Scales & Shells

527 Thames St
Newport, RI 02840
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Customer Reviews (7 reviews)


on Citysearch Jul 01, 2008
it had been a few years since my last visit and yes the quality has gone down, at least they're back to calling them french fries! (more)

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on Citysearch Mar 23, 2008
If you love seafood, you will love Scales and Shells. We have recommended this to many friends who visit from out-of-town and everyone has been delighted with the food and especially the price. Great seafood at a... (more)

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on Citysearch Mar 21, 2008
Served hot and fresh seafood in the same pan it is cooked in, # 1 for the seafood lover in you. Casual dining and relaxed atmosphere. Priced right. Place for foot traffic, on the main strip. I would recommend to out of... (more)

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on Citysearch Mar 17, 2008
This is a casual open kitchen restaurant that buzzes with conversation and good times. Seafood is reasonably priced and is served often in the pan in which is was cooked. (more)


on Citysearch Mar 04, 2007
Restaurant serves a selection of seafood and pasta dishes in a bustling atmosphere. (more)


on Citysearch Dec 09, 2006
I have been here more than once, never by choice, and each visit rivals the previous visit as the worst seafood dining experience of my life. The only reason to go here is if you like your monkfish to have the texture of... (more)

Jennifer L.

on Judys Book Apr 12, 2006
I was disappointed in this restaurant. I had heard such good things about the atmosphere and the food. We were doomed to be sort of disappointed, even in the off season. We got right in for dinner with no wait. They have... (more)

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