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Cafe Gianni

425 N Alexander St, Mount Dora, FL 32757-5568
+1 352-735-3327
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
“bread” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
425 N Alexander St, Mount Dora, FL 32757-5568
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Menu has been shortened, I believe, but all the greats are there. The smoked salmon app was killer, should be an entree. Pastas with chicken or fish are most savory. love capers. had fish with pasta and capers. Great wine. AND the dessert was amazing.

Thank dcberndt
Reviewed 28 May 2018

I have eaten here multiple times -always great service and wonderful food at a very far price. I highly recommend this restaurant for great Italian food with a gourmet twist

Thank Shelley T
Reviewed 19 May 2018

We have been to Mt. Dora many times & seemed to have missed this restaurant...don't know how. The owner/chef Gianni greeted us and sat us. He recommended a couple of specials one was homemade pasta(I believe all his pasta dishes are made with homemade pasta)...More

Thank btmosley
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Highly recommend you have a meal at Gianni's Italian Restaurant in Mount Dora. We each enjoyed a fresh salad with a red Italian wine suggested by our server. Main dish was the lightest, creamiest Eggplant Rollatini we've ever had along with homemade pasta served the...More

Thank apf9930
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We found this place randomly. Needless to say we will Be back. Food was great as was sitting outside with the breeze. Chicken Marsala was very good. Chef came to check on us too.

1  Thank Firedupcharters
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Love the veal dishes and my husband loves the pasta with clam sauce. Wish they had lasagna or chicken Parmesan but all the other pasta dishes are great and the chef always comes out to talk to the patrons to see if they enjoyed it.

Thank sluth
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Our experience at Cafe Gianni is always wonderful! The signature pasta dish is my favorite. Not a fan of the Ossobuco in the sauce they make, however, still a huge thumbs up for on all other levels. JJ is my favorite server. It's truly service...More

Thank Katt0914
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We sat outside for lunch as the day was still cool and the atmosphere was good. The service was great and the food was delicious.

Thank Jortiz1978
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

As Being Italian, first descendent, I am never satisfied with the red sauce (sugo) because it is most of the time bitter or too sweet. The chef is from the Abuzzo region of Italy where my father was born and he knows how to make...More

Thank SoilmatesGardenArt
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Very nice menu, dining outside or inside, server Rick was helpful and friendly. Food was excellent. We've traveled to Italy a number of times....this is very close to the recipes you'll find in Italy. We'll go back

Thank Dave M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
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: 425 N Alexander St, Mount Dora, FL 32757-5568
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Mount Dora
  • Phone Number: +1 352-735-3327
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