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Florence Struzinski-Rainville
October 11, 2011
this weekend the diner was featured on cable's: Diners, Drive In's and Dives .... can't wait to try it out!!!!
Holly J. Hutchinson Danca
January 3, 2013
A must for a true RI experience! Fresh food and smiling faces. :)
Traci Johnson Hernandez
October 23, 2012
The best bb pancakes and maple syrup around!!
Pot and Pan Handler
June 4, 2015
Guy Fieri's DDD led us to the Liberty Elm Diner in Providence. They are now closed but they were the first to introduce us to the Rhode Island classic... COFFEE milk. It's sort of like chocalate milk..., for adults. See More
Lauren Zabbo
December 8, 2012
Getting the tofu scramble :D
Lisa Ribera-Piszcz
November 20, 2012
RI Johnny Cakes, yum. :)
Kevin Maloy
August 9, 2012
Johnny Cakes and The Guy Fieri DDD Turkey Sandwich
Dwight Trefethern Kelley
July 10, 2012
Dwight finally gets johnny cakes!
Dwight Trefethern Kelley
July 10, 2012
Dwight finally gets johnny cakes!
Bob Longo
June 29, 2012
Eating Johnny Cakes as seen on Diners Drive-ins and Dives. Boy do I miss old school Yankee diners!
Heather Gaccione
February 5, 2012
Lunch! It was on diners drive ins and dives?!?!?
Daniel Ruth
February 4, 2012
Trying the famous Turkey Sandwich featured on Diners, Drive ins and Dives
I don’t have a photo handy, but just heard the good news that the Liberty Elm – seriously one of the coolest diner scenes I’ve visited, has been added to the National Register of Historic Places!


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The Central Diner, also called The Elmwood Diner and formerly or also known as Liberty Elm Diner, Jenn's Elmwood Diner, Ole Elmwood Diner, or Worcester Lunch Car Company Diner #806, is a historic diner at 777 Elmwood Avenue in Providence, Rhode Island.[3]
The old Central Diner, now called The Liberty Elm, has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The 1947 Worcester Lunch Car with it's barrel…
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Made with peanut butter and Marshmallow Fluff on white bread, the Fluffernutter sandwich is a New England classic with a history as long as it is sweet.
If we really wanted restaurants to pay their workers fairly, we would require them to pay their own workers and factor that expense into their prices -- much like every other business has ever had to do.

Dear Friends, Fans and Matrons/Patrons: we will need to be closed for the next few weeks due to an unforeseeable emergency. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate all your support. Please spread the word. We don't want to inconvenience anyone.