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Don Giovanni's

1-2, Victoria House, Temple Gate., Bristol BS1 6PW, England
+44 117 926 0614
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Ranked #37 of 1,381 Restaurants in Bristol
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $11 - $37
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

Very pleasant staff and a good choice from the menu.Our party included vegetarian who were very well catered for. Would certainly go back .

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Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

I don't normally eat pizza as it never tastes as good as it does in Italy. Thought I would give it a try here and was very impressed. Good value lunch menu which would have earned it five stars if the dessert had been better

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I have been going to Don Giovannis since 1987 & never been disappointed. The food on this visit was as always excellent. Nothing too fault about it at all. However on this occasion I felt it had lost a bit of it's Italian charm. The service was reasonable but not particularly friendly it distinctly lacked the friendly feeling it used... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Been going to Donos as we call it since we were kids. Now 38 was the place me and wife had 1st date. After having 2 children in short space of time revisited donos food was as good as ever. Service i found was good to start but then got slower. After taking our plates after the mains we were... More

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Brecon, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The first time we found this restaraunt we were in Bristol for a seminar and it was the nearest restaraunt to our hotel. The food, service and ambience were so good we went back the next night. Just revisted after 6 months away and the menu was as varied as ever and the place was still a very cool venue.... More

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Can't fault this restaurant! Fabulous, genuine Italian food - from the best bruschetta to the most amazing pasta dish and sauce I've ever had. Not hugely expensive and we'll worth it. Staff friendly and attentive. I'll be going back!

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Bristol
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We have tried to get in here a few times and now we know why it always seems to be fully booked. The restaurant is plain inside but homely and very clean. Nice really nice service staff who look after your every need without that dreadful hovering that you get in some restaurants. Food really good italian, varied menu, well... More

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I always visit this restaurant when staying in Bristol as the food quality and preparation are of the highest standard, as is the service. The menu is varied and complemented by a good selection of "Special" dishes. Highly recommended.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Love everything about this place. It was a little tricky to find as the map reference on Trip Advisor is a little off but once inside and seated we were treated to some excellent food. The mussels were great, as was the squid. We had a pizza too which was great but a little too much for both of us... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We had a mixed bag at the restaurant but will go back. The starters we had were excellent - calamari of both types on the menu. My wife had the swordfish which she really enjoyed. I had the rib eye steak, good piece of meat which was cooked to perfection. This was a good meal but could have been made... More

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