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Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
+27 21 850 0616
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Giovanni's in Waterstone Village has the best pizza I have ever eaten. My favourite is Sapore with the crispy bacon swopped for avo. Although the location is somewhat unusual - seating "outside" is in the hallway of the shopping centre - the place is always...More

Thank sheila112015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food with tasty dishes. Menu offers wide selection. Let down by waiters that can barely speak english...

2  Thank Hein H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very, very busy when we arrived at about 14:00, but quietened down over the next hour or so. The only sour note was a couple at a table nearby who clearly were "not in the mood for a relaxed Sunday afternoon meal out with the...More

2  Thank Alan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect in every aspect. Always a winner. Will eat here every day if possible. Absolutely love the food. The waiters are fantastic. Great atmosphere.

1  Thank Marle G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful hand-made Pasta dishes - also great Pizza and my personal favourite - Liver, bacon and onions, with Mash. Only negative is it can be crowded, unless you sit outside, but avoud that on a cold evening

1  Thank chris2strauss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was good quality - Tasty and well presented. Service good. Wine prices excessive and most seating in mall walkway.

Thank carstairs323
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Giovannis has proved themselves over and over again. We are vegan, tried booking for dinner at a local beautiful wine fine but unfortunately was told they need 2-3 days to prepare for us as vegans. So as we always do, return to the best in...More

Thank sharon19632017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go there regularly and will go back again and again. What a fantastic place. The service, food and atmosphere are fantastic, Peter and his team are amazing.

Thank Dean L
Reviewed 14 December 2017

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 9 December 2017 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
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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
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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, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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