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Jamestown Fish

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14 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, RI 02835-1166
+1 401-423-3474
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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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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Farmington, CT USA
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I found the food fussy and the servings portions small. The service slow and inattentive. I have eaten down stairs and in the bar area upstairs. Twice upstairs I thought the bar tender and the wait staff forgot about us. The seafood sausage years ago was smelly and the linguini and clams was no different that what I could make... More 

Thank lauren M
Enfield, Connecticut, United States
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

When an eatery does it right, it is simply wonderful, and Jamestown Fish does it right. The menu offers varied seafood and American choices--from hamburgers in the bar upstairs, to appetizers and entrees in the five-star dining room, with service that is elegant and knowledgeable. We had mentioned it was our anniversary and the chef sent out some roasted squash... More 

Thank Marjorie S
Malibu, CA
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016

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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357 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

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 

Thank Trvlchic5
Old Mystic, Connecticut
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

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

Thank fifiandbobby2
Boston, Massachusetts
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77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 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 

Thank T D
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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.

Thank Ana B
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3 restaurant reviews
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 

Thank Albert G
Tiverton, Rhode Island
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6 reviews
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 

Thank c0lberte
Boston, Massachusetts
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78 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $65
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
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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
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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