Giovanni 1

6 Yeoman's Row , London, SW3 2AH

giovanni restaurant south west london italian

SquareMeal Review of Giovanni

Housed in a little mews running off Brompton Road, Giovanni has upped its game following a recent refurb – the newfound classiness reflected in the hordes of well-heeled locals who now flock here. Muted grey-green walls and concertina doors (a bonus in warm weather) have replaced the lairy yellow tones that went before, with dapper staff and oodles of white linen completing the handsome transformation. The kitchen deals in easy-to-please Italian sunshine food, with a healthy hit of seafood running through its dishes: think crab and avocado salad, creamy lobster spaghetti or grilled tuna steak with rocket alongside beef carpaccio and veal milanese. Desserts stick to classics such as pannacotta and gelato, while wines play it similarly patriotic. The website claims you might be lucky enough to spot a Hollywood A-lister among the tables – needless to say we didn't during our last visit.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

South Kensington Tube Station 593m

Knightsbridge Tube Station 687m

Address

Address: 6 Yeoman's Row , London SW3 2AH

Area: Knightsbridge

Opening times

Mon-Sun 12N-3pm 6-11pm

Nearby Landmarks

Harrods 354m

Victoria and Albert Museum 367m

Details

Telephone: 020 7591 0210

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Cuisine: Italian

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