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Giovanna Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

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285 Anzac Pde, Kingsford, Randwick, New South Wales 2032, Australia
+61 2 9662 7639
Today
17:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon 17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Tue - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been for a while but most things haven't changed. I had oysters mornay delicious followed by veal which melted in my mouth. The garlic bread as always yummy and most of all the service excellent. Jo and Frank the owners are so accommodating of nothing you need. The downside for these beautiful people at the moment is the upheaval... More 

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Thank Narelle R
Manly, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

I'd booked the day before, seeking an authentic Italian restaurant for a quiet and informal meeting with Univercity top management. Close enough for him to walk from the campus, quiet enough not to be surrounded by students dining on less than $10 a head. Welcomed by a smiling and open lady, I had beaten the early evening rush and so... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Good food as well as being authentic and good value. the service is always personalised as well as efficient. Had the Tortellini boscaiola, and Special lamb cutlets - outstanding as usual. Friends had Fettuccine Marinara and grilled barramundi and all cleaned our plates. Been going for years and will hopefully go for many more.

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Thank dhblend
Sydney, Australia
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84 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We have haunted this place for over 30yrs now,and I've never had a bad meal here.Staff are always there for you.They serve wonderful home style meals,at restaurant quality you expect,when dining out. We've had large 40ths,50ths,80ths etc...here and the service stays well above what many others cannot rise to.We just keep coming back time and again,and never get let down.Stuff... More 

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Thank Tone M
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Giovannas's for years now. Great food and warm welcome. Thanks to Jo and her team for us making us so welcome. From Georgie Pigs family

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Thank Liz P
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I have to travel about an hour to get to this restaurant, I always ring first to make sure they have the Orange sauce whole de-boned duck on the menu for dinner that night.

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Thank Neville D
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant, oysters are always outstanding, my husbands favorite is the brains when they are on the special menu. Great family atmosphere, service very friendly and nothing is ever a problem, a must to go there

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Thank Narelle R
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I have been to Giovanna many times over the years and the Pizza and Pasta are never disappointed me. The Pizza base has the right thickness and the pizza itself cooked just right

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Thank morgan p
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We only had pizza there and it was just like we had in Italy! Place was really busy but service was great and attentive.

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Thank Märit S
Sydney, Australia
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96 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

This restaurant is a fantastic choice if you are looking for a relaxing and casual night out. The menu is not adventurous but that's OK, you should be able to find all of your favourite Italian dishes. One of the other advantages of the restaurant being 'old school' is the servings are very generous and the prices reasonable. Food was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Anzac Pde, Kingsford, Randwick, New South Wales 2032, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick  >  Kingsford
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9662 7639
Description
Kingsford NSW , Australia

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