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Your Guide to Newburyport, Massachusetts

Newburyport is a city 35 miles North of Boston. Anchored on a rich Maritime heritage, family unity and hardworking local business owners, Newburyporters experience a lifestyle that is second-to-none. From our national attractions and boating community, to our award-winning dining and shopping, Newburyport, It's a Lifestyle.™ 

For this reason, is a Coastal Lifestyle Site dedicated to supporting Newburyport's best restaurants, artists, shops, businesses and charities who work together in keeping Newburyport One of the Most Beautiful Places to Live.

The Best of Newburyport VIP Program


The Best of NewburyportSM VIP Program is a local loyalty program that rewards VIP Card members with discounts EVERY TIME they dine and shop at the 180 participating Greater Newburyport restaurants and retailers. The goal of the program is to remind everyone to "shop local" and support our small businesses owners. Purchase one VIP Card for $25 or two for $40 and $10 of your purchase gets donated to the local nonprofit that you select from the list. partners with 23 local nonprofit organizations and donates 40% of VIP Card revenues to these organizations. 

The VIP Card Program gives members a choice of purchasing a Digital VIP Card in the Newburyport App or a Physical VIP Card. There is no swiping or scanning. Digital VIP Card users simply TAP the card image to show a valid VIP Card. Physical VIP Card users just show their card when making purchases.

The Newburyport App enables digital VIP Card display and it also provides users with a convenient directory to view discounts. The businesses can be sorted into four categories: Eat, Shop, Stay and Experience and there is also a search field. If App uses answer yes to the location questions when downloading the App, it will help remind them to use their Digital VIP Card at businesses that are near. Physical VIP Card users can view discounts and print the discounts list on the VIP Card Discounts page of 

Digital VIP Cards  are valid one year from purchase date and physical VIP Cards expire at the end of each calendar year. The 2018 Physical VIP Cards are available for purchase and are valid through 12/31/18. All black VIP Cards are expired. VIP Cards can be purchased online, through the Newburyport App, at the Custom House Gift Shop or The Newburyport Art Association.

 Use the appropriate link below to Download the "Newburyport App" for your Apple or Android device. It is free to download the App and view discounts, but you must make a purchase in order to receive login credentials, enabling Digital VIP Card display.

App Store: Download “Newburyport” for iOS/Apple

Play Store: Download “Newburyport” for Android/Google


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Best of Newburyport VIP Program

Use your Best of Newburyport VIP Card and support our 180+ participating Greater Newburyport restaurants, shops and businesses, all year round.

Neighborhood Bistro, West Row Cafe & Bar, Newburyport

West Row Cafe & Bar - New VIP!

West Row Café & Bar has fast positioned itself as a hip yet family-friendly neighborhood bistro where locals come for a fun lunch or dinner. Show your Newburyport App/VIP Card and receive 10% Off the food portion of the check.

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Café Magna

Café Magna is know for its amazing fresh brewed coffee drinks but they are also an excellent choice for sandwiches, salads, breakfast and other indulging snacks! Show your Newburyport App/VIP Card and receive 10% off food (excludes alcohol).

Sea Level Oyster Bar Seafood Restaurant, Newburyport MA

Sea Level Oyster Bar - New VIP!

Sea Level has distinguished itself as the local destination for market-fresh seafood, sandwiches and burgers served waterside with amazing views of the Merrimack River. Show your Newburyport App/VIP Card and receive 10% off food for up to four guests within a party.

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Paddle Inn - New VIP!

Enjoy exceptional food and service in Newburyport's coolest neighborhood restaurant.Show your Newburyport App/VIP Card and receive 20% Off food if seated between 4-6 PM.

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