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Don Giovanni

RR - RRR, Italian, Pizza
Peter House Oxford Street | 1-2 Peter House, Manchester M1 5AN, England
+44 161 228 2482
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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Wine Bar, Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Peter House Oxford Street | 1-2 Peter House, Manchester M1 5AN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the second time we’ve been to this restaurant, the first time we really enjoyed but for some reason everything was different this time, when I’d booked online it mentioned a discount of around 30 percent with the booking, that was never mentioned again...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank barrylathan1975
Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked a table for lunch on Wednesday for 3 people. From the moment we arrived until the moment we left we had a marvellous time. Not only was the food as delicious as ever, but the service we had was excellent; friendly, attentive but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Orrellfoodie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited on a sat night around 5pm the restaurant was nearly full,really nice décor nice atmosphere evry where was very clean,staff were friendly and helpful all night,have to say the toilets were spotless,im afraid that's where the posatives end,i had the mushroom soup to start...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank spireboy69
Reviewed 4 days ago

Taken back by friends who really love this place I have to say the food offering remains as good as ever and too and extent the service has improved slightly. Even though very busy on a saturday night not made to feel as rushed as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trevor8225
Reviewed 6 days ago

We hadn't booked and took a chance on getting a table at 6pm on a Friday. The restaurant was packed and buzzing but we were found a table quickly. The food and service was first rate and Yianni looked after us very well. Couldn't fault...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sue W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a recent trip to Manchester. Service was awful - we had to reorder drinks on at least 8 different occasions as the waiters (several different ones) kept forgetting. Apparently also we weren’t allowed to have water with our dinner. Had to ask...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BogTraveller1983
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let’s start with the only positive. The food was very good. I have a long memory. I visited Don G’s when it was a cute little restaurant on the other side of the road. When it first opened on this new larger site, the service...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CB001_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After being let down by another restaurant we was struggling to find somewhere with good disabled facilities for the grandparents and gluten free. After driving round we went in and asked about our requirements which were met with no problems at all. The staff were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank K1554KEandrewk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table for 8 a couple of months in advance. Food order and deposit a week in advance. Told table would be lost if late. Arrived on time and queued before being led to the no atmosphere back room. Asked if we could be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 799jbooth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to the Don Giovanni restaurant in Manchester on Thursday evening at 7:30 to celebrate my boyfriends birthday. The waiter we had serving us was extremely rude and extremely slow. He had no people skills at all!! All night he was extremely slow and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank U786
Don G, Business Development Manager at Don Giovanni, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ummul F, Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback regarding your visit to Don Giovanni. We are sorry to hear that you were let down and your experience wasn't what you'd hoped for. Please accept my apologies with regards to...More

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Kaz E
31 August 2017|
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Response from Gary F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed your question. No I would not recommended Pizza Express over Don Giovanni.
Ben S
25 April 2017|
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Response from DonGiovannimcr | Property representative |
Hi Ben! Lovely to hear that you're wanting to come down after graduation. You can definitely eat from our a la carte menu at that time! We will also be running a set menu for graduates which will come with a complimentary... More
19 February 2016|
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Response from Jane F | Reviewed this property |
Parking is difficult! Knutsford has very narrow streets, and parking is at premium! I would suggest a Taxi if possible, but if you are happy to sp[end time looking for a parking spot, then you should everntually find one!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$63
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peter House Oxford Street | 1-2 Peter House, Manchester M1 5AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 228 2482
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Don Giovanni is Manchester's oldest independently-owned Italian restaurant and has been feeding the public for over 30 years. Est. 1984. The restaurant has a large selection of vegetarian and gluten free dishes, and can make most dishes vegan to order. They also carry braille and large print menus, which are available on request. Adjacent to St Peter's Square, Don Giovanni sits in the heart of Manchester City Centre and is perfectly located for the theaters, Manchester Central, Bridgewater Hall, the AMC and many other attractions and shopping areas. The 150 cover restaurant boasts floor to ceiling windows, modern furnishings and a private dining room well suited for corporate meetings or for celebrating special occasions: equipped with full AV facilities including projector and screen. Be it intimate, celebratory or corporate dining, the restaurant is perfect for all occasions.
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