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Evelyn's Nanaquaket Drive-In

2335 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878-3907
+1 401-624-3100
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good24%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fried clams” (53 reviews)
“fries” (51 reviews)
“chowder” (47 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
2335 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878-3907
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Reviewed May 6, 2018

I wish this place was closer to home. Went out of our way to stop here based on reviews we had seen. The food was fantastic. The scallops were grilled perfectly and the horseradish sauce they were served with was amazing. Fish tacos were good...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed February 22, 2018

All the typical fried seafood, hot dogs and hamburgers. Order and pay inside. They will bring it to you outside. Sit on picnic tables over looking a small inlet off of Narragansett Bay. Then ride south towards Little Compton through large fields and forests. Come...More

Thank HappyWanderer1492
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Evelyn’s at sunset , on a seashell floor, by Nanaquaket pond is one of most lovely places to enjoy eating and lounging away a summer evening

Thank Barbara D
Reviewed September 21, 2017

The food if great but it seems the prices go up a lot every year. There are are more places that you can go to get the same stuff and quality/quantity for cheaper. My family has been going there and other places since before I...More

Thank apatriot73
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

This place is great, I had the "Crabby Patty" which is a grilled crab cake with horseradish mayonnaise type of dressing with fries. It was delicious, we also an appetizer of clam cakes and calamari rings w/banana peppers. All the food was delicious and the...More

Thank LocalMoya08
Reviewed September 13, 2017

ok well first off you have a nice view in a back yard type place,on the water.The staff is extremely friendly, we had Cheryl as our waitress,shes great.We started with the Rhode island chowder, which is more like just a broth,not with any cream, and...More

Thank sanitationgirl2000
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We have wanted to try Evelyn's for years. I read the reviews and went with an open mind. We ordered lobster bisque (my husband thought there was way too much sherry) and I had a cup of white clam chowder (t was served warm not...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed September 5, 2017

The service was great and the view is wonderful but the food from the weird tasting lettuce in the salad to the tasteless previously frozen salmon, was disgusting.

Thank lilaynie
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Stopped in for lunch on Tuesday and got served very fast, but it wasn't very busy. The "Stuffer" was great and the clam cakes very good and obviously fried in clean oil. We sat in the car and ate while absorbing the outstanding view of...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed August 28, 2017

the food was terrific. the scallops were out of this world, and the waitress was lovely, pleasant, and helpful. just loved this place.

Thank setarch2016
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September 2, 2017|
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Response from Mami1Virginia | Reviewed this property |
they are open but their hours change
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June 19, 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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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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