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Giovanni's Restaurant

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1915 Aloma Ave, Winter Park, FL 32792-3212
+1 407-673-8800
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 10:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Winter Park, Florida
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was very good. We ordered the lunch stuffed pizza slice and salad combo. The price was reasonable. The salad was OK, dressing very good. The stuffed pizza slice was OK but the bread they brought on the side was better than the pizza.

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1 Thank Robin S
Central Florida, Florida
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188 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

I gave them an extra point for friendly service. We ordered a large takeout Margherita pizza. They forgot the basil which the young lady noticed and went to get us some. For a very large pizza, she put on maybe a tablespoon of chopped basil. There were a few daubs of mozzarella and the tomato sauce was a little too... More 

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Thank iwanderafar
Denver, Colorado
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We ordered a pizza it was hot , fresh and good and fash .The service was good and friendly. Every meal I have had there had been good.

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1 Thank dreynolds60
Winter Park, Florida
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Giovanni's is the place to go when you want Italian close by with good service and good food. Don't bother with the complimentary garlic bread, instead, splurge for the garlic knots. The pizza is good or try the chicken parmigiana. My husband loves the house dressing. Save room for a cannoli!

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1 Thank Lori T
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Glad I finally stopped into this restaurant I had passed numerous times previously. We were there for a later lunch than usual so it wasn't very busy. We had Fried Calamari for starters. Cooked perfectly, perhaps because it was almost all similar in size, rather large compared to my experiences with a 'seafood' chain, so no rubbery pieces. I prefer... More 

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Thank Z365MZnancyr
Geneva, fl
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78 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

This was my 5th visit to this location. Every time the meals were prepared properly, service was good, and left happy. Not like some of the other Giovani locations. The manager here appears to care about customer satisfaction. Love the salad dressing and hot garlic breadsticks

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Thank Patrick T
Winter Park, Florida
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99 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Giovanni's is a small local Italian restaurant with a very friendly staff. Decor is dated. Floors are tile with lots of grease on them. Ordered a sangria- just Gallo wine with sugar and an orange slice. Pasta was penne with canned tomato sauce and two spongy flavorless meatballs. Salad was romaine, two old cucumber slices, two grape tomatoes and gelatinous... More 

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Thank matissegirl
Orlando, Florida
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

I'm not sure where the other reviewers that rave about this place went, but it cant be the same place. Showed up for a lunch on a Saturday, place didn't have very many tables around 2pm. Order 2 dishes w a friend to share. One of the dishes comes with a soup or salad. I select salad. Salad was frozen,... More 

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Thank Yeshua415
Orlando
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

We have been to both of these (one in Oviedo) and go about once a month. Chicken Parm is a favorite of mine but I ask for the sauce a little on the spicy side since it is otherwise a little bland for my taste. Baked Ziti is another favorite and excellent.

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Thank OrlandoCyclist
Oviedo, Florida
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Alex , the owner supports the local area with local ads for high schools and such so we support him. We have not been in a while ,but we picked up where we left off and got caught up on family and business! They put in new booth seats , very comfortable! Freshened the place up! It looks great! But... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 10:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1915 Aloma Ave, Winter Park, FL 32792-3212
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Winter Park
  • Phone Number: +1 407-673-8800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?