Local Spotlight: Mooring Restaurant, Newport, RI

Posted on: Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 2:19pm

Local Spotlight: Mooring Restaurant, Newport, RIWith an emphasis on "top-of-catch" seafood, and locally grown, organic produce, Newport RI's The Mooring Restaurant offers diners a beautifully crafted menu that provides a unique and magnificent culinary experience. You can start your feast at their expansive raw bar sampling fresh oysters, littlenecks, cherrystones, or lobster claws. Their appetizers run the gamut from a "Bag of Doughnuts", which are actually lobster, crab, and shrimp fritters with a chipotle-maple aioli, to their Mooring Fish Tacos or Pork Belly. Their fresh seafood main courses are incomparable and complemented by Hereford Beef Sirloins or Murray's All-Natural Chicken. Tantalize your taste buds with hearty soups or crisp and inventive salads, but be sure to leave room for their unbelievable delicious and memorable desserts. The Carrot Cake Creme Brulee is worth the trip alone!

 

The Mooring Restaurant serves lunch and dinners Sunday through Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Located on historic Sayer's Wharf, enjoy panoramic views of Narragansett Bay while you dine. For more information and to see the full menu visit mooringrestaurant.com