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Driving Philadelphia to Warren, RI

BRI328 Jul 23, 2008 07:52 PM

On Tuesday we are driving to Warren, RI to get a Tibetan Terrier... Looking for a place for dinner on the way home.. maybe Providence or somewhere along the coast in CT ... any suggestions welcomed... Something casual and outdoors...We are foodies from Philadelphia...

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    JaneRI RE: BRI328 Jul 24, 2008 05:16 AM

    You'll be driving 95 all the way? I love Up River Cafe in Westerly RI. www.theuprivercafe.net. Gorgeous outdoor patio. One of my faves.

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      BRI328 RE: JaneRI Jul 27, 2008 07:09 AM

      Thanks. The website looks wonderful, we may stop on the way back to Philadelphia! Have you ever been to the Spiced Pear or Mooring in Newport for lunch?

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        stylin RE: BRI328 Jul 27, 2008 12:02 PM

        regarding Warren, try Quido's. it's on the water, great seafood.

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          JaneRI RE: BRI328 Jul 28, 2008 05:24 AM

          Spiced Pear is possibly the prettiest setting in RI (the outdoor patio that is) the food is good but not great (and it's very expensive, lunch is bearable). I happen to love the Mooring, but I prefer the food at Up River.

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            BRI328 RE: JaneRI Jul 28, 2008 11:37 AM

            I appreciate your comments. We are going to try Spiced Pear for lunch and Up River for dinner on the way home!

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        essin RE: BRI328 Jul 27, 2008 01:50 PM

        I lived in RI for a year before moving to Philadelphia, there is so much good food there! Al Forno in Providence is amazing, also Nick's On Broadway. In Newport, Bouchard's (it is a bit fancy, but really good French). This link gives addresses to some other greats-
        Have fun!

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