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Gianni's Steakhouse

635 Lake St E, Wayzata, MN 55391-1711
+1 952-404-1100
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“hash browns” (26 reviews)
“filet” (20 reviews)
“potatoes” (24 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
635 Lake St E, Wayzata, MN 55391-1711
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We ate at Gianni's for the first time for an anniversary and LOVED it! This will be our new favorite place to go celebrate now. The food was phenomenal and the service was outstanding. Our server was so knowledgeable and gave great recommendations. He also...More

Thank Marla E
Reviewed 20 July 2017

It was my second time at this restaurant and my evaluation is even better due to the fact that we went there with a large group and even though the meal was served quickly and it was delicious. Amazing meat! Side dishes were also perfect,...More

Thank MauricioS346
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We had a wonderful meal on July 11th 2017. We had a party of 5 and we were seated within a few minutes of arriving, and our server was friendly and knowledgeable. We started with the Seafood Tower and it was better than described. (More...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Loved sitting at the bar for happy hour and being served by a friendly and very good bartender, Derrick. The cocktail list is very interesting and not what you would find in most bars. We had the steak skewers and the beef was so tender...More

Thank tippicanoe
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Giannis has a great atmosphere inside and is nice to sit outside during the warm summer month. The wait staff is very attentive, especially John. He has been there for many years! From the bar menu to the regular dinner menu, the food is excellent....More

Thank Susanbear3
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I make a point of enjoying the sidewalk cafe atmosphere of Gianni's every year when I come through Minneapolis. The venue has an abundance of charm on a warm evening and the libation service has been excellent as has been my favorite Porterhouse steak That...More

2  Thank CamanoCarl
Reviewed 4 June 2017

OUR DINNER HERE WAS OUTSTANDING - the Rack of LAMB was delicious. The hash brown potatoes are sooo good. Portions are generous. Our waiter was fabulous - he made our graduation celebration extra enjoyable. LARRY WAS OUR WAITER.

Thank Pat S
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Like many places, I think the experience rests mostly on the server you are assigned. Our server was average - but not what you expect in an upscale place. The attention to detail was missing. If the restaurant reaches out to me, I will give...More

Thank MarvinCarter
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Over the years this is always very special--filet, spun salad and potatoes papallete were perfectly prepared. Our server, Tessa, was very attentive. Very nice outdoor area too.

Thank Ander50
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Been here couple times in last month and waiter experience truly influenced the dinner. One Minnesota friendly, the other aloof and absent. Steaks were good but out of Veal and Lamb was tough and overcooked.

Thank Jim M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 635 Lake St E, Wayzata, MN 55391-1711
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Wayzata
  • Phone Number: +1 952-404-1100
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