Providence to New London
- Dy Jun 16, 2006 12:15 PM
We'll be traveling on I95 from Providence to New London on Monday and are looking for a place to eat lunch. Any suggestions?
I'm sure this one is off the wall! Take the exit for route 3, Coventry,RI. if you go right off the exit a few miles on the left is Gentelman Farmer. The red chowder is just spicy enough. Never had a bad lunch there and you can't beat the prices.
If you take a left off the exit (or continue to the next exit) you will find the Middle Of No Where diner.
Can not begin to say how cool and how varied this place is...
I live in Westerly, and I owe my Sister a nice lunch...I'm definitly thinking Up River..mmmm...
We stopped at Middle Of No Where Diner. It was very easy to find. The food was good, portions were great, but...the service lacked. We really felt like "out of towners" as the "regulars" all took turns gawking. Our waitress was more interested in talking about her future retirement than getting us our meals and drink refills. Would I go back? Not unless I really had no other choice.
I'm from Westerly transplanted to upstate NY. Do either of the diners have whole belly fried clams? I was down a few weeks ago and had some great Portuguese food at Captain Tim's Galley on Rt #1 across from the VFW in the strip mall. I had the pork casiola and cod cake sandwich. The pork was better. Next time down, we're headed to Flo's Clam Shack in Middletown. I've heard good reports. I think the Sea Swirl's overrated.