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Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
+27 21 850 0616
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My family was visiting from Arizona. We found Giovanni's in a strip mall. We were very happy we chose to eat here. The service is top notch. The food is amazing. The owner was there greeting all the customers like there family. The wine list...More

Thank JennyOkeefe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is situated in the Waterstone Mall in Somerset West and easy to get to. We found parking easy and vehicles quite safe. We were three for lunch on a Sunday. The restaurant was full and it was wise that we booked ahead. We...More

Thank Paul189852
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you love pizza and pasta this is definitely the place to go to... I've been at the restaurant 4 times and it will definitely not be my last time... Great staff.

Thank brendan s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good price, delicious Italian tastes, I love all Good place to have lunch and taste a coffee Take a plate and taste schnitzel with vegetables. (Broccoli,Sweet potato... )

Thank Koray K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing that grabs you about Giovanni's is the friendly staff at the door. The ambiance of the place just makes the wine go down with absolute ease. Highlight of our dining experience was the quality of the generous food portions. Thank you for...More

Thank Madoda P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we walked in (we were welcomed at the door by very friendly and polite staff) to when we left after our meal, we were tread so very well. What an incredible experience, the ambiance, food, service and staff was top class. A...More

Thank lesleyw505
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was full and the atmosphere was great. The food was simply divine! Loved my seafood risotto - the Di Mare. The portion was big so ended up taking a doggie bag. Couldn't resist tasting my friends spinach ricotta cannelloni and thin base pizza....More

Thank EJM2005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During our recent visit, we had (as usual) a great time. The pasta we had, was top notch!!!!! The pizza was so different from the franchise stuff And the staff was great. We will continue to stop over at Giovanni's when in the area If...More

Thank all4you2be
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a great meal here together. This is quite a popular restaurant especially on Fridays so booking is advised.

Thank Lourens B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good food, good service. I'd happily go there again. There were 9 of us and we were well looked after, all our food arrived together, the drinks were topped up and the bride-to-be got a special dessert.

Thank Sally1368
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Ronan D
Do you serve gluten freep pizza?
7 June 2016|
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Response from Pistolpano | Property representative |
Hi Ronan! Giovannis serves a gluten free pizza base and a "pasta of the day", either spaghetti, penne or linguine with your choice of sauce. We hope to host you! Warm regards, Peter
how far is Somerset West from Capetown central?
3 January 2015|
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Response from Lauren J | Reviewed this property |
Approximately 45 km
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner R44 & Main Road | Waterstone Village, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 850 0616
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