Avanti Restaurant offers an intimate dining room with a sleek, Uptown bistro atmosphere where you can hear live music nightly. For the urban connoisseur dine al fresco, sip, mingle and eat outdoors amongst your friends on the trendy McKinney Avenue strip. Our menu features Italian and Mediterranean dishes with seafood, steaks, veal and homemade pasta as well as a unique wine collection, “Vini d’Amicizia”.  Avanti has become a Dallas mainstay, a chic neighborhood restaurant for over the past twenty-nine years.


  • “…a tip of my hat to the chef; Nothing is over salted or over-creamed; two phenomena that are all too common. You won't feel that it is missing, but it is not hiding the flavor of the food.”

    Yelp Reviewer
  • “The food is fantastic and the atmosphere is perfect for a date or dinner with friends before a night out on the town.”

    Open Table Reviewer