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103 Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 434 6893
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (42 reviews)
“chopped liver” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 20:30 Hours
Italian, Cafe, European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
103 Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Giovanni's is a real find in Green Point. They have a fantastic selection of breads, deli fare, wines. Even flowers!

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you are looking for great value and a awesome atmosphere you must stop by Giovanni's. One my way to the Golf Course I picked up a great Sandwich which I finished in no time - it was so good !

Thank pgainside
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here after one moth without eating a croissant and drinking a good cappuccino. It was sublime, very tasty and faithful to Italian tradition. Waiters are very friendly and careful. I loved this sweet Italian corner!

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 28 May 2018

The place has been there as long as I can remember. Everything is good there. The shop, the deli, and the coffee. there is a nice atmosphere and my favourite is having a cappuchino and croissant

Thank jmyerson2013
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Good for take away or a casual meal on the veranda. Choose your own food or your own sandwich mix and they will bring it to your table. I ordered chopped liver on a twisted roll and my friend ordered chopped herring on a bagel...More

Thank mervyn l
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

So much to choose from to either eat there or purchase goods to take home. Seating available outside or inside.

Thank Lauren_LW
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I don’t need to write a long, lengthy review about how amazing Giovanni’s is, the food and the coffee speaks for itself! I’ve never ever been unsatisfied after having lunch here. Absolutely everything is outstanding! And the cherry on top, they serve almond milk!

Thank JankeduToit96
Reviewed 26 April 2018

A wide range of products with reasonable value and easy access. Fresh products are abundant and have good provenance.

Thank gesse v
Reviewed 2 April 2018

You haven't seen Cape Town until you have been to Giovanni`s! This is the heart of the city and this is where it's all happening. It`s like Katz Deli in NYC. A must see!

Thank BalintRichter
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We had some lovely food at this rather good Italian café. There was a warm welcome on our arrival and after dining here we found the food to be of a good quality. The food at this restaurant was well seasoned and you really got...More

Thank 811michael
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 434 6893
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