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330 S Oakwood, Detroit, MI 48217-1453
+1 313-841-0122
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
330 S Oakwood, Detroit, MI 48217-1453
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Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

I recently hosted a lunch meeting for 14 of my work associates and we had great service. I had chicken parmigiana and I was so full that I didn't eat the rest of the day.

Thank wjasman
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Excellent service, great food at resonable prices. On our "go to" list. The Resturant is in an industrial and safe area of Southwest Detroit.

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 3 July 2015

I have been to Giovanni's many times over the last 15 years, and the food is always excellent. It is well prepared and consistent time after time, and I am continually impressed each time I dine there. Their menu items always exceed my expectations, and...More

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

There for a special occasion on 6/24/15. Simply the best! Excellent food from starters to dessert and great service. This is our third visit and every meal has been exceptional. The owners take the time to visit with the guest and make you feel like...More

Thank Rick R
Reviewed 26 June 2015

My husband and I had a fabulous meal here last night. I would say it was one of the two best meals we've had in Detroit (the other being Joe Muer's). Giovanni's is in a part of town that might be off-putting. It's an industrial...More

1  Thank setter3
Reviewed 24 June 2015

The food was fabulous, and the service was excellent. It is definitely the go-to place for special occasions.

Thank Maggie B
Reviewed 14 June 2015

I surprised my husband for his birthday and took him here. He (and I) are very old school Italian. He is very fussy! He was thrilled! We had the best meal and experience we've ever had! The servers were the best and very attentive, without...More

3  Thank Cyndi P
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Went to Giovanni's for my per Mother's Day dinner. Giovanni's is not usually open on Sunday so we went the Saturday before Mother's day. We found that they were open on Mother's Day, but that did not spoil my dinner. It was wonderful; I had...More

1  Thank johnlh
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We get this place recommended by the concierge of our hotel as great Italian restaurant and chose it over a higher end chain restaurant nearby. The decision was a good one.Getting to the place was a bit awkward. The location is in an area with...More

1  Thank Joe K
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Just discovered this, thanks to Tripadvisor, yesterday, and was very pleasantly surprised even after having read the already promising reviews: the food is really excellent! delicious, fine, cuisine - I had feared that some of the dishes might be heavy, but they were not at...More

Thank dms20152015
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2 December 2016|
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Response from chikiemamma | Reviewed this property |
Dinner for two, we both each had two drinks, tip, around $130.
Chris S
12 December 2015|
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Response from mikehamm45 | Reviewed this property |
My wife threw a party there. I don't rember what the min price was. But I do remember a min. Perhaps it was 30$ but this was a few years back.
18 October 2015|
Response from setter3 | Reviewed this property |
Our dinner was about $110 with two glasses of wine, one appetizer, two entrees and two desserts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 S Oakwood, Detroit, MI 48217-1453
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-841-0122
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