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Laborie Estate, Paarl, South Africa
+27 21 807 3390
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“eisbein” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (4 reviews)
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Laborie Estate, Paarl, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A few weeks a group of us went for Sunday Lunch to Giovanni's. As per my previous experiences, it once again met my expectations - service wise ; quality of food and obviously the stunning setting.

Thank jolouw2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing afternoon, great food and service. Children also loved it. Thank you Stelios and team for an unforgettable experience.

Thank Fred N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a last minute decision to book here as we had heard that Giovanni's was now in Paarl. A very pleasant surprise it was too. From our welcome and friendly waiter service, and courteous friendly attention from the manager, and to delicious food -...More

Thank CherylT166
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Took my wife to Giovanni's for an evening meal and had a delightful eveving. Sitting outside on the terrace and watching the moon rise above the mountains to the east was a lovely. Then when the food came the quality was above average and the...More

Thank Bob i
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We had lunch here last week with friends. Paarl was like an oven but we sat under umbrellas/trees and enjoyed ourselves hugely. There is plenty of parking and the view across to the mountains is very pretty. The food was excellent and the wine list...More

Thank georgestof
Reviewed 19 February 2018

For true Italian food served well.Pizzas are crispy and fresh with a great toppings.pasta fantastic.Pity service is slow but the team do try.

1  Thank Sandy2350
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Service was impeccable and our party changed in size and we moved around but nothing was too much trouble for Blessing. All our food was amazing from starters to amazing calamari and wonderful home cooked pasta. Portions are very generous. Will return over and over.

Thank Nicky H
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We only found Giovanni's at the end of January, but boy we have been back! Their pizzas are excellent and the seafood risotto is to die for! BUT the star of the show is garlic snails on marrow bones! OMW! Delicious delicious delicous!!!!!!!

1  Thank Tamaravanzyl
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I just love the Giovanni's restaurants. Watersone Village Somerset west, Eikendal Estate on R44 and now at Laborie wine estate in Paarl. The first thing that strikes you is the location, a beautiful wine estate. You eat on the patio and look out over the...More

1  Thank Marion W
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Superb setting on the Laborie Estate, with a great terrace and views. Food was great, albeit perhaps too large, and we were well looked after by Stelios and his team. Good, reasonably priced, wine list. Certainly well recommended, deservedly popular, and we will visit there...More

1  Thank RB777
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laborie Estate, Paarl, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 807 3390
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