411 Thames Street
Located on Bristol harbor, Quito's has a great view you can always enjoy from one of two patios. Indoor seating is also available. Their Clam Cakes and Chowder are delicious with tender pieces of clam in every bite. The stuffies have just the right amount of peppery kick. Other seafood specialties include fried calamari, steamed lobster dinner, and crab cakes. Then you can wash it all down with a 'Gansett. They were awarded one of 10 best Clam Shacks by Rhode Island Monthly Magazine in 1997 and the magazines' readers poll awarded them Best Clam Shack in the East Bay from 2001 to 2004. Quito's is seasonal with the Spring and Fall hours being Wednesday through Saturday 11:30 AM to 10 PM and Sundays 11:30 AM to 9 PM. In the Summer they are open Monday through Saturday 11:30 AM to 10 PM and Sundays 11:30 AM to 9 PM. Visit them online at quitosrestaurant.com.