Many of us have had the frustrating experience of driving up and down a street in search of a restaurant with rave reviews. Sometimes even when we find it, we do a double take by its outer appearance and question whether we could possibly be in the right place. Trust me when I say that you’ll be so glad you found these 10 tiny restaurants in Rhode Island as soon as your order arrives.
1. Kitchen, Providence
Found on Carpenter Street in Providence is this amazing breakfast joint. Though there's almost always a line around the block on the weekends, this place is just so worth the wait.
2. Rim Nahm Thai Cuisine, Cranston
If you're looking for authentic thai cuisine, look no further! You'll find this small and oh so delicious restaurant right in charming Pawtuxet Village.
3. North, Providence
North offers an outstanding raw bar, creative cocktails, and a small eclectic menu. Not only is this place unique, it's also delicious and can be found on the West Side of Providence.
4. Crazy Burger, Narragansett
Crazy Burger has moved up the ranks from local hangout to Rhode Island tradition and is found in beautiful Narragansett. Enjoy everything from amazing burgers, smoothies, and so much more!
5. Bamboo Garden, Providence
This Asian Fusion restaurant might be small, but it's mighty in terms of great service and amazing flavors! They can be found on Elmwood Avenue in Providence.
6. El Rancho Grande, Providence
If you ask any Providence local where their favorite place is for great Mexican food, you'll almost always hear them say El Rancho Grande on Plainfield Street. Great food, great service, and amazing cocktails make this place wonderful!
7. Birch, Providence
This cozy eatery offers a seasonal and locally sourced menu of amazing entrees. They are located in the heart of downtown Providence and are so worth finding.
8. Ye Olde English Fish & Chips, Woonsocket
If you're looking for a classic spot for fish and chips in Little Rhody, this place in Woonsocket is everything you need. With such a comfortable, fun atmosphere and amazing food, you won't regret your choice.
9. Chez Pascal, Providence
Chez Pascal on Hope Street serves up french inspired cuisine and makes for a perfect lunch spot. Outdoor seating is available on nice days, and great food and friendly service is an every day occurrence.
10. Frank & John From Italy, East Greenwich
Frank & John's has been around for decades for a reason. It is one of the very best family owned and authentic italian restaurants and pizzerias in the state! Find them on Main Street in East Greenwich. You'll be glad you did.
Whether these tiny restaurants in Rhode Island become your go-to or not, they are so worth checking out at least once! Looking for other surprisingly good restaurants? Check out