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Thayer Street

Thayer Street, Providence, RI 02903
+1 401-555-1212
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Fun, worthwhile

Fun, worthwhile but sadly limited. Definitely one of the nicer areas to visit in Providence... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
James T
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Good for cheap eats and ethnic variety

If you are looking for reasonably priced, casual take out joints and restaurants, this is the place... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
437happytraveler
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Lexington, Massachusetts
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Students from Brown University, and other schools in the area, congregate on this funky street that boasts vintage clothing shops, bookstores, music shops and cafes.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Thayer Street, Providence, RI 02903
College Hill
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+1 401-555-1212
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"college students"
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"brown university"
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"urban outfitters"
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"book store"
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"nice slice"
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"clothing shops"
in 4 reviews
"amazing pizza"
in 2 reviews
"high energy"
in 2 reviews
"cheap eats"
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"burrito"
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"johnny rockets"
in 3 reviews
"fun place to visit"
in 4 reviews
"movie theater"
in 5 reviews
"few blocks"
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"sunny day"
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"couple of hours"
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"rhode island"
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Fun, worthwhile but sadly limited. Definitely one of the nicer areas to visit in Providence. Interesting but needs more upscale, updated restaurants and lounges.

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

If you are looking for reasonably priced, casual take out joints and restaurants, this is the place you've been looking for.

Thank 437happytraveler
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Thayer Street is chockablock full of an endless array of interesting restaurants and it is crowded and fun until very late at night.

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

You can travel up and down the street stopping in at the many different eateries and stores. Including the Brown university book store.

Thank Chris H
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Lots of restaurants on this one way street with little boutiques everywhere. Most of the restaurants are small but everything taste amazing

Thank Erik D
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

So pretty much we hit thayer street to Check out Sneaker junkies and Grab Lunch i think we have been to just about every restaurant

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Thayer Street is always a good time. There is something always happening and something to see. There are numerous shops and restaurants that are worth trying.

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Plenty of food options that offer the college atmosphere. A little pricey, but delicious. Early morning Bagel place says it opens at 6:30 AM on Saturdays, but the ignored me when I knocked on the locked door at 6:38 AM. Brown's campus book store is...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

I always visit "T Street" when I'm in town. It's chock full of great little restaurants and shops. Good place to people watch, too.

Thank Joy M
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Visiting Thayer Street, one immediately knows that you are in a college town! The entire vibe is college! It's shops, restaurants, and, services, are geared to the upwardly mobile Brown crowd. I especially enjoyed eating here, and, parousing through the Brown University book shop,( where...More

1  Thank eventsbythirteen
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
There is metered parallel on street parking. If you want to walk several blocks you will find non-metered parking. I recently saw a sign that some lot is renting parking spaces, probably new since the city started having... More
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