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La Rosa - CLOSED

555 Atwood Ave, Johnston, RI
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good12%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible25%
10 Oct 2015
“Extremely Disappointed!”
18 Jul 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
555 Atwood Ave, Johnston, RI
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Reviewed 10 October 2015

The restaurant was empty and it took over ten minutes to be seated. When seated, the waitress was not attentive and hardly approached our table. The waitstaff has a "don't care" attitude. The food was lame, I ordered a battered fish and it tasted more...More

Thank MYT90
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

We went for dinner this evening and it was one of the best Italian meals we have had it RI. Forget Federal Hill were you pay for the name and atmosphere. The food and service were great and the prices were better than many other...More

Thank m1006
Reviewed 16 July 2015

have eaten in restaurants where pat has been the show in the kitchen with so many nice dishes that he makes better than anyone. the food as stated is good but something was missing and I can not think of what it can be. Maybe...More

Thank Barry N
Reviewed 14 July 2015

moderately priced, excellent service. Atmosphere is very European . Chef Pat Orlando is one of the best chefs. in this area and the crowd shows he is in demand. His wife is hostess and has a welcoming smile. all in all a nice experience.

Thank whomamamaria
Reviewed 28 September 2014

Went Friday for the $7.95 lunch specials.......first time there. Beautiful interior, great service, over fifteen options or you could order from the dinner menu. I had the eggplant parmigiana...been years since I have it prepared so well. Nice thin crispy eggplant......sweet delicious marinara on top...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 13 April 2014

La Rosa isn't good and it isn't bad. It's another Italian American restaurant in the Providence metropolitan area that many people (especially those who have not been to Italy or eaten in an authentic Italian, not Italian American, restaurant) would enjoy. The sauce at least...More

1  Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Ok so I'm Italian, pretty hard to impress me with eating excellent Italian food out, I am impressed !

1  Thank janceleste33
Reviewed 28 December 2013

This was recommended to us. It was Nicole's before, now opened by Pat Orlando and I love this place. The sauce, or gravy as it's sometimes called in RI, was outstanding. The flavor was very rich, but not overbearing. I had gnocchi in pink vodka...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 28 September 2013

If the service and the attitude of the owner, Pat, matched the food, WOW, what a restaurant this could be. They have the hard stuff done, great food. What they need to do is get some decent wait staff and keep Pat in the back....More

4  Thank Jerry H
Reviewed 4 September 2013

We had attended a function at this location when it was called Nicole's and it was out of this world delish. Upon being seated, our waitress informed us that Pat Orlando recently bought the restaurant and we were so pleasantly surprised as we have been...More

4  Thank birkiecontessa
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12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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  • Address: 555 Atwood Ave, Johnston, RI
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Johnston
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