Diner’s Update

Diner's Update: November/December

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news.

EVENTS 11/19 Chez Pascal in Providence is hosting a Kermit Lynch wine dinner. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and four courses, each paired with special wines including Kuentz Bas Alsace Blanc, Patrick Bottex, Bugey Cerdon Rose and many more in collaboration with Grapes and Grains. Dinner begins at 6 p.m. and the cost is $120 per person (includes food, wine, tax and…

Diner's Update: October/November

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news.

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news. October/November 2013 Culinary Calendar 10/18 Beervana Fest from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston, features a variety of beers on tap as well as educational seminars. Tickets are $50 in advance, $60 at the door, and include one tasting glass, pours of some great beers, a fest…

Diner's Update: September/October

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news.

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news. September/October 2013 Culinary Calendar 9/19 Savor Latin cuisine and wines at the sixth annual Latino Food and Wine Festival, held at The Roots Cultural Center in Providence from 6–9 p.m. Enjoy good company, live music and lots of flavor while supporting Rhode Island's Latino students. Participating restaurants include Flan y Ajo, El…

Diner's Update: August/September

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news.

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news. August−September 2013 Culinary Calendar 8/12 The Hood Cream Chef Inspirations Food Truck, a touring food truck offering free food samples, will be located at Kennedy Plaza in Providence on Aug. 12 from noon–2 p.m.The truck will feature custom recipes using Hood cream, created by Tazza Caffe chef Ben Lloyd. 8/14 On Aug….

Diner's Update: July/August

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news.

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news. July−August 2013 Culinary Calendar 7/7−7/20 The eighth annual Providence Restaurant Weeks will take place July 7–20. Restaurants participating in this year’s events will offer three-course, prix fixe lunch menus for $14.95 and dinner menus for $29.95, so that residents and visitors can sample the best of what the city has to offer….

Diner's Update: June/July 2013

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news.

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news. June−July 2013 Culinary Calendar 6/14–6/23 Block Island will host its first-ever Restaurant Week from June 14–23. More than twenty-five local restaurants serving every type of food will offer prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus. Sample area favorites Ballard’s, Eli’s and Winfield’s, and take advantage of early summer season discounts available at some inns…

Diner's Update: May/June 2013

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news.

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news. May−June 2013 Culinary Calendar 5/22 May 22 is Dunkin’ Donuts Iced Coffee Day in Rhode Island and Bristol County, Massachusetts. All day, participating restaurants will donate $1 for every cup of iced coffee to Hasbro Children’s Hospital. Since the inception of this annual fundraiser in 2010, Dunkin’ Donuts has raised $474,678 to…

Diner's Update: April/May 2013

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news.

The latest Rhode Island food and dining news. April−May 2013 Culinary Calendar Through April Vote for your favorite Rhode Island restaurants, shops and more in Rhode Island Monthly’s Best of Rhode Island® Readers' Poll 2013! 5/1 Seasons at the Ocean House on Watch Hill will host chef Jake Rojas of Tallulah on Thames for a Farm and Vine Dinner on…

Cheap Eats: Mobile Food Fascination in Providence

New mobile vendors are popping up every week, so we made a list of the latest additions and our old favorites.

New mobile vendors are popping up every week. Here's a list of our old favorites.   There are no set schedules or locations for every food truck and cart, but most use social media to communicate their whereabouts. Use our guide to track them down and enjoy the feast hitting our streets.     Twitter: @ChezPascal  Specialty: Hewtin's Dogs: sausages,…

Get the Inside Scoop–From Your Smart Phone

Rhode Island Monthly has launched a free app that brings you the best of Rhode Island--whereever you are.

Want to get the skinny on the best places to eat, shop and have fun in Rhode Island? Now you can access that information from your smart phone. Rhode Island Monthly just launched a free mobile web app called the Insider’s Guide to RI. It’s got great information for tourists and locals alike. Looking for some Italian food? Check out…