drinks newport ri

It’s no secret that Newport is home to some amazing mixologists who provide a wonderfully diverse variety of drinks.

The What’sUpNewp Crew with the help of a local bartender (thanks TB) has curated a list of must-have drinks for visitors and locals alike!

Without further ado (because you’re going to have a lot of drinking to get to) here’s 20 beverages you should  enjoy in Newport, RI asap!

Pair this list with 50 Things To Eat In Newport, RI Before You Die for the ultimate experience!

*In Random Order

1 – Espresso Martini at Willy’s Burger Bar & Rotisserie

Best in town #expressomartini

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  2 – Malt Whitman/DeWolf of Thames Street at The Revolving Door Restaurant  

3 – Seasonal Martini at Brick Alley Pub

Introducing 2 new cocktails: the Dirty Pickle & Ruby Red Rosemary! Both feature house-infused vodka (thanks @romafarms ??)

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  4 – Midtown Oyster Stout at Midtown Oyster Bar

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5 – Standard Margarita at Diego’s Newport

You know that saying, a margarita a day… @liketoknow.it www.liketk.it/1LTIS #liketkit

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  6 – Dark n’ Stormy at Lobster Bar or Landing  

When bæ leaves work early to hang with me… #LongWeekend A photo posted by @jenniej0nes on

7 – Oh No Mimosa at Benjamin’s Restaurant & Raw Bar

Good morning Newport #hisandhers #breakfastshrimp #newport #rhodeisland

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  8 – Spicy Margarita at Perro Salado  

The best spicy margs in town ?? A photo posted by Brooke Blake (@ebberzzzz) on

9 – Broadway All Star at Caleb & Broad

This is happening. #pickleBack #schaefer

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  10 – Guinness at The Fastnet Pub  

My Goodness #beautiful #higherliving #slainte #adjacent A photo posted by coralbrown (@coralbrown) on


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Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What'sUpNewp. Although not the founder or original owner, Belmore has been with What'sUpNewp since its early beginnings in 2012.

Belmore was born in Providence, Rhode Island; grew up and graduated high school in Coventry, Rhode Island; and lived in Newport, Rhode Island for more than ten years. He currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals.

He and his wife, Jen, as well as their two dogs (Aero and June), recently moved to Alexandria, Virginia. Belmore travels back and forth to Newport every couple of weeks to cover events, work on story ideas, to meet with What'sUpNewp's on-the-ground contributors, to visit friends, and to eat as much seafood as possible.

Belmore is a member of Local Independent Online News Publishers, Society of Professional Journalists, and the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.

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