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THE SHACK at Dutch Harbor

252 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, RI 02835-1168
+1 401-423-0630
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“tacos” (16 reviews)
“burrito” (12 reviews)
“lobster” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Mexican
252 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, RI 02835-1168
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been longtime fans of Chef Rojas and it was wonderful to enjoy his tacos and salads in Jamestown. As usual, top flight, fresh and locally grown ingredients carefully and thoughtfully prepared. Well worth the stop if your are not a fortunate local.

Thank Pedralbes74
Reviewed 21 March 2018

There is nothing better than hanging out at the picnic tables waiting for your fish tacos or burrito bowl. This IS summer. The view of Dutch Harbor. The glistening water of Narragansett Bay. The menu is wonderfully limited; and there's something for everyone. Bring cash....More

Thank whitly37
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The Shack is a great grab and go option for boaters, but expect a bit of a wait on the weekends. The young staff are great, working efficiently and cheerfully in the hot cramped kitchen. All the tacos are delicious, and the guacamole is fresh....More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Delicious tacos, burritos and bowls. My wife had beef tacos and I had the lobsters bowl. Seating is outside along the water with picnic tables.

Thank mrosewhite
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Had the best shrimp burrito here. Friends got tacos. Beef, chicken, and shrimp was all tasty. Everyone enjoyed their food.

Thank Liz L
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I've been to the Shack several times and it never disappoints. It is located at the extreme West end of Narragansett Ave in Dutch Harbor. Parking is shared with the harbor, but there are several make-shift spots generally available. The building itself is literally a...More

1  Thank Locovore
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We went here Saturday May 20 2017. Found the shack, but there was no restaurant. The reviews sounded good -- we were disappointed it wasn't open (even though the hours online said it was open.) No restaurant signs.

Thank surfinginflorida
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Great food but really more than what most people would expect to spend for a quick lunch on a dirty picnic bench.

Thank riwalker2015
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This little hidden "shack" in Dutch Harbor on the island of Jamestown is a true gem. The tacos are the best I've had. It's solely take-out with a few picnic benches right at the water's edge. It does get busy during the summer high season....More

Thank onthego321
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Shack has become a Jamestown institution. In a small, unprepossessing space at Jamestown's Dutch Harbor, a small team turns out superb fish, lobster and meat filled tacos. And customers eat at picnic tables within feet of the water. Food and setting complement each other...More

Thank Eugene M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, RI 02835-1168
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Jamestown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-423-0630
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