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Newport Vineyards brings home Gold from the 13th Atlantic Seaboard Wine...

Newport Vineyards has announced that they recently won Gold and Silver from the 13th Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition. Newport Vineyards 2016 Dry Rosé brought home...

VIDEO: City Council Workshop on Food Truck Ordinances

In regards to creating policies governing the operation of food trucks and carts within the City, City Council hosted a workshop on...

Explore and Enjoy Newport: Join What’sUpNewp at 1/2 Shell For $1...

Newport's local seafood hotspot, Scales and Shells, has expanded by opening 1/2 Shell, a traditional raw bar designed for the oyster obsessed. The location is colorful yet...

Prepare to Celebrate These “Holidays” in Newport This November

Photo: Nachos at Brick Alley Pub We hear about them all the time, seems like there's about a dozen "holidays" for just about every day...

Great American Beer Bars: CraftBeer.com readers choose Norey’s as best beer...

Norey’s has been recognized as the best beer bar in Rhode Island in the annual Great American Beer Bars competition conducted by CraftBeer.com —the Brewers Association website...

10 Best Things to do in Newport This Week (Nov. 16...

Photo of Revolving Door, the home of Battle Chefs Just when you would think events, activities and things to do would be slowing down in...

Scales & Shells will offer brunch beginning May 4th

One of the most common things Scales & Shells says that they have heard over the last 30 years is, “We wish...

CraftBeer.com Readers: The Wharf Pub is ‘Best Beer Bar’ in Rhode...

The Wharf Pub has been recognized as the best beer bar in Rhode Island in the annual Great American Beer Bars 2017 competition conducted by...

8 Businesses You Can Buy Right Now in Newport | June...

Looking to change things up career wise or invest your hard earned money into something in Newport, RI? Well you’re in luck, here’s a...

The Chanler at Cliff Walk unveils two new culinary concepts, Cara...

The Chanler at Cliff Walk unveiled two new culinary concepts last week, a move that replaces The Spiced Pear restaurant and adds to the ...

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...

Aquidneck Meat Market Reopens as Aquidneck Meat and Provisions

John Callaghan and Sheryl Callaghan, Proprietors of Bellevue Wine and Spirits in Newport and Milk and Honey Kitchen in Tiverton, have purchased Aquidneck Meat Market...

Empire Tea & Coffee to open fifth location, headed for Downtown...

There's one locally owned coffee shop that has been building an "Empire" in and around Newport, and it looks like they're growing in Newport...

Tyler’s Two Cents: Help! It’s Yelp…

Tyler’s Two Cents: Thoughts from Behind the Bar is a weekly lifestyle column, written by Tyler Bernadyn, that will appear every Tuesday on What’sUpNewp...

Woman Pretends To Be Professional Restaurant Critic, Scams Gary’s Handy Lunch

Just a few short weeks after Tyler's article on Yelp where he discussed all that's good and bad from restaurant review websites, a woman has...

Newport Restaurant Week returns March 2nd – 11th

Spring is less than six weeks away and the season of new beginnings promises more than just showers and flowers throughout our destination. From March...

New Red Chowder Category, 11 New Competitors to Heat Up Upcoming...

A number of firsts will be heating up the upcoming 36th Annual Great Chowder Cook-Off, taking place on Saturday, June 10th from noon...

Nicks on Broadway Wins Thomas Tew Rum Cocktail Contest on Monday...

Local bartenders competed in the 2nd Annual Thomas Tew Rum Cocktail Contest on Monday night during the Newport Winter Festival at The Revolving Door Restaurant. Some...

Diego’s Adds a Second Floor with New Bar and Water Views

If you were out enjoying the gorgeous spring weather yesterday and took a stroll down Bowen's Wharf, you may have noticed some commotion over at...

New Deli Coming Soon To Thames Street in Newport

In this season of change, a local company headquartered in Newport is planning on opening a new deli on Thames Street in Newport. Landings Real...

Newport Vineyards Chef named ‘Local Hero’ by Edible Rhody

Newport Vineyards announced today that Executive Chef Andy Teixeira has been honored with Edible Rhody’s 2020 Local Hero Award.

Frosty Freez Will Host 60th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday

Frosty Freez, one of the area's favorite ice cream shops, will celebrate  their 60th Anniversary on Saturday, August 6th. The 60th Anniversary celebration will kick...

After 10pm: Best Restaurants For Late-Night Dining In Newport, RI

This story was originally published on August 13, 2015, it has been updated. Whether it's after a long day of bar/beach hopping or late-night hunger pains...

Two New Restaurants Coming Soon to Bellevue Avenue

There's two new places to eat are coming soon to Bellevue Avenue in Newport, Picnic and Christo's Pizza of Newport. Both places are expected to...

14 Best Gluten-Free Restaurant Menus in Newport

More people than ever are choosing a gluten-free lifestyle for personal preference or health issues. While there are many Newport restaurants that can prepare food gluten-free,...