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Marchetti's Restaurant

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1463 Park Ave, Cranston, RI 02920-6632
+1 401-943-7649
16:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Coral Springs, Florida
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food and LOTS OF IT!!! No question you will be leaving with a substantial doggie bag, but I don't believe the dog will be having it. The food is too good! ENJOY!

Thank Mike R
Providence, Rhode Island
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very disappointing visit. Our servers teeth were rotting out of his mouth and he had a very rough approach. His dialogue was condescending and he really had no place to have such arrogance. The food was not great, especially for an establishment that has been around so long. My mashed potatoes were overcooked and the peapods drenched... More 

Thank PatCry2012
Peoria, Arizona
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134 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An old favorite for comfort food. The portions are huge and prices are fair. The seafood is delicious and the Italian classics are excellent! This is an anchor of the ocean state!

Thank MIchelle P
Boston, Massachusetts
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Basically, if you want a good/average Italian restaurant and want to take home enough pasta to last for a few meals, this is the place. My parents love it. My husband and I think it serves good, consistent Italian but it is not superb by any means. And the portions are just hideous. It's very, very popular, and you'll have... More 

Thank Robskaren
Boston, Massachusetts
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second visit to Marchetti's but in some ways very different and better. For one, I went on a Thursday just after 4 PM and there weren't many diners yet. It was a very late lunch for my friend and I. I ordered the fried scallops, french fries, and a side of broccoli because I can't eat cole... More 

Thank LisaKB
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Had heard of this place before, and all reviews were good. We had reservations for 7pm on Saturday night. We still had to wait almost an hour and the waiting space was crowded. The wait was worth it! Service was friendly, quick and responsive. The wine list was limited but appropriately tailored to pair with the food options. The food... More 

Thank Ginny T
Bellingham, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Always such a wonderful dining experience with superb food and amazing service. Even with a reservation, you may have to wait a little bit so plan accordingly. By far, one of the absolute best restaurants in Rhode Island.

Thank shanynd2016
Providence, Rhode Island
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I wish I had known that even with a reservation you still have to wait over 30 minutes for a table. The salad was great, the pasta was average, the service was good. Prices were good and plenty of food.

Thank flipcap
Providence, RI
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We used to go to Marchetti's quite often 20 years ago when we lived in Cranston. Always rock solid great food and huge portions. While the food quality and portions have not changed, the restaurant itself has been renovated and expanded, with more indoor seating and an enclosed outdoor area. Half hour wait at 8pm on Thursday night. We ordered... More 

Thank beachmomri
Cranston, Rhode Island
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Went to Marchetti's this restaurant is very busy but we'll worth the wait. If you like lobster roll this is worth coming from far away to try. The service is great and our waiter was friendly and comical. Excellent service,portions and quality of food. I've eaten many lobster rolls in my life and Marchetti's by far the best. Also very... More 

Thank Frank N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Italian, American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1463 Park Ave, Cranston, RI 02920-6632
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Cranston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-943-7649

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?