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Matunuck Oyster Bar

629 Succotash Rd, South Kingstown, RI 02879-5839
+1 401-783-4202
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (531 reviews)
“lobster roll” (157 reviews)
“jambalaya” (34 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
629 Succotash Rd, South Kingstown, RI 02879-5839
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had gone here a year ago, first time-and were headed to Providence this time for an anniversary celebration; made a special detour to go first to Matunuck and was it ever the star in the crown of a special trip! The place was a...More

Thank ANNE R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Matunuck Oyster Bar has become one of the best restaurant’s in RI. I have been here many times and it is on my short list for RI’s best. The food is farm to table and delicious every time. The service is outstanding every time. Any...More

Thank Chasman2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Varied selections heavily weighted on the most delectable seafood experience. The sauces and accompaniments simply enhance your main entree. I had the scallops that were perfectly prepared, served with a yummy sauce, yummy potatoes and vegetables cooked to perfection. You simply cannot find better seafood...More

Thank Susan c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going to this restaurant for at least the past 7 years. We've watched it grow and expand without sacrificing quality or service. Oysters so fresh, right out of the oyster bed, the best fried calamari and clam chowder! There is so much...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would show some pictures but we ate the incredible stuffies, ceasar salad with anchovies, chowder that couldn't smell more buttery, freshest oysters.....

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the absolute BEST restaurant to take out of state guests who wish to experience true New England tradition. I treated my buddy to lunch and we had the Oyster sampler along with a couple of Narragansett beers (must stick to Rhode Island). This...More

Thank OldIronHip
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Finally Visited this wonderful restaurant this past weekend after reading about it about two years ago. Well, it was surely worth the wait. Drove all the way from Boston and after a bit of a long ride we made it with no complaints. Found two...More

Thank O C
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Would have given 5 stars but disappointed that with a 7:30 reservation we still waited 30 mins for a table. Clam chowder had a bit more onion taste than desired, cheese board was very good, yellow fin tuna was very much enjoyed also. The salmon...More

Thank pc19642015
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Nationally known local seafood dining on the water. Owner-grown oysters, produce, farm-to-table. Lengthy waits during beach season, reservations available off-season. Free Valet parking.

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We've been going to Matunuck Oyster Bar for years and every time we go it gets better! The food is fantastic, you cannot get a bad meal. A definite must if you are in the area! You won't be disappointed.

Thank Lisa R
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25 May 2017|
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Response from KhRI983 | Reviewed this property |
It's diagonally across the street from I'm captain jacks. Yes Open for lunch but make reservations or wait a long time (in summer season). Btw free valet parking.
Jacqueline P
9 January 2017|
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Response from Donna G | Reviewed this property |
Don't know bout high chairs , very crowded on weekends so maybe call about the chair and visit on a weeknight
15 September 2016|
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Response from Kmwduquette | Reviewed this property |
By October they should be accepting reservations. They do not accept them in summer so it is best to get there around 1130 when they open for lunch and enjoy that meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 629 Succotash Rd, South Kingstown, RI 02879-5839
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  South Kingstown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-783-4202
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