Top Choice Modern American in Block Island


The locally caught sea-bass special (tender fillets over scallions, grapes and beans) tastes so fresh and mildly salty and sweet that its memory will haunt you for weeks. For real. The room is cramped, crowded and c…
Seafood in Block Island

Finn's Seafood

Finn's is an island institution, its bunting-draped deck the first cheerful sight that greets arrivals at the ferry dock. Come here for New England–style chowder, clams, lobster rolls, steamers and broiled fish that…
Ice Cream in Block Island

Aldo's Bakery & Homemade Ice Cream

Family friendly Aldo's has been serving homemade ice cream and pastries, including the delicious Portuguese sweetbread, to Block Island tourists for over 40 years. It even operates a 'pastry boat' so you can have fr…
Pub Food in Block Island

Mohegan Cafe & Brewery

Besides brewing its own beer, this atmospheric pub with large picture windows offers a select menu of local fish specials alongside more standard pub fare of steaks and barbecued brisket. The lunchtime lobster bisqu…
Seafood in Block Island


This snack stand serves burgers, chowder, grilled-cheese sandwiches, grease and deep-fried clams, fish, scallops and more to hungry tourists seated at picnic tables under umbrellas.