water in daylight so having lunch outside with gorgeous views was Perfect. It was a bit windy and...More

Thank Traveler00101
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I took a wonderful girl's weekend trip to Newport and wanted to splurge on a fine dining experience. The Dining Room at Castle Inn didn't disappoint. It was a bit expensive but worth it! To start with the view was fabulous as...More

Thank WorldtravelersPS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Resort numerous times while our daughter attended Salve Regina. The management team and staff know us well enough to be considered extended family.

Thank louisg319
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with a party of 6 for dinner knowing in advance (because they called to let us know) that there was a fixed menu of $78/person for a 3 plates menu (appetizer, main course and dessert). The food quality was good but portions were...More

Thank MariaEscodaSans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the places we were told to be sure to see. It is a huge inn with a reputation for good food and the great view. We were there on a slightly cloudy day, so we didn't get a good view of...More

Thank Lynda B
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Robert P
Hello, Is the Castle Hill Inn handicapped accessible? Parking lot to restaurant? Restrooms? Inside for lunch, are there chairs of regular height? Thank you
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.
Nan S
We love the menu...however no,prices are listed. Can you give us a price range on dinner entrees?
1 September 2016|
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Response from Dana I | Reviewed this property |
Three course dinner with wine pairings ran us around $300.
What is the cost of the chef's tasting menu?
30 August 2016|
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Response from Anthony B | Property representative |
Thanks for asking! The six course tasting menu is $105 per person, not including beverage, tax, or gratuity. As the guest above noted, we do ask that for the tasting menu, everyone at the table participates. We do also... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, 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
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:45 - 21:00
17:45 - 21:00
17:45 - 21:00
17:45 - 21:00
17:45 - 21:00
17:45 - 22:00
17:45 - 22:00
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
  • 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.