Best Restaurants in Block Island

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Block Island RI does not only offer beautiful lodging and accommodations, but also delicious restaurants. You will find all types of cuisine including French, Italian, Asian, and Mexican menus.

Restaurants in Block Island

Winfield’s offers a sophisticated and flavorful menu influenced by French, Italian, American and Asian cuisines, featuring fresh, local vegetables and farm-raised beef and poultry. The menu is small and specialized, with meals to suit every taste, including seafood, beef, poultry and vegetarian items, perfectly prepared with tasteful creativity. The dining room is intimate and comfortably elegant. If you’re looking for something different, try the mushroom ravioli with pesto sauce. It will send your taste buds for a whirl.

Dead Eye Dick’s
Dead Eye Dick’s menu offers the freshest seafood, including their signature swordfish and lobster dishes. Their hot butter lobster roll will make you never want to leave. Enjoy homemade soups, an extensive raw bar, creative cocktails, wine and microbrews in their casual dining room or outside on the deck overlooking New Harbor.

Eli’s is a small, relaxed summertime retreat. If your looking for something other than typical “island food,” this is the place to go. Their Asian-inspired comfort food, ethereal bread pudding and watermelon-coconut soup are reasons enough to board the ferry.

Terrapin Taco
Coming to the island but craving Mexican food? Terrapin Taco is the place for you. Their menu offers fresh, affordable food and can accommodate gluten-free and vegetarian diners. Order a massive burrito with their delicious sauces and prepare to fall in love.

Ice Cream Place
After trying any of these delicious restaurants, you may want to top off the night and stop by the Ice Cream Place for a brownie sundae. Not only is their ice cream home made, but so is their hot fudge and whip cream. Their flavors change from day to day, so be sure to visit more than once during your Block Island vacation!

Preparing for the Beach on Your Block Island Vacation

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Block Island Accommodations

Summer is finally here. Your trip to the beach is right around the corner and there is still plenty of time to book one of many vacation home rentals through Block Island Accommodations. But before you go, make sure you and your family are prepared for this year’s vacation. With bathing suits in stow and a snack arsenal for the beach, you’re well on your way to having a relaxing trip in beautiful Block Island.

Beach Activities for your Block Island Vacation

Block Island, RI is the perfect relaxation spot. Take an early morning stroll in time to catch a breathtaking view of the sunrise and, while you’re at it, feel free to explore the seventeen miles of shore that surrounds the island. Clayhead Beach is perfect for hunting rocks and shells and makes for a great group activity. At Coastguard Beach, enjoy the softer currents and the warm water for comfortable swimming. Popular with moms and toddlers, Baby Beach is a part of Crescent Beach and has shallow water safe for the kids to enjoy. No matter your vacation needs, Block Island has options for you.

Your entire vacation doesn’t have to be in the seat of a beach chair. Block Island has an array of shops and restaurants for the days you’re not in the mood for parasailing or jet skiing. Find the perfect gift for yourself or someone back home, or enjoy a family dinner at one of several restaurants available on the island. While the warm weather is still here, choose one of our home rentals, pack your bags, and enjoy a Block Island vacation with your friends and family.