Unfortunately, this restaurant is permanently closed. Unsure what happened but they used to have great fried clams.
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Regrettably - Another RHODE ISLAND institution - Out Of Bussiness. Great family memories. Freshest seafood around.
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
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...
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
Local favorite, unfortunately closed down last summer due to local over-regulations. The cost of doing business was just too much.
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.
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!!!!!!!!