Avvio patio as seen from Garden Center parking lot


Beer Garden at Garden City in September – AVVIO

Avvio proudly joins in the 75th Anniversary Celebration of Garden City Center in Cranston!

Beer Garden at Garden City in September – AVVIO will be at the Gazebo serving beers from local brewers along with live music, games, events and more every weekend in September (and Labor Day too!) This family (and dog!) friendly beer garden event will be the perfect way to celebrate 75 years of fun at Garden City.


Specials at La Vecina Taqueria

Join us at La Vecina Taqueria for some tasty deals to help get you through to summer! Featuring the following:

Margarita Mondays: Half-Priced Pitchers Every Monday

Birria & Beer Night $15: Birria plate paired with select beers – Every Wednesday

Half-Price Appetizers: Every Monday through Thursday from 4 to 6 PM at the bar.

All available for dine-in only. 

BBQ Ribs, Fresh Watermelon, Soda and corn bread

Catering from Smoke House

The Smoke House is ready to help you kick off the summer with everything you need for parties packed with flavor! Whether you’re throwing a backyard bash or heading out on the boat with your crew, we’ve got you covered with our new catering menus. (Orders must be placed 48 hours in advance)


Meats: Brisket, Pulled Pork, Smoked 1/2 Chicken, Smoked Chicken Wings, Hog Wings
Salad & Sides: Chopped or House Salad, Mac & Cheese, Potato Salad, Coleslaw, Cornbread, Watermelon, Baked Beans
Dessert: Key Lime Pie

MARINA PLATTER – $155 (feeds – 4-6)
Chicken Salad Sandwich, Lobster Roll, Hummus Vegetarian Wrap and Pulled Pork Sandwich
Plus, options for Salad and Sides.

BBQ COOKOUT PLATTER – $275 (feeds – 10-12)
Choose Two: Pork Baby Back Ribs, Brisket, Pulled Pork, Smoked Chicken or Smoked Chicken Wings
Plus, options for Salad and Sides.


Picture of Pizza, stuffed clams and cheeseboard at TRIO

Catering Package at Trio

Perfect for today’s smaller at home gatherings, we are pleased to present the catering menu from Trio. Your favorite tastes of Trio for your next party or gathering. $250 per platter, serves 10 – Platter contains:


  • Trio Meatballs, Marinara, whipped ricotta (4 orders)
  • Stuffies, Topneck clams, chourico stuffing, lemon (3 orders)
  • Tomato + Cucumber Salad, Farro, red onion, tomato, cucumber, red wine vinaigrette (3 orders)


  • 1 ½ Cheese OR Pepperoni Pizza (sheet pan style)
  • Rigatoni Bolognese, Grana Padano, Basil
  • Chicken OR Salmon:
  • Chicken Picatta, Lemon-butter caper sauce (15 – 4oz)
  • Grilled Atlantic Salmon, Lemon & Parsley (10 – 4oz)


  • Herb Quinoa, lemon shallot butter
  • Glazed carrots & green beans, lemon shallot butter
  • 2 Loaves of Trio Bread

Please note, all orders must be placed 24 hours ahead of time  ORDER HERE


Bolognese and glass of wine

Sunday - Friday

University of Rhode Island Discount at Trio

Present your student or faculty ID when you dine and receive a complimentary appetizer, with purchase of an entree.*

View the full menu Make a reservation

*Offer good for 1 free appetizer (excluding raw bar) with purchase of an entrée (sandwiches & pizzas do not constitute as an entrée). Limit 2 offers per check. Offer valid at lunch & dinner daily Mon-Sun. Offer valid for dine-in only (cannot be applied to take-out) and cannot be combined with any other promotions.



Head to Avvio Ristorante to try their Cicchetti Menu with small snacks specially crafted for you to enjoy!

Warm Marinated Olives citrus, garlic, rosemary $5

Whipped Ricotta Toast fig honey, hazelnut, golden beet $7

Whipped Feta Dip pickled pepper, crispy chickpea, pita $7

Marinated White Beans celery, meyer lemon $6

Crispy Polenta pecorino tuscano, prosciutto, lemon & charred onion aioli, micro celery $6

Potato Croquette mozzarella, pistachio gremolata $7

Red Wine & Radicchio Risotto beets, radicchio, fennel flower $6