Thanks to USPCA member Lara Moritz for hand-picking restaurants within walking distance of the Omni Providence Hotel that our 2016 Conference attendees should enjoy.
Modern eatery in The Dean Hotel offering German cuisine plus a rotating list of craft beers.
The Dean Hotel’s lounge crafts custom cocktails in an artsy space with comfy sofas & moody lighting.
Located at Dean Hotel, this petite coffee bar with sleek decor also offers teas, pastries & snacks.
Open since 1929, this casual establishment with multiple TVs is part Irish pub, part New York deli.
Wood-fired Neapolitan pizza & small plates served in a relaxed setting with a lively bar scene.
This snug, charming spot with sidewalk seats offers French pastries, light fare & espresso drinks.
Alums from popular TV cooking shows helm an industrial-chic spot serving tapas, seafood & drinks.
Chic venue in the former Dreyfus Hotel with locally harvested New American food & a nightlife scene.
Cozy spot for upscale, locally sourced New American cuisine, with fixed-price menu options.
Intimate New American eatery featuring a seasonal, locally sourced menu & a high-end ambiance.
Upscale, contemporary Italian dishes offered in a cozy space with soft lighting & red-check linens.
Large bar offering rotating craft brews & gourmet soft pretzels, plus live music nights & foosball.
New American spot with an open kitchen & cozy seating serves small plates including pasta & seafood.
Seasonal menu of innovative small plates offered in an intimate, BYOB setting with large windows.
Funky, eco-friendly stop for pastries & organic sandwiches, plus espresso drinks & cold brew coffee.
Stylish, dimly lit cocktail bar serving classic & creative concoctions along with unique snacks.
Bright counter-serve spot turning out a variety of grilled cheese sandwiches, plus soups & salads.
This elegant eatery housed in a historic bank features European-influenced fare & craft cocktails.
Unique sandwich shop featuring local, quality ingredients.
Intimate, low-lit coffee & whiskey bar with its own brand of java plus spirits, beers & cocktails.
Bright counter-serve spot focused on wraps & gyros, including vegetarian & Middle Eastern options.
Bistro in a historic warehouse featuring locally sourced American eats plus uncommon wines.
Local seafood & noted wine list in an airy dining room with a wall of windows alongside the river.