Blue Grotto Restaurant

210 Atwells Ave
Providence, RI 02903
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Located in historic Federal Hill, The Blue Grotto is an authentic Italian restaurant. Come delight in old world favorites, classic preparations and contemporary offerings of Italian cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere. Their award winning wine list is comprised of over 400 selections. This Providence Italian restaurant also boasts a lunch, dinner and dessert menu with something for any Italian-food lover to enjoy. Choose from paninis, pizzas and salads for lunch and for dinner have classic Italian dishes like pasta Alfredo and or lobster and shrimp scampi. Whether you come for a romantic evening or a business lunch, The Blue Grotto is sure to please. Their private rooms can are perfect for hosting a birthday party, rehearsal dinner or other special event. Besides the delicious food, guests will also enjoy live music from local singers. Come discover The Blue Grotto today.
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Customer Reviews (21 reviews)


on Citysearch Apr 22, 2010
We went to the Blue Grotto last Thursday after passing a few other restaurants on Atwells Ave. The Blue Grotto just felt more relaxed and romantic than the others. We got a seat by the fireplace as it wasn't overly... (more)

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on Citysearch Apr 14, 2010
excellent......a definite recommendation!! the atmosphere from the staff is above average, the food is always a delight!!! the desserts... (more)


on Citysearch Dec 21, 2008
I have only been once, but found no complaints and can't wait to go again. I ordered a veal parm and my fiance ordered the gnocchi. The piece of veal I received was huge, both me and my fiance ate some and I still had... (more)


on Citysearch Dec 15, 2008
We go out a lot, its hard not to in Providence with a great restaurant every 5 feet. We have our favorites and when we are in the mood for Italian we always end up back at the Blue Grotto on Federal Hill. Unlike some... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 10, 2008
I was in Providence for a Conference this past week and was totally blown away. Never have I seen so many great restaurants in one town. We tried a number but my favorite by far was the Blue Grotto. Our host said he hadn't... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 02, 2008
I don't usually write reviews, and I typically never write a good review; but I LOVE this restaurant and have always had the most wonderful experience. We are not part of the rich and famous; yet I have always felt like... (more)

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on Citysearch Sep 20, 2008
Comfortable and Relaxing Atmosphere, Classic Italian Dishes, and desserts to die for! You must try the Tiramisu or Triple Chocolate Torte. H... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 05, 2008
My husband, another couple and I had dinner her last Saturday night after visiting Waterfires. We wanted to have a nice, relaxing dinner and not to be rushed, just enjoy our friends and the rest of the evening. We had a... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 04, 2008
We've gone to the Blue Grotto a few times over the past months and it keeps getting busier and busier. Last Saturday night it was packed, we hadn't made reservations so we had to wait a little, but the bartender was great... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 01, 2008
We went out to Providence hoping to have a nice dinner and then a walk by the water fire. We arrived on time and ordered right away.We had a salad and each ordered the scampi. After the salads,we literally sat there for an... (more)
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