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Papa Razzi

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1 Paparazzi Way, Cranston, RI 02920 (Hillside Road)
(401) 942-2900
Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Much improved!

Went yesterday for lunch and it was very enjoyable! Like the brunch menu, had frittatta, which was very good. Came with a Bellini and delicious blueberry bread. Waitress Carolyn was delightful. Glad to see the improvement since they changed management. Look forward to dining there again soon.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
cairns700
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English first
RI
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Went yesterday for lunch and it was very enjoyable! Like the brunch menu, had frittatta, which was very good. Came with a Bellini and delicious blueberry bread. Waitress Carolyn was delightful. Glad to see the improvement since they changed management. Look forward to dining there again soon.

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Papa Razzi's, in Garden City, Cranston, RI is a friendly, professionally run spot with great food, great staff and a great atmosphere!! Most people think a "chain" restaurant is bland & cookie cutter, but this shop has a wide variety of dishes, perfect for your mood of the evening. The chicken risotto & veal parmesan are always tasty and cooked... More 

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new england
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60 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I joined my niece there for lunch recently.. The service was friendly & efficient.Our waitress brought delicious warm focaccia bread and bread sticks to our table. There is jar of hot pepper oil on the table to eat with the bread which is a nice touch.We ordered salads with chicken and everything was fresh and the chicken was cooked to... More 

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Newport, Rhode Island
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121 reviews 121 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Going to dinner is an interesting thing. Some go to celebrate special occasions. Some go to meet friends and chat. I/we go to try different places and sample food and drink. I like the feel, the hustle and bustle. I like the fact you feel welcomed from the time you hit to door until you leave. Lynn our server was... More 

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Little Rhody, United States
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211 reviews 211 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Papa Razzi has the best chicken Caesar salad I've ever had, so that's what I usually order. But the menu is pretty varied, with many good, interesting choices. I know, because I usually sample others' selections. However, this is not a good place for the calorie-conscious. The service is usually excellent. The prices are reasonable. The atmosphere is casual-classy, even... More 

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Charlestown, Rhode Island
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58 reviews 58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

From the moment the wonderful hosting staff open the door for you, to seating, to service, I have and my family have never been disappointed at Papa Razzi! It is really a quality spot in beautiful Garden City, Cranston, Rhode Island. I even enjoy the outdoor patio in warmer weather and also like sitting at the bar because of the... More 

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Budd Lake
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We went on a Monday night and the place was full but not so much that we had a long wait. The food was above average and the wait staff attentive. There is special pricing on Mondays! It is good for a family meal, dinner after shopping or a casual date night. I would not hesitate to recommend this place... More 

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St. Pete Beach
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14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Papa Razzi is a great stop... Always fantastic food, good service and upscale yet casual atmosphere. The daily special risotto is typically amazing, appetizers to share works every time and smooth cocktails make for a nice night. You can custom make any dish on the menu as well. Tell them what pasta you choose and what toppings to add and... More 

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

I frequent Papa Razzi whenever I'm in the Rhode Island area...the food is delicious . the calamari and mozz fritti are my favorite appetizers... I am obsessed with the panzanella salad also. This place is great if you are looking for good Italian food, but not a fancy restaurant!

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Warwick
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40 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Papa Razzi is a typical upscale Italian Restaurant. That is not necessary bad but there are no surprises. The food is good, the prices reflect the upscale category. All plates on the menu are in Italian with an English translation in italics in case you forget that it is an Italian Restaurant. All the plates are familiar and well done.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Paparazzi Way, Cranston, RI 02920
    (Hillside Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Cranston
  • Phone Number: (401) 942-2900

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?