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Dead Eye Dick's

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218 Ocean Ave, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807-7710
+1 401-466-2654
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster blt” (16 reviews)
“fish and chips” (15 reviews)
“french fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
218 Ocean Ave, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807-7710
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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Last July, was my first visit to Block Island with my family. When it was around lunchtime me and my family were looking for a place to eat and we came across Dead Eye Dick's for a place to eat lunch. The staff at Dead...More

1  Thank Raven Jinxx C
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

I think I enjoyed the view from the decking & the actual atmosphere more than my food which was fine, nothing too special. Had the burger, French fries were not the best. No complaints re service. Good venue for friends for drinks & snacks.

Thank Mocster
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Outdoor dining overlooking the water, spectacular at sunset. We chose Dead Eye for the seafood but couldn't resist trying the quirky Dead Eye burger, topped with fried oysters. Most incredible burger I have ever had! Great value, great service!

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Dead Eye Dicks! Yummy lobster salad, decent french fries, great view - super staff. And we wandered back over saturday night and caught a great jazz trio. Same waitress and hostess working doubles - and super sweet.

Thank MontaukTraveler
Reviewed September 1, 2017

It's one of those places that seems to thrive because it's "the place to go" and because of it's location in New Harbor. We had a reservation for outside but were told it would be another 45 minutes so we sat inside. No real view...More

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed September 1, 2017

Bad clam chowder, "medium rare" burger a hockey puck and non existent waitress. You do the math. The Oar 5x better.

2  Thank coryboy1952
Reviewed September 1, 2017

We have been here everytime we have visited Block Island. The views are outstanding and the food is awesome. Service is good and even if you have to wait they have a wonderful spot to wait with great views. Awesome place to watch the sunset.

Thank kristiwife1
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

After reading glowing reviews and hearing from several folks that it was a place we shouldn't miss, we were very disappointed. 4 of our group ordered steak and requests ranged from "black & blue" to medium. All complained the steak was too tough to eat....More

2  Thank Steve F
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

This is a great spot for dine oysters, martinis and a sensational view. Sit outside under the awning for a harbor view.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We had dinner (party of six) and restaurant was great. Atmosphere was a big loud, but so were we. Drinks from the bar were great. We mixed it up between swordfish, lobster roll, and a few steaks. Everything was great. Oyster selection was great as...More

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Response from dmg823 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Judy L | Reviewed this property |
Same as other answer. Inside yes, outside depends on the size of the group. We saw a group of about 12 outside, and they had a res.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Ocean Ave, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807-7710
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
  • Phone Number: +1 401-466-2654
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One of the oldest restaurants on the island, Dead Eye Dick's was completely renovated in 2010. Now open for lunch, dinner and drinks daily. Menu focuses on fresh seafood and coastal New England cuisine. Sit on our outdoor deck overlooking New Harbor and enjoy beautiful sunset views. The indoor dining room easily accommodates large groups. Reservations available for inside only. Check out our website for menus, photos and further information.
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