The guide to accessibility in the Ocean State

Bristol County

 
426 Fitness

426 Metacom Avenue
Warren, RI 02885
401-247-7440
Parking lot is across the street. Wheelchair lift available at entrance to access main floor. Shower with attached bench and grab bars but has 3″ lip to navigate to enter.
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Agave Restaurant & Lounge

805 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-1566
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Anytime Fitness – Barrington

180-188 County Road, Suite B
Barrington, RI 02806
401-289-0443
One accessible roll-in shower with attached bench. Second accessible roll-in shower with unattached bench.
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Audubon Society Environmental Education Center

1401 Hope Street (Route 114)
Bristol, RI 02809
401-245-7500
Two accessible parking spaces, one large enough for a van but not marked as such. Exhibits and gift shop accessible for scooters/wheelchairs. Trail leading from Education Center to outside exhibits and boardwalk along Narragansett Bay is smooth and accessible.
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Barrington Fitness Studio

232 Waseca Avenue
Barrington, RI 02806
401-245-4250
Small workout space. First floor only is accessible.
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Barrington Public Library and Community Center

281 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-247-1920
Elevator available to all floors. Outreach program for the homebound upon request.
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Barrington Senior Center

281 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-247-1926
Two entrances: Senior Center main entrance or from Barrington Public Library and Community Center entrance take elevator down to ground floor. Handicapped stall in bathroom lacks 60″ turnaround.
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Bayside Family YMCA

70 West Street
Barrington, RI 02806
401-245-2444
Elevator to lower level. Indoor/outdoor pool with lifts. Locker rooms fully accessible.
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Benjamin Church Senior Center

1020 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-8458
One parking spot with ground symbol, take sidewalk to rear entrance, elevator to main floor.
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Blithewold Mansions, Gardens & Arboretum

101 Ferry Road
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-2707
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Bluewater Bar & Grill

32 Barton Avenue
Barrington, RI 02806
401-247-0017
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Body Natural Fitness Center

314 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-245-0022
Call ahead to open side entrance to lower level. Large gym; massage space limited for maneuverability.
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Bristol Harbor Inn and Suites

259 Thames Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-254-1444
2 accessible rooms (tub chairs available.) 1 accessible meeting room. All rooms non-smoking.
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Bristol Oyster Bar

448 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-396-5820
Marked parking spots in lot off Court Street behind the restaurant. Maneuvering with wheelchair would be difficult when the dining area is crowded.
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Bristol Sunset Cafe

499 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-1910
Big step at entrance, narrow aisles.

Bristol Town Common

126-178 State Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-1611
No marked parking spots, but there is access to pathways from the State Street lot. Benches, courts, playground, and fields.
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Colt State Park

Route 114, (near 1087) Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-7482
4 different park areas: most have 2 accessible parking spots. Van accessible spots located randomly. Entire park is accessible for scooter/wheelchairs where paved paths are located. Of the 4 bathrooms located in the park 2 are accessible at this time. On a first come, first served basis, two hand cycles are available at the park for use through out the park or for the East Bay Bike path which allows you to travel along the Mount Hope Bay.
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Country Inn

382 Market Street
Warren, RI 02885
401-245-8318
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Crossroads Pub Restaurant

133 Market Street
Warren, RI 02885
401-245-9305
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D’Angelo Grilled Sandwiches – Barrington

186 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-247-0102
No bathroom.
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De Wolf Tavern & Bristol Harbor Room

259 Thames Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-254-2005
Need to park in Thames Street Landing lot. Curb cut leads to restaurant. Entrance leads to elevator access of Bristol Harbor Room.
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East Bay Bike Path – County Road, Barrington

County Road near Barrington Bridge
Barrington, RI 02806
401-253-7482
Parking lot under construction.

East Bay Bike Path – Franklin Street, Warren

Franklin Street off Main Street
Warren, RI 02885
401-253-7482
Modern, accessible parking area. Is also a Park and Ride.
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East Bay Bike Path – Haines Memorial State Park, Barrington

Haines Park Road
(entrance at Narragansett Avenue intersection)
Barrington, RI 02806
401-253-7482
No marked parking. Lot is a distance from access point to bike path.
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East Bay Bike Path – Independence Park, Bristol

Independence Park, Thames Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-7482
This site is head of the path and is located just south of Oliver Street.
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East Bay Bike Path – Railroad Avenue, Warren

Railroad Avenue by Joyce Street
Warren, RI 02885
401-253-7482
2 parking spots near Child Street entrance with ground symbols.
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East Bay Bikram Yoga

36 Gooding Avenue
Bristol, RI 02809
401-217-9010
2 marked parking spots with ground symbol near entrance. Men’s and Women’s locker rooms have roll-in showers with benches. 3 large bathrooms, one completely accessible with 3 grab bars.
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East Bay Oyster Bar

308 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-247-0303
Handicapped parking spot is not on level ground.
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Former Bristol County Jail

48 Court Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-7223
One accessible parking space across the street in a small parking lot. Accessible entrance is in the rear, but ramp (cement walkway) not ADA compliant. Jails accessible for viewing on first floor only.
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George Hail Free Library

530 Main Street
Warren, RI 02885
401-245-7686
Accessible parking in back of library leads to steps to back entrance. No parking in front. Electronically-controlled side entrance is available by dropping person with disability off at curb side. Non-ADA compliant ramp here leads to ground floor. Main floor is reachable by steps only. Museum is on 3rd floor.
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Haines Memorial Park

Metropolitan Park Drive
Barrington, RI 02806
401-253-7482
Gravel and grass pathways to picnic areas; access bathroom from rear entrance. East Bay Bike Path. Boat launch has Van parking. Adequate but unmarked parking. Bathroom entrance has sharp turn.
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Imago Foundation for the Arts

36 Market Street
Warren, RI 02885
401-245-3348
Parking lot across the street with accessible parking.
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Independence Park

Franklin and Thames Streets
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-1611
Located at head of East Bay Bike Path. Open area park with clear pathways, benches near water.
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Jack’s Family Restaurant

294 Child Street
Warren, RI 02885
401-245-4052
2 spots with sign on building but not lined. Ramp to front door from parking lot. Bathroom doors are too narrow and not accessible.
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Jacky’s Galaxie – Bristol

383 Metacom Avenue
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-8818
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Lepre Physical Therapy – Barrington

236 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-247-0500
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Luke’s Inn

650 Metacom Avenue
Warren, RI 02885
401-247-0665
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Mangia of Barrington

296 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-337-5600
Van accessible parking spot is not directly in front of restaurant. Bathroom can be accessed but paper towels are high.
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Miku Sushi Restaurant

306 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-289-2591
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Newman YMCA

472 Taunton Avenue
Seekonk, MA 02771
508-336-7103
Automatic door entry. Pool with automatic lifts; trained staff. Family locker room fully accessible. Specialized body training system available for people with disabilities. FES (Functional Electrical Stimulation) bike available to all members. Call for information.
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Newport Creamery – Barrington

296 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-245-2212
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Olympic Physical Therapy – Bristol

450 Hope Street, 3rd Floor
Bristol, RI 02809
401-396-9581
Parking in rear of building off of Court Street. Automatic door, wheelchair in lobby. Take elevator to 3rd floor facility.
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Olympic Physical Therapy – Warren

851 Main Street, Lower Level
Warren, RI 02885
401-337-5800
Handicapped parking is at front of building. Need to navigate down an incline on side of building to access ramp to entrance. There is additional unmarked parking in the rear of the building where the route of travel has less of an incline to entrance.
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Performance Physical Therapy – Barrington

310 Maple Avenue #104
Barrington, RI 02806
401-289-2170
Accessible parking is at the back of the building. Entrance to building has an automatic door. Take elevator to second floor. Bathroom is accessible but has a pole near entrance that may make access difficult for larger wheelchairs.
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PieZoni’s – Barrington

222 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-247-4445
Only entrance to restaurant is in the back. 1 marked accessible parking spot here.
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Quito’s Restaurant

411 Thames Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-4500
Handicapped parking spot marked with ground symbol only. Lip at side door entrance may make difficult for wheelchair access. Outdoor patio accessible.
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Redlefsen’s Restaurant

444 Thames Street
Bristol , RI 02809
401-254-1188
Parking across street from restaurant. Main entrance has 1 inch lip to navigate.
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RI Rehabilitation Center – Warren/Bristol

611 Metacom Avenue
Warren, RI 02885
401-245-9660
Tight turnaround in restroom.
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Rogers Free Library

525 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-6948
On street parking only in front but ADA ramp leads to front entrance. Just past the library is State Street. If you take this and then take a right onto Thames Street you will come to “Thames Street Landing Public Parking.” This is directly behind library and has van accessible parking spots that lead directly to the back entrance. Elevator. Outreach program for the homebound upon request.
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Serra Physical Therapy

60 Bay Spring Avenue #8
Barrington, RI 02806
401-289-2553
Accessible parking not directly in front of entrance. Need to navigate a short distance in parking lot to curb cut at entrance.
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Simone’s

275 Child Street
Warren, RI 02885
401-247-1200
Bathroom stall lacks adequate turnaround space.
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Table

8 Anoka Avenue
Barrington, RI 02806
401-337-5830
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Thames Waterside Bar & Grill

251 Thames Street
Bristol , RI 02809
401-253-4523
Parking in Thames Street Landing lot. Outdoor patio accessible.
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The Blue Kangaroo Cafe

328 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-289-2292
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The Lobster Pot

119 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-9100
Small “lip” to navigate at front door.
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Veterans Memorial Park

90 West Street
Barrington, RI 02806
401-247-1900 ext. 9
230 acres including pond, walking trails, benches, grills. Dirt roads. Open all year round.

Warren Bike Path

(near 35) Asylum Road
Warren, RI 02885
401-245-0200
Circular drive near path has no marked parking. There is dedicated handicapped parking at Hugh Cole Elementary School beyond the Warren Recreation Park adjacent to the bike path. Route of travel from school to bike path is over grass or via the road.
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Warren Recreation Park

50 Asylum Road
Warren, RI 02885
401-245-0200
Street parking per town but best parking is at Hugh Cole Elementary School adjacent to park. Routes of travel are gravel, grass, mulch, some paved. Playground, playing fields, basketball court. Covered pavillion with picnic tables may be difficult to navigate because of terrain and narrow aisles.
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