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Avanti Trattoria

17 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1A8, Canada
+1 905-404-8040
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1A8, Canada
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Reviewed March 25, 2017

We came here on recommendation of our B&B host and were not disappointed. We ordered a Antipasto Misto and Insalata Tonno to share. A bottle of Ripasso Valpolicella and as main course we shared the Tagliatelle Goat. All dishes tasted fresh and were delivered very...More

1  Thank Christian J
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Located on King st. This restaurant is a family friendly place to eat for lunch or dinner. The pastas are excellent and the pizzas are baked in a wood fired oven. The thin crust is delicious. The wine list is limited but of good quality....More

Thank Brian N
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Very good food with quite a variety of selection of Italian dishes. Great fire grilled pizza. Delicious pasta dishes.

Thank scrappingin0ntari0
Reviewed March 12, 2017

A little bit of a wait before the concert, we elected to take a seat at the bar for dinner. The bar is wide enough, and I liked it better than being crammed in beside people on those busy nights when you almost touch elbows...More

1  Thank Rockiroads
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

This place always shines. Staff is great!! Food is always done to perfection and the best Wood fired oven Pizza around. You need to experience it to taste it!! 10 out of 10.

Thank GeneRusso
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Had dinner not long ago with my wife. The service was very good we did not wait long to be seated. The wait staff was also very good the meal portions were good and severed hot good selection of wine. Over all a good place...More

Thank Scott F
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Restaurant was quite busy for a Saturday night. No reservations for a table for two so a slight wait however, well worth it. Great wine selection, meal starts with a warm baguette, olive oil and balsamic vinegar for dipping. The cannelloni was substantial and tasted...More

Thank NormLWat
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here for dinner on Saturday night at 6:30 pm. We had been here several times before. The food is always good here. However, tonight the service was not the greatest. The waitress did not smile, had to wait a while...More

Thank Hannah036
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, a hidden gem in the traffic of downtown Oshawa!! Penne A La Vodka was to die for! The mascarpone is delightful! Plus reasonable prices, service could have been a little more prompt but all in we will be back!

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed February 17, 2017

Great food. Great place to dine. Nice atmosphere. Wow is what I can say about the food. Love the pasta. You have to try this restaurant, you won't be disappointed.

Thank Darlene A
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Edwin G
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Wandaterry S | Reviewed this property |
I can't speak to the current reservation policy, however, it used to be that you could make reservations for more than 4 people.
Sheree B
November 20, 2016|
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Response from Wandaterry S | Reviewed this property |
ummm I don't have any other number than this one 905 404 8040. very odd. ..sorry to hear that you are having issues!
February 29, 2016|
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Response from Valerie A | Reviewed this property |
Please look under avantifood, you will find it there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1A8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa>  > Downtown Oshawa
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Oshawa
  • Phone Number: +1 905-404-8040
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