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The Nordic

178 E Pasquisett Trl, Charlestown, RI 02813-3708
+1 401-783-4515
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab legs” (41 reviews)
“lobster” (164 reviews)
“prime rib” (53 reviews)
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
178 E Pasquisett Trl, Charlestown, RI 02813-3708
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

All you eat seafood.. the stuffed mushrooms were my favorite. The price is steep at 97.00 but ill be going back next week with my boyfriend for his first experience.

3  Thank Nicole G
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Terrific Nicole. We will look forward to hosting you again. I bet your BF is going to LOVE it !! Please let us know. Ty~

Reviewed 21 November 2017

Nordic is a large picturesque restaurant set in a beautiful South County forest. It is also a destination for many groups and individual travelers given it's large rooms, lodge-like coziness and capacity to serve many diners at once. The serving sizes and many courses are...More

1  Thank Geo H
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Ty so much for sharing Geo. We will look forward to hosting you again another time soon.

Reviewed 16 November 2017

We arrived on Sunday at 2pm. What a beautiful location. As we pulled up, the grounds were adorned with a hammock, Adirondak chairs, a fountain, a paddock with a horse, mini donk, sheep and alpacas. You are invited to enjoy the grounds during your visit....More

5  Thank Lizbeth S
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Ty so much for sharing such a kind and detailed review Cynthia. You paint a lovely picture of our offerings and I am certain it will inspire many new guests to come our way. Have a safe and healthy winter and we will definitely look...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

WOW!!...U like lobster/king crab/seafood in general?....and a buffet with quality apps/meats etc?....GET HERE!!...Only open certain hours on weekends Apr-Dec and be prepared to wait for a table (if not in reserved group of 20 or more)....BUT WORTH IT~~....Waiting til 2018 to come back!!

Thank CoachK2525
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thanks so much. We still have 4 weeks left in our 2017 season if you need us sooner, otherwise, yes- we will be happy to have you back in 2018 !

Reviewed 12 November 2017

expensive, yes, quality,great,menu huge,hungry? a great place to go. not a place you can go all the time due to the price but great for a special event. Figure over $200.00 per couple without drinks. but they do what buffet eaters want. provide the best...More

1  Thank Barry N
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thanks so much for sharing Barry. Sounds like you had a 5 star experience with us. We look forward to seeing you again whenever you are ready for another one.

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Our first time going to Nordic and I must say it definitely will not be the last!! All you can eat fresh seafood and grilled steak! What more can you ask for? The dessert bar!!!! The best!!! We loved it, loved it, loved it! We...More

1  Thank doloresrose
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Terrific! So glad you enjoyed your time with us. Swinging in a lakeside hammock, cocktail in hand or relaxing by the fire pit are not horrible ways to spend some time, lol. Glad you found the wait enjoyable and yes our staff is aces all...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

We weren't sure what to expect when my brother-in-law announced that he was driving from his home in South Carolina to have his 70th birthday dinner at the Nordic Lodge. We joined him for what turned out to be a wonderful night. The Nordic Lodge...More

Thank SandyKNA
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Ty so much for such a kind and detailed review. We are constantly humbled by the lengths our guests go through to enjoy us. We are very glad we were able to host such a wonderful event for your family and are happy you went...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. Lobster, crab legs...go hungry because there is so much food and it is all great. Lots to see and est.. grounds are lovely too

Thank cfalz
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Ty so much for your kind review. Sounds 5 star worthy to me. We'll hope for that after your next visit. Thank you!

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Ok first I will say super friendly, great service. Now I will say, what i remember eating (food coma)was as follows: 3 lobsters (good size), 1 filet mignon- cooked to order,2 pieces of chicken, fried rice, broccoli, baked potato, pickle, 2 New York style pieces...More

Thank lorri1976
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Ty so much for sharing Lorri. Sounds like you had a nice selection of our offerings. Please come again soon so you can try some of the things you missed.

Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were there at 2 pm and with no wait>love your food and excellent service for our 2 hours, Your staff are amazing and i had the time to talk with them>they always have amazing smiles. Excellent food>it is so worth the price> you folks...More

Thank rjoni47
Lisa B, Manager at The Nordic, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Awesome ! Thank you so much for sharing and for the great review ! We are very happy you enjoyed your time with us. Come again soon!!

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Kim T
27 November 2017|
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Response from lorri1976 | Reviewed this property |
No they do not
Linda Martin Z
27 October 2017|
Response from heracr | Reviewed this property |
yes, and they are wonderful people - beautiful and quaint place to stay on the wood river - we've also stayed at Phil and Ann's motel which is also wonderful and actually closer to the Nordic and the beach. enjoy either you... More
7 August 2017|
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Response from Uslowublow | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they would offer a no seafood price, because I do recall the $96.00 pp price includes everything on the buffet. They do have steak, ribs, chicken, salads and other non seafood items on the buffet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$90 - US$100
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 E Pasquisett Trl, Charlestown, RI 02813-3708
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-783-4515
Unlimited high end buffet featuring lobster, prime rib, filet mignon, scallops, shrimp, oysters, clams, fresh fruits, seafood and many other salads, gourmet dessert bar including chocolate covered strawberries and cherries, carrot cake, cheesecake, strawberry shortcake, apple blossoms and even Haagan Dazs ice cream bar.
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