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Broadway Bistro

205 Broadway, Providence, RI 02903-3017
+1 401-331-2450
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (10 reviews)
“cod cakes” (2 reviews)
“fries” (17 reviews)
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205 Broadway, Providence, RI 02903-3017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a rainy, weekday evening, I found Broadway Bistro! The food and drinks, service, and atmosphere, were reminiscent of old- school supper club, and, food that was just the right dish! Try the gnocchi appetizer, the Cod Cakes, all delicious!

Thank eventsbythirteen
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Maybe I missed something after reading these glowing reviews..so I will try it again. My pasta was very good, good portion. But the portions on the steak..pork..my friends left hungry.

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My coworker and I had time to kill after work, so we ventured to downtown Providence, and via Yelp, found this gem. Eclectic decor, relatively small, unique staff, and amazingly unique food. Well worth a visit. If you're a foodie, you will love this place....More

1  Thank sadiesaunders
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

The bar tender mixes a great Kettle and soda - truly an art despite what others may tell you. I started with the rib meat & grits. I'll give it 4/5 since the meat was a little dry, but nice flavour and presentation. The sole...More

Thank Oliver H
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I have had two delicious meals at Broadway Bistro, last time it was steak cooked to perfection, a medium rare, mashed potatoes and a delicious glass of white wine. Bread was hot and generous. We also had the Pea Green Salad which was fresh and...More

Thank jmgraham200
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I enjoyed the casual setting and the fresh well prepared food. I look forward to going back again . There were so may things on the menus that looked appealing it was hard to choose.

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is a very popular restaurant, always seems to be crowded. Nice dark lighting, full bar. Small enough to be intimate yet still great scene. Definitely worth a night out here.

Reviewed 11 January 2017

Finally got to come here after hearing good reviews about this place. They re usually full most of the time but also it's a small place with not that much seating. Got here early one evening and was empty then. They take reservations if you...More

Thank Vjay S
Reviewed 30 December 2016

While traveling from out of town for Christmas, I went here with three family members. I called initially to see if they take reservations for four. They do not but the woman who answered the phone promptly and warmly, assured me there should not be...More

Thank NadineTheQueen
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Vegetarian options (pasta dish, usually), but the ingredients are diverse and prepared full of flavor. Excellent kitchen and fine waitstaff.

Thank Monteyblanc
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Broadway, Providence, RI 02903-3017
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > Federal Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Federal Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 401-331-2450
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