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Federal Hill

  • 379 Atwells Ave. Map It
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Published 08/07/2014

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You're as likely to hear Italian as English in this neighborhood. The stripe down Atwells Avenue is painted in red, white, and green, and a huge pignoli (pinenut), an Italian symbol of abundance and quality, hangs on an arch soaring over the street. Grocers sell pastas, pastries, and usually hard-to-find Italian groceries. During the Federal Hill Stroll (usually held in early June) festivalgoers enjoy music and sample signature cuisine at numerous eateries within a ¾-mile stretch of Atwells Avenue.

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379 Atwells Ave., Providence, Rhode Island, 02909, United States

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Published 08/07/2014


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