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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Slightly fancy vegetarian and vegan fare. Great cocktails, you can eat inside or outside. Next to an amazing GF/Vegan cafe, Wildflour, owned by the same folx. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Gluten free, vegan, and kosher! Every single thing tastes like heaven here! We love the seasonal lavender lemon curd cake, the chocolate peanut butter cake, and their bread loafs. Their lattes are great and they have wheatgrass shots too! A little pricey, but won't disappoint! ”
  • 35 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“This American brasserie is the first restaurant I fell in love with in Providence and is still my favorite! This is also in Wayland Square area, where you can do a little shopping.”
  • 16 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Great home made ice cream within walking distance. Also good breakfast and lunch”
  • 28 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Don't let the line scare you...it moves fast and its soooo worth it. Or order ahead online for pick up. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
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“Sweet French restaurant that's just up Hope Street. They recently added handmade sausage options to the menu. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
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“If sushi is what you're into and you don't want to spend a fortune head over to Haruki East. We've tried almost every sushi joint and this one is our fave. Get the Wayland maki roll (or two).”
  • 12 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“One of our favorite restaurants! Delicious Indian fare with plenty of choices for Veg/Vegan/GF diets. We love their Sunday morning brunch buffet! Dine in or take-out. Awesome cocktails and always a great atmosphere. Seating inside and outside. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
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“Walking distance, pretty patio and very cool back patio, great food and drinks with henna tattoo paintings on weekends!”
  • 9 locals recommend
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“This is our favorite brunch spot. We're not sure why it's not more popular & crowded. In the warmer months you definitely want to sit on the deck, which is covered, for a water side experience. $5 mimosas or bloody mary's! ”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“Good food, great bar tenders! And you can walk around and do a little shopping in the Wayland Square area.”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“Local sushi place that is 3 minutes away. Run by the cutest elder couple! Small and intimate.”
  • 8 locals recommend
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“Whole or by the slice Pizza, wonderful varieties -- from my son's carb fav "Tortellini Pizza" to Dad's "Roasted vegetable Pizza" (no cheese) and everything in between -- meat and meatless, all delicious.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
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“awesome Thai place, small, get there on the early side for dinner, from 5-10p, so the wait is not too long. Closed 3-5p. Open for lunch and dinner.”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“Basta is one of our local favorites, only a 3 minute walk into the village. It has classic Italian food and an incredible menu, and a lovely patio in the back! ”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“If you're in the mood for some solid American diner food it's tough to beat this spot in Wayland Square. Parking can be tough over there but you can usually find it behind the West Elm building that is nearby.”
  • 3 locals recommend