Food

Celebrating the Bounty: Indigenous Chef Sherry shares more than just her native cuisine
November 13, 2019 No Commentby

Celebrating the Bounty: Indigenous Chef Sherry shares more than just her native cuisine

Chef Sherry Pocknett says, “I grew up with a wooden spoon in my mouth.” Chef Sherry is a member of ...

PVD Vegan Restaurant Week Is Here
October 31, 2019 No Commentby

PVD Vegan Restaurant Week Is Here

This year, for the very first time, PVD will experience Vegan Restaurant Week — a weeklong celebration of the best ...

Things Are Getting Heated: But Avenue N stays cool
October 30, 2019 No Commentby

Things Are Getting Heated: But Avenue N stays cool

On September 4 Avenue N American Kitchen’s chef and owner, Nick Rabar, debuted as the host of “Heated,” a new ...

Bar ‘Cino: An Italian experience that’s just right
October 16, 2019 No Commentby

Bar ‘Cino: An Italian experience that’s just right

It had been six weeks since I’d eaten pizza. This is, by my own standards, sacrilegious, so when I saw ...

A Quiet Place: Contract worker seeks cafe with good vibes and plenty of outlets
October 9, 2019 No Commentby

A Quiet Place: Contract worker seeks cafe with good vibes and plenty of outlets

Hey all you freelancers, telecommuters, authors and entrepreneurs. Let’s admit it: It’s hard for us Providence café enthusiasts to find ...

Locale Profile: Ellie’s Bistro: From Paris to Providence
September 4, 2019 No Commentby

Locale Profile: Ellie’s Bistro: From Paris to Providence

“In a sea of Providence’s Italian bakeries, we are the only French bakery — but that’s not to take anything ...

Locale Profile: Three in One: A night on Cromwell Street
July 31, 2019 No Commentby

Locale Profile: Three in One: A night on Cromwell Street

When I was growing up, the only type of doughnuts I was accustomed to were Krispie Kremes. They overtook the ...

Open and Closed
July 31, 2019 No Commentby

Open and Closed

Opened12 Metre Cafe: Inside the Seamen’s Church Institute, 18 Market Sq, Newport. A seaside cafe along Bowen’s Wharf. Bar ‘Cino: ...

Howie Wowie! Howie’s farm-to-table restaurant opens in North Providence
July 17, 2019 No Commentby

Howie Wowie! Howie’s farm-to-table restaurant opens in North Providence

It takes a lot to woo me with carrot soup, and I admit I was skeptical when a fellow food-lover ...

I Think I’m Turning Portuguese
July 17, 2019 No Commentby

I Think I’m Turning Portuguese

Rhode Island has the third-largest Portuguese population in the nation. Many Portuguese people, my grandfather included, came to America in ...