Giancarlo's italian

119 high street, Tranent, United Kingdom, Eh33 1lw
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12:00-1:45 Monday-Friday
17:00-22:00
12:00-23:00 Saturday-Sunday

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome

About Giancarlo's italian

Our family started their Scottish Italian story, many years ago, journeying from their humble beginnings in the mountain village of Picinisco, making their way across Europe, to settle, eventually, in Scotland, to make their living. Of the great diaspora, that spread Italians across the globe, none, could have been more improbable, than their settlement in the remote, rainy Scotland. However, the affinity between the Scots and the Italians was instant. Scotland challenged Italians, but ultimately accommodated them and, in turn, the Scots and Italians learned from each other.

The culinary imprint of Italians can be seen everywhere on British streets. Walk down any major city street, and you will likely find, an Italian, or a descendent, selling ice cream, fish and chips, or, food inspired by their homeland.

Cuisine: Italian
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Friday, 09 October 2020

Never fails - food, service excellent as always

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Visited On Thursday, 08 October 2020

Great food as always

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 October 2020

Delicious food with great service

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 October 2020

I added a comment on Facebook too saying that food, atmosphere and service was amazing

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 October 2020

Fabulous food and amazing service as per usual

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 October 2020

Excellent service lovely restaurant and great value for money

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 October 2020

Great value, lovely fresh food!

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 October 2020

Once again a tremendous meal had. Service, food brilliant. So sad they have to close again but will be back for takeaway.

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 October 2020

Very good wee eatery. Happy tae make the journey out fae east Edinburgh.

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Visited On Monday, 05 October 2020

Excellent service and food!

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Visited On Monday, 05 October 2020

The staff there are always so efficient and friendly. Great service. The food is always of good quality and great presentation. The pizzas are particularly nice. I also love the tiramisu. The place is clean and pleasant.

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Visited On Sunday, 04 October 2020

Would have scored higher in normal circumstances but understand the limited menu due to the pandemic.

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Visited On Saturday, 03 October 2020

The number 11 pizza was AMAZING!!! Also my girlfriend loved the cheesecake and salted caramel ice cream.

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Visited On Saturday, 03 October 2020

We had a lovely meal at Giancarlos. We’ve never been disappointed with both the food and service. The fact it’s within walking distance is a bonus.

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Visited On Friday, 02 October 2020

Excellent meal on Friday evening. Our pasta and pizza were phenomenal and the team were really friendly. We got a great tip on wine tasting too.

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Visited On Friday, 02 October 2020

Excellent meal and very reasonably priced

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Great place, lovely staff, good food

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Great meal for our anniversary & staff went out of the way to make our evening great! Lovely food also!

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Fantastic restaurant. Had a great night. 👍

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Excellent family friendly restaurant. Newly refurbished and well worth a visit.

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Our waiter was friendly, our first time there & made us feel like been going for years, service was good, reasonable prices.

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Beautiful meal again

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 September 2020

The meal was enjoyable, however I had forgotten that you can order half and half (as long as you have a person to share/spilt with) and there was no highlight to a children's menu. My daughter who is 5 was given an adult plate. I feel the waiting staff could have asked if I wanted a smaller plate for her! I would return in the future but keeping in mind to ask about menus and choices.

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Visited On Monday, 28 September 2020

Beautiful meal, great service and the staff were all so friendly and attentive. Would definitely recommend.

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Visited On Monday, 28 September 2020

Food and service were fantastic as usual. Tiramisu is simply to die for.

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