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Avalon Restaurant

) #96 of 205 Restaurants in West Chester €€ - €€€ Italian, American
312 S High St, West Chester, PA 19382-3342
+1 610-436-4100
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, American
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312 S High St, West Chester, PA 19382-3342
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to eat somewhere we hadn't previously been. Good reviews on Zagats so opted for Avalon and were so pleased! My husband is a phenomenal cook so we (especially he) tend to be quite critical. What a pleasant surprise......The service was attentive and the...More

Thank Gilley66
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We had noon reservations for Mother's Day. After waiting 20 minutes and seeing other groups before and after us get seated I complained to hostess. She told me, "Feel free to go somewhere else." So we did. I will never go back to Avalon Restaurant.

Thank klep55
Reviewed 4 February 2017

With a generous gift certificate, my wife and I scheduled an early (530PM) Thursday reservation.We had an opportunity to order an antipasto, salad and main entree. Our experience was average. While the Avalon is advertised as an Italian restaurant, we found it a mix of...More

Thank T S
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Was disappointed. Restaurant was not crowded at all. Took one hour from being seated to get our salad. Was never offered crushed pepper for salad. Dinner finally came, and was never offered grated Parmesan for pasta dish. Very average. Too many restaurants to try in...More

Thank epfenimore
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the Complimentary Happier Hour, We liked the small plates because it gave us an opportunity to taste several of their delicious dishes. Planning our next visit soon.

Thank Ron D
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We hosted a rehearsal dinner for my son's wedding. They put us in private room, which was lovely. The food was good. However, the service was horrendous. After drinks and appetizers, the waitress disappeared. I went looking for her to tell her that we wanted...More

Thank HonestReview805
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Our book club met here for dinner - the food was tasty and the service was congenial. The ambiance wasn't too loud for conversation either. I hope to bring my husband next time.

Thank Gay W
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I went to meet a friend on a Friday night for dinner. We didn't have a reservation, but there was space at the bar and we were able to be seated at a table outside when we were ready without a wait. The outdoor tables...More

Thank Stacey_Says
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I've been here many times and seem to come back because the food is very good. The problem is the bar service is underwhelming. They know how to make a great drink but even when only a few patrons are here its painful. It starts...More

Thank Jon F
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We haven't dined at Avalon since they moved 2 years ago. Shame on us. Their new location is right in town and the decor is superb tonight we were given a table among the wine racks. The calamari was lightly breaded and tender. My pasta...More

Thank Ronsin
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Mary W
review the menu
26 September 2016|
Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property |
Menu I think is on line. One of my guests loved Lamb Ragu on Pasta Large size. Big
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 S High St, West Chester, PA 19382-3342
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 610-436-4100
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