Avanti Restaurant offers an intimate dining room with a sleek, Uptown bistro atmosphere where you can enjoy 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 Wine Spectator Awarded wine collection, “Vini d’Amicizia”.  Avanti has become a Dallas mainstay, a chic neighborhood restaurant for over the past twenty-nine years.


  • “Avanti is a lovely little Italian restaurant! I came here with a friend for dinner on a Saturday night, and everything was fabulous from start to finish.”

    Yelp Reviewer
  • “Always a great dining experience. A perfect place for a business lunch.”

    Open Table Reviewer