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1908 S Glenstone Ave, Plaza Shopping Center, Springfield, MO 65804-2305
+1 417-567-3463
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rigatoni” (8 reviews)
“calamari” (10 reviews)
“insalata” (3 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1908 S Glenstone Ave, Plaza Shopping Center, Springfield, MO 65804-2305
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

My wife and I dined at Avanzare on a Friday evening, We had just arrived from out of town, it was busy, we were without a reservation but we were seated right away, at a nice table. That was the start of an excellent dinner....More

Thank GroomLeader
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It's just nice having a restaurant with cloth tablecloths and real cloth napkins, a professional waitstaff and the added benefit of consistently good food (oh, and wine.)

1  Thank BrendaHewitt
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have dined at the very best in the world....Gary Danko ,French Laundry,Husk,Blackberry Farm,Chez L Ami Louis in Paris.We are extremely fortunate to have Tony Garcia cooking for us in Springfield MO.I just had a late lunch.. early dinner there with my son today. His...More

Thank catfishwebb
Reviewed 14 March 2017

What a wonderful Restaurant. The food is always excellent and not as I feel over priced. I hand a ribeye, the wife had the grouper, the judge had a lamb shank and his spouse had ala toni. In all the years I have gone to...More

1  Thank 784arthurc
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My wife and I were busy and did not make a reservation for Valentine's Day and on a whim I decided to try Avanzare. They were totally booked but the hosted said she would give us a table if we could get there in 10...More

Thank kswilmot
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Tony and his staff do a wonderful job with Italian preparations. Love the Rigatoni al la Tony, the fish pastas, the chicken Parmesan, and the steaks. The salads are great too. Love the ensalada a ala Tony. Great drinks and desserts.

Thank ricardo232016
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Avanzare's food is WONDERFUL!!! I had the lasagne.....I've never had better lasagna! Dessert, tirimisu, was heavenly and beautifully plated!

Thank Nanato5
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Our meals at Avanzare have been consistently outstanding. For Valentines lunch we had the steak tip special, which was well seasoned and cooked to perfection. Our server, Aaron, greatly enhanced the meal by his thoughtful attentiveness. Because of its prices, we reserve Avanzare for special...More

Thank ClioSpringfield
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This place was top notch...the food was cooked to perfection...service was excellent, extensive wine selection and full bar...Linguini Avanzare with Alfredo sauce was amazing...definately became my number one choice for Italian food in Springfield ...great job guys

Thank Andrey A
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing, large quantities couldn't finish it all would recommend to friends and come again.

Thank Dalton L
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14 October 2017|
Response from 784arthurc | Reviewed this property |
I've never paid one however I have known Tony since he came to Springfield and we eat with him almost weekly. Just give them a call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1908 S Glenstone Ave, Plaza Shopping Center, Springfield, MO 65804-2305
  • Public Transportation: Located within 100 yards.
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-567-3463
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