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Giovanni's Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

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$$ - $$$
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4250 Alafaya Trl, Ste 132, Oviedo, FL 32765-9412
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Winter Springs, Florida, United States
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Once again the staff, food and overall enjoyment makes us return again and again. We have never had a bad meal and always enjoy our visits.

Thank JoAnne M
Chuluota, United States
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've had their homemade white pizza several times and its fabulous. Made with 3 different white cheeses and garlic, its not boring, It's delicious. Sometimes I buy a few slices just to bring It home for later. I like that they always seem to have it ready to buy,by the slice.

Thank Laurel L
Winter Springs, Florida
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Giovanni's used to be very good, and we ordered there exclusively, either eat-in or take out. That was years ago. Over the past five years, their pizza's seem to move so fast through the kitchen that they just don't have the baking time necessary, and they've gotten skimpy on the amount of sauce they use. My son, a long-time Giovanni... More 

Thank Ed O
Oviedo, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This has been my kid's favorite place for pizza since they were young. They love the garlic bread. The pizza has great flavor and we are never disappointed. On weekends, they can cook the pizza a little less than we like. So, we sometimes order it "well done", which they understand. The pizza is thin like New York style but... More 

Thank JTG9297
Chuluota, Florida
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81 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lasagne served in a dish swimming in sauce, literally swimming, and a whole tablespoon of ground beef in the dish. The warm salad featured shitake mushrooms but indeed had portabellas instead. The outer rim of the salad had bits of spring green lettuces, but it is served on a bed of head lettuce. The hot tea cup is approx. 4... More 

Thank Traveler292929
Charleston, South Carolina
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62 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travel weekly with my job. Heard about the great food at Giovanni's. Don't be put off NT strip store location. Fabulous food. Full bar and wine reasonable prices. Had veal piccata and spaghetti with meat sauce. Wonderful. Took a good portion home. Would definitely go back! Nan M.

Thank Nan M
Oviedo, Florida
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go here often. Their stuffed pizza is great. We get the whole pizza for 2 and take most of it home. Delicious. Left overs for couple days. Appetizers are also nice. Chicken tenders are large portions and mozzarella sticks great too. We live only 2 blocks away and come here often. Always great food and nice atmosphere. Great staff too.

Thank Clownswife
Orlando, Florida
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Offering some of the best authentic Italian food in the area, it is my pleasure to recommend Giovanni's. I'm a pizza lover, and Giovanni's does not disappoint. I highly recommend the Blanca, the freshness of the garlic really makes this one outstanding. The Margherita is also one of my favorites. Our family favorite dish is eggplant, and if you like... More 

Thank Chris C
Arab, Alabama, United States
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84 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped by for an early dinner. It was a light crowd. Our server was Tina. She very friendly and helpful when we asked some questions. We have the stuffed shells. Very good. My wife compared them to her own. I had cappellini with meatballs. Meatballs were good. Red sauce was as expected. Very good. It was a huge plate.... More 

Thank Tommy G
Deer Isle, Maine
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on Sunday night while visiting our son at UCF. Great choice with good pastas and large portions. We shared a couple entrees and had leftovers. Service was also good. Ask about the specials and the complimentary bread is also very good.

Thank andydeerisle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $15
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4250 Alafaya Trl, Ste 132, Oviedo, FL 32765-9412
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Oviedo
  • Phone Number: 407-359-5900

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