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Flat Waves Food Shack

1130 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI 02842-5205
+1 401-847-9283
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish tacos” (3 reviews)
“kalua pork” (2 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
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1130 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI 02842-5205
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Delicious and healthy food. Friendly staff. I have eaten here multiple times and have never been disappointed. Great for carry out as well as eating in.

1  Thank lisa newport w
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting Hawaiian menu in an east coast beech town fish tacos, pork tacos and more Big carry out menu Operating from 1100-2000

1  Thank John O
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The Kahala pulled pork was greasy and would have been tasteless except for the teriyaki sauce,macaroni salad was awful and to drink craft sodas or water.

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Small venue but great food! Five star service and a great family atmosphere. The chicken and pork plates are amazing and the burgers are worth the trip. We eat Fat Waves at least once a week. And they deliver to the local area!

2  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Grew up in hawaii eating all sorts of hawaiian foods like plate lunches and plently of spam dishes. I digress... We got a few orders to go and I have to tip my hat to them. The pulled pork was done quite nicely but I...More

1  Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Went there first on a VERY hot day and really loved their shave ice-3 flavors, huge, and very reasonable. Returned for dinner that night-my husband had the kalua pig dinner and I had the shrimp tacos...everything was delicious and such a bargain! Rhode Island is...More

1  Thank YujiOda
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I am a huge fan of Flat Waves! I typically eat there once a week. I highly recommend you try everything on the menu although my two personal favorites are the Shrimp Tacos and the Musubi

1  Thank BillyB0nes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Having never been to Hawaii, I can't vouch for whether this is authentic. What I do know is this was fresh, made to order, and low cost. I asked the attendance at the window, "What's good?" He replied, "You want the pulled pork over rice...More

2  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This restaurant has good food, good staff, but the issue with the place is they are semi-short staffed and they are overhyped and are busy due to that. I usually go their truck that they have during Gulls Games. I don't usually buy anything because...More

1  Thank Green M
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Warm, inviting staff. They took the time to explain their menu for those who know about Hawaiian food. We chose this place because the restaurant was featured on the travel channel. It was worth trying something new to the palate. The portions are huge and...More

2  Thank Lisa W
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 15
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1130 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI 02842-5205
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-847-9283
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Flat Waves was established in 2010 with the goal of serving great food at a great price. We are a quick service restaurant serving Acai bowls, lunch and dinner plates, tacos, specialty burgers, wraps, shave ice and more! We carry a variety of fresh and healthy food options as a great alternative to fast food and your typical take-out. Flat Waves also offers a wide variety of catering options ranging to fit any of your party needs from beach and backyard to rehearsal dinners and corporate lunches.
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