Due to a high volume of business we are running a smaller version of our a la carte menu. Our full menu will be back tomorrow.
Please note our dishes may contain the following allergens, including but not limited to: Nuts, soy, mustard, fish, wheat egg and shellfish. Partially cooked items such as rare steaks are consumed at the customers own risk.
Calamari Fritti £9.95 Deep fried squid in butter with lemon
Insalata Caprese (V) £8.95 Fresh buffalo mozzarela with tomato, basil & oil
Antipasto Misto Prosciuttor £9.95 cured salami, olives and roasted pepper
Prosciutto e Melone Prosciutto £9.95 with fresh melon
Funghi alla Mimi e Coco Mushrooms £9.25 & spicy sausage in a creamy sauce
Penne Arrabiatta (V) £9.95 Pasta tubes tossed in tomato sauce with chilli & basil
Zuppa Italiana (V) £7.95 Home made soup
Cocktail di Gamberetti £8.95 Norwegian prawns in marie rose sauce
Polpette della Casa £9.45 Italian meatballs in garlic, basil and tomato sauce
Cozze Marinara Mussels £9.95 in white wine sauce or spicy tomato sauce
Breads and Sides
Bruschetta al Pomodoro £4.95 Toasted Italian breads with tomato & garlic
Pane Fresco £3.95 Fresh Bread
Pane all’aglio £4.25 Garlic Bread
Pane all’aglio e Mozzarella £4.95 Garlic bread with cheese
Patate al Burro £4.55 Roasted potatoes with rosemary and butter
Funghi al Burro £4.55 Sautéed mushrooms with garlic butter
Patate Fritte £4.55 Chips
Insalata Della Casa £5.50 Mixed salad leaves with cherry tomatoes
Pomodoro e Cipolla £5.50 Juicy beef tomatoes with sweet onions
Verdure alla Rustica £5.95 Marinated roasted peppers and courgettes
Select your favourite pasta from Spaghetti, Fettuccine or Penne and then choose a sauce from our selection of Italian favourites.
Bolognese Prime £14.95 Minced beef and pork, ripe tomatoes and garlic
Arrabbiata (V) £13.55 Fresh basil, tomatoes, chilli and garlic
Matribologna Smoked £14.35 Bacon in a tomato, spring onion and meat sauce
Specialita’ Di Giovanni £14.95 A creamy wine sauce with ham and mushrooms
Carbonara Piedmontaise £14.55 Sauce with bacon in a creamy egg yolk sauce
Alla Marinara £16.50 Tomato sauce with squid, mussels, clams and prawns
Spezzatino £18.95 Pasta quills with fillet steak pieces in garlic, mushroom & tomato
Lasagna £14.55 Layers of pasta filled with minced beef & tomato sauce
Fettucine £13.95 alla Crema e Funghi Fettucine in a mushroom cream sauce
Ravioli £14.95 Ravioli pasta filled with spinach and ricotta cheese
Penne Vodka Salmon £16.95 Salmon in a bechamel & vodka sauce
Risotto Modo Nostro £14.95 Arborio rice with peppers & bacon in a spicy sauce
Risotto alla Marinara £16.95 Arborio rice with seafood in garlic & tomato sauce
Fish & Poultry
Spaghetti Tiger Prawns £19.50 Chilli prawns in parsley, garlic, oil & tomatoes
Branzino alla Livornese £22.95 Fillet of sea bass with onion, olives & tomatoes
Salmone Alla Regina £19.95 Salmon dressed in a prawn and tomato sauce
Pollo al Pepe Nero £16.95 Chicken supreme in a pepper & brandy cream sauce
Pollo alla Cacciatore £16.95 Chicken with mushrooms, black olives & herbs
Veal & Beef
Vitello alla Giovanni £18.50 Veal sauteéd in cream, wine, mushrooms & bacon
Vitello alla Parmigiana £18.50 Veal with tomato sauce & mozzarella cheese
Agnello al Forno £20.55 Welsh lamb shank in a red wine and vegetable stew
Bistecca al Barolo £23.95 Beef sirloin steak in a red wine sauce
Fillet Steak £29.50 8oz Welsh Fillet Steak
Veal Cutlet £22.00 Veal cutlet on the bone
Al Pepe Nero Sauce (Peppercorn, mushroom, mustard and brandy cream)
Alla Pizzaiola (Oregano, cracked peppercorns, roast garlic, olives & chilli) or
Tradizionale (Simply grilled, garnished with mushrooms and tomatoes)
Cacciatore Sauce (Mushroom, black olive & herbs of the game season)
Della Casa House White £17.95
(S) £5.95 (L) £7.95
Pinot Grigio £25.95 The best Italy's white of Burgundy, dry, and with a crisp, rich fruit structure.
Pinot Grigio £6.95 (S)
Pinot Grigio £9.95 (L)
Frascati £24.95 A full flavoured medium dry white with bags of ripe fruit and intense.
Chardonnay £24.95 Probably our best version of this noble grape from northern Italy with a fine smooth rich fruit flavour and refreshing taste on the palate.
Verdicchio £24.45 A fresh clean dry style with a hint of nuts and rich aroma.
Savignon Blanc £22.95 Wine with aromas of white flowers mixed with citrus, herbs and green peppers.
Sancerre £36.95 White Wine from the Loire Valley with it’s typical gooseberry flavour and herbaceous aromas.
Della Casa House Rose' £17.95 Bottle
Easy drinking rose' very pale brick red with a subtle aroma and dry medium flavour.
(S) £5.95 (L) £7.95
Pinot Grigio Rose' £25.95
Touch of Pinot Noir adds depth to a light refreshing style with cherry and Summer fruit flavours.
Pinot Grigio (S) £6.95
Pinot Grigio (L) £9.95
Della Casa House Red £17.95 Bottle
(S) £5.95 (L) £7.95
Amarone £69.95 A full bodied Italian wine from Verona, excellent with meat dishes.
Chianti Classico £28.95 A rich vibrant fruit character with hints of cherry, plum and a full floral bouquet. (L) £10.95
Probably Italy's best seller, easy, yet soft and well balanced on the palate.
Merlot £24.95 Bottle (L) £9.95
Spicy red cherry aromas lead to ripe cherry and berry flavors with toasty oak, spice and vanilla notes.
Montepulciano D'Abruzzo £25.95
One of Italy's best known red grapes.
Red tending, light aroma and distinctive, pleasant, full, harmonious, tending to velvety with age.
A light dry fizzy wine with refreshing zest finish.
Giovanni's House Champagne £37.95
A stylish champagne.
Moët & Chandon £89.00
A stylish champagne known for its lighter flowery elegance.
Moët & Chandon Rose' £95.00
A beautiful fruity pink champagne with distinctive flowers aromas.
Laurant Perrier Rose' £125.00
A beautiful pink champagne.
Dom Perignon £295.00
The best of France's classic champagne
Giovanni's On the Hayes (38)
Cardiff, CF10 1AJ
Giovanni's In Park Place (8)
Cardiff, CF10 3DP
10-11 Mill Lane
Cardiff, CF10 1FL
Monday to Thursday 12pm 3pm then 5pm till 11pm last orders Friday to Sunday Open all day 12pm to 11pm last orders
Monday to Thursday 12pm 3pm then 5pm till 11pm last orders Friday to Saturday Open all day 12pm to 10.30pm last orders