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Al Fresco On The Hill Continues in October and Expands for Columbus Day Holiday Weekend

The Federal Hill Commerce Association is pleased to announce Al Fresco on the Hill will continue through the month of October. Atwells Avenue will remain closed for Al Fresco Diningon Fridays and Saturdaysevenings from 5 – 11pm. The Avenue will be closed in two sections; from Bradford Street to Dean Street and then from Dean Street to Lily Street. Restaurants on Federal Hill will have the ability to extend their table seating out from the sidewalk onto the Avenue based on the most current guidelines provided by the State of Rhode Island.  

For Columbus Day weekendthe usual feast will not take place this year due to current Covid-19 restrictions. However, we will be hosting Al Fresco on the Hill in its place by expanding to include more dining and shopping options withextended hours and days. We will be honoring Italian heritage all weekend with special menu selections, live entertainment and Italian colors. Hours will be Friday 10/9  5-11pm Saturday 10/10 and Sunday 10/11 11am-11pm and Monday 10/12 11am -10pm. 

 Guests should contact the individual restaurants for reservations or they may do walk up service. All guests and restaurants will also be required to follow the states guidelines for face coverings and distancing. 

Join us for a true European experience and enjoy the heartbeat of Providence!

Participating Restaurants

Angelo’s Civita Farnese Restaurant
Bacco Vino & Contorni
Constantino’s Venda Bar & Ristorante
DaVinci Restaurant & Lounge
Don Jose Tequilas Restaurant
Enoteca Umberto
Federal Taphouse & Kitchen
Harry’s on the Hill
Lucia’s Mexican Restaurant
Massimo Ristorante
Nara Lounge & Restaurant
Roma Ristorante
Opa The Phoenician Restaurant
Pane e Vino Ristorante & Enoteca
Plaza Kitchen & Bar
Providence Oyster Bar
Pure Lounge
South Beach Restaurant
Tavolo Wine Bar & Tuscan Grille
Trattoria Zooma
Venda Ravioli

Explore Federal Hill!


Federal Hill is home to some of the best Italian food in the world, as well as a wide range of dining options from Cuban to Lebanese cuisine and more! See our list our restaurants and enjoy a night of dining on the Hill!


Find hotels, food catering, hair salons, tourist info, catering, and more on Federal Hill! See our list of business services offered.


Whether you are shopping the local grocery markets, bakery, or just stopping by for a cappuccino, Federal Hill, Providence is an experience like no other! Find out where you can shop or simply grab a coffee on the Hill.


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Are you a local business owner and want to be a member of the Federal Hill Commerce Association? It’s easy! Just fill out this application.