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Bravo Brasserie

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown Providence
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123 Empire St, Providence, RI 02903 (Washington Street)
+1 401-490-5112
17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Tue 17:00 - 22:00
Wed - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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Northbridge, Massachusetts
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73 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in as a family for lunch before a Prov College day game on Saturday. Restaurant was empty due to upcoming snow storm. Despite that, our service was fair at best. Please note that there is NO kids menu, but they do accommodate children, so one had pancakes (no choc chips though) & one had chicken fingers (which were surprisingly... More 

Thank Sarah V
Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the food and ambiance at Bravo. Staff was very friendly and even held our leftovers for pickup after the show. It was a bit loud at times which made it tough for the older people we were with to hear but everyone still had a great time. After dinner we walked literally across the street and were... More 

Thank StaKeGo
Attleboro, Massachusetts
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230 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We have been coming to the Bravo Brasserie for many years and have never been disappointed. They have a great location if you are going to a play or sporting event. Plus they offer valet parking. The menu has something for everyone. From nice salads ,sandwiches or entree. This time we had the mussels which were outstanding. And a tenderloin... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The Monday 2 for 1 special is a good price. Includes a so-so bottle of wine and the limited but ok entree options. Off the bar menu any night is a very good burger. Good place to chat up people at the bar and have fun. Friendly staff. Regular patrons. Convenient for nights attending the theater. Across from Trinity and... More 

Thank JimandPat B
Paducah, Kentucky
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We were on foot and had Rep Theatre tickets, and since it was raining, we chose Bravo for it's location. And so, I guess we got what we deserved. We shared a spinach salad with poppy seed dressing. One of the worst poppy seed dressings that I have ever had. The most memorable thing about the salad was the candied... More 

Thank Rae T
Bridgewater, Massachusetts, United States
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

I was thrilled to get poached eggs exactly as ordered--SOFT! We ordered the Crab Benedict and Salmon Benedict (each $13) and shared then. My Bravo Bloody Mary ($9) had a bit more "stuff" in it. I asked for Spicy, but it had a more of the "mix" than I like, but my fault--I could have asked for a taste first!... More 

Thank bsbBelize
Canton, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Good food, good atmosphere and within walking distance of Dunkin Center. Perfect for pre or post event. Waitress was very nice. I made a reservation, but traffic was making us late, but they just easily moved our reservation time. Very accomodating.

Thank Heidi S
Anaconda, Montana
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62 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We have been here twice within a 6 month period. The first was for dinner and the second was drinks after the theatre. The staff and bartender attitude was that they did not want you there. Very rude, was too much effort to help you, Until it came time for the bill then they were thank you come again. Very... More 

Thank rockinhikers
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Was expecting more from this restaurant after reading the reviews but only it rates "okay" with the cuisine in my book. Salad was basic and not particularly special as it name denoted. Entree was mediocre at best. I didn't fine a lot of French influence in the food at all but French-American is what they tout. It has a decent... More 

Thank middlechild67
Barton under Needwood, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Our waitress was super friendly and efficient (Christine / Christina, I believe). Orders were taken and food delivered in good time and exactly as ordered. For what it is (i.e. not trying to be haute cuisine) the food is of a good standard with generous portions. The fries were amazing and the French onion soup one of the best /... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
American, Bar, French, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Empire St, Providence, RI 02903
    (Washington Street)
  • Public Transportation: RIPTA Trolley and Bus Service.
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > Downtown Providence
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Providence
  • Phone Number: +1 401-490-5112
Bravo Brasserie has a stylish atmosphere that is great for a nice sit-down lunch or dinner. In the evenings it has a cozy lounge that is perfect for a few drinks with friends.
Bravo Brasserie is an elegant eatery located in the heart of Providence"s Theater District, two blocks from Kennedy Plaza. Bravo is a full service restaurant complete with excellent menus and a large selection of wines from regions around the world.
Located on the second floor is an award-winning banquet facility for private functions. It has large picture windows overlooking the city and the Trinity Repertory Theater. Its a must see!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?