Topic: Food

Dinner forges connections between strangers

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Dinner forges connections between strangers

March 22, 2017 0 comments

Welcome to the Bearhead Dinner — a veritable institution on Williams Street.

By CHLOE to open at 223 Thayer

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By CHLOE to open at 223 Thayer

February 28, 2017 0 comments

The chic vegan eatery by CHLOE will open its doors to the Providence community summer 2017 at 223 Thayer Street.

Shakespeare on the Green theater performs “The Art of Dining” in the Sharpe Refectory.  Directed by Paul Martino ’17, the play tackles body dysmorphia, bulimia and other eating disorders with humor and sensitivity.

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‘Art of Dining’ brings theater to Ratty

February 28, 2017 0 comments

Shakespeare on the Green theater troupe put on Tina Howe’s 1979 “The Art of Dining,” directed by Paul Martino ’17.

Durk’s brings barbeque to Thayer Street

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Durk’s brings barbeque to Thayer Street

February 22, 2017 0 comments

Nestled among Thayer Street’s many attractions sits the newly installed and already-popular Durk’s Bar-B-Q restaurant.

Knead Doughnuts serves up traditional sweets, connects community

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Knead Doughnuts serves up traditional sweets, connects community

February 15, 2017 0 comments

On the fringe of the financial district, Knead Doughnuts has begun to satisfy the sweet tooth of Providence’s downtown denizens.

Insomnia Cookies to open on Thayer Street

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Insomnia Cookies to open on Thayer Street

February 1, 2017 0 comments

Many students may be familiar with the small, inconspicuous gray house just a few blocks up from Pembroke campus and CVS.

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Lukas Volger discusses latest cookbook on vegetarian bowl meals

December 7, 2016 0 comments

Volger is the author of “Bowl,” a cookbook dealing entirely with a formerly hipster but increasingly mainstream trend: food bowls.

In this month’s edition of Rhode Island Monthly, Citizen Wing, a food truck based in Providence, was given the “Best Fried Stuff” award. Citizen Wing prides itself on creativity, updating the menu seasonally and battering much of its food in beer from a local brewery before frying it.

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Local food truck voted best fried food in Rhode Island

December 1, 2016 0 comments

Citizen Wing, a food truck serving the greater Providence community, received the “Best Fried Stuff” award in the most recent issue of Rhode Island Monthly.

Splatter-painted pink marzipan almond and delectable nutty pistachio flavors lure macaroon lovers to Ellie’s Bakery in Providence.

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Ellie’s Bakery welcomes spring to Providence

March 24, 2016 0 comments

Tucked away in a bread box-sized storefront just off College Hill, Ellie’s Bakery, a Parisian-inspired bake shop, is commemorating the arrival of spring.

Culinary capital

Culinary capital

May 21, 2015 0 comments
This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2015

Providence may be relatively small and less wealthy, but it is home to a thriving restaurant community unlike any other on the East Coast.