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Shelter Harbor Inn

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10 Wagner Rd, Westerly, RI 02891-4701
+1 401-322-8883
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07:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 22:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be a wonderful spot. The bar area to the right was always a place where people could drop in and have a great experience. I hope someone can bring the place back to the way it used to be which was a dependable restaurant with great food and service

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Thank Brodie401
LeClaire
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76 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Both the breakfast and dinner were excellent. Since it was the off season there was plenty of seating, no wait and quick service.

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Thank Flyklr
New York
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We are so very sad about what has happened to the Shelter Harbor Inn. We have been going here for 13 years. We would stay in a wonderfully appointed room and eat the most delicious breakfast and go to the beach using the shuttle provided by the inn. Now it is a mere shadow of its former self. The breakfast... More 

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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Sadly there's not one positive comment I can make about our dining experience at this restaurant. I felt badly for our friends who recommended it, as it was a reunion of friends meeting uo together after several years. We arrived at 6.45 and admittedly didn't order our food until 7.20. But at 9.05pm we still did not have our entrees.... More 

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2 Thank Finedongal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

The Inn is reopened after necessary renovations from water damage this winter and they have hired a new chef. Give them a try because it seems like things are turning around there and the location and ambiance is wonderful.

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Thank 02807chick
Charlestown, Rhode Island
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

We came at 10am for the Mothers Day Brunch. We were told food would be ready In 15 minutes we had to wait 35 minutes. The people next to us left after waiting 1 1/2. They made a reservation for 9am, and left. . There was no brunch only breakfast food. The food was cold. Not one special item just... More 

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Thank stjake45
RI
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

the heat wasn't working, and it was cold. I wore my coat for dinner. The other room with the fireplace was so smoky, it was impossible to eat there, altho there were some couples doing just that. the waiter was young and had no clue ...we sat with our empty cocktail glasses on the table the whole dinner. My husband... More 

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Thank clamdog
Mystic, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

Located a short drive from Mystic, Connecticut, I selected the historic Shelter Harbor Inn Restaurant to celebrate our 47th anniversary. Entering the parking lot, I noted the absence of other cars. Likewise, the dinning room was devoid of guests; my wife and I were the only patrons during our lunch in the restaurant, 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m on a... More 

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Watch Hill, Rhode Island
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

Went in late September but only because I was a guest of a party. An old family favorite restaurant, I continue to see inexperienced wait staff, higher prices than the past, and a dining experience commensurate with the declining facility. At least the wait for reservations is shorter now.

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Norwalk, CT
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

We would have enjoyed our Thanksgiving meal a lot more if there hadn't been flies and gnats circulating around the dining room. Also, when we went to use the restrooms we learned there was a plumbing problem. The men's room was unusable and men had to be redirected upstairs to a (hotel) guest room. In the women's room the sink... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 12
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Wagner Rd, Westerly, RI 02891-4701
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  Westerly
  • Phone Number: +1 401-322-8883
Description
The Historic Shelter Harbor Inn was originally a 200 acre farm built around 1810. In 1911, the farmstead was purchased by a musician and established as a colony for musicians called Musiccolony. Over the years the farmhouse, barn & carriage house gradually transitioned into what is now a charming New England inn located in a serene setting of beautiful gardens and stone walls. The 24 guest room inn and restaurant offers comfort, relaxation, and good food in a warm and inviting atmosphere and is only minutes from local area attractions and our private beach in Weekapaug. Using only the freshest of season ingredients and a variety of cuisines, our chefs take pride in creating the inn's menus. The restored farmhouse boasts a tavern with a full service bar, several dining areas with fireplaces, a cozy library, private rooms, patios, and decks. Guests may enjoy good food and drink whether sitting by a fire, dining outside, or lounging by the rooftop hot tub.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?