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Place to Be

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171 Swanson Avenue, Lake Havasu City, AZ
11:00 - 20:00
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Yuba City, California
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good food. The Philly Cheesesteak sandwich was awesome and the fries tasted fresh-cut. They have a menu of the day that is supposed to be fun, but didn't try it on this trip.

Thank Cathy S
Castle Rock, Colorado
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As always when we try a new restaurant, our first question is if they have any vegan items on the menu. When the answer is "yes" and my only choice is not a salad I get excited about the possibilities. I enjoy salads, but sure do love having a variety of options. I had the veggie sandwich on this visit... More 

Thank VoiceOfTheVegan
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The pulled pork sandwiches are GREAT!!! But they offer a large menu with a wide variety of great food.

Thank Glen J
Orem, Utah
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419 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The clientele of LHC seem to love this bistro. The meat dishes looked good, but the veggie dishes were over cooked.

Thank Ron B
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This is the only place we know of here in LHC that is a good locally owned restaurant. We've eaten here several times at it's always good.

Thank luminati
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I had wanted to visit this place for a long time and something always side tracked me. It's located in a strip mall and you'd be hard pressed to pick it out just driving by. However, the locals know two things about this area. There's several other good restaurants on the same block and this is a foodie treat. The... More 

1 Thank Grant C
Lake Havasu City
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Food is great. Always changing menu items so the chef can be creative. You have to get to know the owner, he isn't always Mr Personality, but don't take him too seriously. It's a great place that locals support. Prices are reasonable and portions aren't too big.

Thank Deb O
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We went there on the recommendation of friends. The place was empty and the host/chef/server was somewhat strange. The food was ok but not anything special. Have never seen anyone there when we go by. Will not return.

Thank jibtrimmer
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on July 13th. Small restaurant in a strip mall. Nice selection of beer and the grilled meatloaf was excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank Doodad1
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

This is a nice little place with awesome food! Came here with my parents and had the risotto and shrimp pasta. We would love to come back :)

Thank Carolina J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Swanson Avenue, Lake Havasu City, AZ
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Lake Havasu City
  • Phone Number: 928-453-8339

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