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57 Main Street, Kirkby Lonsdale LA6 2AH, England
+44 15242 73500
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (59 reviews)
“pizza” (143 reviews)
“fish stew” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
57 Main Street, Kirkby Lonsdale LA6 2AH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here when we couldn't get in to another place, we were really happy we did! The place has a lovely vibe to it and the staff are very polite. As for the pizza.... yum! We got there when there was only a pizza...More

Thank Redstar1000
westmerian, Guest Relations Manager at Avanti, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Redstar1000, thank you for your lovely review, it was a pleasure to read you enjoyed your time at Avanti. I will inform the team of your kind comments regarding their politeness and efficiency. Despite bookings filling up quickly as we approach summer, we try...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent Italian food seved it a beautifully decorated courtyard,loved the spider ! Dog friendly both inside the restaurant and outside in the courtyard.Excellent,friendly staff. I would highly recommend this reataurant.More

Thank Wasyl P
westmerian, Guest Relations Manager at Avanti, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Wasyl P, thank you for your recent review, it is so pleasing to read you were able to enjoy Avanti’s courtyard amidst all the rain in Kirkby Lonsdale at the moment! Our staff work attentively everyday to ensure our customers have a wonderful time...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Avanti whilst on holiday. Never ever disappointed! Ordered two fabulous genuinely home cooked pizzas this time - stunningly tasty and complimented by a perfect bottle of Malbec. 10 out of 10 as always. Booked on the day as well.More

Thank Rob K
westmerian, Guest Relations Manager at Avanti, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Rob K, thank you for your glowing review, we are pleased you enjoyed your time with us. Avanti's wine list has recently undergone a few changes in order to bring our customers new, fresh and even more tempting wine's to enjoy, therefore we are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose the feta and pine nuts pizza which was delicious. Also garlic prawns with mushrooms which was good. Lovely bottle of house merlot to complete the meal. Staff were very good and efficient. The avanti had a fun atmosphere with groups of friends and...More

Thank LlangollenAnjie
westmerian, Guest Relations Manager at Avanti, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear LlangollenAnjie, thank you so much for your lovely review, here at Avanti we pride ourselves on our delicious homemade pizza’s, and welcome you back to try our other weird and wonderful topping combinations, including the luscious ‘Black and Blue’, or simply create your own!...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch and tried to book again for an evening but was all booked up do plan early and book before you arrive in the town. Pasta starter delicious and cos it was lunch pizza for main which again was authentic and extremely tasty....More

Thank moonmonkeycrew
Reviewed 19 May 2017

8 of us called for an evening meal.Food was excellent as was the service however the location has to have special mention, entry is down a short entry which takes you into the restaurant and to an enclosed courtyard,very continental and very nice.. A good...More

Thank John2144
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at Avanti for the last eight years and never been disappointed. The food has always been good to excellent for its price range and the wine equally so. We have always found the service cheerful and efficient-even when the restaurant has been...More

Thank NICK C
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We were warned to book as this was so popular. I really couldn't fault the food and the staff were very attentive. The only reason it lost a star was because it was so noisy. I know that the owners shouldn't be held to blame...More

Thank LondonBobs
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Great food served by amazing staff David and all the team make you feel like royalty Natasha served us on our last couple of visits and always has a smile the food is spectacular

Thank joeblack69
westmerian, Guest Relations Manager at Avanti, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Joe, thank you so much for your lovely review! Myself and the Avanti team look forward to seeing you again soon! Kind regards, Natasha

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Good restaurant.Plenty of choice on the menu and excellent wine.I had seafood pasta and husband had sausage pasta.Both delicious.Friendly attentive staff. Will def. eat here again when we visit Kirby Lonsdale.

Thank moranjanet1
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Can u bring a small dog in
30 January 2016|
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Response from LillyLune | Reviewed this property |
I have taken my own dogs to Avanti and one sees well behaved dogs downstairs and in the garden.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Main Street, Kirkby Lonsdale LA6 2AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Kirkby Lonsdale
  • Phone Number: +44 15242 73500
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Contemporary Bar/restaurant
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