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Galilee

Intersection of Great Island Rd. and Galilee Escape Rd., Narragansett, RI
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Fresh Fish

Galilee is charming working seaport. While waiting for family member to rturn from whale watching... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2015
Allen S
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Port Ludlow, Washington
Must place for fresh lobsters

Always worth a drive over, good fresh catch from the dock. After a few hours on the beach, it's... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2015
DFrydenlund
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Denver, Colorado
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Intersection of Great Island Rd. and Galilee Escape Rd., Narragansett, RI
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

Galilee is charming working seaport. While waiting for family member to rturn from whale watching trip we stopped in fish market and got some smoked bluefish - very tasty.

1  Thank Allen S
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Always worth a drive over, good fresh catch from the dock. After a few hours on the beach, it's time for a beer and a fresh lobster.

1  Thank DFrydenlund
Reviewed 5 August 2015

LOVE love love Galilee for it's down and dirty charm! You can grab lobsters right off the boat, visit great beaches with soft sand and gentle surf, have the area's best clam chowder (red chowder!) and the greasiest but yummiest clam cakes. After that, you...More

1  Thank Mjp128
Reviewed 5 August 2015

One of the busiest and most productive fishing ports on the East Coast, Galilee - a village within the town of Narragansett has much to offer the visitor. Access to Galilee is typically gained via the Galilee Escape Road, so named because it was constructed...More

3  Thank Dan S
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This is a great place to get fresh fish and lobsters right off the boat. The block Islasnd Ferry leaves from this town, and you can watch the fishing boats coming in and out of port. Great for tourists to get a true feel for...More

3  Thank Jane C
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Nice spot to relax, walk around,watch the fishing boats and the Block Island Ferry-have a nice lunch. Very easy going, relaxing atmosphere-authentic. Lovely little fishing pier to sit and watch the boats go by. Great low key spot. No charge to walk the pier -nice...More

Thank lizpaperski
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Like the title says. Charming, authentic fishing village. I used to work in some of the restaurants and on the docks many many years ago. Now we visit from time to time. Recommended.

1  Thank bostondave11
Reviewed 17 July 2015

this is a great small get away village and is part of Narragansett,RI. they hold fishing contests here every year. This is the seaport of the area and many fishing boats stay here and go out each day for a catch. fish stores with fresh...More

1  Thank Barry N
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Walking the docks and enjoying the views and atmosphere. There are places to buy fresh lobsters and crabs right from the boats. The older kids in our group were fascinated by the boats!!

Thank sminniear
Reviewed 8 July 2015

My husband and I have visited Galiee often. we love the restaurants, watching the ships leave and come home, just watching people, strolling the wharf. It is a lively interesting town.

Thank Sue C
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reneerogers768
18 May 2017|
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Response from Keesar | Reviewed this property |
I have seen the boats selling them year round there. However, when the weather gets warmer and seas calmer, many lobster boats will be selling their catches. August and September are usually the best months to score a good... More
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Naomi H
13 August 2016|
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Response from BlueridgeCharlie | Reviewed this property |
Hi Naomi, sorry but weren't in a place to cook seafood so didn't get any times to purchase.
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AndyR-Tampa
23 May 2016|
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Response from Lou P | Reviewed this property |
Late afternoon. Weekend's , almost all day.Hope this is helpful.
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