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Luau Larry's

509 Crescent Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-1919
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“wiki wacker” (33 reviews)
“swordfish tacos” (17 reviews)
“buffalo burger” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
509 Crescent Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Though we later found way better places where we could have eaten in terms of price and quality, this wasn't too bad at all. If you want a buffalo burger, it's two dollars cheaper at Catalina Cantina and you can get two burgers for the...More

Thank atlanta1984
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in here for a quick drink before we caught the ferry back to Balboa. I was going to get a cocktail, but there wasn’t one that appealed to me...too many odd ingredient combos. Sometimes less is more! Plus, the people drinking Wiki Whackers...More

Thank Marian E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as 2 couples, with us being from Australia and my daughter and her fiancé from LA. Prices were reasonable, the service a little slow at times and drinks of an ok quality. What astounded me was the amount of effort put in by...More

Thank grahamc8688
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The two of us sat at a table right in the front looking through the window of the beach with lots of people out there. We shared a chicken teriyaki sandwich with fries. It was very good. We each had a drink which we enjoyed....More

Thank Kabear
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends ate breakfast at a pancake place nearby and said it was just OK, so my other group of friends decided to come here since it was on our morning walk. The sign said "breakfast served". We didn't look at reviews or anything we...More

Thank Jacqueline V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're gonna live like a Rockstar and quietly sit at a bar/eatery without having to disguise, this is the joint. Juan at the bar pours the best drinks on the island, hands down. Cool classic rock vibe. Yes, crazy party-ers come here and cause...More

Thank Anne Marie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here late at night. They had live entertainment. The entertainment was fun as well as the patrons. A place for locals and tourists to mingle in a laid back atmosphere. Food was very good as well. Depending on the night it can get pretty...More

Thank granth649
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Small but beach-y. Typical hole in the wall place. Cool little cave room table. Swordfish tacos were pretty good, would have liked to try other menu items. Nice staff. Enjoyable lunch stop.

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed June 3, 2018

This place has a very fun atmosphere but most important of all they have the best Bloody Mary's on the island!!!

Thank tconner41
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Title says it all. Our waitress was awesome, the drinks are great, and the prices are good. Try the crab cakes. The cave was cool too!

Thank awwwwyeaaahhh
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Claycordite
May 30, 2016|
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Response from DebbieDM | Reviewed this property |
1. The drink was $9 when I was there and comes with a hat. 2. It is served in a tall hurricane glass so about 12 oz. 3. I think 6 at the cave table. 4. Email Lisa. Trip Advisor does not allow me to post her email address.
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1_Cabo_Fan
September 5, 2015|
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Response from Dan S | Reviewed this property |
It was still a rousing good time when I was there. Very noisy, very packed and very fun.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Monday
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Friday
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 Crescent Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 310-510-1919
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