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Avanzare

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1908 S Glenstone Ave, Plaza Shopping Center, Springfield, MO 65804-2305 (Sunshine)
417-567-3463
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing, original, and fresh! The wine list topped it off! It's on the list to repeat! Very elegant seating, but diners were also casually dressed! The menu is obviously designed by the chef- owners with the use of fresh ingredients! Very Italiano!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed food, service and friendliness. Bar tender from Mississippi was hilarious and very cool ... Highly recommended

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Thank HankRyan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Love Avanzare ! We have eaten here many times! Always very good! Great Service! The Lamb is my favorite but the specials Are amazing! Love the Tony Salad with the beets!!!!! I crave this salad. Love the cozy booths! Great place!

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Thank Linda E
Springfield, Missouri, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Service is always outstanding, great wine list, and the chef is very accommodating. Just a great restaurant!

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Thank Harold N
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We eat here frequently and have never been disappointed. Chef Tony does a great job, and his staff is just as good as his food. Servers have been here a while which I always think says something positive for a restaurant. Hard to pick out one or two things On the menu to talk about as everything I have had... More 

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Thank David A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Getting to the restaurant was super confusing as I thought it was on the other side of the street. It is actually located in a strip mall. Quite convenient. Has a small bar front, which seemed to have been filled with the regulars. The interior is stylish but looks a bit dated. The menu had good variety and the specials... More 

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Thank Gabor K
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Have been numerous times with clients and the food is always fresh, tasty and service over the top. Worth the time if your in Springfield.

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Thank tejasdrmr
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

All I can say is WOW. This food is AMAZING. Every time we eat here I always want to come back as soon as I can. The food,service and the atmosphere has always been awesome. It is a little pricey depending on what you get, but for great food you always have to pay a little more. Great for a... More 

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Thank Tim F
Springfield, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

I ordered the eggplant parm. The slab of eggplant was cut too thick, had no seasoning or flavor, and was tough or not done. The coating was okay and the spaghetti that came with it was okay. Although I took one eggplant slab home, it ended up in the trash. It was noisy and sort of crowded. Service was okay... More 

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Ozark, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

I was very disappointed when I ate at Avanzare. The food was mediocre at best, very small portions, too over priced. Restaurant location is horrible. ...it is in a very small section of a strip mall. Will not be going back

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1908 S Glenstone Ave, Plaza Shopping Center, Springfield, MO 65804-2305
    (Sunshine)
  • Public Transportation: Located within 100 yards.
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: 417-567-3463

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