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Eric's On The Pier

2 Green Pier, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-0894
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“buffalo burger” (15 reviews)
“fries” (16 reviews)
“funnel cake” (4 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Fast food
2 Green Pier, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had yet to eat at Eric's, mistakenly thinking it was just a fish n' chip joint. We decided to check it out for breakfast before heading back to the mainland. It was nice to see the variety of food - burgers, burritos, fish, chicken...More

Thank CheekyMonkey12
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Our family has been coming to Catalina Island for decades and Eric's was always a favorite. The whole experience was a tradition until recent years. The burgers are dry, horrible and so over priced it's a joke! So totally disappointed that when we arrive on...More

Thank DeeDee K
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We ALWAYS eat a buffalo burger at Eric's. This time our burgers were not the juicy burgers from the past. But it is fun to sit on the pier and people watch. I'll go back next trip and try something else, maybe Huevos Rancheros or...More

Thank BFWPa
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Eric's was what I assumed and I enjoyed. They have a great select of the "Burger Joint" type but also Mexican and Sea Food I had a Tuna sandwich and fries, nothing fancy and it did not disappoint. I got what I wanted... The atmosphere...More

Thank GregJ1964
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We went here on a lark, got hungry lookwed a cross the street and decide to go, surprisingly good. We would return.

Thank Wartfang
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I had a buffalo burger here for $8.50 . Buffalo burger was VERY good even though I asked for extra grilled onions and they only gave me very few. I asked for out food no go and asked for 4 four packets of ketchup good...More

Thank 7ContinentGal
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We had lunch and it was yummy. We also liked that it wasn't over priced. Can be very busy though. You can also get your food to go and sit on the little beach area.

Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed 19 August 2017

If you want a quick snack at reasonable price on the pier, this place will do. Do not expect anything special or really good. Average is what you get.

Thank Ron K
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Loved this lovely shack on the pier, offering a variety of food items from fish tacos to pozole sure guaranteed a robust and satisfied clientele. We ordered Fish & chips, just because we couldn't get enough seafood while on the island, but I later realized...More

Thank Mavilo
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Standard fried fare. Hot dogs, burgers, some mexican food options. We waited a good ten minutes for a taco and a corn dog. The fries were good.

Thank Paula C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Green Pier, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 310-510-0894
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