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Experience the
taste of Rome

From the moment you walk through the doors at Trattoria Romana Johnston and are greeted by its friendly staff and aromas of old Italy – you are transported to a world far removed from Johnston, RI. From the picturesque murals to the artisanal take on classic ingredients, comfortably intimate dining area, and elegant bar – Trattoria Romana is an experience you’ll find hard to beat.

Fresh Ingredient, Tasty Meals

Drawing on the hearty signature textures and savory flavors of the region, Trattoria Romana Johnston provides your taste buds with an authentic Roman experience. When eating at Chef Canova’s restaurant, guests enjoy homemade Italian food – cooked with only the finest and freshest ingredients – with an artful ambiance.


Fruitti Di Mare Posilipo

Fusilloni pasta in a garlic & olive oil San Marzano marinara sauce sautéed with tender calamari rings, jumbo shrimp, sea scallops, littleneck clams, & PEI mussels. Finished with parmigiano-reggiano cheese.


Pinci Cacche Peppe

homemade pinci pasta sauteed with 100% extra virgin olive oil, fresh parmesan cheese and cracked black pepper. Finished with fresh Italian parsley


Bucatini Alla Carbonara

Homemade bucatini pasta in a traditional Italian Carbonara sauce made with pancetta, extra virgin olive oil & egg yolk. Finished with pecorino Romano & cracked black pepper.


Luciano Canova

While now considered a well-respected culinary master, Chef Luciano Canova’s deep-seated love of food and family can be traced back to his childhood years spent on a small farm just outside of Rome, Italy. Fueled by a passion for the finest and freshest foods, Luciano combines his studies at the Culinary Institute of Italy with his industry expertise honed throughout Europe to bring Johnston, RI a truly unique dining experience. Through homemade cuisine and a pleasurable environment, Luciano transports his clientele to a true Roman experience.

Ma non dovevi!

The Perfect Gift

Give the taste of Italy — the perfect gift for any occasion. Torre Group gift cards are accepted at Trattoria Romana – Johnston, Trattoria Romana – Lincoln, Trattoria Romana – Wakefield, Trattoria Express, and Pizzeria Romana. To order over the phone, call us during regular business hours at 401-333-6700.

*Please allow 2-3 business days of processing for online gift card purchases before the gift card is mailed to the address of your choice.


Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Thursday: 11:30AM–9PM
Friday: 11:30AM–10PM
Saturday: 4:30PM–10PM
Sunday Extravaganza: 11AM–4PM
Sunday Dinner: 4PM-8PM

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