4 Special St. Patrick’s Day Treats

Indulge in the Irish holiday with these green sweets from local restaurants and bakeries.
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The Lucky Charms bun from Providence Bagel. Photo from Providence Bagel’s Facebook page.

The Lucky Charms bun from Providence Bagel. Photo from Providence Bagel's Facebook page.

Where to get the ultimate St. Patrick’s Day sweet treats and goodies at locally owned spots in Rhode Island, including Shamrock shakes, Lucky Charms buns and green cookies.

Lucky Charms Buns 

Snag one of these green and white marbled buns, topped with icing and Lucky Charms at Providence Bagel. You may need a bit of luck o’ the Irish to get one before they sell out. 

The details: Daily, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., 99 Fortin Rd., Kingston; Sun.-Sat., 7 a.m.-4 p.m., 695 North Main St., Providence; daily, 7 a.m.-3 p.m., 1480 Mineral Springs Ave., North Providence. 401-421-2222 for all locations, providencebagel.com  


Vegan Shamrock Shake

Minty, decadent and plant-based, indulge in this green beverage this March at Providence’s Plant City or at Newport’s Plant City X, a spin-off of the Providence hub. 

The details: Sun.-Thurs., 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 8 a.m.-10:30 p.m.; 334 S. Water St., Providence, 401-429-2029, plantcitypvd.com; Daily 8 a.m.-11 p.m.; 619 W. Main Rd., Middletown, 401-324-5199, plantcityx.com 


Boozy Shamrock Shake

Sip on this delicious treat at all the Harry’s Bar and Burger locations across the state. The shake features vanilla ice cream blended with mint syrup, topped with a mint Oreo and spiked with vanilla vodka. It can also be made alcohol-free. 

The details: Hours vary at each location. Harry’s On Main, 121 North Main St., Providence, 401-228-7437; Harry’s on the Hill, 301 Atwells Ave., Providence, 401-228-3336; Harry’s in Lincoln, 200 Front St., Lincoln, 401-475-4017, harrysbarburger.com  


Green Cookie

Nothing says St. Patrick’s Day like green food. Sample the THICC Mint Cookie at Feed The Cheeks this month for green, minty, chocolaty goodness. 

The details: Wed.-Sat., noon-5 p.m.; Sun., noon-4 p.m.; 182 Wayland Ave., Providence, 617-888-4557, feedthecheeks.com


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