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Villa San Giovanni Restaurant

Wonderboom Airport | Main Terminal, Pretoria, South Africa
+27 12 543 0501
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (7 reviews)
“lamb shank” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Wonderboom Airport | Main Terminal, Pretoria, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We visited one Saturday evening after a rather busy day. Drinks and food were priced in the midrange and the service was fast (including the food and drinks). The food still tastes great (a couple of days later). Although we visited after sunset, this is...More

Thank Pieter B
Tonnie692015, Owner at Villa San Giovanni, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We booked for the fine dining restaurant and we were pleasantly surprised by the ambience, the service and the food. We were expecting a typical pizzeria but this was far better. I would highly recommend the Osso Bucco.

Thank fsx276e
Tonnie692015, Owner at Villa San Giovanni, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Thank you !

Reviewed 5 January 2017

What a great place to go for a few hours. The restaurant is right next to the parkway with only a glass wall separating one from the parkway. The service is great and the food just as good. we had a lamb shank and an...More

Thank hendrix2015
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Off the beaten track is most likely how one would describe this establishment at the Wonderboom Airport. It is in operation for decades and offers well prepared food in a wonderfully decorated restaurant with a cosy and relaxed feel to it. They have a comprehensive...More

Thank Helena5731969
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Flying with SA Airlink's very convenient Cape Town to Wonderboom (Pretoria), spending three days in Pretoria, it made perfect sense to stay over at Villa San Giovanni. Being an aircraft fanatic helped! The very spavious, modern, cleanand sterile room perched on the second floor overlooking...More

Thank leonsteyn70
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I ordered a light lunch prior to catching a flight. A simple order for calamari took about 40 mins. When the dish arrived it smelled of fish and after one bite I stopped eating as it tasted bad and the textures were mushy. Service was...More

Thank Bella L
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We often have dinner on Friday evenings here with our kids. The food is really good with a very large variety. Kids can make their own pizzas in the kiddies kitchen. The play area is very large and gives the adults some time to talk...More

Thank Riekie S
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Food was great with a good variety to choose from . Kids eat for free! Will definitely stop here again for a weekend breakfast buffet!

Thank Rika B
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Villa San Giovanni offers authentic Italian dishes. Atmosphere is perfect and the pasta and pizza is simply fantastic. Highly recommend it.

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Very good food, friendly prompt service and great ambiance! Worth the visit. The Lamb and pizzas are a must. Desert lovers heaven with home made ice cream a must.

Thank Neil O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wonderboom Airport | Main Terminal, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 543 0501
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