A Walk Down Water Street in Warren

Explore Warren’s art, eats and hidden gems.
Beach Barn
All photos by Anna Downes

Warren is a bustling community of culinary and visual art. Main Street sees a lot of traffic as it sits on Route 114, but there is so much to explore. Nearby Water Street is home to local artists, unique clothing boutiques, amazing cuisine and more. If you want navigate Warren like a local, take a look at what Water Street has to offer.

Good Eats and Drinks

The GuildThe Guild

Waterside Brewery and restaurant.

99 Water St Suite 2, 401-252-4275, theguildwarren.com



Square Peg

Popular spot in Warren for seafood, burgers and drinks.

Corner of Water st on 51 Miller St, Warren, 401-215-3831, squarepegwarren.com


The Revival

Easygoing atmosphere with American tapas and a lengthy bourbon and craft beer menu.

50 Miller St., Warren, 245-4500, therevivalcraftkitchenandbar.com



Locally sourced seafood and delicious bakeshop

58 State St., Warren, 694-0727, bywaterrestaurant.com/


Wharf Tavern

Casual spot on the water for seafood, steak and drinks.

215 Water St., Warren, 289-2524, thewharftavernri.com


Trafford Restaurant

Refined New England Seafood with waterfront views.

285 Water St., Warren, 401-289-2265, traffordrestaurant.com


Cafe Water Street Coffee and Crepes

Locally roasted coffee, espresso drinks, baked goods and crepes right on the water.

279 Water St., Warren, 401-245-7071, cafewaterstreet.com


Blount Clam Shack

Classic, dockside warren hang out for classic New England seafood. (P.S. The mobile food truck can be found at Narragansett Brewery, Roger Williams Park Food Truck Fridays and more locations around the state.)

Waterfront Shack: 335 Water St., 401-245-3210, blountretail.com

Market: 406 Water St., Warren, 401-245-1800, blountretail.com/market/home 


The Wright Scoop

This cute, silver RV serves fresh Ice Cream right on the water.

335 Water St., Warren, thewrightscoopri.com


Trinkets and Things

Beach BarnBeach Barn Arts and Crafts

Unique handmade nautical gifts.

17 Water St., Warren, 508-713-5398, beachbarnart.com






The Greenery3

The Greenery

Full florist and gift shop.

63 Water St., Warren, 247-7100, thegreeneryri.com






In Your Ear Records2In Your Ear

Classic Record Store with old and new records.

99 Water St., Warren, 245-9840, iye.com


Mill River Trading

Antiques, vintage estate and factory clean outs.

47 Water St., Warren, instagram.com/millrivertrading/?hl=en



Gift, home, and beauty decor featuring luxury candles and bath and body products.

147 Water St., Warren, 401-300-4129, nestonwater.com



Handcrafted metal work featuring jewelry and ceramics.

332 Water St., Warren, 508-678-4335, beehivehandmade.com






Treat Yourself to Some New Threads

The Lady Next DoorThe Lady Next Door

Vintage thrift/consignment shop with clothing, house decor, jewelry, accessories, and textiles.

196 Water St., Warren, 903-2380, ladynextdoorvintage.com



Trendy Women’s boutique with affordable prices.

119 Water St., Warren, 314-0555, belezashoppe.com 


Dish Dish2Dish

Stylish Women’s clothing boutique run by a mother and daughter duo.

155 Water St., Warren, 247-7705, dishri.com





Designer children’s and maternity clothing consignment.

193 Water St., Warren, 289-2251, luca-ri.com


Local Art


Gift shop featuring work by local artists.

141 Water St., Warren, 508-274-7189, ceruleanri.com 


William Schaff William Schaff2William Schaff Studio

“Fort Foreclosure” Art Studio of local artist William Schaff, who had done cover art for bands such as Okkervil River and Brown Bird.

164 Water St., Warren, williamschaff.com



Hidden Gems


Speciality bike fitting and building with one of the few Vertex Fit Systems in the world for serious training.

337 Water St., Warren, 237-4544, ttbikefit.com/tfl/ttbikefit


Chomp (Coming Soon)

New Chomp location coming to Water Street right on the water by Cafe Water Street and Trafford’s. Owner Sam Glynn proposes opening in mid-October but is subject to change. Stay tuned!

Coming soon to Water Street, chompri.com