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Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
+27 21 850 0616
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Authentic Italian dishes. Delicious pizza's, salad and pasta. Great service and well priced for quality foos

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a very good lunch here with friends, food and service were very good. The menu had an extensive selection and would love to sample more. This restaurant is so much better than you might expect to find in a shopping mall.

Thank patonga_man
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food as usual. I would have given them 5 out of 5 but the waiter put the olive oil and balsamic vinegar in the middle of my wife and I while we where in conversation, very rude. Will I come back, yes I thoroughly...More

Thank Clinton C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Constantly serves excellent food. We go there as a family to celebrate something great and I go there with friends for the best pizza in town!

1  Thank Thea D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been eating at Giovanni's on a regular basis since it opened over 10 years back. The restaurant never ceases to impress. The service is excellent, and the food consistently very good. Mien host Peter Koutsis is a real people person; nothing is too much...More

1  Thank crecy1346
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is was very busy on Tuesday Evening, great pasta and fast service. My German group enjoyed the restaurant, they said it different from an Italian restaurant back as the was differently spiced.

Thank Mike_G6308
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love Italian food and this is certainly the best I’ve tasted. I am visiting from the UK and I rally liked the restaurant at Waterstones. The food was delicious. My risotto was light fluffy and presented ina hot pan as often by the dime...More

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Their grilled liver is just the best. I dine here every week and am now kicking myself for not ordering the grilled liver before. Just perfect - thank you for this culinary excellence.

Thank 281neilf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, busy, good food and an extensive wine list. A favourite in Somerset West! Book a table in advance is advisable since this restaurant is very popular! Will definitely go back here.

Thank Kristina S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi all brilliant cafè/coffee bar/food deli.good company great seating.good foods you name you got it.goid sweets and choc

Thank Anica777
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
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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