West Side Diner

Also known as: Poirier's Diner
1380 Westminster St., Providence, Rhode Island

One of two Kullman Diners in Rhode Island

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RI DR 02 1

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in August 2016

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Description 

A classic Kullman Diner originally located at 579 Atwells Ave and later stored at 1467 Westminster Street. In 2011 it was moved again to 1380 Westminster Street, where it re-opened as the West Side Diner.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 17, 2003
Reference number
03000657
NR name
Poirier's Diner
Architectural style
Other architectural type; prefabricated dining car
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Restaurant
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant year
1947

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2016: Updated by Chester Gehman: Changed name to reflect new owner.
  • August 26, 2016: Updated by Chester Gehman: Corrected address; added description

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