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Pino's Trattoria

29 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 2808
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (226 reviews)
“cannelloni” (6 reviews)
“garlic bread” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The menu was exciting with plenty of choices . Staff were a little slow to come for our orders, but once taken the meal was served promptly. Great food.

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrived mid-late afternoon for a very late lunch and knew we would only be able to have pizza (as the main kitchen was closed) and that was no hassle at all. The pizza was amazing and the staff were very lovely. The restaurant itself...More

Thank teg1980
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was our one and only pizza in Victoria we had the one with the works and wow it really was good pizza. Nice thin crispy base and the waiter was friendly. Well worth going if u in town.

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Finally I have found my pizza! I love pizza and I am very particular about my pizza and I don't care that I will have to travel hours to get back there. My husband took me to Pino's for my birthday. It was perfect. Gorgeous...More

Thank 995Linda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered 2 family size yummilicous pizzas + pastas... Trattoria Special was definitely one of the best pizzas I have tasted! Totally worth it and double thumbs up!

Thank MiaSurin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When our usual place was closed we found this place and what a find, it was brilliant. We weren't that hungry so we only order two pizzas, a pasta dish and chips and a couple milkshakes between the four of us but that was plenty....More

Thank Katrina F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a real good comfort food restaurant and none the worse for that. The pizzas were crisp, the toppings tasty and when I asked for chilli oil I got a jar of something obviously home made and positively volcanic. Be warned, it closes very...More

Thank Cathy H
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately the only GF option on the menu is pizza, and the pizza was terrible! There was no love in the making of this pizza, with not enough toppings (extra toppings we'd paid for also missing), not enough cheese and also spread really unevenly over...More

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Rosa S, Manager at Pino's Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm terribly sorry to hear about your visit. It is interesting to read that you thought that the Gluten Free (GF) Pizza was the only option GF option on our menu. Our menu has a dozen items that are GF and cater for coeliac and...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We had dinner here. Again it was recommended by a local. Pizzas R YUM, the pasts is first class and great value

Thank ge0ffis
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

A rather large restaurant that we have visited a few times, this is not a quiet romantic place, it's busy and noisey but not so noisey that you can't hold a conversation. The menu is pizza and pasta but there are other options such as...More

Thank Glentc
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Response from Pauline F | Reviewed this property |
we would rock in at 1am in the morning. it was our go to place right off the airplane.... they open early around 9ish and go through to the wee small hours... beers is cold but they don't have lasagne but their beetroot and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 2808
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Established in 1991 family run restaurant with the love of good food and service, with big open spaces, different levels for enjoying Traditional Italian Cuisine. Great for small large family groups.
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