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Giovanni's

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Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
+27 21 850 0616
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Western Cape, South Africa
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

During our recent visit, we had (as usual) a great time. The pasta we had, was top notch!!!!! The pizza was so different from the franchise stuff And the staff was great. We will continue to stop over at Giovanni's when in the area If you have never been there for great Italian food.......where have you been?

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Thank all4you2be
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a great meal here together. This is quite a popular restaurant especially on Fridays so booking is advised.

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Thank Lourens B
Milnerton, South Africa
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good food, good service. I'd happily go there again. There were 9 of us and we were well looked after, all our food arrived together, the drinks were topped up and the bride-to-be got a special dessert.

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Thank Sally1368
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time we visited on mother's day and left happy and satisfied. Even though the restaurant was packed, the service was very good and attentive. The food enjoyed by all three generations from pizza to bone marrow to cheese cake. Will go again.

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2 Thank Bee L
Somerset west
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60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very popular Italian Restaurant in Somerset West serving great Italian meals, pizza/pasta/meat dishes at very affordable prices Booking is advised You may take your own wines with you for which a corkage fee is charged

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2 Thank Alan J
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last night the most beautiful woman on earth accompanied me to your restaurant. Despite the cold weather and the fact that the inside of the restaurant was fully booked we had a ball of a time. The waiter Gift made us feel so comfortable and was so accommodating when we wanted to move tables because of the wind. I would... More 

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2 Thank Francois S
Somerset West
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely my favourite restaurant. The buzzing atmosphere of people enjoying themselves will put anyone in a good mood. The service is very good, the staff make you feel right at home. Last night I chose something different, Eisbein. Very happy to find the portion a size I could attempt to finish with really crispy outside. Definitely worth having... More 

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1 Thank Sharon C
Cape Town, South Africa
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95 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant always offers very good, hearty meals, very generous portions and very good service. Conveniently located in the Waterstone shops and very popular with the locals.

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1 Thank Leslie-ann C
Somerset West, South Africa
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I eat here very often. Best pitza in the winelands. Good Italian food, with a good wine list. Frendly good survice.

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1 Thank Dusiman
Pretoria
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent waiter, Gift Jamal, who made sure we were well looked after. Average Italian restaurant with good enough pizzas.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 850 0616
Description
No matter how infrequently you visit, you will always be greeted like a regular.

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