For true foodies, there is nothing more exciting than trying out a new restaurant, especially in a beautiful, fun location! Visiting a new restaurant gives you the opportunity to visit a new place that you have not been before as well as be introduced to some unique dishes and drinks that you have never tried. And, what is better than trying out a new place that you know is “foodie accredited?” This week, we’re featuring some of “Britt’s Best Bites’” favorite coastal locations that are an absolute must to add to your restaurant bucket list. If you are in any of the following areas, be sure to give these restaurants a try (you won’t regret it!):

South Shore: Orta Restaurant in Pembroke, MA

If you’re in the mood for some fine dining and don’t want to venture into the city, Orta Restaurant is the perfect option for you. It is sleek, fresh and chic and offers Neapolitan-styles pies and house-made pasta that your taste buds won’t forget.

Cape Cod & Islands: Mattakeese Wharf Restaurant in Barnstable, MA

Not only can you expect mouthwatering seafood at Mattakeese Wharf Restaurant, but you will also get beautiful views of the harbor at the same time. They were voted #1 best fried seafood on and winner of the best chowder on Cape Cod in Readers Poll! 

South Coast: Riccardi’s Restaurant in Fairhaven, MA

For some authentic Italian food, you can visit Riccardi’s Restaurant which is filled with special, unique dishes stemming from family recipes. Riccardi’s has so many regular customers due to its outstanding service and great relationships that they continue to build with locals and all visitors! 

West Bay & South County: Mariner Grill in Narragansett, RI

Steak and seafood – what could be better!? Check out Mariner Grill in Narragansett for a warm atmosphere that offers outstanding seafood and steaks, or pasta if you are in the mood for Italian. Not to mention, they have a full bar and live music often. 

East Bay & Aquidneck Island: Eli’s Kitchen in Warren, RI

At Eli’s Kitchen, you can enjoy some delicious comfort food along with an accompanying craft beer or your favorite cocktail. Eli’s Kitchen is rustic, chic and has an open kitchen that prepares globally inspired food that you can always count on being fresh and tasty.