Giovanni's opened in Barnstaple in March 1999 and has been run by Mr Vincenzo Ferracuti from Rome and Adriano, who has been the chef from day one. They have recently been awarded a 5 star Food Hygiene Certificate and are 'Selected Restaurant' 2009 Certificate holders for recognition of their high standards of presentation and service that they provide.
At Giovannis Italian Restaurant you can enjoy the true taste of Italy by savouring a light snack from authentic Italian Pasta or Pizza's to spending an evening at Giovanni's unwinding from everyday stresses of life. Whether it be a meal with a friend or family, to business lunches, pre Theatre meals, to celebrating a loved ones special occassion ....... you'll feel truly spoilt by the care and attention that we offer to our customers.
Offering a wonderful eating or drinking experience, Giovanni's is undoubtedly one of the most popular places to eat before taking in a show at The Queens Theatre which is situated directly opposite.To save time you can pre-order your meal, so that you can relax and enjoy your time with family and friends, before enjoying an evening of entertainment of your choice.
"Giovanni's Restaurant is quite simply the best Italian I have been to, including the reataurants in Italy! Delicious, home made food, friendly staff and very reasonable prices. Can't wait to go again soon!"