Providence Travel Guide

Adam visits Providence, RI for a unique grilled pizza and an infamous Triple Murder Burger. Adam's journey ends with him coaching a rugby player through 15 fully-loaded hot wieners in 45 min.


Activities
WaterFire
Done on the three rivers of downtown Providence, this work of art by Barnaby Evans includes 80 bonfires kept burning by firetenders while music comes from Waterplace Park. Additional entertainment like dancers, fire-eaters and sailors vary by night.
  • 101 Regent Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02908 US

WaterFire

Done on the three rivers of downtown Providence, this work of art by Barnaby Evans includes 80 bonfires kept burning by firetenders while music comes from Waterplace Park. Additional entertainment like dancers, fire-eaters and sailors vary by night.
101 Regent Avenue Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-273-1155
The Culinary Arts Museum
Located on the campus of Johnson & Wales University, the chancellor decided a gastronomic history as part of the program. The museum has many different collections that look at the food and restaurant industry through the years.
  • 315 Harborside Blvd
  • Providence, RI 02905 US

The Culinary Arts Museum

Located on the campus of Johnson & Wales University, the chancellor decided a gastronomic history as part of the program. The museum has many different collections that look at the food and restaurant industry through the years.
315 Harborside Blvd Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-598-2805
Prospect Terrace Park
Prospect Terrace Park offers one of the best overhead views of Providence, and is recognized for its statue of Roger Williams looking over the city.
  • 184 Pratt St
  • Providence, RI 02906 US

Prospect Terrace Park

Prospect Terrace Park offers one of the best overhead views of Providence, and is recognized for its statue of Roger Williams looking over the city.
184 Pratt St Providence, RI, US
Rhode Island State House
The Rhode Island State House is one of the most picturesque buildings in Providence.
  • 82 Smith St
  • Providence, RI 02908 US

Rhode Island State House

The Rhode Island State House is one of the most picturesque buildings in Providence.
82 Smith St Providence, RI, US
Waterplace Park
Waterplace Park is in the center of downtown Providence and is home to many events during the year, including concerts and art exhibits.
  • Exchange Street
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Waterplace Park

Waterplace Park is in the center of downtown Providence and is home to many events during the year, including concerts and art exhibits.
Exchange Street Providence, RI, US
DePasquale Square
DePasquale Square is the heart of the Italian neighborhood in Providence, home to many shops and restaurants ' including Man v. Food Nation members Venda Ravioli and Antonelli Poultry Co.
  • Atwells Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

DePasquale Square

DePasquale Square is the heart of the Italian neighborhood in Providence, home to many shops and restaurants ' including Man v. Food Nation members Venda Ravioli and Antonelli Poultry Co.
Atwells Avenue Providence, RI, US
Veazie Street Playground
Providence's brave eating challenger is a rugby player who shows Adam some of his moves while Adam gives him advice on conquering the task that awaits him at NY Olneyville System.
  • Stansbury Street
  • Providence, RI 02904 US

Veazie Street Playground

Providence's brave eating challenger is a rugby player who shows Adam some of his moves while Adam gives him advice on conquering the task that awaits him at NY Olneyville System.
Stansbury Street Providence, RI, US

Hotels
Christopher Dodge House
This small bed and breakfast is located within walking distance from Brown University, the Convention Center and Providence Place Mall. It is newly renovated and offers rooms with private baths, fireplaces and complete amenities.
  • 11 West Park Street
  • Providence, RI 02908 US

Christopher Dodge House

This small bed and breakfast is located within walking distance from Brown University, the Convention Center and Providence Place Mall. It is newly renovated and offers rooms with private baths, fireplaces and complete amenities.
11 West Park Street Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-351-6111
Renissance Providence Downtown
Originally a Masonic temple, the hotel has unique architecture. It is located near the RI State House and Providence Place Mall. According to reviewers, the hotel is clean and the service is great.
  • 5 Avenue of the Arts
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Renissance Providence Downtown

Originally a Masonic temple, the hotel has unique architecture. It is located near the RI State House and Providence Place Mall. According to reviewers, the hotel is clean and the service is great.
5 Avenue of the Arts Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-919-5000
The Westin Providence
Adam and the crew's hotel in Providence.
  • 1 West Exchange Street
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

The Westin Providence

Adam and the crew's hotel in Providence.
1 West Exchange Street Providence, RI, US
Annie Brownell House B&B
The Annie Brownell House, in the College Hill area of Providence, is a Colonial Revival home dating back to 1899. Each room has recently been redecorated and has a private bath. Breakfast is served each morning.
  • 400 Angell Street
  • Providence, RI 02906 US

Annie Brownell House B&B

The Annie Brownell House, in the College Hill area of Providence, is a Colonial Revival home dating back to 1899. Each room has recently been redecorated and has a private bath. Breakfast is served each morning.
400 Angell Street Providence, RI, US

Restaurants & Bars
Bob & Timmy's Grilled Pizza
Providence is known for its grilled pizza, and Bob & Timmy's has one of the best, charcoal grilled and loaded with deliciously fresh toppings.
  • 32 Spruce Street
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Bob & Timmy's Grilled Pizza

Providence is known for its grilled pizza, and Bob & Timmy's has one of the best, charcoal grilled and loaded with deliciously fresh toppings.
32 Spruce Street Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-453-2221
Haven Brothers Diner
Adam hears that nothing destroys hunger like the Triple Murder Bruger: 3 cheddar cheese covered burgers topped with 6 strips of bacon, lettuce, tomato, mustard, ketchup, mayo, relish, salt, pepper, onions, mushrooms, pickles and a fried egg.
  • 12 Fulton St
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Haven Brothers Diner

Adam hears that nothing destroys hunger like the Triple Murder Bruger: 3 cheddar cheese covered burgers topped with 6 strips of bacon, lettuce, tomato, mustard, ketchup, mayo, relish, salt, pepper, onions, mushrooms, pickles and a fried egg.
12 Fulton St Providence, RI, US
Siena
Located in Federal Hill's Little Italy area, Siena serves up authentic Tuscan cuisine. Patrons say the food, service and atmosphere are worth the trip. Several diners commented that the meatballs were "the best ever."
  • 238 Atwells Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Siena

Located in Federal Hill's Little Italy area, Siena serves up authentic Tuscan cuisine. Patrons say the food, service and atmosphere are worth the trip. Several diners commented that the meatballs were "the best ever."
238 Atwells Avenue Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-521-3311
Pastiche Fine Desserts & Cafe
Located in Federal Hill, this place has the feel of a European cafe. The desserts are made from scratch and include pies, tarts, cakes and pastries. It's a great place for relaxing after dinner with some coffee and sweets.
  • 92 Spruce Street
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Pastiche Fine Desserts & Cafe

Located in Federal Hill, this place has the feel of a European cafe. The desserts are made from scratch and include pies, tarts, cakes and pastries. It's a great place for relaxing after dinner with some coffee and sweets.
92 Spruce Street Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-861-5190
Hemenway's Seafood Grill
This grill and oyster bar is in the College Hill area of Providence. They are open for lunch and dinner and serve everything from chowders to fresh fish to a raw bar.
  • 121 South Main Street
  • Providence, RI 02903 US

Hemenway's Seafood Grill

This grill and oyster bar is in the College Hill area of Providence. They are open for lunch and dinner and serve everything from chowders to fresh fish to a raw bar.
121 South Main Street Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-351-8570
Olneyville NY System
A brave member of Man v. Food Nation attempts to take down the Olneyville NY System Hot Wiener Challenge: 15 hot wieners fully loaded with mustard, onions, and meat sauce must be finished in 45 minutes.
  • 18 Plainfield Street
  • Providence, RI 02909 US

Olneyville NY System

A brave member of Man v. Food Nation attempts to take down the Olneyville NY System Hot Wiener Challenge: 15 hot wieners fully loaded with mustard, onions, and meat sauce must be finished in 45 minutes.
18 Plainfield Street Providence, RI, US
Phone: +1 401-621-9500

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