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San Giovanni

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1-3 Lostock Road | Manchester, Urmston, Trafford M41 0SU, England
+44 161 747 1772
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Today
14:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon 17:00 - 23:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 14:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my wife had tea at San Giovanni tonight and it was Fantastic!!! Great good and great staff. See you soon.

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Thank DannyGoat1186
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinner with brother and sister in law. Big portion and friendly staff. Parking is available just outside the restaurant so very convenient.

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Thank udz
North Wales, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on A Sunday evening..few birthday groups present,but not overly busy. Food was good quality all starters,mains ,desserts enjoyed by group. Service friendly and welcoming,very enjoyable evening and food top notch at decent prices.Would thoroughly recommend.

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Thank stevecon7
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here several times now and the food is lovely! Never had a bad meal. Service is really good and the surrounding are beautiful. More like fine dining! Unlike most Italians in the area the risotto is proper arborio risotto rice and not the long grain stuff!

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Thank Sarah S
Lake District, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eat with a group of friends celebrating a birthday food was lovely service excellent I would highly recommend.

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Thank gastrograzzer
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit for a special night out with friends. The good news is that the food was outstanding. No problems with anything, indeed I'd say better than most and equal to big names. The difficultly the restaurant has is that although it is aspirational and has the quality and presentation of food to take on the Alberts... More 

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Thank DollyParton4u
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with some friends for tea on a Thursday evening. The staff were welcoming and friendly. The menu is extensive and good value for money, although the starters seemed a bit pricy. I had spaghetti and meatballs and it was really tasty. I had no room for pudding although there was a decent selection to choose from. Would... More 

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Thank Julia S
Eccles, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Thank you once again to Aldo and the staff for making my retirement meal as good as ever. Food brilliant as usual. Didn't realise you could ask for half portions as for some of the pasta dishes are quite ample. Here's to the next time.

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Thank Sandra T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

I visited this restaurant with my boyfriend as he never takes me out but for once we went out and we actually enjoyed ourselves quit a lot. The food was fab as it was freshly made. The steak was cooked to perfection and the portion size was filling. Our waiter was very nice. He sounded like he knew exactly what... More 

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Thank Nelson W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This is my forth visit tonight and have always raved about this restaurant, but not tonight. The food is always excellent, but sorry guys but your cook let you down tonight. That was the worse lamb shank I have ever had, and I have many. You describe it has tender, homemade, I would describe it has rock hard and burnt.... More 

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SanGiovanniUrmston, General Manager at San Giovanni, responded to this review

Hi Andrew, I hope you're well. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It is extremely important to us to read about customer experience regarding service and food in our restaurant.   We are very sorry you have been left disappointed on the night. We hope to see you again in the future where we assure you we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Lostock Road | Manchester, Urmston, Trafford M41 0SU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Trafford  >  Urmston
  • Phone Number: +44 161 747 1772
Description
San Giovanni's Italian Restaurant brings together authentic Italian cuisine and a beautiful setting with a great atmosphere and service to match. Our menu offers a vast array of traditional and contemporary dishes, reflecting the colourful flavours and plentiful nature of Italian dining. Using the finest of fresh ingredients from local suppliers, our team of Italian chefs work hard to create imaginative dishes to tempt and delight. We pride ourselves on creating a warm atmosphere to complement your food experience, with elegant service and attention to detail. Whether you want to enjoy an intimate dinner for two, or are planning a special celebration, San Giovanni's Restaurant can make it a deliciously memorable occasion.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?