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Giovanni's Pizza

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1504 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-5106
+1 412-391-4955
10:00 - 01:00
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Sat 13:00 - 01:00
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Toledo, United States
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

We were tired of walking around looking for someplace to eat, so we called Giovanni's and found they delivered! Pizza was good, not great. The sauce was a little bland, but other than that, crust was great and abundant toppings!

Thank Richard S
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

Ali (Manager? & Owner?) hung up on me twice. Hung up on for third time by woman (unidentified). Never going there again!

Thank Evan W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Ate dinner here after a Pirates game. Pizza was very good with lots of toppings. Not a lot of tables but it seemed like they were delivering a fair amount.

1 Thank dnrdavies
Burlingame, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

Went for a quick dinner and was pleasantly surprised at the quantity and quality of what was served. I ordered the dinner combo and that included entre with garlic bread and a dinner salad. I had enough for another meal the next day. The only thing is they were a bit under staffed and worked the people too hard. The... More 

Thank richpvihbass
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

The gluten free baked zita was to die for. Great gf menu. You can order aND pay online.very friendly. will order agsin for sure.

Thank R S
Saint Clairsville, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

My husband and I visited before the Garth Brooks concert. They weren't busy at all which was concerning but we were in a rush. It's not the cleanest place you've ever seen but the food was delicious!

Thank cp214408
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2014

Trip advisor has the wrong info they got the menu and and picture of Giovani's pizza and pasta which is downtown on 6 mixed with the original Giovanni's on 5th ave menu and address

Thank pmfd
South Bend IN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2014

Was staying at the Wyndham, & needed to have lunch. Had seen a review of another restaurant on TA, and walked down to try it. Just didn't like the looks of it, and noticed the sign for Giovanni's & that they had pizza by the slice. I ordered 2 cheese slices and a bottle of lemonade, cost me $5. The... More 

Thank bigfoot215
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2014 via mobile

I travel to pittsburgh about 20 times a year and every time we pass this place we can't help but to stop. We get pizza by the slice. It usually only takes a minute or two. The bad part is the seating. Basically there isn't any. There's about 5 tables in there but it's always packed, probably because the pizza... More 

Thank Butch9101
Wapakoneta, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2014 via mobile

We ate here because it is walking distance from the Cambria / Consol Center on Centre Ave. The pizza was very good and was served to our table in about 12-15 minutes. My wife ordered the spaghetti. She enjoyed it, but I thought the sauce was watery and weak. The inside of the place was rundown looking, and the employees... More 

Thank scott10619

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1504 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-5106
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 412-391-4955
Italian family-owned and operated Giovanni's Pizza is located on 5th Ave in the uptown area of Pittsburgh only 3 blocks from the Consol Energy Center. The Original Giovanni's Pizza on 5th has been operating for over 30 years delivering the finest Pizza, Hoagies and Italian Specialties to the Uptown and Downtown Pittsburgh area using only the finest ingredients prepared Daily. We also have an extensive selection of Beer and specialty drinks to enjoy with your meal and a Six-Pack shop with your favorites to go. Please come and visit The Original Giovanni's Pizza on 5th Ave and try our authentic Italian specialties made by a true Italian Family.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?