East Providence Launches June Restaurant Week

Get ready for the first-ever East Providence Restaurant Week (June 16–22)! With nearly 40 local restaurants joining in, from cozy cafes to fancy dining, there's something for everyone. Check out the full list of participants, specials and an interactive map at EastProvidenceFood.com. It's a great…

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Federal Hill's "Al Fresco on the Hill" Returns

Following a successful 2023 season, Federal Hill's “Al Fresco on the Hill" returns May 25 and will run through Aug. 31, 2024, with restaurant seating expanded onto the street on Saturdays from 5 p.m.–12 a.m. Brought to you by the Federal Hill Commerce Association, "Al Fresco on the Hill" features…

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Where to Lunch in PVD During the Week

As soon as the clock starts creeping toward noon, we all have the same question. What should we do for lunch? Whether you work in Providence or are here attending a meeting, you're going to need some midday sustenance. And while most restaurants offer lunch on the weekend, it can take a little…

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3 Great Meals for Cinco de Mayo in Providence

With Cinco de Mayo coming up this Sunday, it's a great chance to head to Providence for an authentic and delicious Mexican meal. Some restaurants are also hosting fun festivities that day, including a Block Party in Wayland Square. Take a look below to make your plans. Where to Eat Cinco de Mayo…

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A Bounty of Brunch Options in Providence & Beyond

Brunch is the ultimate meal for all occasions. Whether you're fueling up for the day ahead or recovering from the night before, check out some of the best spots in the Providence area to combine two of the best meals of the day. Providence's two newest hotels aren't just a place to spend the night…

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PVD POV With Jamie Antignano of Angelo's

GoProvidence is trying something new! We've recorded a few episodes of a new podcast, PVD POV. Alana Cerrone O'Hare and I sit down with all the movers and shakers in the capital city to bring you an insider's take on Providence's hidden secrets. In this episode, we're joined by Jamie Antignano…

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Providence Pizza Week Is a Slice of Heaven

Pizza lovers, it's your time to shine! Providence Pizza Week is right around the corner, but don't expect the usual pepperoni or plain cheese. Don't get us wrong, we love a classic pepperoni, but for Pizza Week we asked for something a little more creative. Dozens of Providence area restaurants…

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Seafood Inspiration: Lenten Recipes and Fish & Chips in PVD

Many people choose fish over meat during the season of Lent, so we delved into our Small Bites collection for some of our favorite seafood recipes. Whether you're looking for classic New England flavors like Pan-Roasted Cod and Rhode Island Littlenecks from Hemenway's or want to get creative with…

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Buy Local Block Island

Just 12 miles off the coast, Block Island is one of Rhode Island's summer hot spots. With miles of beaches and hiking paths, it's the perfect getaway and is easily accessible by either ferry or plane. Hotels and inns, great local restaurants, small shops and art galleries provide plenty to do during…

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Buy Local South County

With sandy beaches and small-town charm, South County has the laid-back attitude you're looking for in a vacation destination. Whether you're relaxing at one of South County's breweries or distilleries, or shopping for anything from chocolate to jewelry to bikes, you're guaranteed to have a good…

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