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9-11 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
+44 121 744 8088
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck ragu” (9 reviews)
“minestrone” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
9-11 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant after shopping in Solihull. It’s in a modem housing estate, so parking was easy. We love Italian food and visit Italy frequently. We ordered fish ravioli and Parma ham and melon to start. The fish ravioli was okay. Not exceptional. The...More

Thank teabus
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited Giovanni's for the first time on Saturday night and had an excellent meal. Authentic Italian with lots of choice! We had a couple of the Italian tasters to start and the portion sizes of these are very generous and they were very tasty! The...More

1  Thank Alayne789
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food!! Recommended for non pasta dishes as well! We could eat outside with our dog which was great!

1  Thank JPANVET
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Truly authentic, great food, lovely service, friendly staff and top notch wine. Seasonal Menu Changes Live Music occasionally Great Sunday lunch My Favourites :- muscles and tiramisu (not together) Highly recommend.

Thank gail453
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Nine of us went on a relatively quiet Saturday night, we never felt in any rush and the food was excellent. It was our 2nd time there and was well worth the visit, definitely will be back. One reminder though is that when you get...More

1  Thank Richard_F_1309
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We came here last weekend to celebrate a birthday, we had a party of about 16 that included kids. The food is expensive however you certainly get what you pay for. The quality and taste is a step above your average italian resteraunt. The best...More

Thank ollie_p3
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Just back from a lovely girls night out at this authentic Italian restaurant... haven't been here for years and I don't know why, (maybe because it's in dickens heath.... don't let that put you off) it exceeded all expectations on both food and service. We...More

Thank Mumpays
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Exceptional meal tonight at Giovanni’s with great friendly service. Traditional Italian meals enjoyed by all covering 3 courses. Would highly recommend.

Thank Trevor R
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Family birthday celebration. We were welcomed by Giovanni himself normally in the kitchen but tonight front of house. with Chicko his associated they coped very well with an almost full restaurant. Orders were quickly fulfilled and advice given on the menu. Apart from a la...More

1  Thank dwy39
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

When we arrived we received a warm welcome the staff were very friendly. The meal was lovely we all had different starters and main courses. The duck pappardelle was delicious. Would definitely revisit if we are in the area again.

Thank SJBerkshire81
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Questions & Answers
15 May 2017|
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Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, Italians are all about family
Jim H
3 April 2017|
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay, but yes outside.
Megan B
13 October 2016|
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Response from yesarek | Reviewed this property |
I only reviewed this restaurant but I am not the owner. Food is good and the place can seat about 16 -20 only. Not much room for any more.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull
  • Phone Number: +44 121 744 8088
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