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Lunch in Providence, RI near Brown?

Actually ended up at Meeting Street Cafe after eyeing the lines at East Side Pockets - got a great veggie melt with tomato soup and a garbage cookie. Thanks for the rec!

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Meeting Street Cafe
220 Meeting St, Providence, RI 02906

East Side Pocket
278 Thayer St, Providence, RI 02906

Apr 19, 2010
awhitehouse in Southern New England

Lunch in Providence, RI near Brown?

mmm, gyros sound good. Thank you guys!

Apr 15, 2010
awhitehouse in Southern New England

Friendly Toast recs?

I love the Almond Joy pancakes, but as it's been said in here, it's for people with a huge sweet tooth only.
And the insane slices of Anadama toast are fantastic!

Apr 12, 2010
awhitehouse in Greater Boston Area

Lunch in Providence, RI near Brown?

Slightly inexpensive, if possible. Going to visit Brown with my mother and would love to get a bit of a taste for the local restaurant scene!

Apr 12, 2010
awhitehouse in Southern New England

2010 Winter RW Report

Went to Miel for dinner last night. Bread basket was delicious - had an interesting whole-grain baguette that was divine with the olive oil. Wait staff seemed very annoyed that we got a bottle of San Pellegrino instead of wine and must have asked us 8 times if we wanted anything else to drink - no means no, thanks! Menu included 2 things that weren't on the RW website on their menu - you had to pay an $8 premium for each, crab cake and steak frites, if I'm not mistaken. I'm a vegetarian, so I went with the pan-fried gnocchi entree - it was absolutely fantastic, pillowy-soft and complimented perfectly with one of their house specialty olive oils. The tomato tart appetizer was lovely. The chocolate torte, however, was ice-cold and served with an unpleasantly bitter raspberry sauce. The olive oil ice cream it was served seemed closer to a sorbet, but that didn't make it any less delicious!
It was nice overall, but definitely had a case of high highs and low lows, I don't think I'd return on a non-RW.

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Miel "Brasserie Provencal"
510 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110

Mar 15, 2010
awhitehouse in Greater Boston Area

Looking for really good Irish Soda Bread in the Burlington area

Willing to travel a bit if there's nothing around here!

Mar 07, 2010
awhitehouse in Greater Boston Area

Rustic Leaf Bistro - New in Milford NH

I had a great experience here on Valentine's Day. It's not often a vegetarian couple can go to a nice establishment and be able to order 2 different entrees, let alone have trouble picking one! The risotto was fabulous, as well as the macaroni and goat cheese appetizer. The decor is lovely. The waitress was a bit awkward, but that seemed the only low point of the meal.

Feb 27, 2010
awhitehouse in Northern New England

G'vanni in North End any good? it's 50% off!!

I can't vouch for the North End loc, but the Billerica one had FABULOUS pumpkin ravioli with burnt butter sage sauce, and I see that the North End has that on their menu as well. Amaaaazing.

Feb 26, 2010
awhitehouse in Greater Boston Area

Restaurant Week of 2010 - Best of the Bunch?

I was browsing the list of restaurants for Restaurant Week and I was wondering what the Chowhounds would deem the most worthy, with my schedule I can only squeeze in 2 :(. It's my first year checking it out.

Feb 24, 2010
awhitehouse in Greater Boston Area

seeking hot cross buns ...

Mann Orchards in Methuen. SO GOOD.

Feb 24, 2010
awhitehouse in Greater Boston Area