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55 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4981 1334
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible21%
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“gelato” (20 reviews)
“veal” (13 reviews)
“tiger prawns” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
55 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went to giannis while at shoal bay they were fully booked and the lady went out of her way to get us a table food was excellent service great

Thank sydka
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food, ordered the 3 cheese gnocchi special and the chicken fettuccine which both melts in your mouth topped with impeccable customer service. As the resto is reasonably small once it starts to get busy it does get loud sitting inside. We were pretty full...More

Thank BridgeBabex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended in October and the restaurant was full. The kind waitress made up a table for the four of us and we received good service. The pizza base was very thick and tasted more like bread. The toppings were nice. I guess it depends...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pizza was great as long at you enjoy a thicker traditional crust. And service was good. Be sure to book ahead during busy periods because there wasn’t a spare seat.

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for dinner without a booking and were promptly seated even thought the restaurant was obviously busy. Many of the tables were reserved. Had a great meal of generous proportions and would go there again. Reasonable prices and a varied menu which should suit...More

Thank 870tony
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for 3 adults and 2 kids, one in a high chair. Arrived and the waiter was not sure of which table was ours. No high chair at the table so they gave us a dining room chair. We arrived for a 6pm...More

2  Thank Stay659104
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived and were already skeptical as the reviews were so mixed, but we thought we’d give it a try anyway. We waited 20mins for our drinks to arrive. After 20mins, my friend had to chase the waiter. We then had to repeat our food...More

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had previously read good reviews on the pizza here and had to try it. But we were disapointed. Little topping and not tasty. Ended up in the bin.

Thank LeahjBendigo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly, walk a few metres down the road to the IGA, buy yourself a microwaveable meal because that would be nicer than the food from here.

Thank kates1992
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A thick slab of lasagna arrived on my plate. Very little meat between layers, no flavor or sauce. Dry and not reheated enough. Plating was just the slab of lasagna on the plate. My partner had the mussels. 3 of them had not opened during...More

Thank Jennifer C
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Luke E
23 November 2016|
Response from Rob W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't remember- suggest calling restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Shoal Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4981 1334
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