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Avanti Trattoria

17 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1A8, Canada
+1 905-404-8040
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (58 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
“con pollo” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1A8, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love to order from this place. I’ve tried just about every pasta dish on the menu ... most to my pleasure ... and it has become our favourite restaurant to order take-out from on a Friday or Saturday night. No, the portions aren’t huge...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited Avanti for the first time prior to a concert at the Tribute Centre. There were six of us in the party and we were seated quickly. (Had a reservation). Our server,(Chelsea), was excellent! Friendly, efficient, and prompt. We had various pasta dishes, but I...More

Thank firstovr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pizza for lunch for the first time and it was very good. Would have it again and definitely recommend this place.

Thank Sean P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been in to this restaurant for a while and certainly noticed a change. Portion sizes a bit smaller, food quality good but not great. Previous meals have been delicious and filling and this time it was closer to what an average cook could prepare...More

Thank Upatnight
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Avanti's for lunch on a weekday. The restaurant was quite busy with a fairly large crowd. Both of us ordered the Soup of the Day (Tomato with Chick Peas and Vegetables) and Salads (Caesar and Nunziatina). The soup was very...More

Thank Derek G
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

The food is really Authentic, lots of passion and love from the creators of these fine dishes. I enjoyed the Tiramisu the most it was moist and delicious.

Thank Lacious321
Reviewed 13 March 2018

What has happened to Avanti's? We have been there numerous times over the years and it just keeps going down in quality and service. We were there last night for a family birthday. My son made a reservation for 15 but when my husband and...More

1  Thank Janet B
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Our family, all 30 of us, celebrated my father-in-law's 91st birthday at Avanti on Saturday evening! This is a very difficult proposition for servers, with a multitude of separate cheques to keep track of! I must say, Avanti staff were up to the task and...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

My family of 5 went on a Sunday night to have dinner. Cheap eat and the food quality reflects it. Shouldn't have wasted our money. No fresh bread on the table and no water given unless you asked for it. Service wasn't the nicest. Tables...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We celebrated my dad's 80th Birthday with family and friends 50 of us. The owner Domenic and his staff accomdated all our needs and then some. The food was amazing and our servers Melissa and Lina did an awesome job attending our tables. Great atmosphere...More

Thank Mirella S
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Edwin G
23 January 2017|
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Response from Wandaterry S | Reviewed this property |
I can't speak to the current reservation policy, however, it used to be that you could make reservations for more than 4 people.
Sheree B
21 November 2016|
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Response from Wandaterry S | Reviewed this property |
ummm I don't have any other number than this one 905 404 8040. very odd. ..sorry to hear that you are having issues!
1 March 2016|
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Response from Valerie A | Reviewed this property |
Please look under avantifood, you will find it there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1A8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa>  > Downtown Oshawa
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Oshawa
  • Phone Number: +1 905-404-8040
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