Café: 201-825-5835 • Grab & Go: 201-825-5837 • Monday Closed


To guarantee the freshness and accommodate our customers, all entrees and sides will be ready after 10:00am. Call in your take out order to 201-825-5837.

Don't feel like cooking? Located around the corner from the Cafe, Giovanna's Gourmet Grab & Go is a place where you can order hot, fresh homemade entrees that are made daily. Call in your order ahead of time then stop by to pick up quick and head home or better yet, get it delivered. Giovanna brings her Sicilian roots to this Gourmet Grab & Go. 

Fresh bread, ravioli, lasagna, manicotti, rigatoni, stuffed shells! No cooking for you!

Homemade Soups too, such as Giovanna's Chicken Soup featured in The Record. Read More.

4 Church Street, Ramsey, NJ 07446
Call in your order ahead of time: 201-825-5837

Tuesday-Friday, 8am-6pm
Saturday and Sunday, 8am-3pm


Always Available:

Breaded Chicken Cutlets

Grilled Chicken Cutlets

Grilled Vegetables

Rice Balls

Breaded Veal Cutlets

Nonna Maria’s Peppers

Homemade Meatballs and Sweet Sausage

Giovanna’s Homemade Sauces, Gourmet Salads

Yogurt Cocktails, Fresh Fruit Cups

Chicken, Tuna & Egg Salads

GLUTEN FREE BAGELS! (Cinnamon Raisin, Poppy, Onion, Plain, Pumpernickel) 6 per Bag


GRAB & GO SPECIALS - March 20 to 25




- TUESDAY FAMILY MEAL DEAL (serves 4-6) Your choice of 2 options!

- Due to the great response of Family Meal Deal, orders must be in by 2pm Tuesday and limited to one per family. Grazie!). To order, call 201-825-5837

Call 201-825-5837 for our steam table options made fresh daily!

Meal #1: Chicken Parmigiana includes tray of Penne, Garden Salad and Loaf of Bread …$40 meal


Meal #2: Sliced Baked Ham includes Mashed Potatoes, Peas & Carrots…$38 meal


Baked Penne Vodka with mozzarella cheese…$8 per lb

Stuffed Filet of Salmon with Spinach and Feta …$16 per lb

Boneless Stuffed Chicken Breast with Spinach, Sundried Tomatoes and fresh Mozzarella...$10 per lb

Stuffed Peppers: Holland Peppers filled with Rice, Chop meat, & mozzarella baked in GS Sauce …$6.50 each

Marinated Grilled Flank Steak ……….$12 per lb

Side: Mashed Potatoes

Vegetable Side: Glazed Peas & Carrots

Soup: Beef Barley



Applewood Bacon-wrapped Pork Tenderloin served with side of applesauce…$12 per lb

Baked Arctic Char Siciliana capers, black olives, garlic, tomatoes…$14 per lb

Fettuccini Bolognese…$8 per lb

Chicken with Sundried Tomatoes and Artichokes in a light cream sauce …$10 per lb

Stuffed Center Cut Pork Loin…$12 per lb

Stuffed Eggplant (cored out eggplant filled with sautéed zucchini, red and green peppers, carrots, mozzarella, topped and baked with bread crumbs)…$7.50 each

SideRoasted Sweet Potato Wedges

Vegetable SideSautéed Escarole

Soup: Chicken Wild Rice



(Due to the great response of Family Meal Thursday, orders must be in by 2pm Thursday and limited to one per family. Grazie!). To order, call 201-825-5837

Family Meal Deal (serves 4-6):


Meal #1: Four Cheese Baked Penne with Chicken includes Garden Salad and Loaf of Bread...$38 meal


Meal #2: Grilled Chicken Breasts with Mixed Vegetables and Rice..$38 meal


Chicken Parmigiana …$10 per lb

Baked Ham with Pineapple….$12 per lb

Stuffed Zucchini Boats with spinach, mozzarella, tomato, herbs and breadcrumbs…$6 each

Orecchiette with broccoli and cauliflower…$8 per lb

Baked Halibut in a lemon wine sauce ...$16 per lb

Side: Roasted Baby Red and White Potatoes

Vegetable Side: Roasted Asparagus

Soup: Turkey Chili



Honey Apricot Chicken.....baked chicken pieces glazed with honey and apricot .............$10 per lb

Vegetable Lasagna in Giovanna’s Signature Marinara Sauce….$10 per lb

Lemon Roasted Perch…$16 per lb

Zucchini Parmigiana layers of fried zucchini, spinach, ricotta & mozzarella in Giovanna’s Signature Sauce...$10 per lb

Roasted Cod with Olives and Lemon with white wine and lemon zest…………….$16 per lb

Flank Steak Pizzaiola pan-seared flank with peppers, onions, tomatoes and garlic…$12 per lb


Side: Roasted Idaho Potato Wedges

Vegetable Side: French Style Green Beans in garlic and tomato sauce

Soup: Seafood Chowder


Saturday March 24 and Sunday March 25


Call in for our weekend specials! 201-825-5837.

Let us cater your next family celebration! Browse our Easter Catering Menu


Strawberry Fields

Chef’s Favorite

Giovanna’s Pick

Shrimp & Avocado

Garden House

Classic Caesar

Gluten Free Menu

INTRODUCING: Gluten Free Focaccia, Gluten Free Rolls, Gluten Free Wraps!

Don't hesitate to ask Giovanna to substitute these fine breads when ordering your lunch or dinner to go!

(We are Gluten Conscious. Not all of our items are Gluten Free,
although we take special care to not cross contaminate.)

NEW! Starseed Bakery Gluten, Dairy and Soy Free Products (Try the Focaccia Bread!)
Breaded Chicken Cutlets
Pastosa™ Stuffed Shells

Cheese Ravioli

Call Ahead for Gluten Free Stuffed Shells or Ravioli. Giovanna will cook this for you upon request.

The chefs at Giovanna’s Café prepare Italian-American dishes that embrace fresh, clean, simple flavors. It is old-world, homestyle cooking at its best. Every dish is made from scratch using only the best ingredients. Our commitment to fresh, delicious flavors applies whether we are catering for 10 or 100+ guests. Your guests will taste the difference from the very first bite.

In addition to our daily specials, with Giovanna's Gourmet Grab & Go you take gourmet dishes and meals home with you.


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  • Corporate Events & Meetings
  • Birthday Parties
  • Bridal and Baby Showers
  • Media Tastings

box lunches for

  • Corporate & Non-Profit Events
  • Bus Tours
  • Film Shoots
  • Seminars
  • Schools