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Luigi's Restaurant

1357 Hartford Ave, Johnston, RI 02919-7134
+1 401-861-3850
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
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“soup” (7 reviews)
“spaghetti” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1357 Hartford Ave, Johnston, RI 02919-7134
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great service, great food, great atmosphere....a true Rhode Island Italuan dining experience.....every bit as good as Federal Hill.. Don't miss this one!!!

Thank Victor C
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Great faimly place.. Also awsome take out as well.. Pleanty pf parking.. Nice desert display..they have

Thank Z2736IPvincentg
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Food was great. The service was even better. Everyone had a smile and a nice word for all customers. A great afternoon out.

Thank annmcdermott2004
Reviewed May 3, 2018

I went here yesterday on a recommendation from someone at Wicked Tulips. Wow were they right! I am on a diet and a little worried about the choices at an Italian Restaurant. I was so surprised when they had a whole healthy choices section. I...More

Thank moraha
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful family Easter dinner here. They had a special menu for the holiday with a nice selection of dishes. Everyone was able to find something they wanted. All the entrees were served with soup or salad AND family style pasta, potatoes and...More

Thank Kris91
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Great hot sandwiches and the mac'n cheese was delicious! Plenty of options deli-style for a casual lunch, and I believe they also have a restaurant dining room. Service was fast and friendly.

Thank Laura W
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

After bball game stopped in for sandwiches, we all got Italian subs. Service was extremely quick and friendly. Big difference between Subway shops and Luigi's, fresh Italian meats and the sharp provolone adds great flavor. A little more money than the chains but one taste...More

Thank Stefan P
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Went for Dinner with our granddaughter and great granddaughter. Lots of choices and plenty of seating. My wife had PAPPARDELLE BOLOGNESE, granddaughter had HANDMADE FRESH RICOTTA GNOCCHI in Vodka Sauce, and I had the HANDMADE PASTA WITH MEATBALLS, and the young one had a little...More

Thank DickandPaulineP
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Started the night with a drink at the bar and he was very attentive and did a nice job. Our table for 6 was ready right on time.Waiter was very good. Table had lobster, filet and fish, all dishes were excellent and reasonable. Very happy...More

Thank Budmanri
Reviewed September 15, 2017

I have been here for different occasions, a comedy night, a lunch, and now for Dinner. All events I walked away satisfied. The food is always good, the waitstaff is pleasant. And if you don't want to dine in they have a huge take out...More

Thank Jeanne M
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mary d
July 25, 2017|
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Response from Roslyn A | Reviewed this property |
I am suggesting one not look for specific dinners for two. They are not limited to one night exclusively. I was there the other night with my Husband. Although not labeled "dinner for two", the same applied. I would... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1357 Hartford Ave, Johnston, RI 02919-7134
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Johnston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-861-3850
  • E-mail
Luigi's Gourmet Express & Restaurant has been a Johnston, RI institution since 1971. We offer delicious Italian cuisine from our treasured family recipes passed down through generations. All of our breads and desserts are baked on premise. House specialties include the Veal & Chicken Parmigiana as well as many beef, pork, seafood and, of course, pasta entrees. We recently added Brick Oven Pizza and Gourmet Burgers to our menu. There is truly something that anyone can enjoy on our menu! We have a great wine list as well as many craft beers on draft. Our Gourmet Express offers a great variety of prepared foods, soups, salads, sandwiches, pizza and much more for café dining or take out. Our catering and banquet division can handle any of your entertaining needs either on premise or at an off site location. The Battista Family thanks you for showing an interest in Luigi's and invites you to "Come to Luigi's, where our family will treat your family like... family!"
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