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103 Waterman Ave, North Providence, RI 02911-1086
+1 401-231-9606
17:00 - 21:00
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Wed - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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North Providence, Rhode Island
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The place is vey quaint and small but the food is fantastic. The owner is always there to greet all patrons. Makes you feel that you are one of the family. Not your typical spaghetti and meatballs kind of place. Specialty items all the time. Specials are the way to go here. Try a new dish and you will find... More 

Thank Edward M
Rhode Island
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60 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Exceptional Italian restaurant. Everything is homemade and cooked to order. Homemade Limoncello to cap off an excellent meal and night.

Thank Gregory D
Level Contributor
44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Would never have noticed this place until we realized it was no longer a convenience store on the left of it which they expanded into. It's so homey inside and the owners are so sweet. The food is really good and different.

Thank Marikate N
Level Contributor
14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

We went there because we had passed by about a hundred times and so just decided to give it a try. (Especially after reading all of the favorable reviews on another website we won't mention.) The reviews were RIGHT! This place if great. It only has 8 tables on the side we were on. I liked that to start with.... More 

Thank bobnbert
Level Contributor
16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

My family and I went here last Sat. night we were not disappointed. From the moment we walked in the front door service was great. Our table was ready, no having to sit and wait at the bar, but brought right to our table. By the way the bar is very nice to sit at for drinks or eats. We... More 

Thank mezsea
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

What a great find in an unassuming neighborhood space!!! Posillipo has great food and a great staff. We sampled the cold antipasto and three of the Saturday night specials-Salmone dello Chef, capellini Golfo and the Rack of Lamb and all were wonderful! There are very reasonably priced wines and just a great vibe surrounding the excellent food. From the love... More 

Thank Loretta P
North Providence, Rhode Island
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

If you want authentic Italian food, look no further. The food here is amazing. The couple that own this restaurant, are friendly, professional and personable. The decor is outdated and tacky, but who cares when the meal is amazing! I've included a photo of my dinner. Yum!

1 Thank Slate02876
Providence, Rhode Island
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Went to this restaurant for the first time just recently. This family owned restaurant is a great little find. The food was terrific. We had the chicken soup which was just delicious, and the main meals were prepared perfectly. The chicken in the chicken parm was breaded and fried just right, not to heavy, and the sauce was light and... More 

Thank Cressy16
Smithfield, Rhode Island, United States
Level Contributor
23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

My wife and I have been here on several occasions--for both eat in and take out meals. We have also taken our friends here for special occasions. The family-owned and operated restaurant serves authentic and delicious Italian food. The members of the family cook and serve the meals--while flavoring the tasty dishes with stories of the old country.

Thank Bill H
North Providence, Rhode Island
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66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Just looking at the outside of this restaurant you wouldn't believe how great this restaurant is! The food is the bet around and everything is fresh and ever so delicious. It is our "go to" Italian restaurant where we know we can get a fabulous meal each time we go. Make sure you get a taste of the delicious homemade... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Waterman Ave, North Providence, RI 02911-1086
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  North Providence
  • Phone Number: +1 401-231-9606

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?