Food and Drink

Get a Taste of Rhode Island at Boston Public Market

The Boston Public Market's indoor year-round marketplace is featuring a Rhode Island Local Food Bazaar.

If you find yourself in Beantown anytime now through September 3, stop by the Boston Public Market for an innovative, healthy and delicious taste of Rhode Island. This indoor year-round marketplace, located on the ground floor of the Haymarket train station, features a Rhode Island local food bazaar.

Luxe Burger’s Build Your Own Burger Contest

Choose from more than forty-five ingredients to craft the burger of your dreams and enter for a chance to win prizes and more.

If you are still in search of the perfect burger, consider creating your own through Luxe Burger’s Build Your OwnBurger contest. From now until September 15, guests can craft the burger of their dreams using more than 400,000 possible combinations of ingredients. T

7 Nautically Inspired Local Beers

Breweries across the state serve brews with oceanic inspiration.

Rhode Island may be small, but it has an abundance of two things: fantastic local beer and countless miles of beaches and oceans. It shouldn’t be any surprise that a few local breweries have united these two. From seafood infused stouts to fruity IPAs, these beers have taken inspiration from the ocean in ingredients and name. Prudence & Patience Rosehip…

Try Bug-Filled Treats at the Pestaurant at PawSox FanFest

Ehrlich Pest Control’s "Pestaurant" will serve cheddar crick-ettes, BBQ worms and ant and worm lollipops.

On Sunday, July 23, kids and adults alike will get the chance to try bug-filled treats like bacon and cheddar crick-ettes, BBQ worms and ant and worm lollipops at the PawSox FanFest, as part of Ehrlich Pest Control’s “Pestaurant.”

Shark Week Comes to Skiff Bar in Newport

Watch "Best of Shark Week" episodes from the Discovery Channel while sipping shark-themed cocktails and bites.

Newport Marriott’s Skiff Bar has teamed up with the Discovery Channel’s “Shark Week” to launch the new season by airing episodes and offering shark-themed drinks and specials.

The Dish: JC’s Butcher Shop Sells Portuguese Charcuterie and Goods

The new West Warwick butcher shop, from the owners of Matos Bakery, sells handmade Portuguese chourico and sausage and imported and local goods.

JC’s Portuguese American Market on Brookside Avenue in West Warwick has new owners. The recently opened JC’s Butcher Shop features house-cured charcuterie, chourico and blood sausages, Portuguese cheese, Portuguese imports and locally made products.

Save Your Appetite for the Best of Rhode Island Party

Your ticket includes unlimited food from local vendors, two martinis, Newport Vineyards wine and Narragansett beer.

It’s that time of year again: Time to work up an appetite for all of the great food that will be served at the annual Best of Rhode Island Party on Thursday, July 27 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Providence Performing Arts Center.

The Dish: Hope Street Merchants Offer Veggie Valet

Shoppers now have a place to store their farmers market goodies while they visit other Hope Street businesses.

Hope Street merchants are putting an end to the expression, shop ‘til you drop. The businesses are now offering Veggie Valet on Saturdays during the Hope Street Farmers Market, so that shoppers have a place to put their heavy farmers market haul while they visit other businesses.