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Address: Providence, RI
Description: Romantic area with a fountain.

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I love this square on Federal Hill

If you can't get to Italy this is the next best thing. You can get truly fresh meats at the butcher, stop for an espresso and have a wonderful lunch or dinner plus visit the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2015
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Massachusetts
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127 reviews 127 reviews
42 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

If you can't get to Italy this is the next best thing. You can get truly fresh meats at the butcher, stop for an espresso and have a wonderful lunch or dinner plus visit the bakery

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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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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68 reviews 68 reviews
23 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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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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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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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
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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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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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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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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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