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CC Gallagher

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Wine Bar, Cafe, Sushi, Healthy
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523 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-1278
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very good French pastry and coffee. Nice decoration and friendly service. Prices are on par with the location.

Thank Jean Yves C
Newport Beach, California
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The restauant has changed over the few years we have been coming here. Now offering tapa, sushi, flatbread pizza, etc. it used to feel more intimate and cozy; now there are more tables and it is noisier...not bad, just a change. Pur meal of soup and flatbread pizza was pretty average...again, nice surrounding.

Thank Lee126
Los Angeles, California
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017

We had tapas and sushi. Food looked lovely but sushi really didn't taste like much. We ordered Descanso roll and were disappointed at how expensive their signature sushi was and how utterly bland it was. Tapas were OK even though menu said tapas came with crackers, none were served. Dinner for two was mediocre for nearly $100. So saying, the... More 

Thank Cynthia U
Battle Mountain, Nevada, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

I have stopped into CC's many times over the years and by far this is my favorite place in Avalon. Tables with oceanfront views inside or out on the patio, enjoy delightful coffees, deserts and foods that are so yummy and unique, sushi, beer, wine, bubbles, sake....on top of all that.....a darling and oh so one of a kind gift... More 

Thank Kimberlie D
Davis, California
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212 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

We were looking for gelato and came to Gallagher's. They have several choices, all were delicious. I ordered Vesuvius molten chocolate (chocolate cake with hot chocolate sauce inside). It was tasty! They also serve sashimi, Foccacia pizza, fresh salads, and other tasty treats. Atmosphere and service were delightful.

Thank USAwalkers
Lafayette, Colorado
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143 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

I had a Beer Float.. No-alcoholic ginger beer over Choc/toffee/sea salt/almond gelato..... need I say more.........OUTSTANDING, drooling while I ate it

Thank Janet R
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Just soup took a while to come out and when it did it was pretty warm not hot like soup is normally served.

Thank Robert E
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

I LOVE CC Gallaghers! My favorite place in Avalon without a doubt! Great food, fantastic setting with a fantastic ambiance.

1 Thank Annie M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

I didn't get a fully meal there. We saw the dessert display and we had to try somethings. The apple tart was absolutely delicious. The prices are a bit high but it was really tasty

Thank Ornella B
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016

Loved the sushi! Great options. And we snuck in a wonderful dessert (flourless chocolate cake), too. Yummy.

Thank Amy L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Wine Bar, Cafe, Sushi, Healthy
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 310-510-1278

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