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Horton's Sea Food Market - CLOSED

809 Broadway, East Providence, RI 02914-3722
+1 401-434-3116
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
13 Feb 2017
10 Feb 2016
“Regrettably - Another RHODE ISLAND institution - Out Of Bussiness”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Soups, Seafood
$$ - $$$
809 Broadway, East Providence, RI 02914-3722
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately, this restaurant is permanently closed. Unsure what happened but they used to have great fried clams.

Thank Blossom055
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Regrettably - Another RHODE ISLAND institution - Out Of Bussiness. Great family memories. Freshest seafood around.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Well, word has reached down here to Dixieland that Horton's in East Providence got shut down because of some typical Rhode Island political hogwash. What can I say, Don't make a Yankee mad! I'd like to think they'll reopen sometime soon. Heck, if I'd been...More

2  Thank Phil M
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Was an ok joint, now closed. They knew how to handle a fry--o-lator, turning out decent fish, clams and scallops. Sorry to hear that internecine political struggles caught up with them and shut them down. Oh, the politics of Rhode Island...

Thank Hank H
Reviewed 18 May 2015

A nice locals atmosphere. Great seafood menu. A very generous portion of fried oysters. Friendly servers.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

We went to Horton's tonight for some delicious, fresh seafood. Unfortunately we found the place closed and for sale, what a shame other RI institution closed due to politics.

Thank joseph m
Reviewed 4 April 2015

I lived in East Providence for twelve years before moving to Pawtucket, and every weekend would start with Friday night Horton's with cheese steaks from Sax's on Saturday and burgers from Gregg's on Sunday. After I moved away I wasn't able to go as often,...More

3  Thank Tim J
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Local favorite, unfortunately closed down last summer due to local over-regulations. The cost of doing business was just too much.

Thank pomodoro1
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Is it really closed forever? I went here for 10 years before we moved away in 2001 but would always visit when we returned to Providence several times a year. The fried whole belly clams were the best! Just a great all-around local seafood shack.

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 30 September 2014

In mid September 2014 The City of East Providence closed Horton's due to structural non compliance's. The owner on facebook said she had enough. Let's hope this well established experienced Seafood restaurant returns!!!!!!!!

3  Thank Shirley P
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 Broadway, East Providence, RI 02914-3722
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  East Providence
  • Phone Number: +1 401-434-3116
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