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Avanti Italian Restaurant

53 Second Avenue Maine Street | Westdene, Bloemfontein 9301, South Africa
+27 51 447 4198
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb ravioli” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (21 reviews)
“seafood salad” (3 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
53 Second Avenue Maine Street | Westdene, Bloemfontein 9301, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First impressions were very good,and great ambience. The food was well presented, professional waiters,great service indeed. Will definitely be back

Thank Basopu J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well structured wine list,best pork chops ever eaten in my life, amazing service from the well informed,friendly waiters.

Thank Jan K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went Avanti to celebrate our anniversary,we had a wonderful time. The food was great. Service and the atmosphere outstanding

Thank Kgali
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here on two evenings and the food was excellent on both occasions. As a vegetarian I was restricted in only having access to about 15% of the menu but found an arrabbiata sauce ( tomato garlic and chilli ) with pasta and also...More

Thank Dannyxb
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great service - great food - excellent menu that get updated often with new and exciting dishes. no rush - relax and enjoy

Thank willemjohannesv
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended! Great food, great service. Without a doubt one of Bloemfontein's top restaurants.

Thank Janneman B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Had a meal with six of our friends from London.Our guests all foodies were very impressed and voted it their favourite restaurant this trip.Check out their daily specials board for new additions.Nice wine list and friendly efficient service.

Thank minnette2013
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Tell me where you eat and ill tell you the type of person you are. If you eat at Avanti, you are a being with a refined pallet. Avanti is everything an eatery should be and more, excellent food and service topped with great ambiance....More

Thank Pomola-David
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had a family gathering @ Avanti and once more I must congratulate the management and staff for good food and great service. Loved the wine variety and relaxed atmosphere. Not all restaurants are child friendly and I will rate you 10/10!

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I frequently eat at Avanti. This restaurant produces top quality food that surpasses expectations. Waiters are well-informed and go through a great deal to make one feel appreciated. One would think that they can only prepare pastas and pizza, but even their...More

Thank Schalkvdm-987
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Second Avenue Maine Street | Westdene, Bloemfontein 9301, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Free State  >  Bloemfontein
  • Phone Number: +27 51 447 4198
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