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Giovanni's & Luca's

Wilder Road | Searock Apartments, Ilfracombe EX34 9AR, England
+44 1271 879394
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (86 reviews)
“veal” (23 reviews)
“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Wilder Road | Searock Apartments, Ilfracombe EX34 9AR, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. As a party of 8, children and adults all report food and service was spot on 😊. Pasta dish was a little on the small side but prices are very reasonable so would allow a bigger eater to add on...More

Thank Mommyla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to go for an Italian meal whether for 2 or for a family ... staff friendly and very helpful

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Been a few times but not for a while, always a bit hit and miss, due to them packing in so many. But I love Italian food and on this particular visit was definitely a hit. The food was lovely, as was the staff, all...More

Thank Devonbird1
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This is a simply superb Italian restaurant! Excellent friendly staff, great atmosphere and great food. The restaurant was packed, with several large parties when we visited. However, service wasn't compromised and food arrived promptly. It was excellent, but, be prepared for large portions! Nice touches,...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We visited Giovanni & Luca's twice during our short break in Ilfracombe, the first time we tried it was fully booked however it did not deter us and we had 2 lovely meals there. The staff are all so lovely and welcoming, even when it...More

Thank jillcornell
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We were looking for an evening meal in Ilfracombe, and although we spent an hour looking around the harbour and high street couldn't find the obvious place for us. We went out later to either choose a bistro by the church or a place by...More

Thank david a
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

If you are thinking of eating here make sure you book. They will give you a time they expect to have table available if you haven't . It a busy family restaurant which serves great food at a reasonable price and the house red is...More

Thank Roger A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We have used this restaurant several times and it is always popular and busy so be sure to book. The ambience and experience is tyrpical of a warm inviting Italian familly run restaurant and so service and food combine to make a superb evening experience....More

1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Booked this last minute and they happily accommodated 6 of us. Very friendly staff and quick service. Generous portions (perhaps a little too generous!) Good quality good but a bit pricey.

Thank susiemj
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We had a table by the window with a nice view of the harbour. The food was very good and my husband really enjoyed his spaghetti marinara. The service was really good and the staff were friendly and helpful. Our waitress, Maria, was lovely.

1  Thank Florence188494
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Do you need to book in advance?
31 March 2017|
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Response from AndyB-SamT | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to, but it is advisable. We were very lucky and got the last table. It is a popular place and rightly so!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilder Road | Searock Apartments, Ilfracombe EX34 9AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 879394
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