It’s no secret that Rhode Island is filled with amazing restaurants. There are a few however that might not look that way from the outside, but will definitely surprise you once you step inside. Here are 10 great ‘hole in the wall’ restaurants in Rhode Island that serve delicious food.
1. Ogie's Trailer Park, Providence
Ogie's literally looks like a trailer park on the outside, but with the most awesome of intentions. The cocktails and food you'll find at this place will blow you away and frequently changes with the addition of amazing specials.
2. Olneyville New York System, Providence and Cranston
Olneyville New York System is a Rhode Island tradition for a reason. The hot wieners and other great menu items are fantastic, regardless of the exterior appearance.
3. Doherty's East Ave Irish Pub, Pawtucket
Doherty's is pretty easy to miss in Pawtucket with its plain appearance. Inside you'll find great beers on tap, delicious food, and super friendly waitstaff every time!
4. Garden Grille, Pawtucket
Garden Grille serves some of the best vegetarian dishes in the state and beyond! Find them in Pawtucket next time you're craving a magical meatless meal.
5. Crazy Burger Cafe & Juice Bar, Narragansett
Crazy Burger in Narragansett continues to be a favorite summer hang out to the locals and visitors alike. The outside doesn't look like much, but the food is so good you'll want to keep going back for more.
6. Bob & Timmy's Grilled Pizza, North Smithfield and Providence
If you're looking for delicious grilled pizza, Bob & Timmy's should probably be your first, if not your only choice! Neither location looks super fancy outside, but it simply adds to the charm found inside.
7. Chomp Kitchen & Drinks, Warren
Chomp Kitchen makes one of the best burgers found in the entire state. The rest of the menu is also out of this world!
8. La Lupita, Providence
La Lupita is nationally recognized for its delicious authentic Mexican cuisine. It's so easy to walk right past the plaza where they are found, but so important you find them!
9. Tavern On Main, Chepachet
Aside from the big red awning, the Tavern on Maine in Chepachet looks like a private home, but don't let that fool you. The food and atmosphere inside is wonderful.
10. Pomodoro, Bristol
This pizzeria and Italian style restaurant is sure to please your taste buds! It might not look like it on the outside, but the food is some of the best around!
Can you think of any other ‘hole in the wall’ restaurants in Rhode Island that have surprisingly delicious cuisine?