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301 Main St, East Greenwich, RI 02818
+1 401-398-0027
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5:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 20
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  • 11
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good birthday dinner

Went for my birthday (Dec. 28) when we couldn't get into Seven Moons (too crowded). Cafe Fresco had very good food and a nice atmosphere.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
Arna Z
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East Greenwich, Rhode Island, United States
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  • Large groups
  • Bar scene
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East Greenwich, Rhode Island, United States
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Went for my birthday (Dec. 28) when we couldn't get into Seven Moons (too crowded). Cafe Fresco had very good food and a nice atmosphere.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

food was very good,good portions, had a antipasto which was quite large and loaded with good cheese,meats and fresh greens with a nice dressing. the Steak was done to perfection and we both had one so we just relaxed. the sides were very good,we were too full for desert. The entire staff was outstanding and the kitchen did a great... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Everything is always just really good. Great selection, great service...I love their selection of interesting drinks -- it is good for couples, friends...and even the kids.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Food and atmosphere were underwhelming. Bar service was excellent. Restaurant service was good. Siena is much better.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We have been to Cafe Fresco on several occasions and again were not disappointed! We began with their antipasto which is enough for 3 people an excellent combination of cheeses, olives, peppers and meats plus other items. Our meal consisted of short ribs and filet both cooked to perfection, the meat fell off the ribs and the filet was cooked... More 

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North Stonington, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Took my mom and dad out for dinner there.. our first time. And let me say.. I am a food snob so trying out a new restaurant can be traumatic if the food is mediocre. Nice bar area; good service; bartender was very accommodating to our needs. Started with pizza for appetizers; they were VERY good. Had a butternut pasta... More 

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East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Delicious entrees. food is prepared to each order. The selection is great. I have been here often and each time is better than the last! Wonderful. What every good restaurant should be!

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Just a few miles south of the Crowne Plaza Hotel in East Greenwich on Main St is a very nice Italian restaurant with a wide variety of dining choices, and a fairly priced but limited wine list. The service was excellent and prompt. The restaurant was a bit on the noisy side but balanced with excellent appetizers and main courses.... More 

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East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We have dined here many times, as a couple, and with a large family. Food and service are always impeccable. Soups are great. Entrees are wonderful and reasonable priced. I love chicken francaise, my husband prefers Italian, my daughter loves fish, and son-in-law likes beef. We are all satisfied here.

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

There was 4 of us. We started by sharing grilled pizza for an appetizer which was thin, crispy and yummy. I added a little crushed red pepper which I enjoy. We noticed entree portions looked quite large, so my girlfriend and I split one entree of eggplant parm. It was huge. Absolutely delish. Very light. The guys both got veal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 301 Main St, East Greenwich, RI 02818
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  East Greenwich
  • Phone Number: +1 401-398-0027

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 24
  • Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse, Pizza, Seafood, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am

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