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9-11 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
+44 121 744 8088
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

While in Birmingham area on business 4 colleagues, came for dinner, food was good. Staff were friendly, especially the lady who had moved from Edinburgh 37 yrs ago. She misses home(Scotland)..

Thank Jim H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I hired Giovanni's for a birthday party. From start to finish - the team were first class. The food and service on the day for the entire party was excellent, including my youngest two year old to the in laws. Service across the entire day was warm, friendly and well timed. The food was even better than I hoped. Seriously... More 

Thank Paul K
Redditch, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited on a busy Saturday night. Food was absolutely delicious and having previously worked in Italy, some of the most authentic I've eaten back in Britain! Service was polite and staff were friendly, but we were made to feel very overlooked in comparison to fellow diners on other tables who were obviously regulars, and were better looked after. Audibly... More 

Thank hannahlfish
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Found this place by searching online for best local Italian restaurant, whilst working at an event at the NEC. What a great find!!, will definitely be returning, extremely friendly staff , the chef came out to say hello to everybody individually, lovely touch. Food was fresh and fantastic!

Thank francine66
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heard about this restaurant at work from a friend who couldn't recommend it enough, I am now that person. It's only a small place definitely book in advance as people were walking in and back out disappointed as they had no spare tables. I seen somewhere this won Italian of the year in Birmingham a couple years ago and you... More 

Thank Andy E
Solihull, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming place with charming staff. Good food and nice choice of wines, what more could you ask for? The chef comes out to see if everybody is happy. Worth a visit.

Thank Tim_Debbie187061
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was celebrating a special birthday with five very close friends. I had been recommended to try this restaurant by quite a few people, and when I discovered that it was 'son of' the original Giovanni's in Kings Heath where we ate on a number of occasions in the Seventies, that clinched the matter. I arrived at midday on a... More 

1 Thank tonypP3548HF
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great fresh food, with excellent service each time we go in. Gio and Mandy are always friendly, looking forward to going back

Thank Heathenders
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Giovanni's for an early valentines meal. An amazing meal and wine. We've never had a bad meal here. The service is excellent and the chef even came out to ask how the food was. Fantastic!

Thank Sonja G
Barnsley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked Giovanni's, on the 28th Jan for my mums birthday, Table of 8 for 6.30 and was pleasantly surprised how busy it was at that time. A cosy little restaurant with good home cooked italian food, I had chicken wrapped in parma ham, it was moist and tender and delicious, seafood was gorgeous , We all enjoyed our meal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
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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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?