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Windward Restaurant

) #82 of 168 Restaurants in Newport ££ - £££ American
1 Goat Is, Newport, RI 02840-1559
+1 401-851-3325
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
12 Jan 2017
“Sit there for a great view of the marina”
14 Aug 2016
“Nice Surprise”
Restaurant Hours
££ - £££
1 Goat Is, Newport, RI 02840-1559
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

I only reference breakfast since it was the only two meals we had during our weekend at the Gurney Resort (formerly the Hyatt). I reviewed the Gurney Resort itself separately, but the breakfast offerings at the Windward Restaurant were varied and the omelette/waffle station was...More

Thank Aud E
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Good local options, combined with very relaxing views of the town. The choices are limited, but the quality is nice

Thank 0seven
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Ate here several times over a four day getaway to the Hyatt. Food and service were always top notch. Nice selection on the menus, prices in line for where you are. The restaurant looks out at the water and a lower deck for outside dining....More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 11 August 2016

All in all, the restaurant was good. I had the steak dinner and the steak was decent but not outstanding. My wife had the fillet, and thought it was good. The salads were good, but the carmel torte dessert was outstanding. The service was good....More

Thank sobodad
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We ate here on the rainy friday night of 4th of July weekend. The restaurant was almost empty. Our server was very nice, but a little frazzled. Raw bar was fresh. Other items were average. The restaurant itself is not very pretty, but it does...More

Thank Bellybirdsmom
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The dining room isn't the fanciest. It has a sort of "we built this thing in the 70s or 80s kind of feel". generally, the food was pretty good, as was the wine. But the clam chowder? It was the best I think I have...More

Thank pabirds
Reviewed 7 May 2016

This restaurant has a great view. They have a good selection for vegetarians and omnivores. For a downtown Newport hotel, it is surprisingly reasonably priced. A hidden gem.

Thank newfun
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Due to small guest list buffet nt offered...hotel management concerned that would sit too long to be tasty or even safe. Fast service and generous servings for fair resort prices with good selection.

Thank chickenpipe
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We loved the morning breakfast buffet. They made fresh omelettes and waffles and the breakfast spread was excellent. Great way to be on vacation and start your day. We went to the same restaurant once for dinner and enjoyed the food. Service was ordinary but...More

Thank SAMM3011
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I know it was winter but the food seems to be suffering here at breakfast, soggy potatoes, cold bacon etc. I would skip here and go downtown for breakfast. Dinner is not too bad Had dinner at the bar the first night and it was...More

Thank Ghostrider5408
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Goat Is, Newport, RI 02840-1559
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-851-3325
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