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Avalon Restaurant

312 S High St, West Chester, PA 19382-3342
+1 610-436-4100
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good18%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (19 reviews)
“hanger steak” (2 reviews)
“broccoli rabe” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
312 S High St, West Chester, PA 19382-3342
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the best Italian food we've ever had, but not bad. Their red sangria was outstanding. Service was great and the atmosphere is very Italian and lovely.

Thank MaryEllenH1281
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

West Chester has a plethora of lively restaurants with outside dining, do not miss the Avalon Restaurant!! It is in an active dining area on High Street with a parking lot just down the street (it is cash only though). The service was friendly, albeit...More

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We wanted to eat somewhere we hadn't previously been. Good reviews on Zagats so opted for Avalon and were so pleased! My husband is a phenomenal cook so we (especially he) tend to be quite critical. What a pleasant surprise......The service was attentive and the...More

Thank Gilley66
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We had noon reservations for Mother's Day. After waiting 20 minutes and seeing other groups before and after us get seated I complained to hostess. She told me, "Feel free to go somewhere else." So we did. I will never go back to Avalon Restaurant.

Thank klep55
Reviewed 4 February 2017

With a generous gift certificate, my wife and I scheduled an early (530PM) Thursday reservation.We had an opportunity to order an antipasto, salad and main entree. Our experience was average. While the Avalon is advertised as an Italian restaurant, we found it a mix of...More

Thank T S
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Was disappointed. Restaurant was not crowded at all. Took one hour from being seated to get our salad. Was never offered crushed pepper for salad. Dinner finally came, and was never offered grated Parmesan for pasta dish. Very average. Too many restaurants to try in...More

Thank epfenimore
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the Complimentary Happier Hour, We liked the small plates because it gave us an opportunity to taste several of their delicious dishes. Planning our next visit soon.

Thank Ron D
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We hosted a rehearsal dinner for my son's wedding. They put us in private room, which was lovely. The food was good. However, the service was horrendous. After drinks and appetizers, the waitress disappeared. I went looking for her to tell her that we wanted...More

Thank HonestReview805
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Our book club met here for dinner - the food was tasty and the service was congenial. The ambiance wasn't too loud for conversation either. I hope to bring my husband next time.

Thank Gay W
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I went to meet a friend on a Friday night for dinner. We didn't have a reservation, but there was space at the bar and we were able to be seated at a table outside when we were ready without a wait. The outdoor tables...More

Thank Stacey_Says
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Mary W
27 September 2016|
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Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property |
Menu I think is on line. One of my guests loved Lamb Ragu on Pasta Large size. Big
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 S High St, West Chester, PA 19382-3342
    (Union)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 610-436-4100
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