Roberto’s, Bristol RI | Merchant Profile

Robertoís Italian Restaurant is located at 450 Hope Street in downtown Bristol. The quaint restaurant is located in a beautiful and historic building. Over the last fifteen years Robertoís has become a local favorite, serving fine Italian and Mediterranean cuisine in a casual setting. Robertoís is named for its owner Robert Vanderhoff. He said Robertís Italian Restaurant just didnít sound right, so he went with Robertoís. Classically trained Chef Niki Holden oversees creative preparations of classic Italian dishes crafted with fresh ingredients. Recommended dishes include Bolognese with beef, pork, veal, and bolognese sauce with penne pasta. The Shrimp Pepe Nero featuring roasted garlic, mushrooms, plum tomatoes, and black pepper cream sauce is also a very popular dish. Diners rave about Chef Nikiís preparation of Veal Piccata with lemon, capers, prosciutto, mushrooms, and toasted orzo. Entrees also include Lobster in a sherry cream sauce and Sea Scallops sautÈed and tossed with roasted tomatoes. Remember to leave room for a sinful dessert with choices like Flan, Tiramisu, and a Chocolate Torte. Simply amazing food paired with spectacular service, itís no wonder Robertoís has been voted Best Italian Restaurant by Rhode Island Monthly.   The romantic restaurant has a full bar with specialty drinks featuring house infused liquor and an  extensive wine list. Robertoís can seat sixty people in the main dining room and they have al fresco seating for an additional sixteen and plan to expand outdoor capacity next spring. There is a fifty seat banquet room available for private functions including parties, rehearsal dinners, and business meetings. Check the events section of their website for the schedule of live entertainment and regular wine dinners, where Chef Niki curates special menus pairing foods with wine. If you are in the area do yourself a favor and drop in and experience the fine cuisine and warm welcoming service of Robertoís.

301 Hope St
Bristol, RI 02809