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Lindy's Tavern

82 School St, North Smithfield, RI 02896-7922
+1 401-356-1966
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steamers” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (24 reviews)
“fried clams” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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82 School St, North Smithfield, RI 02896-7922
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Can't believe I had never been here before. It is a small hole in the wall, not fancy, bar and tavern. Lines can be long and I think they only hold about 45 people in here. I can tell you growing up in New England...More

Thank lexy3262
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was excellent. Prices very reasonable. Small place with not a lot of seating but worth the wait. Everything was amazing.

Thank lindabaez718
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going to Lindy's for years and loved it - it is a small, off the beaten path tavern type with a great bar and -up until recently - the best seafood around. Not anymore - went for our last time recently and...More

Thank Ron G
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Our first time there. Morgan was our waitress. Very friendly and attentive. The young man that sat us was offering assistance throughout our meal. My date ordered chicken stir fry and I ordered a boom boom burger. I thoroughly enjoyed the burger. The fries were...More

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

A very, very long time ago, this place was a bar for twenty somethings or frequent fliers. Fast forward decades later and it is a hidden gem for seafood lunches and dinners, with daily and nightly specials at very reasonable prices. Portion sizes are huge,...More

Thank Pauline D
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Wow! Had heard about this place a lot, but was turned off at the description of the premises: “small” “old” “ramshackle house”. (It is, indeed, small, so any more than a party of 6 will have trouble with seating.) 2 of us had to wait...More

Thank sarahviz
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The menu said the steak was 16 oz. Would you think two thin pieces of meat connected by a web of gristle an eighth of an inch thin with fat and gristle throughout? Neither did I. I was shocked. In the world of steak this...More

Thank Gretchen D
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Stopped in about 6 on a Saturday. Very crowded as we expected. Filled with locals who seem like they eat there often. Finally seated 40 minutes later. Food was really really good. Steamers sweet as can be, baked stuff shrimp was tasty and the prime...More

Thank BSouliere
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent fry clams great lobster roll and prime rib is wonderful also daily specials are very good. The drinks however are good depending on which bartender is on. The wait staff is always kind and courteous. However the place is very popular so there is...More

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

A jewel in the rough. Great menu... Fresh Seafood is delivered daily. Prices are very reasonable... Daily drink and food specials. Bowl of Chowder and 4 clam cakes on Tuesday $4.99. Excellent service and pleasant waitresses. They are moving to a larger space down the...More

Thank SheilajJoyce
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Deb C
5 December 2016|
Response from champignymarc | Reviewed this property |
I believe that they do have gluten free options. The staff is always so readily accommodating, I'm sure the chef could prepare you something that is gluten free and make your dining experience pleasurable. You must give... More
barbara g
17 July 2016|
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Response from Donna D | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is a bit to chilly in there for me so I bring a,sweater or jacket even in the summer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 School St, North Smithfield, RI 02896-7922
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  North Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 401-356-1966
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