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Avvio

90 Hillside Rd, Cranston, RI 02920-5662
+1 401-942-2900
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (32 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
“pana cotta” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
LOCATION
90 Hillside Rd, Cranston, RI 02920-5662
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Love going here for lunch and sitting outside on the covered patio. Service is always good, food is excellent, and they make great Sangria. Love the chicken parm sandwich and side salad. Had enough to eat half and enjoy the rest for lunch the next...More

Thank lexy3262
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

New to the area, and stopped by for lunch. Tried the Spinach & Artichoke and Chicken Pesto pizzas. Both were excellent. Crust was light and crispy. Waiter was attentive and knowledgeable. Outdoor seating was nice too. Will be back to try some of the other...More

Thank EL_BOS
RaulE442, General Manager at Avvio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you EL_BOS and welcome to town! Glad you enjoyed everything and that our service was notable too. We hope you can join us more now that you are in the area. Gratefully, Raul Esteves General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable, caring service, good wine selections and menu. The veggie risotto was delicious. Thank you.

Thank Rachell J
RaulE442, General Manager at Avvio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Rachell! The risotto is always a people pleaser. Glad you enjoyed and I hope you can come back and join us again. Gratefully, Raul Esteves General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food from take out or in house dining is fantastic. It doesn’t matter if your at the bar or at a table or take out your going to be surprised with a great meal.

Thank bemby2018
Raul E, General Manager at Avvio, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you bemby2018! Truly kind of you to say and so happy you enjoy. We look forward to serving you again. Gratefully, Raul Esteves General Manager

Reviewed 9 August 2018

I had heard mixed reviews about Avvio but I wanted to check it out myself. Sat outside under the canopy and it was perfect. Service was prompt, waitstaff were friendly and the food was delicious. Great for drinks and appetizers!More

Thank cem92762
Raul E, General Manager at Avvio, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear cem92762, Thank you for the five-star rating and we are very happy that you enjoyed it here at Avvio. We are always thrilled when we can impress a first time visitor. We hope you can join us for more in the future. Gratefully, Raul...More

Reviewed 3 August 2018

Excellent lunch experience. Pleasant staff and wonderful waitress (Jessica).No rush as we were catching up with friends. Pleasant seats indoors, as it was 90 degrees outside. Meals were very good and flavorful. Chicken piccata very tasty with great roasted potatoes. Mushroom risotto excellent. Ricotta cheesecake...More

Thank RhodyRick2015
Raul E, General Manager at Avvio, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear RhodyRick2015, Thank you for joining us and I am glad that you think we are a jewel! We always like to hear guests enjoyed their meal and that they did so while enjoying their company too. That's how to enjoy! We appreciate the review...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018

Avvio is a favorite for my wife and I. Her favorite is the Pasta Bolognese, and I often get the Salmon. Their menu has choices for every taste and the food is always cooked fresh. The interior decor is very comfortable and the servers are...More

Thank cperry51
Raul E, General Manager at Avvio, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear cperry51, We are proud to be a favorite! So glad you enjoy it hear and our staff makes it comfortable too. We appreciate the review and look forward to seeing you both again. Gratefully, Raul Esteves General Manager

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We came for a family dinner and sat outside. We made reservations but we weren’t allowed to reserve an outdoor table. When we asked before we were seated for an outdoor table, there was one available. We enjoyed the salad, Scallops and pizza. The pasta...More

Thank Kris91
Raul E, General Manager at Avvio, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Dear Kris91, Thank you for joining us and for sharing your review. I am sorry to hear you didn't enjoy the pasta and clam sauce. We always want our guests to be satisfied with their choices and never like to hear they were disappointed. I...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Greeted by a helpful young man who attended to our finding a table comfortable to my broken ankle. Service was fast and attentive by waitress. Atmosphere was condusive to having fun but we were visiting on way home from Mass General after a tough visit....More

Thank shoreviews
Raul E, General Manager at Avvio, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Dear shoreviews, Thank you for the review and glad to hear our service made a nice impression and that you liked our atmosphere. I am sorry to hear you didn't enjoy the sole but glad that our team was able to bring you something more...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Love Avvio. Whether you want apps, pizza, sandwiches, salads or a full entree, you’ll find Avvio has something for everyone in your party. In nice weather there is outdoor dining. Bartenders and servers are attentive and personable. Not to mention that you’ll be surrounded with...More

Thank rosieoh
Raul E, General Manager at Avvio, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you rosieoh! We appreciate the review and the hardy recommendation. We are so happy you like it here and that our food and service exceeds your expectations (as does the shopping). We look forward to seeing you again soon. Gratefully, Raul Esteves General Manager

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Response from HappyVacationMan | Reviewed this property |
looks like it's been covered.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Hillside Rd, Cranston, RI 02920-5662
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Cranston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-942-2900
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