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Giovanni's Pizza

1905 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-1503
+1 805-560-7492
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good57%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Jul 2017
“Great deal for good, solid, filling food”
6 Apr 2017
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Italian, Pizza
1905 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-1503
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I've had the antipasto salad and loved it - tons of veg, cheeses and meats. The large, costing under $11 is enormous and I could barely finish it. I've also had a 12 inch pizza, and the toppings are very generous. The place is loud...More

Thank Hastwokitties
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Although the atmosphere was hectic and quite noisy, the pizza was good with loads of cheese. You ordered at the front counter, picked up plates etc. and your order was brought to you. It was fun watching the cooks throw up the dough while making...More

Thank mansard1819
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A little off the beaten path for travelers, but worth finding. Family operated, friendly, and loud, just like a neighborhood place should be!

1  Thank skip2go
Reviewed 6 August 2016

After a day at the Zoo and visiting Butterfly Beach, we drove up the coast on Cliff Drive and found Giovanni's Pizza. This was on the really cool map with cartoon drawn landmarks that Aaron at The Presidio Hotel gave us. Great Pesto Chicken with...More

Thank Oohoohooh
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Great food and friendly staff. Can't go wrong here. We stopped here after getting into to town and it was close to where we are staying. Really really good pizza, and approved by our teen agers.

1  Thank James W
Reviewed 24 April 2016

After driving from LA to SB it was time to will stomachs with proper pizza. Giovanni's Pizza was recommended to our party of two by the staff at the Eagle Inn. When opening the restaurant's door in the early evening the place was half full...More

Thank Patelius
Reviewed 5 January 2016

My husband and I like going to this place for their friendly and fast service, and location. We usually eat on the patio so our dog can accompany us. The spaghetti and meatballs combo is great choice for lunch. Their pizzas are hearty and tasty....More

1  Thank NoStopSigns
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

This place has great pizza and salads simple as that. We were looking for an easy meal one night with family and this place was 3 minutes away. We placed a togo order and they had no problems accommodating our orders for those with dietary...More

1  Thank teamnf2
Reviewed 27 April 2015

My wife and I were famished after a day of hiking in the mountains and I was sent off on a mission to find some food. I happened upon Giovanni's which was nothing special to look at from the outside. However the pizza was tremendous....More

1  Thank DiverDaveMinneapolis
Garrett G, Owner at Giovanni's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2015

Dave, I sure am glad you ended your mission right here with us. Nothing beats knowing you thought of our pizza as "tremendous," and that you and your wife ended up enjoying it so much. That recommendation means to world to me, and I hope...More

Reviewed 27 January 2015

If the jangle of video games in the background don't bother you, this is your pizza parlor. Expanded menu includes lots of pizza, calzones, salads, sandwiches and more. Quality ingredients shine through in the flavors, generous portions and friendly staff. If you are with the...More

1  Thank oldfresno
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1905 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-1503
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-560-7492
Giovanni's Pizza is known for our wonderful Chicago style thick crust made with tasty ingredients, homemade sauces, and fresh dough made daily.
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