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Gios Italian Kitchen

10008 Ocean Hwy, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-7805
+1 843-237-8245
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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10008 Ocean Hwy, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-7805
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Reading the reviews I expected a wonderful delicious evening. We came with another couple who had made reservations. We ordered veal parmesan and veal marsala. The bread with olive oil dip was delicious. Then came salads, nothing special and the Italian dressing was ok. The...More

Thank AnnC576
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us went to dinner Sunday, July 8th. They were extremely busy with it being a holiday week so we made a reservation. We were seated promptly. Our service was great, I just wish I could remember her name so management could give her...More

Thank pdbrow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at Gios hoping not having a reservation would hinder our chance to eat. Well luckily we were able to be sat. The place is very quaint and romantic at the same time. Our server was delightful and explained the specials but we both...More

Thank Jason G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of 5 and from the moment we walked in we were treated like royalty. The drinks at the bar were served with skill and a smile. The restaurant staff were superb and the food was excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank adrianjohn52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined here with friends & everyone expressed delight with their meals. I am a huge chicken or veal parm fan, and my veal parm during this visit was outstanding. We have enjoyed pizza in prior visits as well. Definitely on our list for enjoyable Pawleys...More

Thank Mary Anne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was so totally surprised at how great this restaurant was. 8 friends had dinner there the other night and it was incredible. I had the lobster ravioli that was outstanding. Highly recommended!!

Thank Maureen Lyons F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My gentleman friend & I had dinner one evening for the first time. We were greeted immediately & seated within seconds. Our waitress was very friendly & very professional. We were told the special after we order a delicious appitizer. We ordered a bottle of...More

Thank Helen E
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We ordered a cheese pizza with meatballs for takeout. Should have checked out before leaving. Crust was paper thin, there was hardly any sauce and cheese. Only a few flecks of crumbled meatballs. We would have been better off with DiGiorno.

Thank glenn1_11
Reviewed 9 June 2018

The quality of the food was outstanding. Salads were fresh and crisp. We had a shrimp dish and a chicken dish, both in a cream sauce over fettuccine.. The sauce was very good, and not overly heavy like some alfredo type sauces. Only complaint. and...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

This has turned out to be a highly popular Italian eatery in Pawleys Island and for good reason. The food is excellent and the atmosphere relaxed and festive. Having made reservations we were seated promptly, and the restaurant was packed. You could tell by the...More

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I’d say “take a Dudley”!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 36
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10008 Ocean Hwy, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-7805
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Pawleys Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-237-8245
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Gio's Italian Kitchen is family-owned and operated. We offer traditional Italian cuisine and pasta, New York-style pizza, calzone, and stromboli, and refreshing salads. Have a seat in the beautiful dining room or join other patrons at the bar for our Happy Hour specials Monday thru Friday 4:30-7:00 pm. We aim to please each and every guest, and will make sure you leave happy.
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