Empty Bowls 2024

Handmade Bowls & Gourmet Bites

Thank you to everyone who made Empty Bowls 2024 a success! For the first time since 2019, over 1,000 guests came together in a celebration of our state’s culinary and artistic talent to support the Food Bank. Together you raised $227,000 for the Food Bank and we are beyond grateful!


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Participating Restaurants

Angelo’s RestaurantThe Catering Gourmet
Chapel GrilleCoast Guard House
Dave’s Marketplace CateringDeQuattro Restaurant Group
(Pane e Vino/Il Massimo/Bar Lino/Crow’s Nest)
Distinguish CateringFire Works Catering
Flatbread CompanyFogo de Chao
Gather Farm Ice CreamGregg’s Restaurants and Taverns
The East EndExeter Job Corps Academy
Hangry Kitchen
Indian Restaurant Group
(Rasoi/Rasa/Chaska/Kabob and Curry)
Legal Sea Foods
Lemongrass RestaurantLittle B’s BBQ
The Martucci Group
(The Trap/Safehouse/Besos/Kai/Pasta Patch)
Mill’s Tavern
Nanu Burmese Fusion
Plant CityPortside Tavern
RI Food Bank Community Nutrition TeamRussell Morin Catering and Events
Sarcastic SweetsSeven Stars Bakery
Stop & ShopTacofied
Taproot Brewing at Newport Vineyards

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Serving Bowl Sponsor

Stop & Shop logo

Mixing Bowl Sponsors

Pasta Bowl Sponsors

Soup Bowl Sponsors

Salad Bowl Sponsors

Cereal Bowls Sponsors:

BankNewportBayCoast Bank
Blue Cross Blue Shield RIBNY Mellon
Bottaro Law FirmCameron & Mittleman LLP
Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTDCoastalOne
Deluca and AssociatesFidelity
KLRLocke Lord
Rhode Island EnergyRockland Trust Bank

Be a Part of Empty Bowls

Sponsor Empty Bowls

Sponsoring Empty Bowls is a great way to put your brand in front of a new audience.

Sign on as a Sponsor

Artist Submissions

Support the Food Bank by donating your hand-made work to the Empty Bowls event.

Donate Your Work

Sign on as a Restaurant

Empty Bowls is a great way to reach new audiences with your cuisine

Participate as a Restaurant

Teachers! Want to get your class involved in a community service learning project through art? Learn more about making bowls as a class to submit to this event!