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Historic Federal Hill, Providence
(3.8/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
Prepare your camera and your taste buds for a tour of Historic Federal Hill, one of the most scenic areas of the city. Including charming Atwells Avenue and the surrounding area, the neighborhood boasts some of the city's most beautiful architectural sights and most famous restaurants. Combining its gastronomic reputation and enduring Italian heritage, the area abounds in excellent choices for Italian food. If you're craving something else, check out the selection of restaurants serving specialties from other parts of the world, from traditional American to Japanese. Soak in the atmosphere as you wander the charming streets past parks and cafes, and stop into some of the numerous boutique shops and galleries for unusual shopping opportunities. To gain a more in-depth understanding of the neighborhood, check out some of the guided tours available. Use our Providence itinerary planner to add Historic Federal Hill and other attractions to your Providence vacation plans.
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  • It was nice for a stop, but not very special. Maybe it was because we arrived early in the day, probably in the evening there will be more atmosphere. 
  • Stayed at the Providence Hilton which was great. Federal Hill is a fantastic place to stroll around. Hardest thing is choosing a restaurant for dinner. We went to Camille ' s and will be back again an...  more »
  • While parking can be a challenge, there are so many restaurant options it is worth the effort. We never make a reservation, and always can find someplace, even on Friday night. Not just Italian, but m...  more »