About Gioia On The River

Discover the Essence of Italian Elegance at Gioia On The River

Situated in the picturesque Claisebrook Cove area of East Perth, Gioia On The River is a true gem for lovers of authentic Italian cuisine. Located right on the banks of the stunning Swan River, our restaurant offers an exceptional view of the water, with the added charm of being just a leisurely stroll away from the iconic Matagarup Bridge and Optus Stadium.

At Gioia, dining is not just about the food; it's an experience.

Our terrace, with its breathtaking river views, sets the scene for a tranquil Mediterranean escape. Here, you and your guests are invited to relax, enjoy the moment, and immerse yourselves in the joy of fine dining.

Our culinary philosophy blends classic Italian flavors with a modern flair. Under the guidance of Andrea, a local Italian and a veteran in the restaurant industry, Gioia's menu is a tribute to our cherished family recipes and the intrinsic Italian love for exquisite cuisine.

Seasonality is at the heart of our menu, ensuring that only the freshest, locally sourced ingredients grace your table. This commitment to quality is echoed in our wine selection, thoughtfully chosen to complement our dishes and featuring both local Australian wines and international favorites.

Gioia On The River is the quintessential spot for an unforgettable dining experience, whether you're looking to impress clients, celebrate with loved ones, or simply enjoy top-notch Italian fare in a stunning setting.

The name 'Gioia' means joy in Italian, a sentiment that we strive to embody in every aspect of our restaurant, from our friendly staff to our carefully crafted menu. We invite you to join us at Gioia On The River, where joy and exceptional Italian dining come together beautifully.

Recent Awards

Gioia On The River wins the WA Gold Plate Award for Licensed Casual Dining - Metro.

In October 2023 we won the WA Gold Plate Awards for Licensed Casual Dining - Metro.

Gold Plat Award in the Casual Dining category.

In 2022, we won the gold plate award in the Casual dining category.

Winner of the 2021 Gold Plate Awards for Mediterranean Dining.

In November 2021 we proudly took home the Catering Institute Gold Plate Awards for Mediterranean Dining!

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Gioia provides something for everyone with a menu that caters perfectly for small or large group bookings.

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Based on 548 reviews
Nici Carr
Nici Carr
Absolutely gem of a place. I found them on the internet, the food was amazing service was fantastic loved it. Highly recommend, very authentic Italian.
Trudy Moreno
Trudy Moreno
My favourite Italian restaurant location is amazing, decore great, food fabulous great selection of wines 🍷 consistent performer.
Randall Bryan
Randall Bryan
Excellent food great wine ,terrific host 😋 Will be back .....
hong leena
hong leena
great service,great food,great view!
Margaret Burdon
Margaret Burdon
We just celebrated a friend’s 50th Wedding Anniversary, food amazing, staff more amazing thank you for a wonderful experience, offered free parking and a surprise complimentary sweets with our coffee. What more can I say. Definite try with great views.