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Avalon Grille

₹₹₹₹Steakhouse, , American
423 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-7494
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
3:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Contemporary, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
423 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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1 - 10 of 938 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The calamari was some of the best I've ever had. Great service for a large group (14). Nice ambiance.

Thank ksf0324
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food here was very good and service was great. The best meal of my time on the island. I would definitely come back and recommend it to others.

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful interior design, interesting bar lighting and ambience. Very creative menu, with well -prepared and presented dishes. Excellent, attentive service. Worth dressing up a bit to better match the sophisticated environment.

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you ever get over to Catalina, this is an excellent choice for lunch. It’s on the expensive side, but such a pretty spot. Ask to sit where you have a view, the food was delicious and the staff friendly. They do move on island...More

Thank 3yarddogs
CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Avalon Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 3yarddogs, Thank you for joining us at the Avalon Grille for brunch. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Dewitt General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was very nice. We only had appetizers and drinks. Enjoyed the food. Location is very central. Would recommend for a reasonably priced meal.

Thank LFP216
CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Avalon Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

LFP216, Thank you for joining us at the Avalon Grille. We look forward to welcomin you back again soon. Sincerely, Dewitt General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for Happy Hour and they did not disappoint! The drinks were strong, great prices and the menu was fantastic! We sampled some of the mini tacos, they were amazing! Plus the atmosphere was so pleasant and our waiter was friendly, funny and so...More

Thank FaithA
CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Avalon Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Faith, Thank you for joining us for Happy Hour. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Dewitt General Manager

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Was not allowed to sit at a table because they "are only for dinner service." Then sat at the bar for 15 minutes and were completely ignored by the 2 bartenders. It was 3 in the afternoon, NOT busy. Ended up walking out right past...More

1  Thank ChristineAsh
CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Avalon Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Christine, I'm sorry to hear about your experience. We do only have bar seating during happy hour. I appreciate your feedback and will review this occurrence with our team. Please accept our apologies. We hope to welcome you back again. Sincerely, Dewitt General Manager

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

For New Years Eve. Robin was our delightful waitstaff, she kept us entertained and informed! Our party shared Chateaubriand, Venison & duck. We all agree- of many memorable meals we have experienced, these dishes were each uniquely stellar. Tender meats, (beef cut with fork)seasoned to...More

Thank Mokegrl
CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Avalon Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mokegrl, Thank you for joining at the Avalon Grille to celebrate the New Year. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Dewitt General Manager

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Whether you are seat at a table or at the bar counter, service is top notch. Since we did not have dinner reservations, we sat at the bar. This is by far the best seat for dinner. The service was personable, impeccable and pleasant. As...More

Thank Philip P
CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Avalon Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Phillip, Thank you for joining us for dinner at the bar. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Dewitt General Manager

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We went to Avalon Grill for our anniversary, and we had a wonderful experience and meal. We had the chorizo macaroni and cheese (freaking amazing) as an appetizer, and my husband ordered the steak-which he said was the most tender steak he’s ever had. It...More

Thank Andreaforcum
CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Avalon Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andrea, Thank you for celebrating your anniversary with us at the Avalon Grille. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Dewitt General Manager

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Response from CatalinaSCICo | Property representative |
Yes, we will be offering Thanksgiving dinner.
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Response from LATraveller77 | Reviewed this property |
like others before me, ask the restaurant - most restaurants do, with varying corkage costs.
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23 September 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
    (Catalina Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 310-510-7494
  • E-mail
Description
Avalon's waterfront dining, located at the foot of the Green Pleasure Pier, is open seven days a week for lunch (Fri-Sun) and dinner with a lively, central bar and open air dining. The Avalon Grille features American regional dishes with a seasonal approach, paired with a world class selection of wines, micro-brew beers and cocktails in a casual and fun "al fresco" atmosphere overlooking Avalon Bay. The Avalon Grille boasts a fabulous menu including Miso Cured Bass, Lavender Roast Chicken and our famous Roasted Brussels Sprouts.
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