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The Glam Guide to Visiting Rhode Island

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Visit the beautiful town of Bristol, a half hour from Providence, and check out Persimmon, an intimate 38-seat bistro with delicious tastes and a super sophisticated menu. Chef Champe Speidel is a three-time James Beard Award semifinalist and from the bread course down to the succulent fish, you'll understand why.

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Persimmon’s crispy skin Long Island duck breast with a cassoulet of Tarbais beans and duck neck confit is fantasy-worthy, but leave room for dessert!

Second Annual Newport Food Truck Festival is coming to the Newport Yachting Center on October 26! It's a great way to shop and walk around, with a few fun pit stops to some of the most glamorous food trucks from throughout New England. no roach coaches or hamburger and fry joints — we're talking fresh seafood, espresso, decadent grilled cheese, Thai and Vietnamese specialties, steak frites and more! 

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