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The Classic Cafe

865 Westminster St, Providence, RI 02903-4020
+1 401-273-0707
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“potato cakes” (9 reviews)
“hash browns” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
865 Westminster St, Providence, RI 02903-4020
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went for the first time the other day.. located on the corner behind classical high. The food was great. I will be visiting again soon

Thank Tracy K
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth a stop. Good vibe great food. Price and quantity of food is great as well. I was there on a busy morning and waitstaff was working like a machine. (Complement👍).

Thank joe g
Reviewed 1 September 2017

You want to have classic diner food if you go here. That's their market. Don't expect any new entrees reflecting changes in food. A huge menu. Negatives: portions are huge. Pancakes the size of my head. Consider splitting entrees. Also, they use tons of salt...More

Thank FlyingCloud
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Thanks to Yelp, we found this old fashioned diner and had one of the best breakfast ever. Our family of 4 had eggs benedict, omelettes and pancakes. Delicious food served hot ! Cozy atmosphere and friendly service.

Thank coqui2530
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

On our way to the cape, decided to stop in for lunch. What a nice, old school, friendly spot. Good service, reasonable prices. My son had a monster size BLT, I had a 3 egg omelette. We both enjoyed our food. Will definitely stop in...More

Thank Tracie S
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Pretty retro style diner, extensive menu of options, only open until the afternoon. A little warm inside because the kitchen is not separated. Would recommend to anyone in area, prices are a tad high for breakfast.

Thank Jon5135
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Located next to two high schools in Providence the Classic is a restaurant with great atmosphere as well as great food. It has a friendly staff, open kitchen, & fresh to order food. A diversified menu that includes both breakfast and lunch items that are...More

Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic homemade corn beef hash!! The menu looked great with so many options! Super friendly staff with a funky diner atmosphere! There were plenty of specials and I must say, great portions- you won't leave hungry! I will go back when I'm in the area...More

Thank Toni-Marie L
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Went here this morning with a friend. Loved the old school diner vibe. Staff was very attentive and nice. Very good breakfast.

Thank sara s
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Lots of choices , good service and fair prices. Federal Hill area. Staff friendly , many families eat here. Up and coming area. Solid thumbs up wont go away hungry.

Thank tlakeusa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 865 Westminster St, Providence, RI 02903-4020
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence
  • Phone Number: +1 401-273-0707
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