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Rua 25 de Abril 83, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
+351 282 763 922
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Carterton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Nothing much to criticise here. The food came out in good time and we all enjoyed it. One spaghetti dish, one chicken and two burger dishes. The waiter was particularly polite and I can't fault the service. Some reviews say there are better places to eat and they are probably right but our experience was a good one.

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Thank KDT999
Gibraltar
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

... I thought that the days when waiters in Italian restaurants felt it O.K, to be rude and off-hand with customers had long gone. It seems the message has not got through to the guys in DG yet - hopefully it will soon. The food wasn't that great either. My penne salmon was passable, just, My wife had spaghetti tuna... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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153 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

You get OK food so nothing wrong, but for us it was a typical chain style service. Nothing special, also on the menu to real signature dish or so.

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Thank inetbas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Very good restaurant with focus on small details...the tomato soup was super great! Also tried pizza and angus burger! Loved it!

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Thank Zsolt S
Deventer, The Netherlands
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

On Sunday many restaurants are closed so we ended up at Giovanni. Waiter was very slow and the food was expensive for the amount you get. Wine is also expensive but nice quality. Soup seems from package and salad was simple

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Thank Richard R
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We had just arrived in Lagos without a booking and although there was plenty of space, the attitude was something unusual. After sitting around for 15 mins without any acknowledgement, we decided to up and leave. We later found out that Benfica were playing and the staff were mainly following the game instead if the customers..... Shame because we had... More 

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Thank Keith A
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We took a starter, a pizza and a pasta. All were tasty and the 'size' was more than ok. Staff was friendly, prices fair, well located right in one of the main pedestrian streets of the wonderful city of Lagos. The only reason why I don't score it a 5 is the menu as the number of options for pizzas... More 

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Thank David A
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191 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I really wanted thin crust pizza in Portugal as I find good ones hard to find back home. You don't need a lot of ingredients to make something taste good. I'm glad we shared one (4 delightful slices each) instead of ordering one myself. People watch and linger with green wine as the service is a little slow.

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Thank brenda p
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79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Walked in on spec and we're seated at the back of the restaurant with its interesting high ceiling and arty wood work on the walls. The decor has had some thought pit into it. Food was good though - bread and olives to kick off with some really nice stuffed peppers, then tempura prawns for starter and a main of... More 

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Portugal
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is the Giovanni I like! After trying several concepts between, Don Giovanni is the same with partly new menu as it started.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 12:00
Monday
10:00 - 12:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 12:00
Thursday
10:00 - 12:00
Friday
10:00 - 12:00
Saturday
10:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 25 de Abril 83, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 763 922

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?