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Avalon Grille

423 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-7494
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Steakhouse, Contemporary, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
423 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love their Burger, it's good explosion in our mouth. The appetizer of chips with seafood for toppings tasted like no other place.

Thank Jocelyn I
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I spent the night on the island and dined at Avalon Grille. We had a fantastic meal, the staff and service was top notch. The presentation of our plates from appetizers to dessert were eye pleasing, almost too beautiful to eat. Special...More

Thank lisedarell
Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived in Catalina for a two night stay. The town seems to close up fairly early but we were lucky to find the Avalon Grille. The food is very tasty, the first night we split the eggplant confit & the Buffalo Short Ribs. Both...More

Thank Lexibelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were in Catalina for a total of 3 nights. We went to the Avalon Grille 2 nights in a row, and should have gone the 3rd (instead, we ate at the Bluewater....very ordinary). Both nights we had wonderful meals that were...More

Thank hbelleCalifornia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Husband and I went for Wine Wednesday at the Bar. Charles was our excellent bartender. Charles was attentive, knowledgeable and very nice! I wanted to try some of the Rusack Wines that were produced on the Island but because of the limited production the...More

Thank PeggyChism
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first visit to Catalina. This was our favorite restaurant. They have and excellent happy hour and great dinner food with a well trained attentive staff.

Thank Bob T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Manager Dewitt warmly welcomed us and made our dinner very special. Superb table with harbor views, exquisitely prepared meals!

Thank hrobertlind
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited initially for dinner on a Friday evening. We opted for the Caesar salad followed by filet mignon. The Caesar dressing was to die for and the filet was quite possibly one of the best i have ever eaten - cooked perfectly for my liking....More

Thank Pumpkin503
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its very rare that I write a negative review for a restaurant but here it goes. Let me start with the positives. The ambiance of the restaurant was pretty great. Very romantic and perfect for a nice night out. The bar staff was really personable...More

1  Thank Brandy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here twice during our recent visit to Catalina. It's a great place to grab a cocktail and dinner. The room is sexy. The service is outstanding. The drinks are well-mixed, and the meals are delicious. Bonus: They offer an "Early-Bird" Theatre package which...More

1  Thank stevie8
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Questions & Answers
3 October 2017|
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Response from CatalinaSCICo | Property representative |
Yes, we will be offering Thanksgiving dinner.
8 May 2017|
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Response from LATraveller77 | Reviewed this property |
like others before me, ask the restaurant - most restaurants do, with varying corkage costs.
ashley w
23 September 2015|
Response from CatalinaSCICo | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
    (Catalina Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 310-510-7494
  • E-mail
Avalon's waterfront dining, located at the foot of the Green Pleasure Pier, is open seven days a week for lunch (Fri-Sun) and dinner with a lively, central bar and open air dining. The Avalon Grille features American regional dishes with a seasonal approach, paired with a world class selection of wines, micro-brew beers and cocktails in a casual and fun "al fresco" atmosphere overlooking Avalon Bay. The Avalon Grille boasts a fabulous menu including Miso Cured Bass, Lavender Roast Chicken and our famous Roasted Brussels Sprouts.
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