Central Falls (Rhode Island)
Central Falls is a city in Rhode Island.
Central falls: Central Falls is the smallest city located in the smallest state Rhode Island. More popularly known as CF, this small city in Providence County is a diverse densely populated area in the corner of the State. Two neighboring towns that surround CF are Lincoln and Pawtucket which people frequently pass through in transit.There are also many Restaurants to visit in Central Falls that complement the diverse in habitants. For a small town there are many shops and establishments to visit.
By Plane: T. F. Green Airport (Providence) (PVD): distance to airport: about 11 miles
By bus: RIPTA 99 from Providence via Pawtucket Ave continues through Pawtucket to Central Falls through 71 Broad Street. Ripta Bus 72 travels through Providence and continues to Central falls via Weeden Street
By taxi: Quality Cab Inc. 19 Cross Street Central Falls, RI 02863 (401) 725-3000 Royal Cab Inc. 17 Cross Street, Central Falls, RI 02863 (401) 725-1000
Central Falls is a small city, only one square mile big and can be covered by walking. RIPTA, Rhode Island’s public transport network is available and an alternate. Public transportation in Central Falls is all buses, the buses are reliable, and connects to downtown Pawtucket bus stop which can connect you to Kennedy Plaza. Kennedy Plaza is in downtown Providence and is the main bus station. Other options could include taxi:
Central Falls is a city rich in culture, urban streetscapes, and dates back to 1731. The small city not known for its attractions it holds the following few. Historical Places:
The Valley Falls Company is on two sides of the Blackstone River. Founded by Oliver Chace; Valley Falls Company contributed to the textile industry in Cumberland, Lincoln, Central Falls, and neighboring Pawtucket. • Flagg museum, 209 Central Street is the first museum in Central Falls. The Lysander and Susan Flagg museum located right next door the cities library, displays local history with large collections of maps, newspapers, photographs, paintings, and artifacts.
• JA Landry Hardware, 688 Broad St., 725-5860 call for open times. Industrial & maintenance supplies, wallpaper and paints, wallpaper, brushes, power tools, plumbing supplies.
• Animal Planet, 635 Roosevelt Ave., 401-722-4001 call for open times. The lone pet store in Central Falls. Pet supplies are available for all pets with a specialty in birds.
Ethnic Food: • El Antojo Bakery, 494 Dexter St., 401-726-6091 call for open times. Colombian owned restaurant/bakery that is open 7 days a week and serves authentic ethnic food that includes breakfast and lunch along with very fair pricing. Take out/ pick up available. Delivery is available to the community and surrounding cities. • Los Tres Amigos Taqueria, 735 Dexter St., 401-725-3331 call for open times. Authentic Mexican fast food specialties. Take out/ pick up available. • La Sorpresa Bakery, 495 Broad St., 401-475-0032 call for open times. Authentic Colombian food with a specialty in fast food products. Take out/ pick up available.
Fast Food Chains: