This wharf is right next to Bowen's and it's a very nice one too. There are many shops and restaurants. It's a very nice to walk around. A great place to take pictures.
Side by side to Bowen's Wharf, Bannister's is somewhat similar. A couple of cute shops, a Ben&Jerry's, and two well known restaurants. Like Bowen's it's right on the water and a pure delight on a warm day. Also a departure point for harbor sailing cruises. Parking is suggested at the Visitors' Information
Right next to Bowen's wharf, so you can walk down on one wharf and up on the other. Lots of the same things to see and similar eats and shops, but each is unique in their own way. Spend time just sitting and watching the boats come in. Fun!
I did not partake in any Ben and Jerry's since I am watching my diet, however it was the highlight of Bannisters Wharf for me :) It's just like Bowen's Wharf, it's very small, and quaint. There's not much difference between Bannisters Wharf and Bowens Wharf, I didn't even realize they were separate until I noticed here on TripAdvisor. Basically... 更多
Bannister's and Bowen's Wharf are really one area. I am not sure where one begins and the other ends but it is great to spend the day going through all of the shops and stopping at different restraints and bars for food and drink.
Like Bowen;s wharf, Bannuster's is awesome as well, shops, restaurants and tons of boats and yachts in the marina. what a great place to shop , have a bite to eat and or a drink. Not to be missed if in the area.....
The wharf was busy during the time we were in Newport, so it seemed crowded with people all looking for the same things. The area is nice and safe. There were lots of people with small children as well as older people. We had a good meal, some ice cream, did a little shopping, and people watching. I would view... 更多