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Bistro Don Giovanni

4110 Howard Ln, Napa, CA 94558-1324
+1 707-224-3300
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (227 reviews)
“fritto misto” (57 reviews)
“trifle” (37 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
4110 Howard Ln, Napa, CA 94558-1324
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Reviewed yesterday

Been wanting to try Bistro Don Giovanni's for years...this is an Old world Italian restaurant...homemade pasta...amazing sauce (white & red) ricotta ravioli, cesar salad...service was excellent. If you are feeling like having real homemade pasta...this is your place....

Thank LMD331
Reviewed 2 days ago

We tried BDG for lunch in December and I liked it so much that we returned for dinner. We ended up in the back room and sat next to the fireplace which kept me warm during the entire dinner. I had a delicious pasta pesto...More

Thank Chartreuse
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow the service was wonderful sitting near the fireplace on a cool night. The risotto was the best I’ve ever had. The bolognese was very good as well.

Thank MidwestWineLover
Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking for a nice place for a low key business dinner...three locals recommended this place...listen to the locals!...four apps - octopus salad, prosciutto platter, meatballs and Fritto misto were all very good, especially liked the olives in the octopus salad...seven entrees - steak, salmon, gnocchi,...More

Thank birdieman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don Giovanni is loved by locals and visitors alike. It is packed 7 days a week and the food and service are both consistently great.

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place won’t let you down. Locals love it. It’s reasonably priced. Food, and service are excellent. Beautiful spot

Thank rhreid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

True story. We were visiting Napa from Houston, Tx on New Year's Eve and during our daily "tastings" decided we would enjoy an authentic Italian bistro for lunch. So, we pulled in to Bistro Don Giovanni and immediately knew we were in the right place!...More

Thank SJCTravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love the feel of a bustling Italian restaurant where you're sitting nearly elbow to elbow with the next table but can't hear a word their saying because of the level of happy chatter all around you then this is the ambiance for you!!...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there last month after many years. The service was ok, the food was average - We ordered the grilled octopus and whole branzino which are two of my all time favorites - I could have that three times per week - it wasn't...More

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having lived for many years in Italy, it is always a warm "homecoming" to dine at Don Giovannis! Outstanding service; excellent Italian specialties and varied choices; exciting wine list! I try to visit this wonderful bistro each time I am in Napa - it never...More

Thank Italycathy1
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blackowl2017
20 October 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
3 September 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
USD 20 - USD 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
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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