Locally sourced ingredients have a greater chance of being free passport stamp-shaped bruises. Taste your locale's tastes with today's Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of homemade baked goods, locally roasted coffee, seasonal fare, and more at Beehive Cafe in Bristol. The two-story cafe has a homey interior complete with wood floors, a chalkboard menu, and an eclectic mix of cozy furniture for sitting or hiding inside. Laze away on one of two outdoor seating areas overlooking Independence Park and Bristol Harbor with some of the cafe's breakfast and lunch offerings in hand, all made from locally bought and sourced ingredients. The cafe's organic, fair-trade coffees and teas are made fresh daily and can be paired with homemade baked goods, while the dinner menu (available Thursday-Sunday) is decorated with seasonal soups, salads, and entrees, like the locally farmed and grass-fed Aquidneck Farms burger ($10).
Rhode Island Monthly named Beehive Cafe Best of Rhode Island Editors' Pick in 2008 and Best Lunch of Rhode Island in 2010. The Providence Phoenix reviewed The Beehive Cafe and gave it an average of four stars, and 100% of Urbanspooners recommend it.
- Forget the uniformity of commercial coffee shops. Bristol's Beehive Cafe is fiercely independent and more appealing than the nation-wide chains. – Rhode Island Monthly
- I've been to the Beehive a hand full [sic] of times now and have always found the meals and service enjoyable. They always have a wide range of tasty deserts and pastries as well as creative dishes. – Brett B., Yelp
10 Franklin St.
Bristol, Rhode Island 02809Get Directions