Meals and Food During COVID-19


This page has been created for the purpose of assisting those looking to find local food pick-up, drive-thru and/or delivery service information during the COVID-19 state of emergency.

This page can also provide assistance to those vulnerable to COVID-19 or affected by COVID-19 or state of emergency and who are in need of having food and/or meals delivered.

Need Help with Food or Meal Delivery?

Go to the State RI Delivers Site


Call the EOC:  401-643-0379

Portsmouth Community Emergency Food Bank 

A Food Bank has been established at St. Barnabas Church Parish Hall (1697 East Main Rd)

More Information on the Food Bank Page 

Take Out or Delivery Information

More Coming Soon. Check back often.

Senior Center Meal Pickup Service

Portsmouth Senior Center Mealsite 110 Bristol Ferry Rd

These meals are for 60 or disabled. Delivery is not available to homes. All Portsmouth participants must pick up lunches at the Portsmouth Senior Center 110 Bristol Ferry Rd at NOON.

We ask for a suggested donation of $3.00 in order to sustain the program, as this plan may need to continue for a month or two.

All new meal sites participants are required to complete a Personal Information Form (PIF), this can be done over the phone.

Meals need to be made by 11 AM the day before. 

Participants can call Cynthia (Director-Portsmouth Senior Center)at 401-683-4106. If no answer call (401) 297-6102. Call if your are unable to come to the Senior Center.


Monday’s Menu1.Turkeyand CheeseSandwich.2.Healthy Chips.3.Fresh Fruit.4.Juice or Water and Milk.

Tuesday’s Menu1.Ham and Cheese Sandwich.2.Healthy Chips.3.Fresh Fruit.4.Juice or Water and Milk.

Wednesday’s Menu1.Turkey and Cheese Sandwich.2.Healthy Chips.3.Fresh Fruit.4.Juice or Water and Milk
Thursday’s Menu1.Ham and Cheese Sandwich.2.Healthy Chips.3.Fresh Fruit.4.Juice or Water and Milk.

Friday’s Menu1.Tuna Salad Sandwich.2.Healthy Chips.3.Fresh Fruit.4.Juice or Water and Milk


Newspaper Articles/Lists

Portsmouth Press has a great list of Portsmouth only food/drink establishments, but, never fear -  other area businesses are welcome via their social media channels!

Newport Daily News has a pictorial report of area restaurants open for take out or delivery!

What's Up Newp is collecting a list of Newport County restaurants offering take out and delivery

Individual Restaurants


Valley Inn Restaurant


Take Out

On Facebook @valleyinnrestaurantri 
2221 West Main Rd Portsmouth, RI


Foodworks - Take out or Delivery

2461 East Main Rd, Portsmouth, RI
Mon-Fri 10 am to 6 pm offering FULL menu take out PLUS family style dinners available for take out!
Sat-Sun 7 am to 2 pm Breakfast and Lunch (call about dinner take out)
Call ahead and use curbside pick-up.
Free delivery to any senior citizen complex in Portsmouth (Atria, Anthony House, Sakonnet View, Quaker Manor)


Localz - Take out

657 Park Ave, Portsmouth, RI
Mon-Thurs 4 pm to 8 pm
Fri-Sat 4 pm to 9 pm
Sun 2 pm to 6 pm

Subway - Pick-up only

2005 East Main Rd, Portsmouth, RI
10 am to 8 pm

Steve's Famous Pizza - Curb side Pick-up & Delivery

2460 East Main Rd, Portsmouth, RI

Martino's Pizzeria - Pick-up only

3001 East Main Rd, Portsmouth, RI in the Portsmouth Plaza
Daily 12 pm to 9 pm; closed Wednesday
Customers are encouraged to order and pay online at, or over the phone when ordering

Yiayia's Cafe at the Sea Breeze Inn - Pick-up only

147 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI
7 am to 3 pm


Known Closed at This Time

Cindy's Country Cafe

1324 West Main Rd, Portsmouth