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Wagamama80 Jun 8, 2010 05:56 AM

Hi all,
I am looking for a good clam shack or casual seafood restaurant in/around Matunuck RI. Any and all suggestions would be great!

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    JaneRI RE: Wagamama80 Jun 8, 2010 10:52 AM

    I'm a huge fan of the Matunuck Oyster Bar on Succotash Rd (the road leading to East Matunuck State Beach, across the street from Cap'n Jacks). Gorgeous outdoor patio on the salt pond. Their own oysters and a huge menu.

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      elle bee RE: JaneRI Jun 8, 2010 04:05 PM

      I second Matunuck Oyster Bar...You can even take a tour of the Oyster farm...can anything be better than a "farm to table" oyster?!?

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        Bivalve88 RE: JaneRI Jun 8, 2010 05:26 PM

        You can't go wrong with the Matunuck Oyster Bar. Yum......

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        Babs RE: Wagamama80 Jun 9, 2010 11:17 AM

        Matnuck Oyster Bar is great, but do also go to Tara's Joyce Family Pub, right on the beach while you are there. Irish pub food, a la american, great people, right on the beach. Music every night. Always a party.

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          Sean RE: Babs Jun 10, 2010 10:02 AM

          Matunuck Oyster Bar is awesome.

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            amerksmann22 RE: Sean Jun 13, 2010 11:02 AM

            Have to agree...Matunuck is wonderful.

            Might be the best Fish and chips I have ever had

        2. hychka RE: Wagamama80 Jun 11, 2010 02:39 PM

          A bit further east, we like Champlains in Galilee, Spain south of Scarbourgh Beach and a Chinese place in Narragansett.

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            LMWW RE: hychka Jun 27, 2010 04:40 PM

            Ocean View chinese? This place is a hidden gem - crazy menu, with a selection of dishes I have never seen on a chinese food menu. It's a 2-person operation - the chef, and a quirky woman at the front of the house... Cash only.

            Not seafood, but since chinese was mentioned...

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            joe777cool RE: Wagamama80 Jun 12, 2010 08:50 AM

            Captain Jacks is GROSS - stay away! Similar post a little while back....

            http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/691287

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            Captain Jack's Restaurant
            706 Succotash Rd, Narragansett, RI 02879

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              dandyhopper RE: joe777cool Jun 12, 2010 05:51 PM

              Jim's Dock - a BYOB at the end of Succotash Rd (by the state pier) - it's a cash only place. Great view and food is good. You also might like Aunt Carrie's in Narragansett (also BYOB) - it has great homemade cinnamon bread, pies, and great seafood. If you just want clam cakes and chowder, right next door to Aunt Carrie's is Iggy's.

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              Aunt Carrie's Restaurant
              1240 Ocean Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882

              Jim's Dock
              1175 Succotash Rd, Wakefield, RI 02879

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