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259 E. 17th Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627
949.548.2224 | website
Avanti Cafe features flavorfully dynamic food — handcrafted and lovingly prepared from fresh, local and mostly organic produce and food products. It is a vegetarian restaurant in Costa Mesa, but also calls itself "vegan friendly." With a great variety of drinks, including: wine, beer/ale, teas and coffee, Avanti is transforming the idea of a traditional vegetarian restaurant. Avanti serves a diverse selection of craft, German and Belgian beers. Owners Mark Cleveland and Tanya Fuqua make their own cakes and pastries, including their selection of cookies, plus a wide variety of imaginative appetizers and entrees. Local favorites include flatbread or their unique grilled cheese sandwich, with white Cheddar and Havarti cheese and a blood orange sauce.
Avanti Cafe recently launched an ecommerce site where fans both new and old can purchase their renowned organic and wholesome cookies, brownies and spice blends for home delivery. Visit the ecommerce site at www.avantinaturalstore.com.
Restaurant hours: Monday - Tuesday 11am-9pm, Wednesday - Friday 11am - 10pm, Saturday - 10:30am - 10pm, Sunday - 10:30am-9pm.