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Bowen's Wharf, Newport

Categories: Piers & Boardwalks, Shopping Malls, Shopping, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.4/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web
Welcome to Newport's premiere year-round destination.

Brick walks, granite quays, and 18th century commercial wharf buildings bring you back to Bowen's beginnings as a thriving seaport in one of the finest natural harbors in New England. Trading with all corners of the world, then and now, Bowen's Wharf is central to the city's commerce and culture.
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  • The Bowen's Wharf area of Newport has a nice collection of shops and galleries and places to stop for a bite or a drink while enjoying the harbor and its many boats! 
  • There's a few more expensive restaurants and a few small shops. You can run nothing special in my opinion, but if one is nearby, once to pass the time.
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  • This is a beautiful spot with lots of restaurants and shops right on the water. Something for everyone. Cookies, ice cream, food inside and on the patio, adult beverages, and of course, lots of shoppi...  read more »
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