Carmelís Bistro Giovanni is the younger sister restaurant of Firok Shieldís da Giovanni. It is located on San Carlos between 5th and 6th Avenue in Carmel by the Sea, California. The restaurant opened 13 years ago. Carmelís Bistro is a casual option compared to the upscale da Giovanni. It has a warm, Tuscan feel, created by the dark orange and golden tones of the decor.The decor and casual feel gives Carmelís Bistro a homey vibe. Dining here feels like sitting in someoneís living room. Similar to da Giovanni, the menu at Carmel Bistro contains authentic Italian cuisine and fresh seafood. One of the highlights is Grandmaís Gnocchi, a rich and creamy family recipe. Seafood lovers will love the Pescetori, which is made with fresh seafood, tossed with linguini and a flavorful mix of white wine and garlic sauce. They are also known for their great steak specials, including Short Rib and Rib Eye. Carmelís Bistro has a full bar with an extensive wine list. They carry their own wine line called da Giovanni Cellars. They offer a selection of 27 da Giovanni wines. Carmelís Bistro is open 4:30-late every day of the week. They have both indoor and outdoor seating, with a dog friendly patio. Stop by Carmelís Bistro Giovanni for Italian cuisine in an atmosphere that feels like home!
San Carlos between 5th and 6th Street
Carmel By The Sea, CA 93921