The Restaurant

22 Bowen’s evokes Newport with its charm and sense of place.

It’s a classic prime steakhouse, rich in texture and tradition; a place with sophisticated charm, defined by its casual elegance, indulgent food, classic drinks and warm, genuine hospitality. Step into the past and the present and be part of the scene at the City by the Sea’s premier waterfront dining destination.

During the iconic summer season visit Portside, the perfect place to relax at our open-air bar or enjoy al fresco dining, soaking up the sun and liveliness of Newport’s harbor front.

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Reserve a Table

We look forward to seeing you. See our reservation policy below.

Our Reservation Policies

– We accept a la carte reservations for parties up to 14 guests. Reservations of up to 7 can be made online. For reservations of 8 to 14, please call the restaurant at 401-841-8884

-Due to extremely high demand and the layout of our dining rooms, we do not permit strollers to be situated at guest tables. We are glad to check your stroller for you at the reservations desk and have highchairs available for young children

-We do not permit dogs in any of our dining areas

-Bar seating is permitted for guests 21 and older. Guests 16-21 are permitted to sit at the bar when accompanied by an adult. Children are not permitted to sit at the bar

-We are happy to take requests for specific table locations and do everything we can to accommodate them, however, we are not able to guarantee table locations

View our Wine List

At 22 Bowen’s, we believe there is a perfect beverage for every occasion, and we hope to find and share that with you while you’re here with us. As each year of celebration and summer memories go by, our wine racks ebb and flow with new trends while holding dear our traditions.

See the List

Private Dining

Highlighting the signature views that Bowen’s Wharf and Newport Harbor provide, our private dining spaces are sought out as a fitting destination for celebrating.

Socially, 22 Bowen’s has played host to events ranging from rehearsal dinners, to baby showers and birthdays, while also being known as the preeminent locale for impressive corporate functions. 22 Bowen’s resides in Newport’s social epicenter and is easily accessible from area hotels and attractions.

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Fare Rewards New England’s premier frequent diner program.

As a member, you will earn points with each dining occasion redeemable towards future visits. For every 200 points, you will automatically receive a $15 reward credit on your account, good towards your next visit! Our program is designed to simply reward our frequent customers for dining at our restaurants; there are no costs or obligations. Download the Newport Restaurant Group Fare Rewards mobile app and join today! It’s that easy!

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Gift Cards One gift card. Fifteen unique culinary adventures.

From the capital cities to the city by the sea, the Newport Restaurant Group gift card can be used to craft one’s experience at: Castle Hill Inn, Aurelia at Castle Hill, The Mooring, Bar ‘Cino, La Vecina, Smoke House, Hemenway’s, Iron Works, Celeste, Boat House, Waterman Grille, Avvio, Papa Razzi, Foodlove Market and of course, 22 Bowen’s. Purchase online for added convenience and have the card shipped to you, or choose to have your card shipped directly to the recipient with a personalized handwritten note.

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