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Don Giovanni Ristorante

358 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-5426
+1 212-581-4939
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
DESCRIPTION
Located in Hell's Kitchen, Don Giovanni is the place to go for families with children. The restaurant serves a variety of Italian-style food to its enthusiastic diners, who've...More
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
358 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-5426
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the few places that I’m not reviewing for you...I’m reviewing for me, so that I won’t forget the name, or confuse it with somewhere else on my future NYC visits. This place is clearly about the food. They cram in too...More

Thank gone2explore
Don G, Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words, we take pride of our pizza & staff

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Quick dinner before catching a show. We were able to be seated immediately, but the restaurant did fill up quickly. We had the cheesy garlic bread for an appetizer and I had the Ziti Don Giovonni for dinner. The ziti had a very tasty pink...More

Thank 37ashleew
Don G, Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind word, the ziti Don Giovanni is one of our most famous dish

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This place is what I would call a hidden gem! Me and my partner absolutely loved everything about this place. Wasn't overly crowded which we liked as we're starting to get a little fed up with crammed in restaurants around New York. We had lots...More

Thank prettymousey95
Don G, Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We really appreciate your kind word, and would love you to come back to try our famous brick oven pizza

Reviewed 9 January 2018

My wife and i ate in here with our baby girl on our last night in NYC. It was just along from our hotel and thought we would pop along for some good food. The food itself was pretty average compared to all the other...More

Thank McPherson9
Don G, Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi , First we are sorry for your experience. The only reason that we would charge a service charge is if you had a party of 6 and over come in the restaurant. The policy of the restaurant is to charge an 18% gratuity for...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018

I ordered shrimp fettuccine alfredo as a delivery through grub hub. I would've done better buying a jar of Barilla sauce at the grocery store. The alfredo sauce was bland and beyond helping as I added salt, pepper, oregano and grated parmesan before giving up...More

Thank Stephanie Joy S
Don G, Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

I can see that you very upset, Nina tried to remedy the situation. we do not heat up food and mistakes happens in every restaurant, thank you for making us aware. we will look into the matter immediately.

Reviewed 1 January 2018

It was a very pleasurable experience on an extremely cold evening. They don't take reservations so we managed to get inside the door out of the cold and it only took a few minutes before we had a spot at the bar to wait for...More

Thank RayNomotoRobison
Don G, Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words, we do have 2 locations 358 west 44th street is the uptown location 214 10th ave is the down town location we are looking forward to see you again

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Went to this place before a broadway show. I was impressed. Speedy service with large variety. I liked the clam pie.

Thank Daniel M
Don G, General Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you for visiting us and hope to see you soon. Happy Holiday

Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

It was very nice..6 persons and everybody liked the food..except papardeles because was full of garlic !..

Thank ingrind
Don G, Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

thank you for the review, we're Italian and love garlic, please let us know in your next visit to lighten the garlic

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

I went for my 40th birthday meal, we had a fantastic meal both enjoyed our dinners. I would recommend the meatballs and spaghetti it was delicious. The restaurant wasn’t overly busy but got busy towards the end of our meal. We had an endless supply...More

Thank Becky M
Don G, Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Thank you Becky for your kind words, we're looking forward to see you again

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We were staying near to this restaurant and we were fed up with everything being served with fries! Food was traditionally Italian and was probably the best priced meal during our stay in NYC Service was good and food very tasty- Pizzas highly recommended! Carafe...More

Thank TheBurgerReviewer
Don G, Manager at Don Giovanni Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

We appreciate your kind words.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$75
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:45 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:45 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:45 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:45 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:45 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:45 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 358 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-5426
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-581-4939
Description
Don Giovanni has been serving delicious, affordable Italian cuisine in the Theater District for almost a quarter of a century. We are wholly a family affair, and our traditional Neapolitan restaurant boasts both a warm atmospheres and a lovely outdoor cafe. Pizzas are Don Giovanni’s specialty, with over twenty to choose from. Baked in our old fashioned coal fired brick oven, the dough is thin, crisp, and bursting with flavor. Fan favorites include our traditional Margherita Pizza, Quattro Formaggi, Pizza Pomodori, and White Clam Pizza. Don Giovanni has established itself as Time Square's best bargain and the premier place for delicious Italian cuisine. Don Giovanni Ristorante accepts orders online for pickup and delivery.
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