Winter Deal Alert: Figidini

The rumors are TRUE, the Figidini Winter Special is BACK! Choose two small plates, pizza, and a bottle of wine all for $55!   The Wine Options:     Click here to see the full menu.   The Figidini Winter Special is Available Tuesday thru Thursday, 5pm-Close.      

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Sip and Shop on Westminster Street

This December 2nd! Gather your friends and family for Providence’s 2016 Holiday Celebration and Christmas Tree Lighting during the first weekend in December!   Starting At 5 PM on Friday, December 2nd, a chorus of Providence city workers will sing on the steps of City Hall before Mayor Elorza lights the City Hall Christmas tree. At 5:30…

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Ask Eno: Shaken Not Stirred

Dear Eno, What’s the difference between a “James Bond Martini” and a regular Martini? -Keith Dear Keith, A classic dry Martini is dry Gin, a touch of dry vermouth, and garnish like an olive. In many James Bond stories he drinks a classic dry Martini, “shaken, not stirred”. There is some noteworthy variation throughout the…


Trinity Academy of the Performing Arts Comes to #Celebratedowncity16

In Downcity is super excited to host the Trinity Academy of the Performing arts for this year’s Small Business Saturday Event. TAPA is an arts highschool with rigorous programs across performance disciplines. In preparation for this Saturday’s event, we sat down with some of the choral students along with their adviser Sara Azriel. When did…

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Red Fin Open for the Holidays!

Red Fin Crudo + Kitchen is opening its doors to holiday parties. The industrial-chic 88 seat restaurant has opened bookings for Tuesday – Saturday* for friendly get togethers, family events, and office celebrations. Prices begin at $35 a person. Interested parties may contact Adam Crowe (401-454-1335, adamkcrowe(at) for their reservations. Chef Jenny Behm-Lazarni who will consult with…


Decadent Extras for the Thanksgiving Table

Let’s face it, we’re all in for a rather interesting Thanksgiving as the table talk turns to the unavoidable land mines that await this post-election season. That’s why we’ve rounded up some of our favorite treats for the dinner table. A spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down, after all!


Ask Eno: Wine Stains

Dear Eno, If a wine stains your mouth and lips, does that mean it’s cheap-o bad wine? -Lisa        Dear Lisa, Not necessarily.  A wine will stain your teeth/mouth more or less dependent on the grape variety, winemaking techniques, how much you have drank, and your mouth’s PH.   The color of wine…


Festive Style Guide with Queen of Hearts and Modern Love

With the help of Queen of Hearts and Modern love, we’ve narrowed down your party dresses for this season of cheer. This season, luscious velvets and delicate laces are taking over. Style with strappy shoes and a brightly colored clutch to modernize the look!   Who doesn’t like a little shimmer? This winter, shine on…


Trinity Brewhouse Comes to Grant’s Block for #celebratedowncity16

Trinity Brewhouse has been a Providence institution since 1995, making it an obvious choice for holiday fun during #celebratedowncity! With their craft beers and yummy hot drinks, these pro-slingers are an important fixture for any holiday. We sat down with Karleen and Tommy who will be tending bar during Celebrate Downcity. Here, they tell us…

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