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Giovanni's Wine Bar & Ristorante

Islington · Italian · ££££
Wonderful
5.6/6
29 Reviews

About Giovanni's Wine Bar & Ristorante

Simple, straightforward and elegant, the Italian cuisine on offer at Giovanni’s Wine Bar & Ristorante is based on time-honoured recipes passed down over the ages. Plated beautifully and apportioned generously, the dishes at Giovanni’s are picture-worthy, so don’t forget to bring your smartphone. You can find Giovanni’s down City Road in London’s Islington, walking distance from The Barbican. Known to pack in a full house, it’s a good idea to reserve a table ahead of time at this popular Italian restaurant.

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Address

Giovanni's Wine Bar & Ristorante
12 City Road, Islington, Islington
London EC1Y 1

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 11:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sunday
Closed
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Chef's Choice

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Starters

Parmigiana

fried sliced of aubergine topped with tomato sauce, mozzarella, parmisan cheese baked in the oven
£8.95

Antipasto Misto

a combination of mixed italian salami, parma ham, cheese & mix vegetables in olive oil
£11.95
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Mains

Penne all'Arrabbiata

penne pasta in spicy tomato sauce
£9.95

Rigatoni Alla N'Duja

calabria special spicy sausage meat sauteed with shallots and tomato sauce
£12.95

Spaghetti all'Aragosta

spaghetti with fresh lobster, olive oil, garlic & tomato sauce
£21.95
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Pizza

Margherita

tomato, mozzarella cheese and basil
£8.95

Piccante

tomato, mozzarella cheese, pepperoni, and spicy olive oil
£9.95

Calzone Goloso

folded pizza with mozzarella cheese, parma ham, ham & pepperoni sausage
£11.95

Menu (General)

Starters

Every Day - All Day
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Mains

Every Day - All Day
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Further Information

Upon entering Giovanni’s Wine Bar & Ristorante, expect to be greeted by some of London’s most amicable staff members. With a long, well-curated list of French and Italian wines (and Champagne, naturally), not to mention the lovely upscale furnishings and decorations, Giovanni’s is a classy place to enjoy dinner. Even better, it’s easy to reach this Islington Italian restaurant. Located on City Road, Giovanni’s is found conveniently between Old Street and Moorgate stations.

For an unrivaled evening of romance, Giovanni’s Wine Bar & Ristorante in London’s Islington does a fine job. After selecting a bottle of wine, choose from antipasti freddi (cold starters) such as salmone affumicato or crudo di cinghiale (wild boar ham with pecorino cheese, carrots and celery). Next, decide from an array of grilled mains, gourmet pizzas or homemade pasta dishes. If you’re not sure where to start, the entrecote alla boscaiola, a succulent sirloin steak with grilled wild mushrooms, is never a bad choice. That’s just the start – there’s a world of delicious Italian cuisine awaiting you at Giovanni’s, so make a reservation to enjoy a night of elegance.

29 Giovanni's Wine Bar & Ristorante Reviews

"Excellent"6/6
Nicholas F.4 days ago · 4 reviews

Good atmosphere & always attentive. Value for money & would recommend the restaurant.

"Excellent"6/6
Nicholas F.4 days ago · 4 reviews

Great restaurant. Good food & service. Always get a nice table.

"Excellent"6/6
Louise C.11 days ago · 1 review

Such lovely, reasonably priced food and wine and also very quick and friendly service. A most enjoyable lunch. Keen to visit here again very soon.

"Excellent"6/6
Nicholas F.14 days ago · 4 reviews

Great restaurant. Love the menu. Good service. Perfect location. Relaxed atmosphere.

"Excellent"6/6
Neil C.16 days ago · 1 review

We had a business lunch and were greeted with a warm welcome, with friendly and efficient service. The food was well prepared and very tasty, and the staff remained attentive but not obtrusive throughout the meal.

"Excellent"6/6
Simon D.23 days ago · 1 review

Great food and very friendly staff. Highly recomended! Great food and very friendly staff. Highly recomended! Great food and very friendly staff. Highly recomended! Great food and very friendly staff. Highly recomended!

"Excellent"6/6
Jo P.7 months ago · 1 review

Have been here a few times. Food is authentic and always good, service is great (even if a little slow today), reasonably priced. Definitely a fave of mine and happy to recommend.

"Excellent"6/6
Jennifer T.5 months ago · 2 reviews

Very pleased with the service and the food. Particularly liked the cheesy garlic pizza, the aubergine parmigiana and the panna cotta. Staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely go back again.

"Excellent"6/6
Shay O.6 months ago · 1 review

Very nice atmosphere, super pleasant service & the food was as lovely as I would expect considering the other points. Will return again soon, its just to convenient. Recommended :)

"Excellent"6/6
Susan H.a year ago · 1 review

A lovely restaurant. Staff are extremely friendly, attentive and efficient. Quick service and delicious food, very authentic. A very good menu for an Italian Restaurant in the city. Buonissimo!

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