An inspired Italian restaurant, our focus at Avvio is on fresh, simple ingredients.
Prepared with distinct, yet traditional cooking techniques, our menu features Italian classic dishes along with true Neapolitan pizzas, fresh Italian salads and wood-fire grilled entrees.
Of course, we know that an unparalleled dining experience consists of an exceptional meal as well as phenomenal service. At Avvio, our family of dedicated, seasoned professionals are also employee-owners, which means our commitment to you is unwavering.
We invite you to join us for our brand of Italian hospitality.
A native Rhode Islander, Executive Chef Greg Coccio showcases his deep love for genuine Italian cooking as he helms the kitchen at Avvio.
Having honed his craft in the kitchens of the Newport Restaurant Group, he truly epitomizes our people first culture. Whether mentoring his culinary team, providing an unparalleled guest experience, or being a solid community partner, Chef Greg’s passion for bringing folks together shines. And no better way to do that than over a great meal!
Looking forward to seeing you soon.
July 7–20, 2019
Join us in our yearly summertime celebration of Providence’s red-hot culinary scene as we offer a specially prepared 3-course prix-fixe dinner menu for $29.95 in honor of Providence Summer Restaurant Week. (Available for Dinner Only)
Here is our menu:
Topped with a garlic scape mascarpone
Burrata served on grilled focaccia, topped with wood fired mushrooms and micro arugula
Quahogs stuffed with hot sopressata and focaccia stuffing
Grilled over a potato, leek, pancetta, and arugula hash with a Kohlrabi puree
Baby shrimp, sweet pea pesto, sundried tomatoes and caramelized onions tossed with house made gemelli pasta
Slow braised short rib over a warm potato salad and chard kale
Grilled and served with sweet potato mash and grilled broccolini. Topped with a balsamic BBQ sauce
Chocolate Banana Bread Pudding
Vanilla gelato and caramel sauce
Choice of vanilla, chocolate, salted caramel
Taking the taste of Avvio home or to the office has never been more convenient (or delicious)!
Taking the taste of Avvio home or to the office has never been more convenient (or delicious)! You can now order all our great menu items for take-home right from your phone or desktop and we’ll have it ready for you when you arrive. All the fresh tastes you love are just a click away.Order Here
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