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Marchetti's Restaurant

1463 Park Ave, Cranston, RI 02920-6632
+1 401-943-7649
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (42 reviews)
“bread” (33 reviews)
“pasta” (35 reviews)
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1463 Park Ave, Cranston, RI 02920-6632
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1 - 10 of 318 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My staples are the calamari Siciliano and the super seafood special. Simply the best anywhere! A few months ago I threw caution to the wind and ordered a special, a variation of the super seafood special but in a Gorgonzola aglio e olio sauce. I...More

Thank BrianJo1973
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great martinis, staff friendly, good value, love the calamari, along with the all you can eat salad.

Thank bacci111
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Nothing fancy, just classic Italian food that you grew up eating. As everyone knows, the portions are huge, and I can literally eat my leftovers for 4 different meals. We've waited 90 minutes for a table before but learned our lesson :). This is also...More

1  Thank Morgan P
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The portions here are enormous, you would almost always be able to get a second meal from a visit. It was not as busy as normal when we went and were seated immediately. we ordered a variety of dishes from cavatti and brocolli to lasagna...More

Thank garforth2
Reviewed 7 July 2017

The worst Italian food in the state. Huge portions, yes, but it's awful Pasta soaked in oil, etc. Just bad.

Thank Elana L
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I would go back as what was good was really good and they have a very loyal, repeat crowd. Good: Calamari Alla Mama was good, interesting as it's served with a sauce, also large portion. (picture Chicken Farfalle was good, pasta al dente, good sized...More

Thank kamikazekiddo
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The portions are insane for the price. It's like every meal is a dare to finish it. I once ordered the chicken parm and it was like a whole breaded chicken on half a box of pasta. I got 3 meals out of it. So...More

Thank Ditmus L
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This place is always busy. We recently dined at the bar. Veal parmigiana was excellent as were the egg plant and roasted peppers. Decent wine list by the bottle and glass. 2 Bartenders were quite busy as they served guest at bar and made drinks...More

Thank Budmanri
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Trying Marchetti's for the very first and last time. We came in on a fairly busy night. Wait time for a table was about 45 mins w/o reservations. Sure no prob with that. Once we were seated it all went down hill from there. Huge...More

3  Thank Chrissy C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

For me, a trip to Marchetti's means I'll have two more meals after my dinner. That's how generous the portions are. I love the giant table salad too. It's a good family restaurant. My only caution would be to go early at night, because the...More

Thank Susan F
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22 March 2015|
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Response from 203beth | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the answer to this question either. I agree with the other two reviewers: check Marchetti's web site.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 23:00
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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