New Rivers-american Bistro

7 Steeple St
Providence, RI 02903
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A small bistro needs a well-executed vision to survive. This one sets its sights on immortality via an eclectic menu.
New Rivers in Providence, RI is named in direct homage to the two rivers running through the heart of Providence and the multicultural nature of Bruce Tillinghast's menu Chef and owner Bruce Tillinghast, brings together a diverse range of culinary and life experience that results in his inventive, multicultural cuisine. His menu draws not only on his art history background and training in provincial French and regional Italian cooking, but also on a lifelong fascination with the tastes and flavors of the world. The result, along with the support of fresh local and organic ingredients, and some fine international wines, makes for a dining experience that is both exciting and satisfying, lively and unusual.
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Customer Reviews (3 reviews)


on Citysearch Oct 12, 2006
intimate, romantic, charming, interesting, hip, unpretentious...describes this little gem. The food is always impeccable, wine list is amazing. THIS is Providence's finest. (more)


on Citysearch Jul 21, 2006
My partner and I went to this restaurant as part of our recent visit to Boston for our yearly vacation. We heard about it as part of their Restaurant Week where you have a fixed price menu and just a couple of food choices... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 13, 2003
<b>The Scene</b><br>Christmas tree lights interlace the menagerie of bare twigs on the ceiling and cast a romantic glow on the billiard green walls. Couples primarily occupy the white-clothed tables, although a... (more)

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