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103 Main Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 434 6893
07:30 - 20:30
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a must for those who like good deli food and great coffee and an energetic vibe. The Deli section is probably the best in Cape Town with a great selection of imported and local produce.Very good and friendly service as well. Simply Yumm.

Thank gregmQ2039WG
Cape Town, South Africa
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favourite places to pop into for lunch. Great selection of deli foods, and nice energetic ambience.

Thank JosephOu
Level Contributor
21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Could eat here breakfast, lunch and dinner. Make it simple or have a feast...amazing selection. If you ever miss being in Europe, this is the place to eat and/or buy your cold cuts, cheeses, olives, bread... and much much more... And I am not even a coffee person, so cannot comment on their apparently great coffee...

Thank Burhan S
Stockport, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For purchasing quality food or sitting up at the counter eating area, a splendid place for sheer different food styles sold and packaged by weight as to atke away or eat in.. A marvelous gem of a place. and reasonable prices too.

Thank valuematters
Washington, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Set inside a grocer shop, little bar area outside and in, lovely coffee then go to the food counter to pick your fresh food, anything from different salads, hot, wide variety of meats and cheeses , any combination you want , pick your bread etc tasted fab great concept

Thank Paula B
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Giovanni's is one of those places that you frequent for quality foods, friendly greetings and good coffee! We love walking down to grab a freshly baked bread or a delicious and healthy dinner. Our guests love Giovanni's!

Thank WaterfrontStay
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great for a quick sandwhich. Delicious, fresh. This is a family friendly as well as casual yet has a vibe to it

Thank jadeeden
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellemt food with friendly staff. When you enter the shop you sure to get food and bread that is fresh and the best cuppchinos

Thank Royston G
Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The best coffee and an even better deli! fresh sandwiches made while you wait! Do yourself a favour and go there tomorrow!

Thank Dominik M
Albufeira, Portugal
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227 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

30 Years on and Giovanni's still remains the best deli in Cape Town. It is crammed with delights from around the world, has an excellent well-stocked deli and great selection of prepared foods to take home. Consistently fresh, delicious food, attentive service, vibey and always busy.

Thank Bld211

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Italian, Cafe, European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television
Good for
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Main Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 434 6893

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