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Nick's on Broadway

500 Broadway, Providence, RI 02909-1623
+1 401-421-0286
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (83 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (24 reviews)
“polenta” (15 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
500 Broadway, Providence, RI 02909-1623
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nick's on Broadway, in theory, is a good restaurant. In practice, it is a drain of your time and money. While trying to promote a hip, upscale restaurant, it falls short of the most important thing, Customer Service! The atmosphere is good, the staff means...More

1  Thank lisalM1113II
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nick's was recommended to me by my hairdresser and we were so impressed. It is a small venue and it is no wonder that the place was packed on a Friday afternoon. It was a bit too noisy inside for our comfort zone, so we...More

Thank birkiecontessa
Reviewed 23 May 2018

I was with a party of 3 for brunch...it was over 2 hours to get food. The waitress said she loved the black bean and eggs entree, so I went with that. Yuck... didn't like it at all. The char-grilled pesto bread was hard as...More

1  Thank Mitch V
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by another restaurant owner! From my Hometown NW, NJ ! My daughter wanted to do the 4 course dinner option.. they do accommodate allergies ( I have Celiac)! You need to be patient. The superbly placed food you are about to...More

Thank DaisyRay2107
Reviewed 18 April 2018

I saw an article in Food and Wine magazine, as I was researching weekend brunches for my daughter's bridal shower. Nick's was on the list, but I found the atmosphere a bit too casual. A month later, a friend and I ended up here for...More

1  Thank susanN_Providence_Ri
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I was expecting more original food because I have been hearing about it for a while. Staff is very friendly and food is ok

Thank duiz
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Went to brunch on Sunday with my daughter and 2 of her college friends. There was an hour wait, which we were more than happy to do. After an hour we asked how much longer and the RUDE hostess said she has no idea but...More

1  Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Outstanding for brunch or dinner, the food quality is first rate. The chef can accommodate special dietary issues like shellfish or dairy allergies. Most of the menu is sourced locally and the preparation is carful so that you can taste all of the flavors. Service...More

Thank lmb32
Reviewed 25 February 2018

I came here for brunch on a Saturday morning. My parents and I sat at the counter and watched them cook which was really cool. The food was great, being a vegetarian there was enough options to choose from. I got the frittata and would...More

Thank BR3939
Reviewed 17 January 2018

The ambiance is a little crazy and very loud. (most of the noise is from the staff yelling back and forth). The food is excellent, but if you are at all hungry, you are going to be very disappointed. And still hungry. The menu is...More

Thank timpreston3
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Questions & Answers
3 December 2015|
Response from Hello420 | Reviewed this property |
They have a very limited GF menu from what I recall. I ordered eggs, no toast. But they have an interesting array of healthy food options and fresh fruit.
31 December 2014|
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Response from Barry N | Reviewed this property |
Is it close to PPAC? This is RI/ you are always close to anything in RI...... I think it is about 5 miles to PPAC.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Broadway, Providence, RI 02909-1623
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > Federal Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Federal Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 401-421-0286
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