The best Bars in the Federal Hill Section of Providence Ri

With fanciful drinks, warm surroundings and savory food, the bars of the historic Federal Hill district in Providence offer days of entertainment and nights of excitement. The drinks and food vary, as do the surroundings, but one thing remains consistent throughout these stylish bars: you will want to come back for more. They each have their own style, location and price but all have something to offer even the most discerning customer.  Whether you wish to stop in for a few drinks or spend a relaxing evening among friends, you will enjoy your visit to these top-rated venues.

Zooma Bar & Ristorante

Since 2004, Zooma Bar & Ristorante has offered an atmosphere full of enthusiasm in its vibrant lounge. Watch the plasma televisions as you order from an almost endless wine and specialty drink list. Savory Italian food is offered day and night, including specialties that will widen your eyes and make your mouth water. You can taste the wood oven pizza, made fresh with steaming bread covered in melted Buffalo mozzarella. You can enjoy food from the sea, as well as fresh poultries and meats, crafted from unique recipes by Executive Chef Jeff Burgess.

Zooma Bar & Ristorante offers specials, such as Wednesday Ladies Night, when ladies without an escort can dine free. Lunch specials start at $6 and an early bird four-course dinner for two is a well-priced $39. Bigger parties can be accommodated, with a twenty-five person private room available for guests.

Zooma Bar & Ristorante is located at 245 Atwells Avenue (Federal Hill), Providence, Rhode Island. They can be contacted at (401) 383-2002. Doors open at 11:30, and excitement is served until late night.


Historic Federal Hill sparkles a little brighter with Camille’s, a delicious Italian restaurant, bar and lounge. Chef John Granata crafts Italian specialties that are sure to delight, including savory creations such as Rigatoni alla Puttanesca, Rigatoni con Formaggio Affumicato, Pesce Spada alla Griglia con Pane e Lemon and Pollo alla Frances.

Camille’s has been providing delicious food since the early 1900s. The historic building was once a mansion, and has retained its old world charm. Celebrities, politicians and executives have dined next to the residents and visitors of Providence, all enjoying the food, ambiance and delicious drinks.

Camille’s is located at 71 Bradford St., Providence, RI 02903. Dinner is served from Monday through Thursday, 5 PM to 10 PM and Friday and Saturday, 5 PM to 11 PM. The bar and lounge services guests until the stroke of Midnight. To contact this restaurant, call (401) 751-4812.

Pane e Vino Ristorante

Its name means bread and wine, and yet there is so much more offered at this delicious eatery located at 365 Atwells Ave., Providence, RI 02903. Owner Joseph Dequattro created an environment of Mediterranean bliss, with Italian food delights such as Orecchiette con Cime di Rapa, Gnocchi alla Sorrentina, Ravioli con Funghi and Linguine alle Vongole. The delicious food, exceptional setting and crisp service has earned Pane e Vino Ristorante a variety of awards, such as Greatest Italian Wines by Phantom Gourmet, Best Italian Wine List by Rhode Island Monthly and Awarded Best Italian Appetizer by Rhode Island Monthly.

Private dining is available in forty-person room. They can provide a wonderful experience for any private function.

Pane e Vino Ristorante is open Sunday 4:00 to 9:00pm, Monday through Thursday 5:00 to 9:00pm, Friday 5:00 to 9:00pm and Saturday 5:00 to 11:00pm. They can be contacted at (401) 441-6272.

Siena Restaurant

Voted both “Best Restaurant in Rhode Island” and “Best Italian Restaurant in Providence” by the 2008 Rhode Island Monthly’s Readers’ Poll, Siena Restaurant has much to offer both residents and visitors alike. They provide outstanding Tuscan Soul Food such as Penne alla Vodka, Pollo alla Milanese and Scaloppine di Vitello Toscana. The wine list is extensive and offers unique drinks for any connoisseur.

Siena Restaurant is located at 238 Atwells Avenue, Providence, RI 02903. Hours of operation are Monday to Friday from 5pm, Saturday from 4:30pm and Sundays from 3pm. Patrons can enjoy the full service bar until 2a.m. on the weekends and midnight or beyond on the weekdays. Siena can be contacted at (401) 521-3311.

Whether you desire a relaxing glass of wine, an exceptional meal or just a relaxing evening out, you will find the perfect venue in the Federal Hill area of Providence, Rhode Island. Enjoy your choice of breathtaking restaurants, lounges and bars, and you will be certain to have a night to remember.