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“Good Food-good service”

Bistro Don Giovanni
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Ranked #3 of 288 Restaurants in Napa
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $40
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Highway 29
new rochelle
Level 6 Contributor
422 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
“Good Food-good service”
Reviewed May 6, 2013

Good Italian food, reasonably priced (for Napa). The service was very good as well. Be sure to make reservations--this is a very popular family restaurant

Visited April 2013
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Excellent service, very good food”
Reviewed May 5, 2013

The food was very good and the service and decor were great as well. Don't be fooled by the exterior of the building, this place is very good!

Visited March 2013
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Herndon, VA
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Consistently Excellent”
Reviewed April 30, 2013

Everyone asks in Napa where you plan to eat in the evening, and when you say "Bistro Don Giovanni", they always smile and say "great choice". I gather the menu does not change often, but there is a loyal set of regulars. The haricot vert/beet salad, pizzas, and duck ragu pasta entree are all exceptional and would be worth going back for again and again. Very good service and a nice location/view.

Visited April 2013
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Little Rock, Arkansas
Level 6 Contributor
134 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Must stop place due to rep”
Reviewed April 26, 2013 via mobile

Lunch breaking during a day full of winery tours with a group of 5 couples. Good value, portions & service. Wife had burger which was good & greasy while I had a salad which was more than enough. Others at table had pasta, fish, ravioli, etc. All served efficiently. Only complaint was lack of refills on soft drinks & water. Must stop eatery if in the area tho.

Visited April 2013
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Laguna Beach, California
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86 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Jewel of the Napa!”
Reviewed April 25, 2013

If you find yourselfs in Napa looking for a restaurant that gives you the flavor of the vines and delivers on all levels, look no farther then Bistro Don Giovanni. Exquisite is what eminates from our lips over the salad, the pasta and finally the desert caramel truffel packed into a parfait flute. Service and ambiance are paramount to a great experience and their team delivers. One thing I did notice is no one that night came dressed up. Either the Napa is very casual or they just feel relaxed enough to dress down. To me this is a jewel and warrants a romantic eve out with your gal so dress up folks! Tip: Sit on the outdoor patio during dinner and for lunch I would choose near the "garlic" fountain.

  • Visited April 2013
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