78 Pearl St

78 Pearl St, Providence, RI 02905

  • For Sale $595,000
  • Property Type Retail
  • Property Size 2,002 SF
  • Lot Size 0.03 Acre
  • Year Built 1920
  • Date Updated Dec 22, 2022

A unique business opportunity that includes the real estate. Local cafe, eatery & pub with a 1am liquor license. The business has been focusing on catering and has experienced a 75% increase in sales year to date. Currently the cafe is operating on limited hours with no nights or weekends. A new operator could easily increase revenues by adding hours and weekends. A captive audience exists with Woman & Infants, Rhode Island Hospital and Hasbro Children's Hospital and many physicians' office buildings all within walking distance. The building and business provide a great opportunity for expansion by fully utilizing the 1am full liquor license.


The first floor and basement house the cafe and there is a 2-bedroom apartment on the 2nd floor that is rented at $1600 per month. Annual sales of approximately $300K with abundant room for growth.


Owner is retiring after over 35 years in the hospitality business.

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Getting Around

  • Walk Score ® 78/100 Very Walkable
  • Transit Score ® 62/100 Good Transit
  • Bike Score ® 54/100 Bikeable
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  • City Providence, RI
  • Neighborhood Upper South Providence
  • Zip Code 02905
  • Market Providence

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Jim Conway Is this you?

Conway Commercial Group

(401) 447-6062

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the total square footage of 78 Pearl St?

78 Pearl St totals 2,002 square feet.

When was this property built?

78 Pearl St was built in 1920.


  • Property Tax in 2022 $14,093
  • Market Value* $398,100
  • Assessed Value $398,100

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*The displayed market value represents the assessed value determined by the appropriate local tax/financial authority. It is not the property’s latest sale price or a current market value based on recent area sales.

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Jim Conway Is this you?

Conway Commercial Group

(401) 447-6062

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