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Jamestown Fish

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14 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, RI 02835-1166
+1 401-423-3474
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Closed
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Malibu, CA
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner at Jamestown Fish over Thanksgiving weekend 2016. After we shared a dozen delicious Rhode Island oysters, I had the scup in homemade green curry sauce on a bed of celeriac and spinach. The fish was cooked perfectly, with a salty, crispy exterior. The curry was so tasty I wanted to lick the plate. Then for dessert, I... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For date night, my husband and I decided to try our Jamestown fish during Newport Restaurant week. We made a reservation fairly easily and arrived prior to the reservation. We were seated fairly quickly and did not have to wait. We both opted for the restaurant week menu and overall the food was good. The menu seemed limited for the... More 

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Old Mystic, Connecticut
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A terrific restaurant. We ate outside on their patio which had a limited, but still delightful, menu. Highly recommended!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

I was a little apprehensive about making a second trip to Jamestown Fish. Our first visit, in July 2015, was extraordinary. Would it live up to the memories? Yes it would. With the changed season we were greeted by a menu that included cold-weather fish and vegetables and sauces that were more robust and complex. For starters, I had Cape... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

The food and service at fish is outstanding. I love the octopus. The wine list is also fabulous as well as the cocktails.

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Thank Ana B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

We sat at the outside bar and had pizza and burgers and the pizza is some of the best pizza I've ever had. The crust is crispy all the way through and The Taste was just out of this world! I believe they have 4 different menus throughout the restaurant which gives a great variety if you're looking for something... More 

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Tiverton, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

I've been to Jamestown Fish a few times & it's wonderful! Professional service, lovely atmosphere & the food is delicious! I had the caprese salad to start every time & I love it! Delicious mozzarella! Last time I had the lobster & pasta which was flavorful & just scrumptious! They serve their yummy bread warm (a must for me to... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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77 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Had some delicious oysters, sister had the fish soup that was fair, intense fish taste but nothing else discernible. Husband got scallops that were good, but sliced up to appear more plentiful than they really were. Nice, warm bread was very tasty. Best part of meal was a lemon polenta cake with almond cream for dessert. Homespun peach ice cream... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

A varied menu offering something for everyone. The menus differ, depending on where you are seated. The greatest variety is in the upstairs bar while the more limited menu is in the outside terrace. A pleasant evening

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Newport, Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Although we'd been hearing mixed reviews of Fish lately, we decided to make a reservation because another couple wanted to meet us there. It was a Tuesday night so only the outdoor patio was open, but a call in advance assured us that a half dozen specials would be available as well as the outdoor more casual menu. We thoroughly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $65
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, RI 02835-1166
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Jamestown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-423-3474
Description
Jamestown FiSH - A European Inspired Seafood Restaurant Executive Chef Matthew MacCartney - New England Winner of Food & Wine The People's Best New Chef 2014 & 2015. The restaurant holds the Wine Spectator Best Award of Excellence since 2014 and currently features over 600 selections from around the world with a focus on France and Italy. Voted (2016) Best Statewide Winelist (RI Monthly Readers Poll) Please call or visit our website for reservations.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?