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Avanti's Pizza Restaurant

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55 Williams Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-2917
+1 860-536-2639
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We ordered really basic food and had our young kids with us and waited for an hour before we just asked for it to be takeout because they weren't able to sit still anymore. Maybe this would be ok if we ordered something complicated but chicken parm, a tuna melt, and a kid's pasta dish shouldn't take an hour. The... More 

Thank Bonnie W
Wilmington, Delaware
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7 reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016

In New England, you always expect excellent seafood. Avanti's did not disappoint. My husband and I both had the scallops and they were excellent. Shared a bottle of wine and was able to take the left-overs back to out hotel. Inexpensive, quick and delicious as we arrived in town. Great find!

Thank CJTraveler2016
Blythewood, South Carolina
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74 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We didn't try the pizza but ordered a meatball sub and a pepperoni sub and both were delicious. Reasonably priced and super friendly staff.

Thank Maria V
Hartford, Connecticut
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Food is good and the portions are very generous. Staff seems a little over worked, but available. I ordered a hot grinder and chose a small. I'm a big guy but it was still more than enough.

Thank John_Lee_M
Plattsburg OH
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Had never had cod parmigiana before ... it was AMAZING - along with their Italian lemon cake! Their other menu options look just as yummy!

Thank revcurt
St Paul, United States
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I stayed at a hotel nearby so found this little gem. I remembered it from long ago with a different owner. I had excellent salad and pasta, a decent glass of wine and great service. The owner stopped by to say hello and told me a bit about the history of the place. I really enjoyed it and will make... More 

Thank mnbluesky
Greenwich, Connecticut
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I used to go to this place regularly. Last few times I went I had stomach problems all day long. I thought it may have been just one time but there seems to be an issue here. The pizza has no flavor and they skimp on the cheese. This place is no longer a viable option for pizza in Mystic.... More 

Thank deltatraveler555
Stonington, Connecticut
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246 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Stopped for the first time to get pizza and grinders for take out; have driven by the restaurant regularly but had never stopped- pleasant surprise. The food was good, service excellent and I had an opportunity to have a beer at the bar while waiting for my order. Will plan to go back shortly and 'eat-in'

Thank IP3806
Mystic, Connecticut, United States
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

While attending the famous Art Festival in Mystic, we needed to get away from the bus crowds. We went only 4-5 blocks from the festival area and had a great relaxing meal. Fast service and great choices of food. Yummy too!

Thank Elise C
Essex, Connecticut
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48 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for a couple of hot grinders an hour before posted closing time. There were still several other patrons in the restaurant getting ready to leave. Stood at hostess counter for while till surly hostess came over and basically stood in front of us without saying anything. My wife said we just wanted a couple of grinders, to which... More 

Thank DRJ1963

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Williams Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-2917
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-536-2639

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