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244 Wickenden St, Providence, RI 02903-4330
+1 401-831-1566
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30 May 2013
“check your charge slip”
24 May 2013
“My favorite lunch date restaurant”
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244 Wickenden St, Providence, RI 02903-4330
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Reviewed 30 May 2013

A coworker recently used his debit card to purchase a sandwich to go, total cost $11.50. A routine check of his account showed the charge as $24.50, someone at Z-Bar added a healthy tip for themselves. He will never go back to Z-Bar. I do...More

Thank ddmri
Reviewed 25 May 2013

Z-bar is one of those rare restaurants that is great in any season. In winter, it's great to sit in the window seats (literally window seats with cushions) and people watch on Wickenden Street. If that isn't available, the ultra private booth across from the...More

Thank Lucy M
Reviewed 4 April 2012

This is a very popular local Providence bar and restaurant. One of its best features is a separation between the bar and the dining tables making for a lively atmosphere as well as a quieter dining experience. The food is very good with no fussiness....More

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Reviewed 23 February 2012

Service and ambiance are ok and the food is pub fare. Not really worth going out of your way to go to.

Thank Pib1014
Reviewed 18 November 2011

As the title says...Great meatloaf! Server was great too!

Thank MarcoTravel1
Reviewed 25 October 2011

We love the food here, great location and good price, not overly expensive. It's not super casual, or super upscale, a nice in between. The waiter who has worked there for years had an attitude but we overlooked that given our penchant for liking this...More

Thank CalifGirlie
Reviewed 22 May 2009

In town for Brown graduation Z Bar came recommended for great food w/ outside dining. I 've got to say they nailed it last night spot on as they say. Swordfish was delicious maybe the best piece I've had . Can't do it at home...More

Thank brown09
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Reviewed 26 October 2008

Too expensive, but the food is good. The bar is trendy.

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Reviewed 18 March 2008

One of the best brunches I've had anywhere. Great vegetarian options, nice salads, nice fenced in private patio when the weather is good. Not at all precocious -- comfortable, aims to please.

Thank Gjeni
Reviewed 1 February 2008

This typical average trying to be trendy restaurant/bar is tucked away on the main road of Wickenden St in Providence near Brown University. The street is lined with many restaurants. You would never notice this place on the corner seeing as it looks like just...More

Thank lip89
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 Wickenden St, Providence, RI 02903-4330
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > Fox Point
  • Neighbourhood: Fox Point
  • Phone Number: +1 401-831-1566
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