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Ed in Needham Apr 8, 2007 05:23 PM

I will be in Newport next weekend with friends. We like to eat in restaurants with both good food and stylish atmosphere. Need lunch, dinner, brunch. Am staying at the Viking Hotel if that is an option. Would love good seafood.

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    harryharry RE: Ed in Needham Apr 9, 2007 06:09 AM

    Good food and stylish atmosphere huh.... so no McDonalds?
    The Clarke Cook House on a Friday or Saturday night. Salvation Cafe, Spark & 5th Element are alternatives - 5th Element has a busy bar scene as well. Fancy restaurant in town would be the Inn at Castle Hill... great view.

    Breakfast, Norey's on Sundays only
    Lunch - Black Pearl, 22 Bowens, The Mooring

    Have fun!

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      JaneRI RE: Ed in Needham Apr 9, 2007 07:10 AM

      Asterix & Obelix on Thames - always perhaps called simply "Asterix" now?

      The new & improved Mooring for seafood.

      Cafe Zelda on Thames for bistro atmosphere and excellent fries & mac & cheese.

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        fruitlady RE: Ed in Needham Apr 9, 2007 01:44 PM

        The Mooring, 22 Bowens and The West Deck all offer great food, service and View-Entertainment from all with in walking distance. Pronto,& Tuckers are also Terrific!
        Enjoy Newport it is going to be a great weekend!

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          jgroff RE: Ed in Needham Apr 9, 2007 01:44 PM

          two words......Salvation Cafe!!

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            Sean RE: jgroff Apr 9, 2007 07:03 PM

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              RC51Mike RE: Sean Apr 10, 2007 05:55 AM

              Scales and Shells http://www.scalesandshells.com/

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