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Color photo of Gardner's Wharf Seafood and dock and marina to the right   Gardner's Wharf Seafood is a retail seafood market and wholesale shellfish processing station. Narragansett Bay Shell Fisherman deliver their catch every day to Gardner's Wharf, where it is processed and trucked to distributors, fish markets and restaurants up and down the east coast and as far west as Denver, Colorado.

   This wharf at the end of Main Street has been the site of a commercial fishing dock and retail fish market since the 1800s. A shack called Bellmore's Chowder Bowl operated here from about 1939 to about 1954.

   Our present location, bearing our business name, at historic Gardner's Wharf in Wickford, Rhode Island has been primarily a seafood market and shellfish processing station for over 70 years. Gardner's Wharf Seafood is ready and eager to serve your fresh seafood needs.Color photo of Wickford Walk sign at the end of Main Street with Gardner's Wharf Seafood in the background

   Proud of the longstanding tie between Gardner's Wharf in Wickford, RI and Narragansett Bay, Gardner's Wharf Seafood provides one of the few places left in Rhode Island for fishermen to sell their product and to dock their boats.

   The fishing, shipbuilding and commerce industry in Rhode Island provided by Narragansett Bay has always been a major factor in the fishing industry and Rhode Island's economy. The Bay offers a high quality of fish and shellfish.

   The following photos depict the changes and different views of longstanding Gardner's Wharf and its use as a seafood market and shellfish processing station over the years.

Black & White photo of Bellmore's Chowder Bowl from approximately 1939 to 1954. Photo taken about 1940.

Bellmore's Chowder Bowl from approximately 1939 to 1954. Photo taken about 1940.

Black & White photo Looking west across harbor entrance with Gardner's Wharf in the foreground

Looking west across harbor entrance with Gardner's Wharf in the foreground

Fish Dock at the End of Main Street, Wickford, RI

Black & White Drawing of Gardner's Wharf Seafood

Drawing of Gardner's Wharf Seafood

 

  Red, white and blue Gardner's Wharf Seafood square logo with a red Lobster to the left and navy blue GWS positioned vertically to the rightGardner's Wharf Seafood is proud of its place in the fishing industry, its contribution to the Rhode Island economy, and in keeping Wickford's and Rhode Island's fishing history alive today at historic Gardner's Wharf.

 

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170 Main Street, Wickford/North Kingstown, RI 02852    401-295-4600

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