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!


EXPRESS LUNCH MENU! Perfect fit to your work day! Pick a Salad, Sandwich or Wrap. Includes Soup and Beverage. All Specials $12.95. Browse the menu here

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 - May 22 to 25




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

Meal #1: Grilled Chicken with vegetable medley and rice…$40 meal


Meal #2: Stuffed Shells with Garlic Bread and Garden Salad…$38 meal

- Lemon Salmon Piccata …$16 per lb

Orecchiette with creamy ricotta, fresh Basil, and roasted Tomato…$10 per lb

Boneless Stuffed Chicken Breast with Pancetta, Sage 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 with Mushrooms and caramelized Onions ……….$12 per lb

Eggplant Rollatini fried eggplant stuffed with creamy ricotta, fresh mozzarella topped with Giovanna’s Signature Tomato Sauce…2 for $7.00 each

Side: Baby Herbed Creamer Potatoes

Vegetable Side: Honey Glazed Peas & Carrots

Soup: Lemon Chicken Orzo



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

Chicken Parmigiana…$10 per lb

Braised Short Ribs in a red wine sauce…$14 per lb (fall-off-the-bone DELISH!)

Artisan Flatbread with Arugula, Prosciutto di Parma, shaved Parmigiano, and glazed figs…$14 each

Eggplant Parmigiana layers of eggplant with ricotta and mozzarella in Giovanna’s Signature Sauce…$10 per lb

SideRoasted Sweet Potato Wedges

Vegetable SideCauliflower Mac ‘n’ Cheese

Soup: Summer Fresh Corn and Zucchini



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

Meal #1: Chicken Piccata includes mashed potatoes and sautéed zucchini…$40 meal


Meal #2: Baked Chicken Alfredo Ziti includes loaf of bread and Garden Salad…$38 meal

- Veal Piccata …$14 per lb

Lemon Herbed Roasted Chicken…$10 per lb

Boneless Stuffed Center Cut Pork loin stuffed with spinach, fontina cheese, and garlic…$12 per lb

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

Baked Halibut in a lemon wine sauce ...$17 per lb

Side: Mashed Potatoes

Vegetable Side: Sauteed Zucchini

Soup: Cream of Tomato



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

Lemon and Thyme seared Perch…$14 per lb

Pasta Shells with zucchini and tomato..$10 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


Side: Roasted Idaho Potato Wedges

Vegetable Side: Parmesan Crusted Asparagus

SoupEscarole Cannellini Bean


Saturday and Sunday - May 26 and 27


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

Let us cater your next family celebration! Browse our 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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let us cater your next event

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

box lunches for

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