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Nordic Lodge

178 E Pasquisett Trl, Charlestown, RI 02813-3708
+1 401-783-4515
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab legs” (38 reviews)
“lobster” (153 reviews)
“prime rib” (52 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
178 E Pasquisett Trl, Charlestown, RI 02813-3708
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I come to the Nordic every year and it's always an experience! Especially since we drive all the way from NY City to get there. Trust me that the 3+ hours of driving each way is worth it. We bring lots of differed people with...More

Thank jhaddouche
Lisa B, Owner at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We can't possibly thank you enough for sharing such a kind and detailed review. It means so much to us to know that our efforts are so appreciated. It is our pleasure to provide you with the experience described here and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my 3rd time here but it seems the wait is extra long. Not to mention the fact that the price continue to rise. It seems like with all of the tour buses that pull into here they would keep the prices a little...More

1  Thank Uslowublow
Lisa B, Manager at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What did you think? I am anxious to hear your thoughts after dining. Also, as an FYI- there is a page on our website, updated weekly, that shares the best time to visit to avoid a long wait. There are many times available during which...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think the big thing on my mind was ensuring the value for price. I can say it was pretty easy to recoup that and then some. Nearly all the food was just as good as what you would get in a high end restaurant...More

1  Thank Curious_Chemist
Lisa B, Manager at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow !! How awesome this this review?? We can't thank you enough for sharing. It is our pleasure to provide this experience to any and everyone that ventures to our location. We will hope to host you and your wife again before the season is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have my Christmas party here every year for the last 7 years twenty people for 7 years and never heard one bad thing from any one as a matter of fact all 10s from everyone so let me tell you the group checking you...More

Thank rclconstructioninc
Lisa B, Manager at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow- that's awesome ! Ty so much for your years of visiting us. We pledge to continue offering the same quality of experience going forward in an effort to continue earning your loyalty. It means a lot to us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and three of my cousins planned a dinner trip to the Nordic lodge. We heard about the all you can eat seafood buffet. Well it's worth the trip. The variety of seafood was amazing. Not only the choices were abundant but the food quality...More

Thank Bill V
Lisa B, Manager at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

How very nice Bill ! We are grateful you enjoyed your time with us and took the time to share about it. Come and see us anytime you are ready for another fantastic dining experience.

Reviewed 16 July 2017

This was our first time to dine at The Nordic Lodge. You have NO Idea what you are missing by not eating here. One set price covers all of the lobster, ribs, prime rib, stake, shrimp of all kinds and your non alcoholic drink. There...More

1  Thank XWagonmaster
Lisa B, Manager at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

How nice! Ty so much for sharing. We will look forward to providing many similar experiences to you in the future.

Reviewed 16 July 2017

I went here with my daughter for her birthday because she is a lobster fan and I wanted her to enjoy as much lobster as she could. I really liked the place. My reason for not giving it 5 stars is only because I feel...More

1  Thank katreyes_1
Lisa B, Manager at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

TY for sharing. We have recently replaced the carpet in our entire facility so that means we are up to 5 stars from you. Yay!

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Once you get passed the sticker shock (yes it's $96 per person) you can loosen your belt a few notches and dig in. Our waiter Ryan was supper attentive. Everything you've heard is TRUE. Unlimited lobster, king crab legs, crayfish, fried scallop, shrimp how about...More

1  Thank Linda G
Lisa B, Manager at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Very good advise indeed Linda. Ty for sharing!

Reviewed 9 July 2017

We've been here before, but it is pricey so it has been a while since our last visit. The food is absolutely amazing. You would never find anything better anywhere in the world. It is a special treat indeed.More

Thank mcgfredet
Lisa B, Manager at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

TY so much for sharing. We offer the best of the best. TY for recognizing that. It is what you have grown to expect from us and what you deserve. No compromises here. It will be our pleasure to host you whenever you are able...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This place is incredible! Everything we ate was cooked to perfection! The lobsters were sweet and firm, the shrimp and scallops were out of this world. The Prime rib could be cut with a fork! The raw bar was spot on. We travelled 6 hours...More

1  Thank Maria B
Lisa B, Manager at Nordic Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are humbled by the distances some guest go to spend time with us. We do our best to be worthy of those efforts and it sounds like we met our mark with you Maria. TY so much for taking the time to share. it...More

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6 August 2017|
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Response from Uslowublow | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they would offer a no seafood price, because I do recall the $96.00 pp price includes everything on the buffet. They do have steak, ribs, chicken, salads and other non seafood items on the buffet.
Samantha B
9 July 2017|
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Response from SuzyDough | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can get your own table as we were a party of 2 and there was a party of 20. It's better to go Friday than on the weekend. The wait line is not as long. We arrived at 7pm and there was no waiting time on a Friday... More
Samantha B
9 July 2017|
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Response from DML611 | Reviewed this property |
You can get a table for 2!...getting one by the window makes for an even better experience; but you're a little farther from the food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$90 - US$100
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
14:00 - 18:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 E Pasquisett Trl, Charlestown, RI 02813-3708
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-783-4515
Unlimited high end buffet featuring lobster, prime rib, filet mignon, scallops, shrimp, oysters, clams, fresh fruits, seafood and many other salads, gourmet dessert bar including chocolate covered strawberries and cherries, carrot cake, cheesecake, strawberry shortcake, apple blossoms and even Haagan Dazs ice cream bar.
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