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Giovanni's & Luca's

Wilder Road | Searock Apartments, Ilfracombe EX34 9AR, England
+44 1271 879394
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (97 reviews)
“veal” (23 reviews)
“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wilder Road | Searock Apartments, Ilfracombe EX34 9AR, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Giovanni and Luca’s during a short stay in Ilfracombe as a family, they were very busy for midweek and despite having not booked they were luckily able to fit us in for an early dinner. We are so glad they did fit us...More

Thank KevinC1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on our second night whilst staying with family. The restaurant itself was quite empty but the staff seemed quite friendly. Having read the reviews, we felt rather disappointed as we did not experience a good meal or a good atmosphere. The food...More

Thank battybatlady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked for dinner with my wife. Was concerned as soon as w received our starters. Very poor presentation. Main course was flavourless, poor presentation again and really the whole meal was well below average. Cannot recommend.

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my partner came here to celebrate our engagement on our holiday. Our original plans did not go as they had wanted and we decided to try our luck getting a table. We had been informed earlier in the day that it is a...More

Thank crizTNf127
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent Italian food with lots of good choices. Friendly ambiance with attentive staff. Excellent Red wine too.

Thank pchogan746j
Reviewed 4 November 2017

we were recommended this restaurant and what a recommendation, lovely setting, spotlessly clean, service 1st class, food was stunning, staff friendly and very helpful. a definate must for vistitors.

Thank jamie r
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Repeat visit whilst back in the area on holiday and as good as we remembered it. We booked as we know it gets busy, despite it being a tuesday the restaurant was full so there was a good atmosphere. The staff are welcoming and friendly...More

Thank sandracD1333KD
Reviewed 30 October 2017

When ever we stay in Woolacombe we always make a point of going to Giovanni's & Luca's. The food is always good, the service is always good and there is a great atmosphere.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Great family run restaurant. Food consistently good and great with children. The coffee ice cream is excellent.

Thank helengooch
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

What a find! The best pizza in Ilfracombe. I can't help but wonder how many people miss this great restaurant as its tucked away. If you want real authentic Italian food this is the place to go. When we return to Ilfracombe we will go...More

Thank Niki Y
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14 April 2017|
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Response from jw1983 |
No it's a restaurant!
1 April 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, 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
  • E-mail
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