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DePasquale Plaza

Address: Providence, RI (Federal Hill)
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Ranked #21 of 69 Attractions in Providence
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Romantic area with a fountain.
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Romantic area with a fountain.
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Cranston, Rhode Island
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153 reviews 153 reviews
95 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

DePasquale Plaza has become a popular gathering place on "The Hill," the Italian section of Providence. The beautiful fountain reminds us of piazzas in Italy.

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Andover, New Hampshire
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65 reviews 65 reviews
22 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Such a nice place to visit, stroll and dine. Love this place for the true ambience of being in little Italy. Enjoy the square, the local dining and lovely gift shop(s). You won't be disappointed!

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Bangkok, Thailand
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505 reviews 505 reviews
169 attraction reviews
382 helpful votes 382 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

DePasquale Plaza or DePasquale Square is located at the corner of Atwells Avenue and DePasquale Street in the Federal Hills area, also Little Italy of Providence. If you are visiting in a downtown hotel, you can walk there very easy. Walk past the Dunkin' Donuts Center, past the Hilton Hotel and up Atwells Avenue. When you see the hanging acorn,... More 

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Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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137 reviews 137 reviews
25 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

On a summer night it's not uncommon to see many people sitting around the fountain and listening to the free bands that perform nightly. Amazing local restaurants offer outside seating too.

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Beautiful night lights and slightly urban feel by the water... Leaves you craving a nice romantic stroll through the square. Loved passing through this area.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

You've got to visit the Square if you come to Providence. Authentic Italian atmosphere, al fresco dining, and often live music. Your choice of many types of ethnic foods but the Italian fare is especially great! You can eat a simple meal at Angelos, surrounded by many locals conversing in their native Italian, a more sophisticated meal at Siena or... More 

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Oldsmar, Florida, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Great place to take in the ambience of an Italian piazza without leaving the country. Located in Providence's Federal Hill district the piazza is surrounded by fantastic restaurants with live music permeating the air during the evenings. This is the place to relax and enjoy an authentic Italian meal and your favorite libation.

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Staten Island, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 via mobile

I had no idea this even existed before I arrived for dinner at Andino's on Wednesday night during my visit to Providence. We wound up heading over to the plaza for coffee at Palmeiri's after dinner and had a great time sitting and people watching.

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Portland, Maine
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193 reviews 193 reviews
30 attraction reviews
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

This is a lovely spot. It's a perfect place to have dinner outside during the day or night in the warmer months, when you'll also be treated to live music. As I describe in my review of the restaurants affiliated with Costantino's Venda Bar and Ristorante (listed on tripadvisor as Costantino's Venda Ravioli), the night I dined in DePasquale Plaza... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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258 reviews 258 reviews
98 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

The plaza has 4 or 5 restaurants, vendors,, and avery nice fountain to relax at. During the summer, there are opera and musical performances inthe evenings. Sit, close your eyes and relax here.

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