While visually indistinguishable from a fairy’s skipping rope, spaghetti is tastier and more easily acquired. Jump into magical morsels with today’s Groupon from Giardinetto Italian Restaurant, Fortitude Valley:
• $19 lunch for two with wine and $20 towards a future dinner ($74 value)
• $29 dinner for two with wine and $20 towards a future dinner ($106.90 value)
Pasta-loving peeps flock to Giardinetto Italian Restaurant for authentic fare in a bustling trattoria setting straight out of the Italian heartland. Groupies opt for either a midday food fix or a tasty, cosy night out. Hungry lunchers have their choice of Giardinetto’s scrumptious meals including the frutti di mare, a dish of grilled seafood with salad greens in a light garlic mayonnaise served with lemon; and the hearty Pollo Parmigiana. While it may be getting dark outside, the sun is only just rising on Giardinetto’s delectable dinners, as Groupies whet their appetites with a Ciabatta with balsamic vinegar and olive oil or their choice of pizza bread to share, before digging into succulent main courses such as the coniglio all’ uva, tender rabbit pieces cooked with mustard, bacon and grapes and finished with tomato cream sauce; or the Scaloppine Deliziose, a delicious dish of veal scallops, Moreton bay bugs, Galliano, cream, shallots and dill. The traditional Italian flavours are complemented by a glass of red or white wine for both dinner and lunch diners.
A purveyor of wholesome and traditional Italian cooking, Giardinetto is known as an unassuming yet impressive local dining hotspot. The restaurant’s comfortable setting, fabulous fare and superior service have garnered many accolades including being dubbed one of Brisbane’s top icons by Vogue Magazine. Groupies receive a $20 voucher towards a future dinner.
Giardinetto is a fabulous little trattoria for anyone who enjoys a beautiful, simple Italian meal. Make sure you book though because this little place is popular! Bon appetito tutti!
– Siobhan K, Yelp