Champlin's features La Cucina, a snack bar, bakery, ice cream parlor, pool side bar Tiki Bar, our exclusive Trader's Dock Bar that features both live entertainment and a raw bar on all summer weekends.
Block Island Oyster Bar and Grill
Block island oyster bar and grill is a sister Restaurant to Kimberly's restaurant here on block island. The restaurant is family owned and operated and evolved out of a 30 year alliance between Kimberly and Norman Ward and Patti and Terry Smith. The four have worked over 30 years together in the restaurant and catering business. On block island Kimberly is known for her warm and genuine hospitality which translates to excellent service for our guest. Behind the scenes Norm Patti and Terry bring their Culinary experience and 30 year working relationship together to create an innovative menu using Block harvested oysters and locally sourced seafood and produce.
For lunch enjoy our air conditioned dining room or alfresco dining with your favorite frozen cocktail as you bask in the sun in a unique setting with spectacular views of the harbor in the great salt Pond. Evenings join us for legendary salt pond sun sets and enjoy our upscale culinary creations featuring locally sourced seafood and produce and block island oysters harvested daily.
If you're in the mood for a quick snack stop by our snack bar which is open daily during the summer season. The snack bar serves various breakfast items while the menu the rest of the day includes Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Grinders, Chicken Fingers, and Pizza.
Open daily 7am – midnight.
Bakery & Ice Cream Bar
Our bakery opens bright and early every morning serving freshly brewed coffee and fresh baked goods for breakfast. Throughout the day, you can enjoy delicious desserts, pastries, ice cream sundaes, milkshakes, and wonderful hot and cold coffee drinks. Open daily 7am – 11pm
Trader’s Dock Bar
Treat yourself to one of Champlin's famous frozen mudslides or a frozen Daiquiri on a beautiful summer day. Trader's Dock Bar is located at the end of our pier and sits right above the Great Salt Pond offering a beautiful view of the harbor. It is open daily from 11:00 AM to 1:00 AM serving delicious frozen drinks, cocktails, and a wide selection of beer and wine. Every Friday night, Saturday afternoon, and Saturday evening during the season, Trader's Dock Bar features live entertainment with karaoke on Sunday afternoons. A Tiki Bar is also located poolside serving delicious cocktails and frozen drinks.
On-Site Catering for Your Special Event
Block Island, designated as one of the twelve "last great places in the Western Hemisphere" by the Nature Conservancy, also has the honor of being one of the most beautiful, unique, and spectacular locations on the east coast of the United States. Located just south of Newport, Rhode Island and fifteen miles east of the tip of Long Island, it is well known as "The Bermuda of the North."
Champlin’s Resort is proud to be one of New England’s finest and largest resorts and marinas. The resort is located in New Harbor and overlooks the Great Salt Pond.
At Champlin’s, we feel that some of life’s more important occasions- weather the gathering is large or small, simple or elegant – must be memorable. We also know that our greatest form of publicity is through word of mouth. We want you and your guests to be completely satisfied with our facility and our performance. Our goal is to satisfy you so that you have the opportunity to enjoy your party and the company of your guests. If you would like additional information regarding our catering menu, or if you would like to design your own menu, please call us at (401) 466-7777.