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Bravo Brasserie

123 Empire St, Providence, RI 02903-3217
+1 401-490-5112
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, American, French, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
123 Empire St, Providence, RI 02903-3217
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here with some friends of ours that had never been to Bravo Brasserie before.One of the nice things about this staff is how acomidating they are. We called at the last minute for a reservation one day in advance. And they said they...More

Thank bkpoud2
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Had hors d’oeuvres served by the banquet servers. They provided excellent service. I tried the crab cakes, scallops wrapped in bacon, and the pizza. Very yummy! One server told us about the dinner special that they have on Mondays. Very interested in going back.

Thank Kirstie L
Reviewed 1 March 2018

The menu and pictures looked great. My son (who's local) said it was "meh" for brunch. I insisted we go for a pre-show dinner. The MUST haves: dessert-- Vanilla salted caramel crunch cake and key lime pie are freakishly good. It's been a week and...More

Thank JannyGG
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Four of us wanted a lovely dinner prior to the Providence Bruins hockey game. Made the reservation for Friday night, arrived at the restaurant 25 minutes early. We were greeted graciously and there was no hint of irritation by early arrival. The service staff was...More

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 12 February 2018

What a delightful bistro with its dark mahogany walls and comfortable seating. A hot French baguette was immediately brought to the table, the house salad was exceptional, and our two pasta entries didn't disappoint. My companion picked a decadent chocolate cake for dessert. When we...More

Thank dfasching
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

4 adults for dinner on a Saturday following a PC basketball game. Table not ready for reservation. Alternate table below expectations.

Thank Gene C
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

I have such a love-hate relationship with Bravo. Some visits, my meal is 5 Stars plus. Other times, it's no better than a bland, chain restaurant. This last visit was the latter. Perhaps it was the chef's night off or maybe it's some things that...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I reviewed Bravo well in advance, as I was looking for a place to have lunch after a matinee at Trinity Rep. We needed somewhere close by, as My in-laws cannot walk very far. When I first rad about Braco on TripAdvisor, the menu showed...More

Thank Hallclay
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Bravo has the feel and look of a bistro. Neat ambience. I had tenderloin eggs benedict. I love bennies and wondered how tenderloin would go in place of Canadian bacon.Not to worry, very good with delicious home fries. My wife had an omelette with fresh...More

Thank 3,142,013
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I made a reservation for brunch before a theater event. We were promptly seated, and suddenly the restaurant filled quickly. Great waitress. Great Eggs, great chicken caesar. Terrible hash. Bland and made with sweet potato, mostly potato. Had to return this dish. Long wait for...More

Thank tan1950
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Empire St, Providence, RI 02903-3217
    (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
  • E-mail
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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