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The Channel Marker - CLOSED

Cornneck Road, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
+1 401-466-9800
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good16%
  • Average39%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
23 Jun 2016
“Out of Business”
27 Sep 2015
“wow!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Cornneck Road, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

Sorry to say The Channel Marker is no longer in business. We were on BI over this past weekend and noticed a new name in the dining guide, MacAloon's Restaurant. Made some inquiries and was told that it had taken over the former Channel Marker...More

Thank BIvet
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Nice unpretentiousness place with awesome food. Great prices and super fresh delicious oysters. Wish we found it the first day we arrived. We almost didn't go in because it wasn't crowded. Best food on the island.

Thank 497Sue
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We had the broiled oysters - amazing! The horseradish and bacon, and garlic butter were to die for. The service was great and friendly, can't figure out why it was so quiet on a Saturday night. Great location directly across the street from one of...More

Thank ComstockHill2
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

We were a party of six plus our lab and we were pleasantly greeted with outdoor seats and a bowl of water for our pup. We special ordered their tuna dinner as an appetizer and they were happy to oblige. Everything we ordered was phenomenal....More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff and usually quiet and relaxing. It also has surprisingly really good clam chowder.

Thank Tucker T
Reviewed 5 June 2015

The food was good but it's very noisy in the dining area, one screaming kid would be enough to make me want to leave.

1  Thank robstainedglass
Reviewed 7 February 2015

Food was average. I had the chicken tenders, Husband had the fish and chips which was made from Flounder instead of the usual Cod, so he found that to be a nice twist. Portions were generous, waitress was friendly and polite.

1  Thank Jenivare
Reviewed 19 December 2014

We enjoyed a wine/dinner special midweek in the Fall, and had a very good meal in December on a return visit. Good food and reasonable prices as well. The waitstaff was very accommodating. Will continue to stop here regularly.

Thank Dragonlady7
Reviewed 9 December 2014

We ate there several times. Service was friendly and fast each time, but it was off season. There signature soup, Pumpkin Peach is outstanding and their fish and chips are very good. However the littleneck saute over linguine was barely OK and the chicken Gorgonzola...More

Thank Phillip M
Reviewed 26 October 2014

we had a lunchtime meal. Shrimp salad was ok, except for soggy onion rings on top; pulled pork was gone at 12:15 pm. Burger and fries was good. Service was slow, and bill was incorrect twic when it finally arrived - the first time it...More

Thank Beth S
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  • Address: Cornneck Road, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
  • Phone Number: +1 401-466-9800
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