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Giovanni's

9-11 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
+44 121 744 8088
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck ragu” (8 reviews)
“minestrone” (5 reviews)
“bream” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
9-11 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food. Attentive service. We didn't know the area and our sat nav struggled to get us to the right place but once we did find it we enjoyed a lovely evening. It was nice that the chef came out to check that we had...More

1  Thank Lorna D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of being invited to Giovanni by an Italian friend recently. I had been told that Giovanni himself cooks the Risotto and that you would go along way to find one better. When we arrived I was a little surprised, the restaurant...More

1  Thank james87120
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited this restaurant many times and have always had amazing food. The service is great as the restaurant is quite small. Our favourite dish is always the calamari and the duck pasta with truffle! You will usually get a visit from the chef...More

Thank Liz F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

+ Lovely menu options (no pizzas usually means authentic Italian!) Bread and olives on arrival Fairly well priced and good menu - Most of the mains appeared to need sides (hidden costs)

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible food with equally incredible staff, even accommodating a preferred dish that wasn't on the menu. Will definitely be back.

1  Thank Niamh M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The foods great, particularly the Lasagna, which is made so well. Top it all with very accomplished staff and it makes for a top night out.

1  Thank Chris S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food with fantastic service, the venison & lamb are recommended. We will definitely be returning to this restaurant.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been to Giovanni's yesterday convinced by lots of reviews, including italian, the restaurant looks a bit outdated and dark. We've been the first in and got busy only after. The Atmosphere is typical italian, with waiters and owners taking more or less care depending...More

1  Thank simone g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place on trip advisor, nice little Italian. Food was delicious - I had pate to start and the duck pasta main dish and my partner had the mushroom pastry starter and fish of the day main. Slightly obscure menu (although it did say...More

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and friendly service. The King Prawn starter is a must. Will definitely be returning, thank you for a lovely night.

Thank gingerwharton
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JasonBirmingham
is this restaurant family friendly? we have 2 children 4 & 10 yrs old
15 May 2017|
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Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, Italians are all about family
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Jim H
Is there car parking nearby?
3 April 2017|
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay, but yes outside.
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Megan B
Hi, I was wodnering if you would be able to send me a copy of your Christmas menu? I am trying to book somewhere for my works Christmas meal on the 8th December
13 October 2016|
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Response from yesarek | Reviewed this property |
I only reviewed this restaurant but I am not the owner. Food is good and the place can seat about 16 -20 only. Not much room for any more.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull
  • Phone Number: +44 121 744 8088
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