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All 733 Providence Restaurants

Trattoria Zooma

245 Atwells Ave, Federal Hill, Providence, RI 02903 (Federal Hill)
401 383-2002
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Ranked #106 of 733 Restaurants in Providence
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Federal Hill
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Dean St.
Transit: Providence Bus route 26 Atwells/RI College
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English first
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We had reservations for Siena across the street but when we arrived we realized we were there on our last visit and wanted to try something new. We walked over to zooma. It has a nice layout we decided to wait for a seat by the window which was a smart choice. I ordered the chicken piccata and my wife... More

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Smithfield, Rhode Island, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I have to admit when my wife and I first decided to try Zooma I was a little skeptical. I anticipated a typical “Hill” experience of portions that were too large and menu void of creativity. Were we ever surprised. I think the first thing that tipped us off that we were in for a great meal was we overheard... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This place offers great selection of Italian dishes....recommended spot on atwells ave. The service was very good and the prices were affordable

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Boston, Massachusetts
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358 reviews 358 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
469 helpful votes 469 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

It sounds great -- pasta made on site, lots of interesting ingredients, etc. But the food is just average. It is a time warp -- going back to the '60's. Gnocchi were OK but not great, even though it is a specialty of the restaurant. The "pockets" with wild mushrooms sounded neat, but the pasta was hard and the taste... More

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We accompanied another couple to this place and based on their comments our expectations were high. We had 6:00pm reservations and were immediately shown to our table. There was a speaker blaring brassy Latin music above our table. We asked if something could be done about it and the waiter promptly turned down the volume. He returned to tell us... More

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Providence, Rhode Island
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We were a group of four, looking to continue our morning's business discussions over lunch. Zooma offers a comfortable environment for that, so it worked well. We had two guests from the Southeastern U.S., and they asked for Italian Cuisine, something they don't get that much of in the south. Zooma turned out to be the perfect choice. On this... More

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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The concierge of our hotel recommended this restaurant for our party of 8, including 4 children ages 11-14. Bethanny, our server, was perfect. The atmosphere and decor is cozy yet chic. Two women were making homemade pasta in the front window. Great wine menu. The antipasti platter, calamari and fried motz were delicious. Kids tried the pizza which was very... More

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South of Boston
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We happened to go to this restaurant because The Hill was particularly crowded on Saturday evening 8/23/14. We were very happy with the atmosphere. It is not traditional Italian buit very trendy. So if you are looking for the sultry, smokey Tuscany atmosphere- keep walking. The food is very pricey and the portions are small. However, its tastey and fresh.... More

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Wellsboro
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Excellent! We have had lunch here twice in a year and absolutely love it..there were 10 of us that arrived without reservations and they are always accommodating. Our group comes up to Rhode Island every august for a adult jazz camp and on the last day we have lunch together. The pasta and wine are great.

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Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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59 reviews 59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

Went for lunch and had two entrees: sachetelli and a mergherita pizza. The sachetelli pasta was out of this world, awesome, superb, perfect, over the top. The pizza was good too. Service was excellent. Will definitely visit again the next time we are in Providence.

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Additional Information about Trattoria Zooma

Address: 245 Atwells Ave, Federal Hill, Providence, RI 02903
Phone Number: 401 383-2002
Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > Federal Hill
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 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
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Italian

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