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Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
+27 21 850 0616
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (122 reviews)
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

Extensive menu, with something for everyone. Have always had a good meal and the service is excellent. Tonight Alpha looked after us and did an excellent job.

Thank Jane F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed every meal we have had over the years. Varied Italian centric menu with veal a speciality. Also good basics like pizza. N.b. Sunday dining can be a challenge across the region so good to know they remain open.

1  Thank Finnerzzz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here as we didn’t know where to eat - spoilt for choice - we hadn’t booked so we were slotted in on the outside of main dining. Which is in a covered atrium. The service was a little haphazard and I don’t think...More

1  Thank Hollers14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this restaurant. Friday night was fully booked but luckily I get there early and was about to have a table. Great service and exceptional food.

Thank TKrieg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eating at Giovanni' s the second time, we forgot to make reservations and had to sit outside which was a little cold. When we asked , Nelson found us an inside table in 5 minutes. So our dinner was warm, pleasant and very good.

1  Thank elspieterse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Giovanni,s is always full and if you don't want to have to sit in the shopping centre then you have to book. It's a bit of an enigma. It's in an ordinary shopping centre, has no view and the tables are fairly packed together making...More

1  Thank Farrarmere
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has become one of my favourites. Wonderful food. Always fresh and tasty. Great staff who are very attentive. We love the pizza where we ask them to do Calzone style which isn't on the menu. However they are always happy to do this...More

1  Thank Christine7200
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This is our new favourite restaurant. The service is excellent, a buzzing atmosphere and the food absolutely delicious. The Mike's special seafood pasta is excellent! Lots of prawns and calamari, with a hint of chilly! Yummy. And my favourite is the Peter's Pizza. Succulent fillet...More

1  Thank Yolande C
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the lovely vibe, delicous food, specially the home made pasta. As always, we will be back. Thanks Peter and team!

1  Thank Annelie R
Reviewed 18 October 2017

A really good Italian family affair. Do not think that there is a Mamma in the kitchen but the quality and simpleness is there for all to enjoy. Excellent menu choices. All the italian favourites plus some more.The focus is on taste ,but all the...More

1  Thank Colin W
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Questions & Answers
Ronan D
7 June 2016|
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Response from Pistolpano | Property representative |
Hi Ronan! Giovannis serves a gluten free pizza base and a "pasta of the day", either spaghetti, penne or linguine with your choice of sauce. We hope to host you! Warm regards, Peter
3 January 2015|
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Response from Lauren J | Reviewed this property |
Approximately 45 km
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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
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