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Flo's Clam Shack

4 Wave Ave, Middletown, RI 02842-7009
+1 401-847-8141
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“clam cakes” (119 reviews)
“lobster roll” (126 reviews)
“fried seafood” (44 reviews)
Opens in 7 min
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
4 Wave Ave, Middletown, RI 02842-7009
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is pure summer. Grab a beer, place an order (fried clams of course), and find a spot on the upstairs deck looking out over the sweeping views ahead.

Thank sarahgoeshere
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lots of fried seafood. Big portions. Very popular so we waited in huge line to order. Lady taking our order was very friendly. Cold beer.

Thank Yorkdog
Reviewed 6 days ago

can I bring a dog-REALLY-bring your dog -NOTHING like paying top dollar to eat NEXT to A DOG!!!! Never mind other folks -intrude on their day with your dog-stay home

Thank tgelfuso22
Reviewed 1 week ago

Flo's Clam Shack is a local landmark - lot of history in the place. This was right opposite our hotel, made it easy to add a stop here :-). This is right opposite the "first beach" (in Middletown, right outside Newport). You order your food,...More

Thank hmikki
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is good, with the emphasis, not surprisingly, on fried clams. Those were good and generous The lobster roll was good but not ample. The clear chowder ( minus the cream) was a tasty section. This is very informal and right across from Easton...More

Thank jmlwill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got to Newport last weekend and found this seafood restaurant across from a public beach and the cliff walk. You order your food and pick it up on the other side and then find your table to eat. Good, greasy fried seafood and crunchy...More

Thank Rose M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great spot for a quick dinner and drink after the beach. Definitely sit upstairs with great views of the ocean. Lobster roll combo was delicious.

Thank ElaineL63Sunshine
Reviewed 1 week ago

Afternoon view of the beach, with fresh and delicious clam strip roll. Also had the clam cake, light and fluffy. Quite tasty!

Thank micbarbz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Flo’s was amazing! Best lobster roll I had during my whole trip to Newport. The staff was helpful and accommodating. The views on the second floor of the water were fantastic. We were able to sit outside and enjoy the beautiful weather while eating and...More

Thank Erin R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Order and pick up your food at the counter and then find a table. Place gets busy. Food is ready pretty quickly. They have great clam chowder, seafood and burgers too. We sat upstairs. Prices were reasonable. Quality and quantity of food were great. Would...More

Thank PeoriaMom
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Questions & Answers
29 April 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
5 November 2017|
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Response from carolann k | Reviewed this property |
They are closed.
28 September 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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, 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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