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Gianni's Pizza

725 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-1009
831-649-1500
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Ranked #49 of 257 Restaurants in Monterey
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $11 - $11
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 3:30 pm - 10:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
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  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Burlingame, California
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

it is hard to find a parking place here, the noise can be LOUD!, but when you get your pizza, you'll know why! I truly love this pizza better than any pizza I've ever eaten, and I've eaten a lot of pizza! there are long tables where families, kids parties can take place. in all the noise and activity, we... More

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Capistrano Beach, California
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We were looking for a low keyed place in Monterey for pizza and the hotel staff recommended Gianni's. The Pizza was great, we had half vegetarian and half Italian Sausage and black olives. The Italian sausage was in large chunks and was authentic and my wife love all of the veggies on her half. Finished the meal with home made... More

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Monterey, California
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Yes, this Pizza Parlor sells pizza, but you have to try their Italian sausage sandwich on a slightly heated roll with red sauce, saute'd onion and bell peppers! Gianni's also has a dee-licious meatball sandwich with the same red sauce, onion and bell peppers. Two people could share one sandwich. Quite a meal. Everyone I've shared this with agrees with... More

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Alba
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

very good pizza, nice location on Cannery Row. Large parking area and good service. Enjoyed gelato for dessert.

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solvang
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This restaurant was so busy but our order and food were handled timely. Had driven by here on our way to the Aquarium and made a mental note if Pizza was our goal after a day at the Aquarium. Arrived there about 7 PM and wow was it packed but it had a great atmosphere so we decided to try... More

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Fresno, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I have eaten here many times and each time it is just as good as the first!! The pizza here is simply awesome. This is a local spot, not a chain, and the taste and quality show it. You are looking at about $25 for a medium specialty but worth every penny! This last time we had the Gianni's Special... More

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new jersey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Yes, this is a large, noisy, busy place and it's no wonder why. The pizza was very good, service quite efficient. You order at the counter and your food is brought to you. Definitely worth a visit if you're looking for a quick evening meal.

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Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We visited in August, and I can't fault the food. It's simple eating, you order at the counter, take a number and choose a seat, but the food is very impressive, and cheap too.

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Monterey, California
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Totally non-chain. And, not big on the exotic modern-Calif. toppings. Good honest robust Italian-American pizza. Nice place to take a group. Lots of life for a night out. Great deserts.

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Hercules, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Somebody suggested pizza for lunch, and I'd seen this place in the local magazine as "the most awarded" pizza place. Plus the reviews sounded good. The negative is the first impression. The order taker obviously was there to take orders, and wasn't going to bother to smile or be friendly (mentioned in other reviews). But, THAT was the only bad... More

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Additional Information about Gianni's Pizza

Address: 725 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-1009
Phone Number: 831-649-1500
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Monterey
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 3:30 pm - 10:00 am
Tuesday 3:30 pm - 10:00 am
Wednesday 3:30 pm - 10:00 am
Thursday 3:30 pm - 10:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 11 - 11
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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