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Avanti Ristorante

2720 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204-2568
+1 214-871-4955
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carbonara” (4 reviews)
“garlic bread” (5 reviews)
“mussels” (8 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2720 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204-2568
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here on a Friday night. Good Crowd. I typically love the "old school" Italian, with thick red sauces and Dean Martin playing in the background. Avanti is less traditional, more modern and no Dean Martin. More seafood and white sauces. All good. Our daughter...More

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent restaurant near downtown and close to AAC. Wait staff was always prompt and efficient without being overbearing. Large portions so go hungry!

1  Thank Eric O
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went for a early dinner and thoroughly enjoyed yourselves. We started with cocktails that were perfectly prepared and were NOT in these tiny Martini glasses you get at some of the trendy places. The appetizers were fantastic!!! The beef carpaccio was...More

Thank Nyati818
Reviewed 1 May 2017

our hotel concierge recommended this Italian restaurant. Everything from the appetizers to the desserts were delicious. My only complaint is that I asked for decaf coffee and obviously got regular as I thought my heart was going to explode @11:30 later that night.

1  Thank cszanino
Reviewed 28 April 2017

If my Italian is correct, this restaurant's name is an invitation. Our experience suggests that it is an invitation worth accepting. The service was excellent, the welcome warm and the food delightful. We left feeling that we had made a good choice; and there are...More

1  Thank Dickson77
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The two of us arrived early for our reservation on a Friday evening with few diners already there. We decided to sit at the bar first, which turned out to be an excellent decision. Our barkeep took care of us, made a great drink and...More

1  Thank appetitetogo
Reviewed 27 February 2017

An amazing dining experience including excellent food. I recommend the Beef short rib with polenta. The Greek (yes, greek) salad is great. The pasta dishes were perfect. Calamari and mussels, yum. I don't have a negative. Be sure to make a reservation!

1  Thank Alice B
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I love Avanti. I've been here many times and it's one of my favorite restaurants. I will continue coming here many more times ! My favorite dish is the crab crusted sea bass. So delicious !

1  Thank Veronica M
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Avanti is our top 3 places in Dallas. Don't skip out on the carpaccio and carbonara. Half off wines on Mondays...Tulip wine is a must! Cheers, R.Cohen

Thank RoxyCohen
Reviewed 26 December 2016

What an enchanting hidden little gem. Best bolognese I have had outside of Rome! I was very impressed to not see one, but two managers working on Christmas and running everything smooth like pros. Can't wait to eat here again!!

1  Thank Sam M
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Denise E
4 May 2016|
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Response from Cynthia S | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice. My best bet would be to just call the restaurant and ask before you go. I hope you make it out there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
05:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2720 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204-2568
    (Worthinghton)
  • Public Transportation: Uptown Trolley & Dart Stop in front of restaurant
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Oak Lawn
  • Neighbourhood: Oak Lawn
  • Phone Number: +1 214-871-4955
  • E-mail
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