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Marchetti's Restaurant

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1463 Park Ave, Cranston, RI 02920-6632
+1 401-943-7649
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12:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Cranston, Rhode Island
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sorry, this isn't my kind of place. There was no real finesse to the meals. I had plenty of leftovers but threw them out.

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Thank dianephillips17
Millville, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Veal Sampatico was the best I have ever had. Huge portions, we ordered martinis and they give you a second glass with that filled as well. Bread with dipping oil is a nice bonus. Great atmosphere, great service. The rhode island style calamari is so good.

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Thank Tropical-Excursion
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Great place to eat if you are hungry!! Always have leftovers and the food is excellent. Large expansive menu and diverse. You will find something on the menu you will enjoy. Definitely worth a trip! Family style salad that was already dressed w house vinaigrette and oil and garlic to dip your bread. Always busy but great service. Enjoy!!

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1 Thank Kevin Y
Cranston, Rhode Island
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Great environment for kids, affordable selections, enormous portions, and fine dining without high prices

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Thank cwll2015
Kingston, Rhode Island, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I absolutely love their Linguine and Clam dish. Other then when I visited Italy, this is the only place that I can say makes the best dish. This is also my mother's favorite restaurant. Most definitely worth a trip!

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Thank Alyssa V
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119 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I really wanted to like this place. The reviews were great, the menu looked huge, the portions gargantuan. We went on a busy Sunday night right before the line about the door. I ordered the baked seafood and my husband the veal saltimbocca. Came with a family style salad that was already dressed w house vinaigrette. It was fresh and... More 

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Westerly, Rhode Island
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Place is packed and busy all the time. The food and service is great so of course it is. Do yourself a favor and make a reservation but definitely go. Everyone loved everything they had and we had a table of 11 who had all different things so no one hit wonders. The calamari alla mama was great the chicken... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

The food here is good, but not gourmet. However, if it is lacking in refinement, they make up for it in portion size. One meal will often last me 2 or 3 days with leftovers. While I would not say it is a "fine dining" Italian restaurant, it is a great place to go for satisfying food for a great... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

To have dinner at Marchetti's is like going home, for my wife and I, we have lived in the area for over 20+ years, know almost all the waitstaff and the owners are friends of ours. That's not to say that if the food was not good, we wouldn't tell them and you! Over the years, the menu has shrunken... More 

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New York City, New York
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Had reservations the other night for 630pm we weren't called until 800pm. Food has gone down hill. very overcooked pasta and very very very over fried chicken. So sad. waitress was wonderful. But, won't be bringing large groups back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1463 Park Ave, Cranston, RI 02920-6632
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Cranston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-943-7649

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