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Irish Chef Exchange Week Celebrates Sister City Bond

Chefs from Kinsale, Ireland, will descend on Newport for a week of culinary and cultural exchange. This March, the City by the Sea will embrace...

New Year’s Eve 2018: Here’s where to ring in 2019 in...

New Year’s Eve is almost here and the What’sUpNewp crew is keeping you in the know of the very best events and parties happening...

Dine & Drink: Restaurant news and notes; What to eat and...

Here’s the latest from the Newport County restaurant scene, enjoy! Have something that you’d like to see added here...

United States Senate has Designated Today as National Lobster Day

On August 5th, 2015, the United States Senate designated September 25th as National Lobster Day. The National Lobster Day resolution was Sponsored by Senator Angus...

2019 Newport Winter Festival Winners: Mac & Cheese Smackdown, Hot Drink...

The 31st Annual Newport Winter Festival came to a close on Sunday, February 24th. Here are some of the winners from food...

5 Craft Beers Worth Trying This Weekend in Newport

Sarah Fimple is the Beverage Manager at The Wharf Pub on Bowen’s Wharf in Newport, RI. Fimp’s Fave Five is back, Fimp’s Fave Five is...

Newport Gallery Night Walking Tours Return for the 2017 Season

Newport Gallery Organization’s popular Newport Gallery Night Walking Tours return for their 17th season. The tours, which run from May through October, showcase some...

Brick Alley Pub Recognized by National Restaurant Association with “Restaurant Neighbor...

Photo by Peter Silvia of Brick Alley Pub Brick Alley Pub has announced that they have received the National Restaurant Association’s “Restaurant Neighbor Award” for community service in Rhode...

What’s On Tap at The Wharf Pub: May 19 – May...

What’s On Tap at The Wharf Pub is a sponsored weekly column written by Sarah Fimple, Beverage Manager of The Wharf Pub. It’s meant to keep you...

Craft Beer Corner: Our Top Five Favorite Beer Pouring at The...

Our top five is back! With so many to choose from how do you choose just one? At the Wharf Pub we try to...

Craft Beer Corner: American Craft Beer Week 2017

It's back! And so are we. We took a little hiatus gearing up for our full liquor license (which is now fully up and...

Smoke House will Host ‘Americana’ Newport Storm Beer Dinner on August...

Smoke House has announced the second of its annual Newport Storm Beer Dinners, the culinary event will take place on Wednesday, August 9th. The “Americana”...

What To Drink in Newport This Weekend

  Sarah Fimple is the Beverage Manager at The Wharf Pub on Bowen’s Wharf in Newport, RI. Fimp’s Fave Five is back, Fimp’s Fave Five is...

Taproot Brewing Co. will open at Newport Vineyards on June 20th

What'sUpNewp has confirmed that Taproot Brewing Co. will open on Wednesday, June 20th in Middletown. As What'sUpNewp first reported last week, the Nunes family are...

What’s Up at Newport Vineyards? Here’s a mid-summer round up of...

With all that's happening in and around Newport this summer, we're looping back and trying to catch up with some local venues...

Bowen’s Wharf Set to Host 25th Annual Seafood Festival in October

Bowen's Wharf will host the 25th annual Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival on October 17th and 18th. Dates: Saturday, October 17th & Sunday October 18th, 2015 Time:...

Newport County Restaurants offering Easter take-out

Hard to believe it, but Easter is almost here (April 12th for those who have also lost track of what day it...

Tallulah On Thames Sets The Record Straight Regarding Current and Future...

Kelly Ann Rojas, a partner at Tallulah On Thames, issued a press release on December 29th that explains what's happening and ahead for Tallulah...

The Final Countdown: Newport Burger Bender is almost here

Discover Newport, the official destination management organization for Newport and Bristol Counties, announced today a record-breaking 39 burgers have tossed their buns...

VIDEO: Chef Michael Johnson from North End Steakhouse stops by The...

Chef Michael Johnson from North End Steakhouse stopped by The Rhode Show on Wednesday, May 29th, thanks to Discover Newport. Follow...

National TV Network Will Film at The Hungry Monkey in Newport...

A major television Network will be filming on Broadway in Newport on Saturday, December 10th. The Hungry Monkey has announced that a "major network" will...

Aquidneck Growers’ Market moving Winter Market to Rotunda at Easton’s Beach

Attention, locavores and lovers of fresh local foods, Aquidneck Growers' Market confirmed with What's Up Newp today that they will be moving...

Brace Yourselves, Here Comes The Pumpkin and Fall Beers

Every year without fail, the rush for Oktoberfest and Pumpkin beers come fast in August. Here at The Wharf Pub we like to have...

Brick Alley Pub

At Brick Alley Pub we have it all: "pub style" comfort food to modern multicultural cuisine all served with genuine down-home hospitality. Like America...

Last Call For Flo’s: Middletown Location Will Close For Season on...

Photo: Lisa at Flo's via Flo's Flo's Clam Shack in Middletown will close for the season on Sunday, November 29th. The location at 4 Wave...