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Bistro Don Giovanni

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4110 Howard Ln, Napa, CA 94558-1324
+1 707-224-3300
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
4110 Howard Ln, Napa, CA 94558-1324
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate dinner there our last night in Napa. Food was awesome!! Service was good. Nice atmosphere. Would definitely return.

Thank Renae T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived we didn’t have a great experience as no one acknowledged us. We had to stop a waitress that passed 2 times in front of us to find out how we could be seated. Our waiter couldn’t care less and after...More

Thank Frenchy L
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been dining at Bistro Don Giovanni for more than 20 years and they are consistently an exceptional place to eat. My husband took 11 of us to celebrate my birthday on a Sunday night. Everything was perfect-cocktails, food, service, ambiance. They nailed it...More

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful setting for a fantastic dinner with friends! We dined on the terrace, but there is seating completely indoors as well as completely outdoors on their patio. We ordered the meatball appetizers, as well as caprese salad and grilled octopus. The small potatoes served with...More

Thank Jonesy7807
Reviewed 1 week ago

After hearing the wonderful reviews of Bistro Don Giovanni, my wife and I were anxious to try this acclaimed restaurant. From the moment we were seated, it appeared our server was less than interested in helping us. Because we had been tasting wines throughout the...More

3  Thank Mazz845
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to live in Northern California and received a recommendation for this restaurant from a co-worker years ago. We now live in Southern California and return each year to enjoy a great meal. Charming bistro with fresh, tasty food. Year round beauty. Try the...More

Thank kimmarzullo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food. We were able to get a table without a reservation on short notice which we appreciated. Service was excellent.

Thank PaulandWendyC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For two New Yorkers, repeatey being told this Italian restaurant was “the best in ‘the valley’ “ finally had our interest piqued so we went & were pleasantly surprised how much it lived up to the reputation. They have a great patio for lounging with...More

1  Thank BrendaC-NYC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We totally enjoyed the food and ambience of Bistro Don Giovanni. The grilled octopus is really well done and delicious as are the meatballs. The risotto and gnocchetti also were both superb dishes.You cannot go wrong with the food that this place is putting out....More

Thank SEM2REM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been eating here for years and with exception of a short period the food has consistently outstanding. Since the untimely death of founding partner Donna Scalla Hugo has been executive chef and Donna taught him to cook. The results have been consistent delicious...More

1  Thank clfiul
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steveandjen1
June 10, 2018|
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Response from tdetzi | Reviewed this property |
30 days
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October 20, 2017|
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Response from gotravel09south | Reviewed this property |
I follow them on Facebook & they are open now. Delicious food & wine. You will totally enjoy.
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Barbara F
September 2, 2017|
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Response from Ugeorges | Reviewed this property |
No it is different, but it is as good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4110 Howard Ln, Napa, CA 94558-1324
    (Highway 29)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Napa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-224-3300
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