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Pino's Trattoria

29 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 2808
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“garlic bread” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately the only GF option on the menu is pizza, and the pizza was terrible! There was no love in the making of this pizza, with not enough toppings (extra toppings we'd paid for also missing), not enough cheese and also spread really unevenly over...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here. Again it was recommended by a local. Pizzas R YUM, the pasts is first class and great value

Thank ge0ffis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A rather large restaurant that we have visited a few times, this is not a quiet romantic place, it's busy and noisey but not so noisey that you can't hold a conversation. The menu is pizza and pasta but there are other options such as...More

Thank Glentc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here with a group of four, the food was very nice traditional Italian. The place and quality has been kept going by family since it was opened in the 1930's I think, that in itself speaks volumes..

Thank T C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best Pizza in Town. Try the signature / Special pizzas. Fungi, garlic etc. all freshly made in front of you. Only serves Pizzas out of hours. Regular menu is back at 5 pm daily. Enjoy!!!!

Thank TalalEA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner Thursday night with a family of 5 after seeing the penguins and the service was good and the Pizza was yummy!

Thank Jars78au
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had tea tonight at Pinos, we are inlove with this place. The staff are welcoming, warm and happy and the prices are fair. We had between us garlic bread, arancini, tropical pizza,spagetti pescatore and for desertcannoli, tiramisu and meringue. The freshness,flavour and quality of...More

Thank Phil E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There's an extensive list of different pizzas which gave me a hard choice. Luckily there's one named The Lot which literally has most things on it and it was awesome! Had the lasagne and it was really good as well. Oh oh.. and not to...More

Thank Stanley T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered pick up after the penguins and ready as we walked in. Kids loved the pizza. Went on a week day and not busy.

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food at a reasonable price. Even though the restaurant was quite busy and although we were seated on a table tucked in a corner, the service was still attentive. Would happily go here again.

Thank Kate N
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4 May 2015|
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Response from Pauline F | Reviewed this property |
we would rock in at 1am in the morning. it was our go to place right off the airplane.... they open early around 9ish and go through to the wee small hours... beers is cold but they don't have lasagne but their beetroot and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 2808
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Established in 1991 family run restaurant with the love of good food and service, with big open spaces, different levels for enjoying Traditional Italian Cuisine. Great for small large family groups.
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