The 63rd Annual Newport Saint Patrick’s Day Parade will be held, rain, snow, or shine, on Saturday, March 16th, 201o, here’s what’s happening at bars and restaurants before, during and after the Parade.B

This list is very much a “live blog” and is being updated daily as we receive more, updated or changes to the information that we receive from bars or restaurants. This is not an all inclusive list of all that’s open on Parade Day, this is what What’sUpNewp has been able to confirm at this time.

We hope that you’ll visit this story often for the latest updates on what’s happening, new and to do in Newport on Parade Day!  Know of something that we missed? Email the information to

Last Updated at 9 am on March 10th, 2019

{Bars and restaurants in alphabetical order. Use the arrows or drop down menu to find a particular bar}

Bar & Board

Hours: Open at 11 am

Cover: None

Entertainment: None

Additional Details: Normal menu and business


Hours: Open at 8 am

Cover: None

Entertainment: None

Additional Details: Normal menu. Crow’s nest, third floor bar, will be open.

Brick Alley Pub

Hours: Open at 8 am. Plumby’s, upstairs burger bar, opens at 9 am.

Cover: No cover.

Entertainment: None.

Additional Details: Brick Alley Pub will once again be offering their special St. Patrick’s Parade Day Breakfast Buffet, beginning at 8 am. The buffet features more than 12 options and is $14.95 per person. Brick Alley Pub is open to all ages. Plumby’s is 21+.


Hours: 8 am to 1 am

Cover: No Cover.

Entertainment: Live music with Brian Twohey from 11 am to 1 am

Additional Details: Serving a full Irish Breakfast and other food available. 2nd floor will be open.

Caleb & Broad

Hours: 9 am to 1 am

Cover: No Cover.

Additional Details: $7 breakfast burrito and beer from 9 am to 11 pm. Somewhat limited brunch menu from 11 am to 4 pm, regular dinner menu after 4 pm.

Clarke Cooke House

Hours: 11:30 am – 1 am

Cover: None

Entertainment: TBD

Additional Details:


Hours: Open at 9 am

Cover: $5 cover after 12 pm

Entertainment: None

Additional Details: Diego’s will be open at 9 am and will be serving brunch until 12 pm. After 12 pm, there will be a $5 cover.

Dockside, @ The Deck, & Riptides

Hours: Open from 10 am to approximately 8 pm

Cover: Yes

Entertainment: Live music with Those Guys, Never In Vegas, and DJ Face.

Additional Details:

Fastnet Pub

Hours: 8 am to 1am.

Cover: $20

Entertainment: The Metabolix Band all day and night

Additional Details:

Fifth Element

Hours: 9 am to 1 am

Cover: No cover.

Entertainment: No entertainment.

Additional Details: Limited food menu from 9 am to 5 pm, regular dinner menu starting at 5 pm.

Firehouse Theater

Hours: Show at 8 pm

Cover: $18

Entertainment: Live improv with The Bit Players

Additional Details: BYOB. All ages.

Gas Lamp Grille

Hours: 8am – 1am

Cover: Varies ($5 – $15)

Entertainment: 1st Floor: Rug Burn 1 pm – 7 pm / Inside Out 8pm – 1am | 2nd Floor: DJ Remedy 1 pm – 1 am

Additional Details: Breakfast Buffet 8 am – 11 am. Make Your Own Bloody Mary Station Available. Sunday, March 17th – POST PARADE DAY RECOVERY BRUNCH: Brunch items w/ $5 Mimosa’s available.

Gulf Stream Bar & Grille

Hours: Open from 11 am to 9 pm

Cover: No cover.

Entertainment: None.

Additional Details: They will be offering traditional corned beef and cabbage dinner all weekend (and always Guinness on tap). They are a great spot to get your St Patrick’s Day on without the crowds.

Hotel Viking

Hours: One Bellevue open at 9 am, music and bar on the patio open from 12 pm to 4 pm

Cover: No Cover

Entertainment: Yes

Additional Details: On Parade day 3/16, we will be having a build your own bloody mary in One Bellevue Lounge as well as complimentary corn beef sliders starting at 9 am. From 12-4 we will be having music and a bar out on One Bellevue Patio with our new fireplaces. Below is a copy of specials we will be serving on 3/16;

St. Patty’s Day Menu

Corn Beef Hash Benedict

Grilled Rye bread, corned beef hash, poached eggs, Irish hollandaise

The Viking Rueben Melt

Hearty rye bread, corned beef, baby swiss, sauerkraut, thousand island

Corned Beef Sliders

Corned beef, brioche bun, thousand Island, swiss, sauerkraut

Irish Dinner

House braised corn beef, potatoes, carrots, and cabbage with grilled sour dough bread   

Irish American Athletic Club

Hours: 9 am to 1 am

Cover: No Cover.

Additional Details: Kitchen is open.

Laforge Casino Restaurant

Hours: TBD

Cover: TBD

Entertainment: TBD

Additional Details: TBD


Hours: 12 pm – 7 pm

Cover: TBA

Entertainment: DJ Roux upstairs in the club

Additional Details:

Lobster Bar

Hours: 11 am to 8 pm

Cover: TBA

Entertainment: Live music with Dave Alves from 1 pm to 4 pm.

Addition Details:

Lucia Italian Restaurant

Hours: 12 pm – 10:30 pm

Cover: none

Entertainment: none

Addition Details: Serving normal menu, lunch and dinner.


Hours: Open at 8 am

Cover: None

Entertainment: None

Additional Details: Malt will be open at 8 am serving a full Irish breakfast,they will also have corned beef specials all day with no cover charge

Midtown Oyster Bar 

Hours: 10 am to 7 pm

Cover: $10 cover before 12 pm, 20 after.

Entertainment: Sean Rivers from 11 am – 2 pm, Blockhead from 3 pm – 6 pm, Honky Tonk Knights (2nd Floor) from 2-6 pm

Additional Details: Limited Menu – reservations not accepted


Hours: 11:30 am – 10 pm

Cover: None

Entertainment: None

Additional Details: Serving normal menu, business as usual.

Newport Blues Cafe

Hours: 10 am to 1 am

Cover: $20

Entertainment: Live music from 11 am to 1 pm with Felix Brown, Dirty Deeds, Fast Times & Darik & The Funbags

Additional Details: Mouth-watering Pub Food All Day. More information and tickets.

Newport Sportsmans Club

Hours: 11 am to 1 am

Cover: No cover

Entertainment: Down City Band from 4 pm to 8 pm

Additional Details: Serving Corned Beef dinners and Ruebens starting at 1pm until gone! 

O’Brien’s Pub

Hours: 9 am to 1 am

Cover: TBD (but previous years cover has begun at $20)

Entertainment: DJ C-Gray beginning at 11 am

Additional Details: The first 500 guests get a *FREE* t-shirt! This event is rain or shine! The entire outdoor patio will be tented with heaters, but dress warmly! We’ll be serving Bud Light bottles ALL DAY LONG with extra trucks on site! (Full bar will be available, too). Food available for purchase

One Pelham East 

Hours: Daytime Hours:  11:30 am – 6:30 pm. Nighttime Hours:  8:00 pm – 1:00 am

Cover: $20 – $25

Entertainment: TBD

Additional Details:

Parlor Bar & Kitchen 

Hours: 12 pm to 1 am

Cover:  TBA

Entertainment: TBA

Additional Details: TBA

Pour Judgement

Hours: TBD

Cover: None

Entertainment: TBD

Additional Details:

Salt Water at Newport Harbor Hotel

Hours: 7 am to 12 am

Cover: None

Entertainment: Live music with AnamCara from 12 pm to 5 pm

Additional Details: 7a-12p Breakfast: addition to our breakfast buffet and a la carte menu we are running classic Irish Breakfast plate ( please see the attachment). 11a-5p Lunch. 5p-10p Dinner.

Salvation Cafe

Hours: Open at 4:30 pm

Cover: None

Entertainment: None

Additional Details: Offering regular dinner menu.

Sardella’s Italian Restaurant

Hours: Open 5 pm to 10 pm

Cover: None.

Entertainment: None.

Additional Details: Will be offering their regular menu and possibly a corned beef special.

Speakeasy Bar & Grill 

Hours: 9 am to 1 am

Cover: $5 +

Entertainment: Live music all day with Straight Outta Rehab

Additional Details: Food available.

Surf Club

Hours: 10 am to 7 pm

Cover: $10 cover all day.

Entertainment: No entertainment

Additional Details: Limited menu. Outside Bar will be depending on weather. Surf Shack will be open weather permitting. Limited Menu – reservations not accepted.

Tavern On Broadway

Hours: 9 am to  1am

Cover: No cover all day.

Entertainment: TBA

Additional Details: Open at 8 am for a traditional Irish breakfast. Serving food all day. No cover all day.

TSK – Thames Street Kitchen

Hours: Open at 10 am inside and outside on the patio

Cover: None

Entertainment: None

Additional Details: Limited Food menu TBD. Those interested can make reservation at or just head on down.

Wharf Pub

Hours: Open at 10 am

Cover: $5 cover after 12 pm

Entertainment: Brian Scott Band & TBA

Additional Details: $5 cover after 12 pm with live music all day and night. Kitchen specials including traditional Irish dinner and more, green cocktails and local craft beers!

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