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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
University
“Brown University - beautiful historic campus RISD Museum East Side of Providence - shopping - eateries - coffee Prospect Park- Amazing photo op”
  • 29 locals recommend
Park
“Great place to unwind in the afternoons or night time. There are concerts and festivals at times. Amazing view to walk around Children really enjoy the park there”
  • 21 locals recommend
Café
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“Busy cafe roasting & serving fair trade, organic coffee on-site, plus herbal teas & outdoor seating.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Route
“Area near Brown University in Providence, RI. Lots of shops and restaurants.”
  • 31 locals recommend
History Museum
“Located on the historic Benefit Street on the East Side of Providence, the JB Museum is a worthwhile visit.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Don't let the line scare you...it moves fast and its soooo worth it. Or order ahead online for pick up. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
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“Don't let the name fool you, the Hot Club is the undisputed local favorite chill out and hang out spot. Grab a spot on the riverfront deck and watch as people from every corner of the City come through over the course of the night After sunset everyone gets together for "Goodnight Lights" where we all flash flashlights at the Children's hospital across the River”
  • 24 locals recommend
Cinema
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“Interesting Art and Foreign Films. Small theater, walking distance from out house.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Go for the cupcakes, stay for the atmosphere. We recommend the Monte Cristo - a turkey, ham and swiss cheese sandwich on Portuguese sweet bread french toast. They are known for their brunch and afternoon tea, but we enjoy dinner there as well. Opens at 10am, but expect a line at the door in the mornings. Open late except Thursdays and closed on Mondays.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“If you’re a foodie, Persimmon will not disappoint. Manned by an excellent team of chefs, they serve New American dishes that are expertly executed.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“577 South Main Street, Providence. One of Providence’s best-known restaurants, its pizza is rated Best in America on many lists. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Museum
“Immediately east of Providence's downtown, you'll find College Hill, where you can see the city's Colonial history reflected in the 18th-century houses that line Benefit St on the East Side. These are, for the most part, private homes, but many are open for tours one weekend in June during the annual Festival of Historic Homes. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
“Great espresso and coffee drinks, fun design. Whole avocado with thick multigrain toast is a favorite. Locally owned and operated. Much respect for the owner. Good music. Wifi. Walking distance to India Point Park. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bus Station
“A larger grocery store that carries both conventional foods and organic foods. Great prepared food section and good selection of unusual chocolate bars. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Route
“This is a great street to shop for vintage and new items. Lots of fun stores to explore.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Transportation
“Take a boat! Nice trip from Providence to Newport and seasonal service (and a shuttle from the train station to Martha's Vineyard (unless you just like that Cape traffic). ”
  • 10 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Taco Place
“Don't let the line scare you...it moves fast and its soooo worth it. Or order ahead online for pick up. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Go for the cupcakes, stay for the atmosphere. We recommend the Monte Cristo - a turkey, ham and swiss cheese sandwich on Portuguese sweet bread french toast. They are known for their brunch and afternoon tea, but we enjoy dinner there as well. Opens at 10am, but expect a line at the door in the mornings. Open late except Thursdays and closed on Mondays.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you’re a foodie, Persimmon will not disappoint. Manned by an excellent team of chefs, they serve New American dishes that are expertly executed.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“577 South Main Street, Providence. One of Providence’s best-known restaurants, its pizza is rated Best in America on many lists. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
“My fave (along with chain store Papa Gino's!) thin crust NY style. Casserta on Federal Hill is the traditional fave with thick crust. Also, downtown on lovely Westminster Street--Providence Coal-fired Pizza is pretty rockin'. You can sit outdoors--al fresco. They have an arugula pizza that I love. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great interior decoration. Good wines and other drinks. Small and interesting dishes. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of the best restaurants in Providence. Hard to get in, reservations only for parties of 6 or more, show up early and enjoy their fine cuisine. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amy's is a great nearby breakfast spot. Their warm, casual environment makes you feel right at home. They also have great burgers and sandwiches at lunchtime.”
  • 6 locals recommend

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