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171 Swanson Ave, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-0808
11:00 - 20:00
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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at this restaurant is phenomenal! The chef is the best and his menu is very creative. Also all, if not all dishes are made from scratch including the daily bread. The prices are very fair for the quality of the food items. This is a must see restaurant in LHC.

Thank eeeeyo
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Third time visiting and impression remains the same. If what you like is on the menu you will be very pleased with the food. Service is ok. Waitress is always very friendly, older guy (owner?), not so much. Only a few tables and, after April 15, not open on Saturdays. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank canyonbat
Yuba City, California
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Very good food. The Philly Cheesesteak sandwich was awesome and the fries tasted fresh-cut. They have a menu of the day that is supposed to be fun, but didn't try it on this trip.

Thank Cathy S
Castle Rock, Colorado
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

As always when we try a new restaurant, our first question is if they have any vegan items on the menu. When the answer is "yes" and my only choice is not a salad I get excited about the possibilities. I enjoy salads, but sure do love having a variety of options. I had the veggie sandwich on this visit... More 

Thank VoiceOfTheVegan
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The pulled pork sandwiches are GREAT!!! But they offer a large menu with a wide variety of great food.

Thank Glen J
Orem, Utah
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423 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

The clientele of LHC seem to love this bistro. The meat dishes looked good, but the veggie dishes were over cooked.

Thank Ron B
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is the only place we know of here in LHC that is a good locally owned restaurant. We've eaten here several times at it's always good.

Thank luminati
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I had wanted to visit this place for a long time and something always side tracked me. It's located in a strip mall and you'd be hard pressed to pick it out just driving by. However, the locals know two things about this area. There's several other good restaurants on the same block and this is a foodie treat. The... More 

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Lake Havasu City
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Food is great. Always changing menu items so the chef can be creative. You have to get to know the owner, he isn't always Mr Personality, but don't take him too seriously. It's a great place that locals support. Prices are reasonable and portions aren't too big.

Thank Deb O
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We went there on the recommendation of friends. The place was empty and the host/chef/server was somewhat strange. The food was ok but not anything special. Have never seen anyone there when we go by. Will not return.

Thank jibtrimmer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Swanson Ave, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-0808
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Lake Havasu City
  • Phone Number: 928-453-8339

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