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Janito

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St Johns Close, Knowle, Solihull, England
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: At Janito restaurant, we aim to provide, fresh and affordable modern...
At Janito restaurant, we aim to provide, fresh and affordable modern contemporary food, by creating dishes with British, and other international influences in a welcoming, warm and relaxed environment.Janito restaurant is the birth child of a local family with a strong Italian heritage, in partnership with a very well acclaimed Michelin experienced local head chef who has a passion for producing well balanced flavours with only fresh ingredients, using high quality local suppliers. Our passion is in developing dishes unique to Janito restaurant and to include traditional dishes from home and around the globe. so we invite you to come and experience our exciting menu.
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  • 44
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Night Out With Work Colleagues/Friends

Excellent night out! We were a party of twelve & the quality of food, was not only well presented, but delicious. The welcome & the attention, that we received from the Staff throughout the evening, was first class. Thank you.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
Yvonne B
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Excellent night out! We were a party of twelve & the quality of food, was not only well presented, but delicious. The welcome & the attention, that we received from the Staff throughout the evening, was first class. Thank you.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

Have only been for lunch and breakfast but both times found the staff so pleasant and helpful. Good food with excellent service, look forward to trying out the evening menu.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Visited Janito's last week and had a most wonderful meal. Had not eaten here for a couple of years and was probably the best meal I have ever eaten in Knowle. Two nights before I ate at a well known fish restaurant in Knowle. The meal was average and over priced. Janito's ticked every box. Nicely attentive staff, freshly cooked... More 

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Solihull
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Visited here twice before and forgot how delicious the food was. Warm friendly welcome, good choice of wines and beers. Excellent choice of menu, including specials. Looking forward to going again.

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Southampton, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Visited with a large family group. Although not massive, the selection is very varied and had something for everyone's taste. The food was fantastic throughout the 3 course meal - my personal favourite being the pan roasted duck breast in redcurrant sauce. Possibly one of the tastiest dishes I have ever had! It was also nice to see that the... More 

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We came to eat here twice in six days. very good for my 5 year old grandson. Also couples and small groups. Starters were excellent and as so often better than the main courses. One very large complaint here and in other restaurants in UK Chips, the humble potato. Why oh Why are meals spoilt by frozen chips called Rustic... More 

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Bristol
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Visited my parents today from Bristol for lunch as an Easter treat, this was a 'gem' of a place. Excellent choice on the menu & on the special board. Great wine & children's menu. Thank you Janitos x

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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315 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

It’s a while since we enjoyed lunch at this small restaurant and we were not disappointed on our return. My gourmet burger topped with bacon and cheese served with chips was excellent. The meat was succulent and cooked to perfection. The BLT from the specials menu also looked good. The service was attentive throughout. We won’t leave it as long... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Great varied menu - hard to pick. We both had starter and main and both were fantastic. The service is second to none, pleasant friendly efficient staff. This is our second visit to this restaurant and would highly recommend.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I was visiting the area as i was attending a tradeshow at the NEC and on my last night me and my colleagues decided to eat in a local Italian but it was closed so we decided to walk round and look for somewhere to eat, we came across janitos and from the outside when looking in it only had... More 

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Additional Information about Janito

Address: St Johns Close, Knowle, Solihull, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull  >  Knowle
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Contemporary

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: St Johns Close, Knowle, Solihull, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull  >  Knowle

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary

Description

At Janito restaurant, we aim to provide, fresh and affordable modern contemporary food, by creating dishes with British, and other international influences in a welcoming, warm and relaxed environment.Janito restaurant is the birth child of a local family with a strong Italian heritage, in partnership with a very well acclaimed Michelin experienced local head chef who has a passion for producing well balanced flavours with only fresh ingredients, using high quality local suppliers. Our passion is in developing dishes unique to Janito restaurant and to include traditional dishes from home and around the globe. so we invite you to come and experience our exciting menu.
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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