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Gigi's Southern Table

2080 Cato Avenue, Corner of West College, State College, PA 16801-2764
+1 814-861-3463
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2080 Cato Avenue, Corner of West College, State College, PA 16801-2764
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is delicious. Creole/Cajun inspired. Many different options. Presentation was great. Dessert options could use some more variety. Besides that, very pleased.

Thank A L
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you like good food that is not from a chain, this place is one of the best restaurants to go to in State College.

Thank AmericanTouristBen
Reviewed 1 week ago

We truly enjoyed our Brunch at Gigi's to celebrate Graduation! The food was excellent and our server was wonderful!

Thank J C
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you choosing Gigi's to celebrate your special occasion. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience and hope that if you are in the area again you will visit with us again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We made reservations. The restaurant was not busy. It took 15 minutes for a server to come to our table. She told us she didn't know we were her table. We ordered everything: drinks, apps, and dinner (we were ready, having been there for so...More

Thank Lori B
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Lori, I am sorry to hear about the confusion you experienced during your recent visit with us. Thank you for sharing your feedback so that we can resolve these problems and make sure they do not continue. This is not the type of service that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had lunch at Gigi's. They had a nice menu and decent prices. I got the chicken slider and a house salad. The slider was good and I liked the salad, but I like strong vinegar dressings. Don't get the peach dressing if you don't...More

Thank PAski88
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

We are very glad to hear that you had a nice lunch with us recently. The pick two special is a great way to enjoy a mixture of menu items and boy is that chicken cheese steak tasty! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sometimes I can be a tough customer because I worked for years as a trainer and coach for customer service in the hospitality industry. We've eaten here several times over the last few years, and the service and meals have usually been pretty good -...More

1  Thank richroland
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. It is through honest criticism that we can best make improvements. I am very sorry to hear about the long wait you experienced for your food and drinks and how you didn't feel...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have dined here a few times now, once for lunch and twice for dinner. We have enjoyed the atmosphere, the food and the service each time. We look forward to the variety of fresh food that features a flair on southern cooking. The restaurant...More

Thank Shannon K
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this warm review! We are so pleased that you have had such enjoyable visits with us and that you find the atmosphere here pleasurable. If you are ever in the mood for some excellent seafood please make...More

Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Over priced everything for mediocre food and service. Only reason I'm writing a review is because they posted signs everywhere asking for ratings.More

1  Thank Josh R
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Hi Josh, Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. I would love to hear more about your experience in order to help improve guest experiences. Please email me at valerie@gigisdining.com with a few details regarding your visit. We do hope that you will give...More

Reviewed July 13, 2017

Our family of 4 had dinner there on a July Thursday evening, based on all the good reviews on TA. We were not disappointed. We ordered calamari, smoked meats with corn on the cob, crab cakes, fried oysters, and side orders of sauteed vegetables. All...More

Thank LaiToronto
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us! We are so pleased that we were able to be a positive part of your visit here in State College. You certainly picked a great night to come visit, as on...More

Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

My husband took me here for a birthday dinner and it was so good. The inside is decorated to have a upscale yet comfortable feel. The food was amazing and not over priced. I would recommend the French onion soup. Great if you want to...More

Thank M K
Management response:Responded July 12, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us. We are happy to have been a pleasant part of your birthday and very glad that you enjoyed the atmosphere here. The French Onion soup sure is a customer favorite and we...More

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Questions & Answers
March 4, 2017|
Response from Kristen B | Property representative |
Hello, Our limited menu only runs during event weekends. It is a shortened version of our dinner menu. Our dinner menu is only offered after 4pm. The lunch menu is available weekdays 11:30-4. On Saturday's we have a brunch... More
March 22, 2016|
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Response from GigisSouthernTable | Property representative |
Yes, we do take reservations for every business day we are open. We encourage calling in to make reservations so that we can accommodate your party and any special needs you may require. We are also on Opentable if you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2080 Cato Avenue, Corner of West College, State College, PA 16801-2764
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-861-3463
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Our philosophy is simple, the highest quality local and carefully sourced foods paired with an unprecedented dining experience. With a rich and extensive wine list, seasonal martini menu and 14 rotating drafts, Gigi's Southern Table is a favorite among wine aficionados, craft cocktails and beer lovers. Our staff is selected from the best in the industry and completely committed to providing you the highest level of service. Reserve our VIP seating area for a comfortable night of small plates and cocktails with friends or just simply come experience what is being called the "hidden jewel of dining experiences in State College".
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