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Looking to get out of the house today and grab a drink with family or friends? Here’s what bars are open around Newport on Thanksgiving night.

  • 22 Bowens – Open all day
  • Benjamins – Open
  • Buskers – Open at 7pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – Open, serving food until 9pm.
  • IYAC – Open at 6:30pm
  • O’briens – Open at 8pm
  • Pour Judgment – Open at 6pm
  • Tavern On Broadway – Open at 4pm
  • The Pier – Open
  • The Mooring – Open

Here’s where you can find some grub today -> Restaurants That Will Feed You on Thanksgiving in Newport, RI

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