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Da Giovanni

Via Pietro Maroncelli 22, 35129, Padua, Italy
+39 049 772620
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“bollito” (6 reviews)
“roasted meats” (5 reviews)
“gnocchi” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Pietro Maroncelli 22, 35129, Padua, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is famous for the quality of the meand the boiled coocked meat. You can select the quantity and the cuts you prefer from the cart brought at your table and the chef is cutting the meat in front of you. Also a cart...More

Thank trippingaround71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Location is simple Service is very good Menu according to me have not a great choice but plate are big You must choose bollito from the trolley A little bit expensive Anyway it’s worth to be tried

Thank GiancarloAP
Reviewed September 26, 2017

strongly suggested by one local customer. two people for dinner: we got as appetizer gnocchi di patate and tagliatelle al sugo, then as main course a huge choice of different type of bollito: an amazing culinary trip. excellent choice, bravissimi!

Thank ndujatuttalavita
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Particular restaurant with indoor and outdoor tables. A la cart menu and "trolley" service with main courses, boiled meat, roasted meat, fresh and cooked vegetables and desserts. Very good "gnocchi" and handmade pasta with various sauces. Special baccala' alla vicentina con polenta (see pic). Familiar...More

Thank ValerioDM
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

food is good but prices are extremely high. dinner room is also very noisy.. I won't come back here.

Thank Alessandro A
Reviewed February 4, 2017

Da Giovanni is a family-owned restaurant, managed with attention to traditions and quality. Pasta is home made, and available according to availability. Meats are just great: good choice and very genuine quality. Wines are excellent. The atmosphere is a bit old fashioned. Service is very...More

Thank Joe_Shlabotnik
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best places I've ever eaten. Great cealiac food. Extremely good service. High level of knowledge on the staff. Alle this combined with moderate pricelevel makes this a sure win!

Thank Børge E
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

We happened to go to Da Giovanni because it was the only one openned close to the hotel. Really wonderful coincidence. The system was very unusual, but still enticing. You have to choose among five types of pasta ( I had gnocchi in all five...More

Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

The best pasta in Padova period. The steak was amazing, the desert spectacular. I love the way the carts are worked. The staff was very friendly and helpful from start to finish. A must for everyone. Defiantly going back

Thank Kathleen L
Reviewed August 23, 2015

The restaurant may seem a bit old fashioned..but don't be scared of this..the food is great!! You can try the traditional Bollito of Padova or the roast meat..both are spectacular! The staff is great and very friendly..a must!!

Thank Keisari_Islands
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:45 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:45 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:45 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:45 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:45 PM - 12:00 AM
7:45 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pietro Maroncelli 22, 35129, Padua, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Padua  >  Padua
  • Phone Number: +39 049 772620
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