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Middle of Nowhere Diner

222 Nooseneck Hill Rd, Exeter, RI 02822-2101
+1 401-397-8855
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
222 Nooseneck Hill Rd, Exeter, RI 02822-2101
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wouldn't say it was in the Middle of Nowhere but not in a city for sure. A couple miles E of I-95S and about 5 miles south of I-95S as it bends around for a east-west orientation, this place is an absolute gem. They...More

1  Thank tfberry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised by how good this place is. Should have known by the large number of cars in the parking lot. We had whole belly and strip clams, hamburgers, a wrap, fish and chips. The meals were reasonably priced, larger servings, and came...More

Thank Fred P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the best maple walnut around- even better than inside scoop , and the pistachio ice cream is loaded with nuts. Very good quality and for $6.50!you can get a hand packed pint and can mix flavors- that I really like! For the fall they...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Needed dinner on our drive to Newport and stopped at this local diner. What a great idea! Full of locals by the time we left. Good food and very friendly service. Give it a try!

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 13 September 2017

you have to try it for yourself -- what an excellent place for any meal any time of day we've tried it all- we have never had a bad experience -- the staff are the best and always on their game...friendly helpful and courteous

Thank heracr
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stumbled onto this gem of a diner when we were riding a motorcycle on a back road. This is the place that you must come to. It is nothing fancy inside but the food is the best! It's everything you would...More

Thank jcmcgg13
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Heading to Providence and decided too far to wait to eat so googled and this place came up. Great find!. Wonderful fresh seafood platter, clam chowder and calimari. Small place but really good food... Literally in the middle of no where.

Thank mjb10001
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Clam Strip meal $12 large, fresh deliciously crisp yet not overdone. Mom had the chicken parm $10, homemade sauce chicken was juicy and delicious. Not 5 stars because there were 3-4 dirty (unbussed) tables and a couple of plates left over on the counter. Fast,...More

Thank jamie w
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This little restaurant has the most delicious home-made food. The prices are so reasonable. The staff is super friendly, and you will never leave there hungry.

Thank darlenec541
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch as the name is intriguing. The food was great I had a tuna club comes with fries for 8.99 my husband had a cheeseburger for 6.89. Large portions of food and good service.

Thank Cindy L
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Questions & Answers
Susan H
15 April 2016|
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Response from Cynthia T | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are a few fishselections. Usually on the menu as a special. Anything you order is good though so you cannot go wrong
Mary L
10 April 2015|
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Response from Barry N | Reviewed this property |
go to exit 5a to the end,turn right for half mile it will be on your left hand side. good food and plenty of it. off of 95 S RI
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Nooseneck Hill Rd, Exeter, RI 02822-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 401-397-8855
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