We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Avalon Grille

€€€€Steakhouse, , American
423 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-7494
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brussel sprouts” (54 reviews)
“grilled octopus” (11 reviews)
“cobb salad” (16 reviews)
Closed Now
Steakhouse, Contemporary, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
423 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (957)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 949 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My Husband and I went for Wine Wednesday at the Bar. Charles was our excellent bartender. Charles was attentive, knowledgeable and very nice! I wanted to try some of the Rusack Wines that were produced on the Island but because of the limited production the...More

Thank PeggyChism
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our first visit to Catalina. This was our favorite restaurant. They have and excellent happy hour and great dinner food with a well trained attentive staff.

Thank Bob T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Manager Dewitt warmly welcomed us and made our dinner very special. Superb table with harbor views, exquisitely prepared meals!

Thank hrobertlind
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited initially for dinner on a Friday evening. We opted for the Caesar salad followed by filet mignon. The Caesar dressing was to die for and the filet was quite possibly one of the best i have ever eaten - cooked perfectly for my liking....More

Thank Pumpkin503
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its very rare that I write a negative review for a restaurant but here it goes. Let me start with the positives. The ambiance of the restaurant was pretty great. Very romantic and perfect for a nice night out. The bar staff was really personable...More

1  Thank Brandy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in here twice during our recent visit to Catalina. It's a great place to grab a cocktail and dinner. The room is sexy. The service is outstanding. The drinks are well-mixed, and the meals are delicious. Bonus: They offer an "Early-Bird" Theatre package which...More

1  Thank stevie8
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the two restaurants I liked the most in Avalon,this restaurant is right on the main street that faces the water and even though it is not right in the water the setting is very attractive inside with a very nice bar....More

Thank Enrique E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined here last night with a party of 4. the food was varied and tasty but attention to detail was very lacking. Our server's head was somewhere else all night and we were merely a distraction to him i felt. All the food was served...More

Thank Vicki W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, visited twice in 3 days. The filet was well seasoned with sides of broccoli and mashed potatoes.. Came back last day of the trip to have brunch before heading to the Catalina Express. Buffalo Burger is very good.

1  Thank Dr_S_Bravestone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group dined at several locations in Avalon and the Avalon Grille was our favorite. Located right on Crescent Ave., the atmosphere is sophisticated, but not too stuffy and the crowd seemed the same. The host was quick and efficient, getting us to our table...More

1  Thank tcpindy
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Catalina Island
Hotel Vista Del Mar
611 reviews
.02 km away
The Edgewater
146 reviews
.03 km away
Hotel Mac Rae
266 reviews
.05 km away
Pavilion Hotel
1,165 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Steve's Steakhouse
1,193 reviews
.03 km away
Scoops Catalina Island
141 reviews
.03 km away
Lloyd's of Avalon Confectionary
204 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Catalina Island Conservancy
130 reviews
.10 km away
Wrigley Memorial & Botanic Garden
551 reviews
.09 km away
Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau
101 reviews
.05 km away
County of Los Angeles Public Library, Avalon Branch
5 reviews
.16 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
2 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from CatalinaSCICo | Property representative |
Yes, we will be offering Thanksgiving dinner.
8 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from LATraveller77 | Reviewed this property |
like others before me, ask the restaurant - most restaurants do, with varying corkage costs.
ashley w
23 September 2015|
Response from CatalinaSCICo | Property representative |
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$32
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, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
15:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
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
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing