Giovanni Ristorante is Nashville's premier Italian restaurant, offering a wide range of delicious homemade pastas, risotto, truffles, imported cheeses, veal, prime beef, fresh seafood, and homemade Italian bread and desserts. The restaurant has been serving excellence and style since 2008 when it moved to Nashville from Mid-Town Manhattan. Chef Giovanni Pinato oversees the kitchen and ensures the highest quality in every dish. The restaurant is located in a beautiful house resembling a Tuscan villa and features Venetian-style décor with authentic plaster walls imported from Venice and Mantova. Private dining rooms are available for special events or parties.