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Evelyn's Nanaquaket Drive-In

2335 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878-3907
+1 401-624-3100
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good25%
  • Average24%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fried clams” (53 reviews)
“chowder” (49 reviews)
“seafood” (40 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
2335 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878-3907
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Reviewed yesterday

We came because Guy FIerri was here. We would come back just to say hi to the help. Great, super-friendly staff. Loved the clam bellies.

Thank MariaRini
Reviewed 3 days ago

...the clam platter is great. This year they have a new vendor and they are perfectly prepared. Extremely light batter and cooked to perfection. My friend wanders around the menu as opposed to me who always has the clams. This past Saturday he had the...More

Thank KirD
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When you think of Rhode island, you think good seafood. If you want a jumbo lump crab cake sandwich that's tasty, full of flavor and worth every penny...DON'T GO HERE! There was more bread than crabcake. They flattened the crabcake to try and make it...More

Thank Mami1Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice little local place. Sit inside or outside on the water. Whole belly clam roll was very good as was chicken sandwich. Service was great. Will return

Thank rbuskey106
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw this place on Diners Drive-ins and Dives and decided to give it a shot. We lucked out that it was empty for early July on a Sunday because the next few times we drove by it was completely packed. Definitely fits a "drive-in"...More

Thank Tak11937
Reviewed 1 week ago

Evelyn's is not just a drive-in, but you can get window service to go. You can also eat inside or in the back out side on the deck. Nice view of the water from the deck and the back of the small dining room. The...More

Thank 3,142,013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited Evelyns almost every summer for the past 20 years on our way to and from Little Compton.The location is excellent with a choice of eating outside on the waterfront or indoors.I recommend eating outside to fully enjoy the view. On this visit,Sat...More

1  Thank ECD111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great atmosphere! We had lobster rolls and lobster chow main! Amazing! Great place would go back again!

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw this restaurant arrant on diners drivins and dives on the Food Network a few years ago and been wanting to try it ever since. So we finally made it their on a Saturday night around 7. Only about a ten minute wait to sit...More

Thank big2006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous setting, outstanding fried food, crisp, friendly staff. You really don't need a menu: they have fish, fried fish, fried fish and clams, etc. And chicken pot pie, which was apparently quite good. Portions are large: the Fishermans platter really does weigh two pounds (...More

Thank Rooney10Boston
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Mary Ellen C
19 June 2016|
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Response from Jim F | Reviewed this property |
Three and a half hours from the GW Bridge Via I-95/I-195/RT24 Exit 5 in Rhode Island. NOT EXIT 5 IN MA at Fall River. Alternate route: Hutch to Merritt Parkway to I-95 in Milford, CT Local hotel is the Hampton Inn in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2335 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878-3907
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Tiverton
  • Phone Number: +1 401-624-3100
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