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Flo's Clam Shack

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4 Wave Ave, Middletown, RI 02842-7009
+1 401-847-8141
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“fried clams” (145 reviews)
“seafood” (103 reviews)
“fries” (123 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
4 Wave Ave, Middletown, RI 02842-7009
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ignore any negative review about this place...it is absolutely excellent! Very traditional shack style setting and a perfect view upstairs overlooking the beach area. Best clam chowder by far that I’ve ever tasted and the clam cakes were lovely. The combo menu options were brilliant...More

Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There is not much to say about Flo’s other than it gets better and better every year. The seafood is excellent. Fresh. Perfectly cooked. Outstanding!!!! I’ve been coming for many years, and this trip was the best ever..... The fish and chips are awesome!! Perfectly...More

Thank ken k
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to Flo’s our first nite as we were staying a few blocks away. You line up outside an place your order and choose whether to stay and eat or take out. Table service is available upstairs. It’s definitely a local favorite/landmark type place. Food...More

Thank professorkev
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t fall for this place as a great local place like the documentary on Netflix makes it seem. My brilliant brother in law really wanted to go here. The view up stairs is super nice. And the food is pretty good but mainly fried things...More

Thank Santiago1109
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came across this as it was next to our hotel. Was very good, everything was fresh! Very casual; great place by the beach. Would definitely recommend!

Thank bridgettelamotta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family loves fried seafood so we were pretty excited about this place after all the things we heard! We were not disappointed, the clams, scallops, and fries were delish! But it was still not as good as our local go-to, the Clam Box in...More

Thank Gabriella G
Reviewed 1 week ago

we sampled many things on the menu, and the fried scallops and the fish and chips were awesome. skip the lobster roll.

Thank J R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we got there the line was very long. You go up to the window order your food and then get a table with a buzzer. Clam strips were mediocre. The fries were okay and chicken was tasteless.

Thank Itslily x
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

great place for fresh seafood. our order at one window pick it up at another window. i had the fresh scallops delicious and lobster roll the next time we were there. you gotta go there if you are near there

Thank bruce g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our party had a lobster roll, crab cake, red clam chowder, and a seafood sampler. Fries are awesome. Cole slaw is not awesome - no flavor. Clam chowder was okay, but very thin. Crab cake was not as good as you get in MD. Fried...More

Thank Jennifer T
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Questions & Answers
April 29, 2018|
Response from CCtiger258 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they can mail food but it is these fried clams and fresh Sea Food on the planet
November 4, 2017|
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Response from carolann k | Reviewed this property |
They are closed.
September 28, 2017|
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Response from TaniaLyn | Reviewed this property |
i believe they are atleast through columbus day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
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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