Newport is a fine town for biking, with only a few gentle slopes. A scenic and satisfying ride is the 10-mile loop around Ocean Ave,...
Museum of Yachting
Want to look at some boats? Head inside this bad-boy museum inside the 1831 Aquidneck Mill for a collection of model yachts, a handful...
A few decades ago, colonial Newport was decaying and undervalued. Enter Doris Duke, who used her huge fortune to preserve many of the...
The frat-house crowd comes here for live bands like Dogie & the Cowpie Poachers.
Scales & Shells
Enter this half-casual, broad, noisy room for small linen-clad tables set with grated parmesan and Tabasco sauce tended by waitresses in...
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Scales & Shells’ more genteel 2nd-floor dining room has higher prices and more gentlemen in pressed pants. Come early or make a reservation; there’s often a two-hour wait in summer.