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Avanti's Restaurant

1662 W 8th St, Erie, PA 16505-5042
+1 814-456-3096
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“blueberries” (2 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
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American, International
€€ - €€€
1662 W 8th St, Erie, PA 16505-5042
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Stopped by Avarti's for lunch with the family. This little restaurant has a wide variety of breakfast & lunch choices. We had breakfast. Eggs were just right (scrambled dry) Bacon as crispy as we like. We were able to "tweek" the pre-set menu to fit...More

Thank darBelleVernon_Pa
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful breakfast here recently. The server we had was very quick to take our order. Our meals arrived in a timely fashion and everything was hot and delicious! We have always had good service here and enjoy the diner atmosphere. We will...More

Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We ate here over the extended 4th of July weekend as an alternative to Presque Isle concessions. We were visiting the park, did not bring food and heard the concessions were pricey (which they were) and not very good. This place had descent lunch food...More

Thank Changeforapenny
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Don't miss Avanti's! If you enjoy a good splurge for breakfast you'll love Avanti's. I had the eggs benedict and consider it a major treat. My husband had the spinach eggs, which is just like the eggs benedict but substitutes a good sized serving of...More

Thank RandV V
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The food is good, the staff is pleasant, and the service is pretty quick. It's been updated on the outside but I like how Avanti's probably looks on the inside like it did in the 70's. It's clean and pretty well kept but it's certainly...More

Thank ahs81
Reviewed 1 April 2017

If you want an early morning breakfast before you head out to Presque Isle to fish or watch the birds, Avanti's is open at 5:30 a.m. We had scrambled eggs, bacon and toast, and they were fine. Coffee likewise. I gather from reading a couple...More

Thank MissSniggins
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A nice little diner with good value and good food. The service is good and the place does a great business on the weekends.

Thank Deanne B
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered the Blueberry waffles on special board...Out. Tried to order fresh fruit on waffles, no fresh fruit! Was told waffles were frozen..Toasted to order. Yuck. Meatballs omelet..Meatballs were microwaved...With warm sauce dropped on top. Serve friendly, but menu items..Less than average

Thank Dana K
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I refuse to go anywhere else for breakfast, staff is super nice and friendly, food is exceptional, prices are reasonable. I just love it !!

Thank IZNA_K
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I was in Erie for a wedding and had the opportunity to look for a local breakfast joint. I almost succumbed to the convenience of Perkins. But so so glad that I did not. This is a hot local spot. When I asked the waitress...More

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Carl H
4 April 2017|
Response from MissSniggins | Reviewed this property |
On the street. We were lucky and got a spot right in front, but you might have to circle a few blocks to find a spot on a side street.
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch
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Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
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  • Address: 1662 W 8th St, Erie, PA 16505-5042
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-456-3096
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