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Trattoria Zooma

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££ - £££
Federal Hill
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245 Atwells Ave, Federal Hill, Providence, RI 02903-1520 (Dean St.)
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Johnston, Rhode Island, United States
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This isn't the first time we have dined here but we always look forward to returning. They do not disappoint. Delicious menu, great lunchtime value!

Thank Anne B
Boston, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good points are that they have free valet and the service is good. Our meal was not good. The fried eggplant was awful... way over done and couldn't even tell that I was eating eggplant. The pasta and chicken was fair. The pasta was OK but the chicken was overdone and dry.

Thank Randilathrop
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Girls night out. Service was attentive friendly and professional. We got the dop mozzarella special. It was not what I expected. It was fried and no prosciutto. In retrospect, I wonder if it was the wrong dish. My friend's pasta dish was not cooked. Some of the pasta was crunchy. My veal was ok. Tough and boring. Too much lemon... More 

Thank travelvoices
Cranston, Rhode Island
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63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

I've been to this restaurant at least a dozen times this year alone and I have yet to experience anything wrong. That goes for bartenders, wait staff and cuisine. I've been for drinks at the bar, lunch dates, business dinners and now for Thanksgiving dinner and it's always fantastic. The menu offers some well know dishes as well as some... More 

Thank Rick S
Franklin, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Zooma has a very extensive menu featuring freshly made pasta as a speciality. My husband and I had seafood and found it fresh, cooked as preferred, and accompanied with savory sauces and vegetables. Service was attentive and never intrusive. We have been to Zooma on many occasions, and never have had an experience that we didn't fully enjoy.

Thank musicmaven45
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise! My wife and I wanted to try a new restaurant and chose Zooma. From the valet to being seated, always felt welcomed. Monday-Friday, they have a three course price-fix of $15.95 pp. I had ceasar salad, my wife the caprese salad. Both great, good portions. Main meal, penne with meatballs/ricotta while my wife had gnocchi. Excellent!... More 

Thank Andrew B
Shaker Heights, Ohio
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We were here for dinner on a Wednesday. You will need reservations on Fri & Sat. The interior is warm and cozy. A good selection on the menu. Also the wood fired pizza is great. Pasta's are made in the front window. There is nothing like freshly made pasta. Red sauce, pesto or seafood sauce they're great. Good wine selection... More 

Thank 522travel593
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Best calamari in memory and beautiful mushroom pizza. Greco di Tufo wine from Mastroberadino was perfect accompaniment. Also love the quirky late brothel decor, and the traditional with a twist menu.

Thank Gail M
St. Petersburg, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The waiter was awesome, we had a water spill that went away so fast we weren't sure it even happened, and he brought out a beautiful dessert with a candle when he heard our daughter was turning 11 that day.

Thank Lora F
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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77 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

In town for a convention, this was a prearranged luncheon for the spouses so we didn't get to pick our dishes, but it couldn't have been any better had we picked the selections ourselves. We started out with a lovely salad that was served with a delicious homemade dressing, light and citrus-sy. Just like my grandmother would make when I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Atwells Ave, Federal Hill, Providence, RI 02903-1520
    (Dean St.)
  • Public Transportation: Providence Bus route 26 Atwells/RI College
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > Federal Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Federal Hill
  • Phone Number: 14013832002
The most creative menu on Federal Hill in Providence, Rhode Island, Trattoria Zooma offers a fresh and eclectic take on Italian food in the Neapolitan tradition.

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