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Matunuck Oyster Bar

629 Succotash Rd, South Kingstown, RI 02879-5839
+1 401-783-4202
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (507 reviews)
“lobster roll” (155 reviews)
“jambalaya” (39 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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629 Succotash Rd, South Kingstown, RI 02879-5839
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was really good and very fresh. The service was excellent. We enjoyed a nice meal without feeling rushed.

Thank Anne122717
Reviewed 4 days ago

Finally made to this very popular restaurant. Friday night in January. No 1.5 hr. wait. Food was delicious. I had the yellow fin tuna. Best I’ve ever had. Tables are jammed in however, with people constantly bumping into our chairs. (And we were pushed all...More

Thank JimB8956
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't try to go here on the weekends or dinner time in the summer. You can't even get cars into the lot and for good reason. Our first time here we had the mussels and we practically drank the broth. On our second, most recent...More

Thank SeacoastSally
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first visit to Matunuck Oyster Bar will not be our last! We enjoyed a lovely dinner with my son & his wife to celebrate his birthday this past weekend. It was a bitterly cold night so we were very happy to find valet parking!...More

Thank DianeD1946
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in RI this afternoon. Someone mentioned lobsters and we all jumped on Yelp. Matunack got a great rating and they didn't disappoint. A friendly group of food servers. We tried the clam chowder, Lobster/Squash bisque, jumbo grilled shrimp, whole clam dinner and lobster...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 14 December 2017

My husband and I have been three times so far. The staff is so knowledgeable about the food, the owner is always on site and is so friendly. This is all for the most part locally grown food ( they have an onsite farm for...More

Thank jamie1113
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Crowded, yes. Service - no complaints. Atmosphere - ok enough. Food - wonderful. Started out with a nice assortment of oysters at the bar with drinks while waiting for our table. We were sat about 15 minutes after our reservation time, but no complaints. The...More

Thank Valarie B
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went for a late lunch today with two friends. My wife had the salmon and she really liked her choice. One of our friends ordered a lobster roll (she loved it), and her husband ordered a seafood special over risotto and...More

Thank pdnunes48
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I had the swordfish special and it was very good,nice and moist loved the smashed red potato’s and veggies. My wife had the lobster roll which she loves and always gets well this time there were no chunks of lobster lots of end pieces of...More

1  Thank Sailoroo17
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Enjoyed a beautiful midweek lunch on the patio last week. A perfect and sunny day with attentive wait staff. Meal was delicious; Oysters were sweet and briny, but a bit on the small size. Can’t beat that they were raised in the pond right outside...More

Thank Jayne C
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25 May 2017|
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Response from KhRI983 | Reviewed this property |
It's diagonally across the street from I'm captain jacks. Yes Open for lunch but make reservations or wait a long time (in summer season). Btw free valet parking.
Jacqueline P
9 January 2017|
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Response from Donna G | Reviewed this property |
Don't know bout high chairs , very crowded on weekends so maybe call about the chair and visit on a weeknight
15 September 2016|
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Response from Kmwduquette | Reviewed this property |
By October they should be accepting reservations. They do not accept them in summer so it is best to get there around 1130 when they open for lunch and enjoy that meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 629 Succotash Rd, South Kingstown, RI 02879-5839
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  South Kingstown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-783-4202
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