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52 Brentwood Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3DH, England
+44 191 281 4240
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food, pleasant staff, cold beer, and straight to our table at 5.30, will visit again instead of Francescas which has ridiculous queues, tables too crowded together and grumpy staff, Avanti is much nicer 😁

Thank Tina A
Great Britain
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, attentive staff, relqxing music and good food all add up to a good eating experience. Really enjoyed it on my first visit.

Thank nettyfitz
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my girlfriend came here on a Saturday evening around 7.30pm. I haven't been here for around 4 years but this place is Amazing! Right next to West Jesmond metro station this place is fantastic value and great food! There are some great places to eat in Jesmond but Avanti is up there with the best, We will be... More 

Thank Shane R
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the past I have spent many a happy evening at Avantis but on the last occasion things seemed to have dipped a little. It has always been an intimate venue but our party of six felt crammed into a corner. A wine glass had to be returned on account of lipstick smears, and while my food (fishcakes followed by... More 

Thank KalamataOliver
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I love this place, it's hidden within the estate a stone throw from the bustling high street, it's small, quaint, rustic and friendly. I would thoroughly recommend the fillet steak Diane, with the hand cooked chips they are simply divine! Well worth a visit !

Thank Anna-Maria C
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

A superb meal in a fantastic Italian place. The staff we're welcoming,attentive and friendly. The service was efficient and the food delicious and extremely good value for money xxx

Thank Lucy C
Staffs. UK.
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641 reviews
468 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Came here for a family meal, service was welcoming and friendly, if a little on the slow side ! Food was ok !

Thank richardi
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Literally what a gorgeous restaurant. From looking so delicately pretty from the outside, inside is no different. The staff are super welcoming and friendly. The menu is perfectly Italian and tastes just as good. We've been back now a few times as it is so romantic and delicious that I can. It find another restaurant yet to compare it to.

Thank Lyndseyb22bolam
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with friendly staff. Menu is very good especially the fixed menu! The venue is small but that gives it a nice busy feeling and the decoration is cute. Caters well for small or large groups!

Thank 3019882
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Popped into Avanti after coming across it by chance - very glad we did! Lovely, welcoming and cosy atmosphere - great food and great service! Highly recommend!

Thank bryansmarshall

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Brentwood Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 281 4240

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?