One of the exceptionally few restaurants that offers fine cuisine in a
candlelight setting with five working fireplaces.
All in the romantic atmosphere of 18th century New England.
Guests may select from five separate dining areas, each extensively furnished with antiques
and innumerable works of art. Choose formal elegance and dine by candlelight in wing back
chairs in our two formal parlors, or select the more informal atmosphere of hand hewn beams
and fireplaces in our tavern room, or enjoy relaxed dining in our casual Courtyard.
The Captain's Quarters on the second floor is available for private parties and business meetings.
Menu selections combine the very best of today's creative cuisine with the sumptuous portions
expected by our ancestors. Every dish provides the guest with a memorable experience in fine dining.
Dinner is served from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM Tuesday - Saturday, and Sundays 4:00 to 8:00 PM. Seasonal
hours may be observed.
Sunday Champagne Buffet Brunch 10:30 - 2:00
Credit Cards: We honor Master Card, Visa, American Express and Discover.
Romance, Birthdays and Anniversaries
For those looking for a quiet, elegant, and romantic setting, you will find our wing
backed chairs and candlelight dining by the fireplace to be the perfect place to start or
rekindle a relationship. But be sure to reserve the romantic tables, they go fast.
The Inn is also a favorite spot for celebrating birthdays, anniversaries, and other special events.
A popular gift for that special person
and that special occasion.
Guest rooms are lovingly restored and furnished with antiques - some with canopied beds,
and all with private bathrooms. A sitting room is available for overnight guests. A tasty
continental breakfast is included with room reservations.
Places to see
All just minutes away!
Newport - America's first vacation land with its remarkable mansions, colonial town, and beautiful seascapes.
Providence with Brown University, historic Benefit Street, John Brown House, the Rhode Island School of Design Museum and much more!
Fall River and its extensive discount mill outlets and Battleship Cove.
Bristol's Blithewold Gardens and beautiful colonial seacoast village.
Warren's Historic Walking Tour, antique shopping, bike path, Blount Cruises etc.
|Yankee Magazine (3/98) -Editor's Pick-
"One of the outstanding reasons
people visit New England"
(Look for another Yankee article in the 12/99 issue.)
|R.I. Monthly Magazine|
"Best appetizers" &
"Best brunch on East Bay"
|6 Major Culinary Awards|
|Country Living |
|Historic Inns of the North East|
We suggest calling in advance for dinner reservations or for lodging.
Rates: Rooms with continental breakfast are $90 per night.
Confirmation: Room reservations are confirmed upon receipt of payment for rooms reserved.
Cancellations: Deposits refunded provided notice is received at least 10 days prior to your
reservation date. A handling fee of $5.00 will be applied to all cancellations.
The Inn is open every day except Mondays, Christmas, New Year's Day, July 4th, and Labor Day.
Named for an ancestor who, at 13 years of age, fought at the Battle of Lexington, the Nathaniel
Porter Inn recalls all the charm, beauty, and gracious hospitality of an earlier day.
The Inn was built by a sea captain in 1795, when fast American sailing ships brought exotic
cargoes home from the Orient, Europe, and the Mediterranean, and the craftsman's skill created
homes designed to delight the eye and last an eternity.
The tang of salt air still lingers in Warren, and the authentically restored rooms of the
Nathaniel Porter Inn provide our guests with a welcome return to that gracious period in
The Nathaniel Porter Inn combines the convenience and comfort of today with the unique
charm of the past.
-- It is traditional New England
at its very best!
For more information, you can contact us by:
||Please call, write or send us a fax.
Our address is:
Nathaniel Porter Inn
125 water Street
Warren, RI 02885
(We are about 1/4 mile south of American Tourister, on the same side)
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