Pasta became a staple of Italian fare after Roman Emperor Caligula famously appointed a plate of lasagna to the Senate. Elect to eat decadently with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $20 for $40 worth of Italian cuisine and drinks
- $35 for $70 worth of Italian cuisine and drinks for four or more
- $50 for $100 worth of Italian cuisine and drinks for two on Valentine’s Day<p>
The menu showcases appetizers of clams casino ($9) and entrees of eggplant parmesan ($18.95), chicken florentine over housemade linguine ($23.95), and veal-and-shrimp piccata served with mushroom-and-artichoke risotto ($29.95). The restaurant is closed Sundays and Mondays.<p>
Exposed brick cuts away to views of seaside murals in the dining room at Giovanni's Ristorante, setting the mood for rustic Italian recipes that draw heavily from ocean waters. In the kitchen, chefs roll housemade gnocchi dumplings and top housemade linguine with frutti di mare, a mélange of shrimp, scallops, and clams sautéed in madeira wine. Wines from around the world complement other classic entrees, such as veal scaloppine and chicken marsala. Patrons can imagine sea breezes in the Mediterranean-inspired dining room, dine alfresco to the sounds of a bubbling koi pond on a seasonal terrace, or call meetings in a private room with WiFi, a projector, and audio piped in through tubes of rigatoni.