Rhode Island Travel Guide

Andrew visits Rhode Island, where local eats are a blend of old traditions and high-tech creations.


Activities
Pawtucket Wintertime Farmer's Market
A wide variety of foods and foodstuffs can be found at this seasonal market in Pawtucket’s Hope Artists Village, from locally sourced vegetables, cheeses and maple syrups to boar sausages and scallops.
  • 1005 Main Street
  • Pawtucket, RI 02860 US

Pawtucket Wintertime Farmer's Market

A wide variety of foods and foodstuffs can be found at this seasonal market in Pawtucket’s Hope Artists Village, from locally sourced vegetables, cheeses and maple syrups to boar sausages and scallops.
1005 Main Street Pawtucket, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-312-4250
Antonelli's Poultry Co.
Providence, RI, home cooks who are looking for freshly butchered chickens come here.
  • 62 De Pasquale Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Antonelli's Poultry Co.

Providence, RI, home cooks who are looking for freshly butchered chickens come here.
62 De Pasquale Avenue Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-421-8739
Tony's Colonial Food
At this fine Italian grocery, the charcuterie is hand-picked by suppliers back in Italy. Tony's is known for its extensive selection of imported olive oils and gourmet pastas, too.
  • 311 Atwells Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Tony's Colonial Food

At this fine Italian grocery, the charcuterie is hand-picked by suppliers back in Italy. Tony's is known for its extensive selection of imported olive oils and gourmet pastas, too.
311 Atwells Avenue Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-621-8675
Portugalia Imports and Exports
Portugalia supplies the New England Portuguese community with quality products from Portugal and other countries.
  • 23 Tremont Street
  • Fall River, MA 02720 US

Portugalia Imports and Exports

Portugalia supplies the New England Portuguese community with quality products from Portugal and other countries.
23 Tremont Street Fall River, MA, US
Phone: +1 508-679-9307

Hotels
Hotel Providence
This luxury boutique hotel in the heart of Providence's arts and theater district boasts of historic New England charm and contemporary flair.
  • 139 Mathewson Street
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Hotel Providence

This luxury boutique hotel in the heart of Providence's arts and theater district boasts of historic New England charm and contemporary flair.
139 Mathewson Street Providence, RI, US

Restaurants & Bars
Olneyville New York System
For an introduction to Providence, RI, food culture, stop at this hot dog hot spot for the "hot dog all the way," topped with ground beef, mustard, onions and celery salt and prepared on your server's arm!
  • 20 Plainfield Street
  • Providence, RI 02909 US

Olneyville New York System

For an introduction to Providence, RI, food culture, stop at this hot dog hot spot for the "hot dog all the way," topped with ground beef, mustard, onions and celery salt and prepared on your server's arm!
20 Plainfield Street Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-621-9500
Hewtin's Dogs Mobile
Inventive hot dogs, sausages and sandwiches are on the menu at this Providence, RI, food truck, serving a pork belly club sandwich with house-made bacon, cranberry mayo and cheese sauce.
  • 960 Hope St
  • Providence, RI 02906 US

Hewtin's Dogs Mobile

Inventive hot dogs, sausages and sandwiches are on the menu at this Providence, RI, food truck, serving a pork belly club sandwich with house-made bacon, cranberry mayo and cheese sauce.
960 Hope St Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-421-4422
Farmstead
Chef Matt Jennings celebrates New England food at Farmstead by understanding its history and preparing dishes like grilled mackerel in a miso paste sauce with fresh greens -- all from local ingredients.
  • 186 Wayland Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02906 US

Farmstead

Chef Matt Jennings celebrates New England food at Farmstead by understanding its history and preparing dishes like grilled mackerel in a miso paste sauce with fresh greens -- all from local ingredients.
186 Wayland Avenue Providence, RI, US
Zooma Trattoria
In Providence's Federal Hill neighborhood, Zooma Trattoria serves authentic Neapolitan cuisine made from fresh, high-quality ingredients that are locally sourced.
  • 245 Atwells Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Zooma Trattoria

In Providence's Federal Hill neighborhood, Zooma Trattoria serves authentic Neapolitan cuisine made from fresh, high-quality ingredients that are locally sourced.
245 Atwells Avenue Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-383-2002
Scialo Brothers Bakery
The Scialo sisters, daughters of the brothers, make tasty breads and sweets in a brick oven that radiates heat even when turned off and can cook for hours. Fig bars, biscotti and other Italian goodies are baked daily in their hot oven.
  • 257 Atwells Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Scialo Brothers Bakery

The Scialo sisters, daughters of the brothers, make tasty breads and sweets in a brick oven that radiates heat even when turned off and can cook for hours. Fig bars, biscotti and other Italian goodies are baked daily in their hot oven.
257 Atwells Avenue Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-421-0986
Iggy's Doughboys and Chowder House
Rhode Island is famous for its clams, especially the hard shell variety known as quahogs. In fact, they happen to be Iggy's specialty, whether in the shell or stuffed, otherwise known as "stuffies."
  • 889 Oakland Beach Avenue
  • Warwick, RI 02889 US

Iggy's Doughboys and Chowder House

Rhode Island is famous for its clams, especially the hard shell variety known as quahogs. In fact, they happen to be Iggy's specialty, whether in the shell or stuffed, otherwise known as "stuffies."
889 Oakland Beach Avenue Warwick, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-737-9459
Matunuck Oyster Bar
The oysters and clams come from chef Perry Raso's aquafarm, or from pond to plate, as they say. Stuffed clams, are prepared with mixed herbs, onions, bread and peppers, and the little neck clams are served with white beans and Portuguese sausage.
  • 629 Succotash Road
  • South Kingstown, RI 02879 US

Matunuck Oyster Bar

The oysters and clams come from chef Perry Raso's aquafarm, or from pond to plate, as they say. Stuffed clams, are prepared with mixed herbs, onions, bread and peppers, and the little neck clams are served with white beans and Portuguese sausage.
629 Succotash Road South Kingstown, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-783-4202

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