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Bigelow's New England Fried

79 N Long Beach Rd, Rockville Centre, NY 11570-5031
+1 516-678-3878
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fried clams” (35 reviews)
“chowder” (27 reviews)
“ipswich clams” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
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79 N Long Beach Rd, Rockville Centre, NY 11570-5031
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Honestly some of the best and freshest seafood I have ever had. I had The Boston cod and it was cooked and seasoned perfectly. My brother had the Ipswitch clams and they were The best clams we've ever had. The atmosphere is great. The staff...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The New England Clam Chowder is some of the best I've ever had, made fresh daily if you like a creamy Chowder this is where it's at. The clam strips are amazing ! They even fry their French fries extremely well. For fried food their...More

Thank maris3a
Reviewed 15 April 2017

One really hesitates to review Bigelow's because more people will want to visit! The fried clams are out of this world! I think this place is busy,busy every night! The parking area is small, but people are willing to wait to have their fried clams....More

Thank Elaine A
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Fried seafood that is fresh and good in a clam bar atmosphere. Quick service with food prepared in front of you. Not for those who are counting cholesterol.

Thank baron4
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Bigelow's has a great history, a great story, a great look and a great menu. Regrettably, the food is not nearly as great. The bisque and Manhattan clam chowder were acceptable, the fried cod was unseasoned and flavorless, the fried clams and oysters were plump,...More

Thank sw77nyc
Reviewed 18 March 2017

As I visit Cape Cod very often, I have enjoyed many "fast-food" fried seafood dishes that so many "hole-in-the wall" places seem to offer. Bigelow's is a small, converted home that has become a well known fried fish "hole-in-the-wall" restaurant. The reviews say it all!...More

1  Thank Gymguy40
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Best fried fish you will find. The Manhattan clam chowder is awesome. Highly suggested the Buffalo calamari. It's fried fish that's fresh and awesome. Non foodies don't bother you won't find anything you can "adjust" it's just good foodie food.

Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Love this place family style environment and great fried clams. They only accept cash no credit cards at all which a set you off a bit but the food is great. They also have homemade pies which is amazing. Very small restaurant only bar like...More

Thank TaneaW319
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Excellent New England Fried Seafood. The Belly Clams are delicious, perfectly fried to order. This time we discovered that the Crab Cakes and Calamari are also just as good. The Clam Chowder and Seafood Bisque can be ordered to go, if you can't wait for...More

1  Thank KeokiHangLoose
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Yum yum yum!! Great place to eat. Don't worry about your diet. Everything is healthy. Fried is recommended but they offer delicious broiled food too!!🐠

Thank Jeannette B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 N Long Beach Rd, Rockville Centre, NY 11570-5031
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Rockville Centre
  • Phone Number: +1 516-678-3878
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