Black Pearl

1 Bannisters Wharf
Newport, RI 02840
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Traditional American

Customer Reviews (16 reviews)

by LBreezy at Citysearch

on Citysearch Aug 08, 2010
Get the chowder!! Get the bowl not just the cup! Best ever! (more)


on Citysearch Jul 06, 2008
This was my first meal in Newport- and even though its right on the water and is supposed to have delicious seafood, I for some reason ordered a burger- and it was DELICIOUS! The service was also great.... (more)


on Citysearch May 19, 2008
The Black Pearl is a remnant from days gone by when one didn't have a choice of great seafood resturants and were stuck with arrogant and unfriendly staff members and old antiquated ambiance. It took what seemed... (more)


on Citysearch Dec 22, 2007
love the chowder! A newport tradition! Terrific food - go in the off season for the best experience! (more)


on Citysearch Dec 07, 2006
This place has the best seafood and clam chowder anywhere in New England. Make wait list reservations because the wait time is at least one hour. But the wait is worth every minute because you will never have seafood... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 02, 2006
Any visit to Newport must include a visit to The Black Pearl. Diners can choose from the tavern, the main dining room or the fun outside cafe. Any meal is not complete without an order of chowder. Rich with clams and... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 07, 2006
The Pearl raves about it's chef and his win in a major culinary competition by the front door menu board, well whover judged that competition never ate there! The food was boring, plain and made with zero pride. Whover... (more)

by Janet A. at Judy's Book

on Citysearch Jun 16, 2006
I went here once with a friend and its a nice place. They have a more casual dining area that we ate in during lunch and a more formal one for dinner.The food was excellent and I must recommend it...... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 19, 2006
"The Pearl" is a great place to eat! The food is great,the patio is a nice place have a few drinks and enjoy the wonderful outdoors in the summer a. The tavern and patio are casual attire and DO NOT take reservations,... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 08, 2005
I have loved the Black Pearl for years....and must say that the service is always top notch. (more)
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