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Nick's on Broadway

500 Broadway, Providence, RI 02909-1623
+1 401-421-0286
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (78 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (29 reviews)
“polenta” (14 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
500 Broadway, Providence, RI 02909-1623
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Let me start with the comment that my wife says that this is her new favorite breakfast place. We visited on a Friday morning during Christmas week and the place was hopping. We waited about 15 minutes for seating for two at the counter. I...More

Thank Bankguy1961
Reviewed 18 December 2017

The perfect place to grab breakfast or a brunch type meal. Fresh ingredients on top of a creative selection of food. Will definitely come back!

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Me and my hubby along with 2 other couples dined here last Friday night And did the tasting menu. I asked if I could bring a cake to celebrate my husbands birthday and they were very accommodating. The food was well spaced and there was...More

Thank happydolphin123
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We visited as part of a food and drink tour from The UK, and were made to feel incredibly welcome by the staff, who were friendly and attentive. The place was buzzing and the atmosphere was incredible. Food was delicious and beautifully presented. Would definitely...More

Thank Emma K
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

After being on holiday for nearly a week and a half my partner and I were looking for something that wasn't a big greasy lunch like we had been eating so far. Nick's was definitely the place to go for this. The food tasted so...More

Thank hayley2241
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We went to Nick's based on a recommendation from our tour Guide from Experience Rhode Island Tours. We arrived on Sunday late morning. We waited for about 30 minutes but it was well worth it! We were seated right at the counter so we could...More

Thank kellymcp718
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Small but very busy restaurant. Had the Polenta and eggs entree with fresh ricotta and some Parmesan. Fantastic! Local fresh ingredients. Added bonus was the Illy's coffee. There is usually a wait from 15 to 30 minutes, but worth it. Table or counter/bar seating. Breakfast...More

1  Thank LoriP02828
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

It was a beautiful day out so we walked here from our Downtown Providence hotel. It was about a 45 minute wait or more on a Sunday for brunch, we ended up taking seats at the bar and the wait was only about 15-20 mins....More

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Definitely the best pancakes I've ever had. In addition the brioche French toast was outstanding. Yum! Very nice atmosphere and great service. Delicious coffee. There are meters to park on the street.

Thank ZoZaMom
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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, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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