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Giardina's Restaurant

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314 Howard St, Greenwood, MS 38930-4336 (Church Street)
+1 662-455-4227
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Charlotte, NC
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197 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were staying at the Alluvian over Thanksgiving, and had no other option for dinner than to eat at Giardina's. We were surprised that they did not bother to offer turkey as an entree for Thanksgiving. We were disappointed. Fish was ok, but pasta was good, so, I guess, go here when you want Italian. They have the typical (for... More 

Thank PoisonPrincess
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41 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting speak easy type accommodation in booths. A little strange but quirky. Food was good and well served by friendly staff.

Thank NyonAdvisor10
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got invited on a business dinner here and had a great meeting on a private table behind a curtain. The building has a great history behind it. I ordered the lamb of the menu and it was great. Would be a great spot for romantic dinner

Thank Mustafa E
Vancouver, Canada
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67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanted a nice meal while in Greenwood, we were pretty stoked on this place as it has great reviews online. Hostesses were snotty and wouldn't acknowledge us for some time, despite one of our party being on crutches (and in pain) and us having a reservation (it was a Tuesday, not busy). We didn't just leave right then and there... More 

Thank Jess H
Memphis, TN
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Each year we come to the city for our college homecoming and celebrate our friends birthday at Giardinas . The private room setting is the best. The staff is wonderful, the Cajun shrimp and grits I'm still talking about, and the ambiance offers true Delta hospitality with upscale dining. We love dining here and can't wait to see you next... More 

Thank SpeakUp
Hartford, Connecticut
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74 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

My colleague and I went here on our last day of the visit to Greenwood area and were most impressed by the food and drink selections. Yes, everything was pricey, but, for the most part, worth it. Especially, when it was paid out our expense account. My colleague is a vegetarian and the staff did everything possible to meet his... More 

Thank stanberg
Saint Simons Island
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Giardina's is located in the Alluvian Hotel in downtown Greenwood. I've generally eaten in the bar and have enjoyed the food and the atmosphere. My most recent trip found my wife and I there for drinks on a couple of occasions and for a light bite one afternoon. We enjoyed the onion rings, fried avocados, catfish cakes and oysters with... More 

Thank Harold K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

was visiting the hotel and the restaurant next door is five stars. barman was exceptional, chef and food wonderful. the place to be in greenwood

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

First experience here was great ( 5 years ago). This time they were too busy to be attentive (reservation was made a month prior to visit). The food was fine but the service severely lacking. No apologies given in spite of no water refills, bread provided after meal completed, had to request dessert menus for known birthday celebration, no coffee... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Thanks Queen for being the BEST waitress in MS! I ordered the scallops this time and they were excellent! The Ribeye is still my favorite and I'm so thankful that my husband orders it every time and is willing to share!

Thank Julie D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $60
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Parking Available, Television
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 Howard St, Greenwood, MS 38930-4336
    (Church Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Greenwood
  • Phone Number: +1 662-455-4227
Giardina's, one of the Mississippi Delta's most historic restaurants, was founded in 1936 by Joseph Giardina, in Greenwood, Mississippi. A unique blend of sophistication and warmth, Giardina's is the perfect setting for any event.

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