Block Island drinking and nightlife

Bar in Block Island

The Oar

Sitting on the lawn, cold mudslide in hand, overlooking the boats bobbing in the Great Salt Pond, The Oar is quintessential Block Island and its open-sided, wraparound bar can't be beat. What's more, it serves a sur…
Bar in Block Island

Captain Nick's

Built of reclaimed wood, this is the island's most raucous bar. It has live music six days a week in season, sometimes acoustic, often rock (there's even a weekly disco night). There's sushi Thursday through Sunday.
Bar in Block Island

Yellow Kittens

Just north of Old Harbor, Yellow Kittens attracts bands from around New England and keeps rowdy patrons happy with pool, table tennis and darts. It's been called Yellow Kittens since 1876!
Pub in Block Island

Poor People's Pub

Poor People's Pub with its barbecue, beer and bands is a hit with everyone, not just the handful of visitors who actually have a budget!