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Top of The Bay

898 Oakland Beach Ave, Warwick, RI 02889-9617
+1 401-921-3663
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“hummus” (12 reviews)
“clam cakes” (39 reviews)
“chowder” (39 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
898 Oakland Beach Ave, Warwick, RI 02889-9617
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food here is very good. They have specials for early birds. Its a very nice place, good for a date. Ask for a window seat overlooking the water. It is also an excellent place for a family dinner. The food is fresh and I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mother's Day, had a reservation for 1pm. They had our table ready, waiter was pleasant and the calamari was delish! So fresh it was like they just caught it. Then it all went down the tubes. Our food was room temp to cold and we...More

Thank Wendy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great restaurant. Had several of the appetizers which I would recommend. Had the clams casino, mussels and calamari. Along with drinks it was a wonderful afternoon watching the water view.

Thank CherylHoffman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I first walked in I could smell mold, got seated and waited 10 min before a server came,ordered a glass of house wine(red) it took 10 more min and it was to old to serve,called a worker and explained the wine was bad,was told...More

Thank Bobr0210
Reviewed 20 April 2017

If you like to feel the ocean while you eat, this is the place to go. We went on a Saturday for lunch and the prices and food were fantastic. Wait staff was very friendly and helpful, even when one of our party was somewhat...More

Thank peck1954
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Very reasonably priced lunch special. The seafood dishes we tried were all very good and nicely presented. Our waiter was wonderful and did everything possible to make our lunch a real treat. Nice views even on a rainy day. Great location and best cup of...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Celebrated birthdays last Saturday with my wife, adult children and sister in law. Restaurant has large windows overlooking the bay. Unfortunately fog rolled in about ten minutes before we arrived. Server was attentive and we were not rushed. Drinks are a generous size and reasonably...More

Thank Eric J
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was my second time here. It was as great as the first time. The food was excellent. Very good menu. Fantastic value. Will return when back in town!

Thank CMC22DMD
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Top of the Bay is a traditional Rhode Island restaurant that serves traditional New England food including chowder, stuffies, scrod, scallops and baked stuffed shrimp. The food is good, but nothing you can't get in dozens of other places in dozens of other RI cities...More

Thank mhcameron
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

6:00pm on a Fri night. Very pretty view. Parking lot full w/ deep pot holes. Be careful. Waited 20 min. for table. Had drinks in the bar. 1wine, 1soda, 2gin tonics $30.00! Very noisy dining room. Baked scrod looked good but little taste. Chix francaise...More

Thank beahappy
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should I order the chowder or salad?
17 April 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 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: 898 Oakland Beach Ave, Warwick, RI 02889-9617
    (Oakland Beach)
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Warwick
  • Phone Number: +1 401-921-3663
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