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Gio's Ristorante


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner

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$40 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Italian, Pizza
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today

Arrived at 18.40 and the place was heaving but they just managed to squeeze us in. Really friendly staff and the place was buzzing. Then realised that we were at the pre theatre time and a special menu was in force! Wanted the a la...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Alan P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

13 of us went for a magic reunion and the food, service and friendliness of the staff was outstanding. The meals were superb from the starters to the mains.....nothing was too much even though the restaurant was really busy. Many thanks for making the night...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank David D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I journeyed to the Spinningfields area, looking for dinner with healthy options. Although I love pub food as much as anyone else, we wanted something a bit lighter. Most of the restaurants were packed at 6 pm, including Gios. We waited 10...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank djam455
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good service and Good Food, what more can anyone ask. We where going to the theatre on a slightly tight timescale, this was easily met by a great team at Gios.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Rte0008
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was such a lovely place to have lunch! The staff were so welcoming and friendly, and made us feel very well-looked after. The menu was varied and very reasonably priced for the high quality food and service. Both courses were absolutely delicious! The leek...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Lilia939
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pre booked table prior to visiting the Opera house for the Mowtown story. A very busy restaurant close to St. Peter’s square. Went with the pre theatre menu, excellent choices available. Very impressed with the staff who were attentive and polite. Good choice of wines...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank memps5
Reviewed 6 days ago

We accidentally booked 2 tables online - a miscommunication - and tried to cancel one. No luck, noone was answering the phone. When we arrived we apologised for the mistake and were tutted at, then told off by the boss man because he'd had to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Shirley B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been coming hear for many years because it is in a prime position, excellent quality food & represented good value for money in very upmarket décor & efficient waiter service. Last time we came the Pre Theatre two course meal was £14.95 each for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank simon m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with friends before going to Bridgewater Hall. They have an early bird special 2 courses £16.95=I had chicken wings=0nly 2 and then Rib-eye=£2 extra which was tough. My friends had other options but we all said not alot of taste and quite small portions....More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Howard0505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant as a last minute decision - on the recommendation of my work colleague - it was a Tuesday evening - the restaurant wasn't very busy so we had a choice of tables - the service was good - food excellent -...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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