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Flo's Clam Shack

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4 Wave Ave, Middletown, RI 02842-7009
+1 401-847-8141
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Newport, Rhode Island
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80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

This is a must do if your in Newport..enjoy a shore dinner, clam cakes hot dogs. Burgers and or lobster with an ocean view on the upper deck!

Thank sandra r
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

My wife loved it. Great food , a little expensive but i will say best french fries i have ever had. Would come back just for the french fries. Parking is tricky and i have only been in the off season.

Thank steve4134
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Just called Flo's and got recording saying they're closed for the season, a little earlier than it said on their website. Sorry to not get there one more time for 2016! 😔 Have to wait until next March.....

Thank Scott O
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

All you can eat crab legs are a great deal. Check or call them to find out the special day. Views of the ocean. Cheap beers.

Thank Robert1948a
Parkville, Maryland
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

My wife and I recently visited Newport for our 40th anniversary (2nd honeymoon). In researching the trip, Flo's came up as the place to get great fried clams. They did not disappoint! My wife got the fried clams and I got the fried seafood platter. Both were delicious, although I think my eyes were bigger than my stomach. We tried... More 

Thank Wesley F
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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77 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

If you've never been to a clam shack, give Flo's a try--it's the real thing. Fancy is prohibited--you order, you pick up, you grab a table, and you love the food, and that's an order. Two floors (upper has a nice view), not much parking,I had whole belly fried clams, and while I have had better (I've been around these... More 

Thank hillretiree
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Seriously I've never been as full as I was when I left Flos that lunchtime. We had a small chowder each (10/10) and then shared the Fishermans platter. Lordy lord. If you go just have one dish each. You've been warned.

Thank bobholt_2000
North Haledon, New Jersey
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

There were so many good reviews on the restaurant menu that I expected good things from this place. It also ranked highly on TA. Unfortunately the food was not up to a high standard. My wife and I both ordered a cup of creamy clam chowder - there was very little flavor, and my wife swore she saw a clam,... More 

Thank LevisDadStaysAtHome
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

We had an evening meal here. My wife had fish and chips and I had fried clam strips. All food is cooked to order and is obviously very fresh

Thank Colin M
West Seneca, New York
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

homemade quality and affordable. Lobster roll was amazing and the creamy chowder tasted every bit of homemade.

Thank Tracy L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Wave Ave, Middletown, RI 02842-7009
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-8141

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?