IN THE ZONE • A well-planned addition gives a Rhode Island chef and
his family room for showmanship, camaraderie, and good eating
THIS IS THE KITCHEN THAT A LOVE of two enduring passions, food and fam- ily, built. As a professional chef, Anthony Tarro rules the kitchens of Siena, his pair of well-known Tuscan restaurants
in Providence and East Greenwich, Rhode Island.
But at home in North Kingstown, Rhode Island,
interior design: taste design inc.
he wanted a kitchen where he and his wife, Patricia,
could comfortably gather with their three teenage
daughters and also entertain a large cadre of friends
and extended family.
Enter designer Patti Watson of Taste Design Inc. in
Jamestown, Rhode Island, who worked with the Tarros
to design a kitchen that blends Old World sensibilities with modern aesthetics, professional specifications
carved legs give the
travertine-topped island in
Anthony Tarro's home
kitchen the look of a chef’s
table. Windows above the
counters allow plenty of
natural light into the space.