When the weatherman predicts clouds with a chance of meatballs, the safest place to hide is in the garage, under an umbrella, with a shaker of parmesan in hand. Subdue a storm of hunger with today's Groupon to Avanti Restaurant. Choose between the following options:
• For $15, you get $30 worth of upscale Italian dinner fare.
• For $10, you get $20 worth of upscale Italian lunch fare.
Avanti’s upscale Italian cuisine has mesmerized taste buds for almost 40 years, attracting movie stars, sports legends, and accolades from reviewers at Fodor's and OpenTable. Fresh off the dinner menu, the popular parmesan-encrusted salmon ($27) and Maine lobster dinner ($26.95) please seafood fanatics and vegetarian lasagna ($19.95) sates noncarnivores' stomachs. Alternatively, veal lovers can savor juicy cuts prepared piccata, marsala, or parmigiana style ($28.95). Like a tap-dancing mermaid, the weekday lunch menu lures curious guests to Avanti's tables where they can net fresh seafood cioppino ($17.95) and islands of homemade tiramisu ($6).
With a seasoned team of chefs, including owner Angelo Livi and pasta-and-pastry team Margarita and Mario Aniles, Avanti infuses Old World recipes with modern culinary artistry, and the dance floor dares couples to dress up and boogie down on select nights.
2728 E Thomas Rd.
Phoenix, Arizona 85016