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Da Giovanni

Via Pietro Maroncelli 22, 35129, Padua, Italy
+39 049 772620
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good52%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bollito” (6 reviews)
“gnocchi” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Pietro Maroncelli 22, 35129, Padua, Italy
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 2 June 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 6 May 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 4 February 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 20 July 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 10 July 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

Thank Paulo R
Reviewed 9 June 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 23 August 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
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Strange location in an area with a lot of immigrants. We did not have high expectations but were pleasantly surprised. A large well decorated establishment retaining a homely ambiance. Excellent service from stepping through the door until stepping out. I had Gnocchi starter which on...More

1  Thank CrocodileRoc
Reviewed 14 April 2015

...even if you are not in the mood for the traditional "bollito" (mixed boiled meat), or you are too squeamish to approach the pig "testina" (this is my case!) well: this is a place to go. Say shut-up to your cholesterol level and enjoy an...More

Thank GermanoF
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Came here for a late dinner during a business trip. I was undecided about two types of fresh pasta to order and the server more than glady offered to make a plate combining both. Also had prosciutto and cheese as an appetizer. Very good cabernet...More

Thank 967AF
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
19:45 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
19:45 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
19:45 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
19:45 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
19:45 - 00:00
Saturday
19:45 - 00:00
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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