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Giovanni's Pizza and Pastas

South Lamar & Barton Skyway, Austin, TX 78704 (South Austin)
512.656.7033
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Ranked #1,278 of 3,133 Restaurants in Austin
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta
Neighborhood: South Austin
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Takeout
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English first
Georgetown, Texas
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64 reviews 64 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Don't judge a book by it's cover, this place is amazing! Not what you would expect from a gas station. I went for the lunch special, it came with a nice ceasar salad(homemade dressing), and a large piece of pizza. Plenty of food. I thought it was so good I went back for dinner the next night and got the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

I read the excellent reviews on Yelp and made every effort to find this Pizza stand. It was well worth the drive. Location: Inside the Valero Gas Station (2900 B S Lamar Blvd). Yes, he got a small corner there to run his pizza stand. Cost: Very reasonable. A huge slice costs $3.50 (including 2 toppings). I ordered 3 different... More

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Austin, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2010

I am extremely picky about pizza (I don't even like HomeSlice anymore, which means I will probably get excommunicated from Texas), but this is very, very good. Giovanni (yes, it's a real guy) is incredibly friendly and gracious, and he makes restaurant-quality food in a space that's literally smaller than my bedroom closet. I have no idea how he manages,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2008

Great wood fired pizza at this take out stand. He makes some excellent soups and pastas too, with good quality ingredients. The family touch, with good prices. Try it by the slice.

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Additional Information about Giovanni's Pizza and Pastas

Address: South Lamar & Barton Skyway, Austin, TX 78704
Phone Number: 512.656.7033
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > South Austin
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta

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