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Yelp’s Most Photographed Businesses is a list unlike any other “best of” on the market. Sure, you’ll see your obvious local favorites on the list, but it’s also full of hidden gems and off-the-beaten-track joints. From world-famous restaurants to locally loved diners, find them all in Yelp’s Most Photographed Businesses in Providence, RI.
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Topping the list of this year’s most photographed businesses in Providence is Andes – Located in a quiet corner, this high-energy Peruvian and Bolivian restaurant was named after the mountain range that crosses South America. They took the best cuisine in the region and created a menu bordered with a fusion of Latin flavors.
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1. Los Andes Restaurant
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What they are known for: Dishes like Ceviche, Churrasco Anticuchero, Pescado A Lo Macho and Paella.
Yelpers say: “The portions of food for starters are really huge. I would recommend pacing yourself, sharing with friends and family, or being aware that you will have leftovers!! The ceviche was delicious, fresh and left me wanting more!.” -Tracy A.
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What they are known for: They’re most popular for introducing bun-style donuts to the New England area, and their monthly rotating menu with seasonal offerings and crazy toppings like fried chicken and mac and cheese.
Yelpers say: “PVDonuts are undoubtedly delicious. The dough has a nice brioche crumb, a nice bouncy chew, and the dough itself isn’t too sweet, which is great because it doesn’t compete with the toppings. -Alma vs.
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What they are known for: Brunch – now available all day!
Yelpers say: “Julian’s is the perfect place for brunch. They have lots of tasty drink options and TONS of food options always with new tasty specials. Their menu is full of vegan and vegetarian choices which was a plus for us. -Liz A.
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What they are known for: The fruit pie. Not only is it beautiful, but it’s also absolutely delicious.
Yelpers say: “Yes. Come on. That’s all you really need to know. It doesn’t matter what you choose because everything is of the highest caliber. Who cares about the calories? Don’t even think about it. Treat yourself to the experience of ‘a company that genuinely cares about customer feedback.” – Parrish W.
5. Nicks on Broadway
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What they are known for: While dinner is upscale and definitely worth it, it’s the Wednesday-Sunday brunch that they’re best known for.
Yelpers say: “This place is a home run. Absolutely delicious. I had the cassoulet (brunch) and my buddy had the Benny. We both looked at each other at the end and thought I would totally come back here and eat the exact same thing. -Dawne T.
6. Roger Williams Park Zoo
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What they are known for: Set amid 40 acres of beautiful woodland, Roger Williams Park Zoo offers visitors the chance to see animals from around the world – some species dating back over a million years.
Yelpers say: “They have a good variety of animals including cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, turtles, red pandas, flamingos, llamas, alpacas, donkeys and a goat zoo. They also have a zip line, a children’s playground and an aquatic area.” – Linda C.
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What they are known for: Hemenway’s, an icon of Rhode Island’s dining scene and the go-to destination for fresh, premium seafood, has served both locals and visitors to the capital for decades.
Yelpers say: “Hemenways has the best calamari I’ve ever had and as a Rhode Island native that’s a big statement! The lobster mac & cheese is also delicious and the service is always great!.” – Karine E.
8. Den Den Cafe Asiana
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What they are known for: Enjoy hearty Korean dishes such as hot stone bibimbap, seafood pancakes and short rib barbecue.
Yelpers say: “Den Den is my go-to place for authentic Korean food! Every time I come here I try something new and it never disappoints. The food is delicious and the service is always very friendly. -Magan L.
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What they are known for: Massimo brings the quintessential Italian trattoria to the Federal Hill neighborhood of Providence. Offering a seasonal Italian menu inspired by the regional cuisines of Italy.
Yelpers say: “Such a warm family atmosphere in this very good Italian restaurant. The server was very accommodating and extremely pleasant. Everything we ordered was tasty. -Robin K.
ten. City of Plants
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What they are known for: Plant City is the world’s first vegan food hall and market. Dine with us at one of our four restaurants and three bars, all created by world-renowned chef Matthew Kenney.
Yelpers say: “It’s the kind of vegan place designed for vegans and non-vegans alike and I can’t recommend it highly enough!” – Emily O.
Methodology: This is an all-time list of the most photographed businesses in the Providence, RI area according to Yelp. To make this list, we identified businesses on Yelp and then ranked them based on how often users submit photos. This list has reviewed businesses in and around the Portland, ME area. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of June 23, 2022. When available, all businesses on this list have a satisfactory health score as of June 23, 2022.