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Mike's Kitchen

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170 Randall St, Cranston, RI 02920-4341
+1 401-946-5320
Today
11:30 - 14:00
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Hours:
Mon 11:30 - 20:00
Tue 11:30 - 14:00
Wed - Thu 11:30 - 20:00
Fri 11:30 - 20:30
Sat 11:30 - 14:00
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

I have been going here since i was a baby in a high chair. My family is very close friends with the people that work there.I have always gotten the chicken parm. I´ve never gotten anything different. The chicken parm is probably the best meal i could ask for. My parents would say what do you want for dinner and... More 

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Thank Aaliyah G
Sterling, Massachusetts
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243 reviews
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Stuffed Squid. I got it over pasta with a squid sauce (picture). Very good. I go every chance I get because they serve authentic Italian food with specials I can't find back in the Worcester, MA area. Still wish they had more dessert offerings.

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Thank kamikazekiddo
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

From the outside, the restaurant does not look too special as it was an old VFW function hall. The decor inside still has the VFW decorations of all the service men and women who served from the area. The food, however, is old italian style with polenta, baccala, calamari, veal and peas dishes, etc. All the meals that we have... More 

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Thank Janice P
Coventry, Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The ladies at the Sausage Shop in Providence's Silver Lake told us we absolutely had to stop at Mike's for lunch. They clearly knew their stuff. Friday lunch was a hoot. The parking lot was full but there were some empty tables inside (whew). Mike's Kitchen is in a VFW Hall on the outskirts of Cranston's Knightsville area (known for... More 

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Thank skipmays
West Warwick, Rhode Island
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6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Three words...try the polenta. Three more words...it's the best! This is where you go if you want a generous size piece of delicious, light, creamy, polenta with delicious red sauce. It's heaven on a plate. Bring your appetite and cash, since they are a cash only establishment.

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Thank marita l
Oakdale, Connecticut
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We went for dinner with family members and our cousin from Texas. My sister and brother-in-law are regulars; this was our first visit. Appetizers, smelts and calamari were good, fried but not greasy. My wife had the Chicken Parmesan and I had the Veal Parmesan. Her chicken was thicker and juicier than the veal. Both were very good, but I... More 

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Thank Bob R
Cranston, Rhode Island
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62 reviews
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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Their Italian dishes are wonderful. Eggplant parmesan is the best. Macaroni is cooked al dente just the way I like it. Nothing fancy, but the food is great. The prices are very good and the portions are ample!

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Thank j0annes719
Sterling, Massachusetts
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243 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I went for lunch on Friday, 08/20/16, and had another great meal for my second visit. I live about a 1 1/2 hours away so I only get to go when in the area. Busy for lunch with, again, great specials. I had a hankering for polenta and, boy, was that a winner! Soft, creamy, topped with a flavorful, slightly... More 

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Thank kamikazekiddo
East Providence, Rhode Island
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

I'm fan of this place. Place has good portions, and a large variety of food on their menu. Yesterday afternoon I had the Chicken and Rabe over pasta. This location is a Post 2396, It has been around for years. They also have lunch available at this location. I recommend this place. Plenty of food to choose from. The other... More 

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Thank Manny F
Rhode Island
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110 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

If it's real traditional Italian food you want, this is the place. They have Italian specialties, on their menu, that you will probably never see anywhere else without a trip to southern Italy. Their polenta is the best I've ever had and I make pretty good polenta myself. The calamari (squid rings) were also fresh tasting and delicious and came... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 20:30
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Randall St, Cranston, RI 02920-4341
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Cranston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-946-5320

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