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32085 Electric Blvd, Avon Lake, OH 44012-1852
+1 440-933-3380
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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North Ridgeville, Ohio
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Slow service, sauce on pasta not very good. No salad included with dinner. tiny bread basket, had to keep asking for more when we COULD find our absent waiter. Over priced for what you get. I'll stick with our favorite, Corsos! Good price, salad or soup included, delicious hefty bread portion, excellent service, great authentic Italian sauce and served in... More 

Thank Rose062
Avon, Ohio
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were trying to find a different restaurant for dinner on Friday night at the last minute. On line reviews looked good so we headed to Fratello's for our first visit. We will go back again. We were in no particular hurry. We got there at peak time on Friday evening. We were told the wait was about 20 minutes.... More 

Thank ohiogeorge
Avon Lake, Ohio, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Fratellos when we got the news that we finally got out home! This is a very quaint upscale restaurant. Their food is outstanding, especially the shrimp Fratello. Their sauce is wonderful. I have been here many times. I have never had a bad meal here!

Thank Karen V
Avon Lake, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

Fratello's food and service is exceptional! I probably eat there (or take out!) at least a dozen times a year for over 10 years. My favorite dish is Chicken Fratello, a more delicious take on piccata, but my friends and I rave about other dishes too. I often eat Italian when I travel, but none have come close to Fratello's.

Thank Kathleen K
Auburn, Alabama
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

Food was really good. Our waiter was perfect. Problem was when we got close to finishing our meal, servers kept coming by wanting to take our plate. Over and over and over.Like they were ready for us to go and we still weren't finished. Rush rush rush. Not how you treat customers. We were visiting my father and decided to... More 

Thank J B
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366 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

We went here one night after a long exhausting day. It's a small place, nothing fancy but it was packed. The night we were here, they were a little understaffed and service was a little slow but we arrived during the peak dining time. The menu is typical Italian, except when it came to the specials. Their special the night... More 

Thank clubnev
Cape Coral, Florida
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49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016

Great twists to some classic American and Italian fare. Attentive and knowledgeable staff, great wine list, reasonable prices, food well prepared, what more could you ask for.

Thank Skip K
Avon Lake, Ohio
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

A small restaurant with excellent food and service. Eggplant Parmesan is my favorite dish and I was not disappointed with Fratello's version.

Thank snkvch
West Palm Beach, Florida
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

I have been to Fratello's a number of times and the service and food is always excellent. I love their soup and flatbreads as well as their signature Fratello lemon sauce. Yum

Thank AJH456
Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Looks like "just a neighborhood place" but inside you'll think you are in a little spot in Italy. Well-prepared Italian cuisine, especially veal dishes. Excellent wait staff. And you can talk to your companions without shouting!

Thank jp1000000

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32085 Electric Blvd, Avon Lake, OH 44012-1852
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Avon Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 440-933-3380

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?