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Johnson & Wales University

8 Abbott Park Place, Providence, RI 02903 (Downtown Providence)
401-598-1000
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Ranked #21 of 70 Attractions in Providence
Type: Educational Sites
Description: Rhode Island university known for its food program.
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Long Island, NY
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

we had a great time and i believe my daughter is going to love this school. Everyone we encountered is very helpful and the city is amazing.

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Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

A growing university with a beautiful campus and state of the art culinary center. In the few years that we've been visiting the university has added playing fields and a concession building as they grow their university teams and offerings.

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Matawan, New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Wildcat orientation session. Starting off really good so far. Great rates at the hotels if you mention that you are staying for orientation . Great information on what to do while your student is at orientation. I had a good time.

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New York, New York, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

I love everything about this place, however, you must see it for yourself, especially if you're a student trying to find a new school.

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Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
38 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

This is an excellent culinary school. In fact, it is known nationally and churns out a lot of successful chefs. The only drawback is that it is located in a bad (crime-ridden) section of Providence.

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Boston, MA
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158 reviews 158 reviews
82 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We went for a cooking class a while ago, and really enjoyed it. They are a bit expensive, but the small weekend classes give you a lot of individual attention. We left with some great recipes, and you get a wonderful lunch that you have helped prepare. Ours was the New England cuisine class, so tons of seafood made it... More

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Pelham, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

great school staff is wonderful and friendly. the campus is huge downcity is located near everything shoping theater restraurants. the students are very lucky to be going here.

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Cumberland, Rhode Island
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Great school and they have great cooking classes, our daughter goes to school there, food cooked by the students is great.

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Palm Harbor
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53 reviews 53 reviews
14 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012 via mobile

The culinary museum at the harborsidencampus campus is really well done. It is in the back of the library building. Parking is a bit of a problem with hundreds of students cars, but it is worth the visit if you have not been here before. Very interesting and well done.

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