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104 Clarissa Ave., Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

This is a walk up window that offers quick & cheap eats....mostly fried. Burgers, fries, etc. Good for quick bite or if your on a budget.

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Thank Memphismonkey
Redlands, California
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

My husband and I picked up some quick food on the way back to the Catalina Express - he got a Quesadilla and I got a Hamburger.

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Thank backgammom
Los Angeles, California
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176 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This place has wonderful ice cream which I am told that has high butter fat which makes it so incredibly delicious.

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Thank OneOrchidLover
Simi Valley, California
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Found this place on our second day there. They are very reasonably priced and the quality was very good. Wish I found then on our first day. We had breakfast burritos, fish tacos, ceviche and ice cream. All very yummy. No indoor seating but plenty of places to sit and eat outside. Only negative is that they need some salsas.... More 

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Thank Donna G
Los Angeles, California
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

It's an island favorite for burgers, burritos, tacos, nachos and ice cream. My family often eats from here several times a day. The service is always friendly.

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Thank Michael R
Santa Clarita, California
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

They have a huge menu and great prices. A lot of the restaurants in Avalon can be pricey so if you're looking to save a little money but still fill up, I'd highly recommend Pic Nic Fry. And the food was nice and tasty!

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Thank catomd
Oakland, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2014

Great, cheap, late night or any time food. Awesome Breakfast Burrito, super hot hot sauce, simple, good veggie burrito. All in all this was definitely the cheapest and most filling food we found in Avalon.

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Thank mel_m25
Santa Cruz, California
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2013

Had a quesadilla. Can mess that up. The pozole smelled great, but didn't get that. We went there the next day, but the "waitress" never came to the window to help us even though she saw us standing there so we just left. This place is a walk-up window style food place.

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Thank NeneT1234
Newport Beach, California
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2013

This was the only place that stayed open after 10pm. This is a walk up fast food spot located directly in town (Front Street). The food was OK, but not great. They also serve ice cream, which was yummy.

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Thank OCAngel
Sierra Madre, California
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317 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2013

So I go to buy the kids some ice cream after dinner. As I double check the change given I realize I was shorted. No problem, the correct change was given when the mistake was pointed out. The next evening my daughter was shorted on change. This is called a symptom of a problem...

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Thank lynndds

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Clarissa Ave., Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?