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Giovanni's Ristorante

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158 Broad St, Windsor, CT 06095-2944
+1 860-683-0203
10:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Windsor, Connecticut
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered online this time. Food arrived fairly quickly and it was exactly what I ordered. Pork chip dinner had 3 pork chip cutlets and crisp onion rings as well as small salad. And I love their "everything" pizza

Thank Sharon d
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238 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Nice local pizza shop in the heart of Windsor. The sausage pizza was delicious with an excellent crust.

Thank DancersDaddy
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Clearly the person answering the phone and taking orders needs to ensure the order is correct. Disappointed I didn't get the correct order! I ordered eggplant parmigiana and got chicken parmigiana! Not the driver's fault. The food arrived hot and salad was correct but there is a big difference to a vegetarian unless the chicken was a "mock" chicken. The... More 

Thank cd2010tn
Stuart, Florida
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317 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Nice bar to belly up to. The Greek salad was very good. The draft beer selection was okay. The prices are good. Very clean bar and restroom. Found a pool table in the back. Sweet. Friendly and attentive barkeep.

Thank Steve P
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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386 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Very local, nothing fancy, but if up for mingling with people it's a good time. Couple of TVs, juke box, booth seating or local bar. I tried the Chicken Marsala with no expectations.....it came with a side salad that was great quality, served fresh and cold.....and the Chicken Marsala was good! Pasta was cooked just right, chicken and mushrooms fresh.... More 

Thank OSProfiler
Bloomfield CT. USA
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270 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2016

They seem to do a lot more take out than sit down. We were the only people eating there at 6:00 P.M. on a Tuesday night. My wife enjoyed a Greek salad with grilled chicken. I took a chance on shrimp scampi. It was served with a pedestrian garden salad and pretty good garlic bread. The linguini was cooked properly,... More 

Thank goldrush28
Hallandale Beach, Florida
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187 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We have as a group met here in the past. I really enjoy their pizza. We kinda overcrowded the place but they made us feel at home.

Thank Rit4CR
Windsor, Connecticut
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This place used to be good a decade ago but unfortunately the food here is not that good. Very average food and there is a bar portion of the restaurant where most of the local drunks can be seen hanging out in front smoking cigarettes. Inside the noise from the bar area reaches into the dining area and if you... More 

Thank sjjwind
East Hartford, Connecticut
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445 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We had a gift certificate we had won at an auction, so we went here despite it being a bit out of the way for us. The pizza was good - nothing really special. The BBQ pizza was certainly not the best I've had. The service was friendly and prompt. If we were local to Giovanni's, we would probably go... More 

Thank KDAA
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We love the meatball grinders and generally get them as take-out. The restaurant seating is comfortable but rather dark and not very crowded. The food is reasonably priced and well prepared.

Thank PuppyGirls

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Broad St, Windsor, CT 06095-2944
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 860-683-0203

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?