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Avenue Bistro

145 Connaught Avenue, Frinton-On-Sea CO13 9AH, England
+44 1255 675676
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“rack of lamb” (7 reviews)
“mussels” (24 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
145 Connaught Avenue, Frinton-On-Sea CO13 9AH, England
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1 - 10 of 461 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited here with a group of girlfriends for birthday celebrations and was pleasantly surprised. The restaurant has this really lovely warm lighting which makes it feel really cozy. There was a lot to choose from (not so much for our vegan guests) and we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alison_in_w0nderland
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend stated at Lifehouse Spa January 2018 and wanted to eat somewhere other than the spa's underwhelming restaurant. A quick Google search found Avenue Bistro and we really couldn't have asked for better. I can't remember our dishes but we chose a few smaller...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Dondunne
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been semi- regulars here since Avenue Bistro opened & have experienced some highs & mediocres. Today, my birthday lunch, was kindly acknowledged by our always gracious waitress, but unfortunately was then marred by lack of any food worthy of the occasion. The scallops,as...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Felicity J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here and it was superb, the staff were outstanding and very attentive. I had smoked salmon and beetroot risotto which was cooked to perfection. Lovely surroundings decorated simply but very tastefully. Very relaxing atmosphere. We would definitely be going back.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dg6850
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had Xmas lunch, not a memorable meal though, Fish and prawns overcooked , vegetarian dish was rather disappointing, and presentation of both lacked any finesse! Happy,friendly service nevertheless!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank F V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely first class - steak medallions / turkey, plus all the trimmings - five courses all delicious! Service was also first class. It was a real, pleasurable, experience.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Kirby_Cross
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a table at Avenue Bistro on recommendation from a friend. It was my first time in Frinton on Sea and I couldn't have asked for a better experience. The restaurant was buzzing as you would expect on a Saturday night and the atmosphere...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gary B
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

I came here with a group of friends for a Christmas meal. We had paid a £10 deposit for the fixed price menu. There are two sittings 6.30 and 8.30pm. When we arrived, our table was still occupied and we were ushered to the bar...More

Date of visit: December 2018
5  Thank terrid799
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Went on a Friday night with my partner and young daughter. Service was impeccable, friendly and attentive. Had the most delicious (and beautiful) starter of aioli and tapenade, lamb chops and seafood pasta (filled to the brim with seafood) and the best sticky toffee we...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Stay23533242768
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Have visited a few times and always had a lovely meal . Great food , no waiting around , staff very helpful . Highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank chadacre22
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804maureenb
September 4, 2017|
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Response from Bambi070 | Property representative |
We open at 12 on Sunday serving lunch through till 3pm.
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joannajang
March 28, 2015|
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Response from lynn h | Reviewed this property |
There were a couple of vegetarian options in the starters and main courses. But I feel pretty sure that if you were to ring ahead of your meal they would be able to provide some choices. They are very friendly and helpful.
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Shaun P
February 11, 2015|
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Response from grahamaz | Reviewed this property |
Ridiculous. Who are you to say where I ate, what I ate, how I was served or whether I received value for money. All comments were true.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Connaught Avenue, Frinton-On-Sea CO13 9AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Frinton-On-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 675676
  • E-mail
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