Gianni’s Italian Bistro for Italian Food Lovers in Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek, CAWelcome to Gianni’s, an Italian bistro that has been serving up delicious cuisine to the Bay Area community since 2012. Our contemporary take on classic Italian dishes features fresh, high-quality ingredients and flavors from all regions of Italy. As a family-owned and operated restaurant, we pride ourselves on creating an inviting atmosphere where dining at Gianni’s feels like gathering around the dinner table.


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Visit on Mondays for Our Tips for Change Night

Looking for a way to give back to the community while enjoying a delicious meal? Look no further than Tips for Change at Gianni’s! Every Monday night, volunteers from a local nonprofit join the Gianni’s team as servers for the evening, and all tips and 10% of sales from the night go directly towards a designated local charitable organization.

Gianni’s has been hosting Tips for Change since 2012 and has raised over $100,000 for charity annually. This event is specifically geared towards smaller, local nonprofits in need of funding, and scheduling is done up to a year in advance. So, make a reservation for any Monday night to indulge in contemporary Italian cuisine while supporting the community. By dining at Gianni’s during Tips for Change, you can make a difference in the lives of those in need.

An Italian Getaway Without Leaving Walnut Creek

Craving creamy burrata or savory seafood pasta? With every bite of Gianni’s award-winning cuisine, you can experience the flavors and atmosphere of Italy without ever leaving the city. Our extensive wine list also features a wide variety of Italian wines that perfectly complement our dishes. From our Tips for Change events that give back to the local community to our commitment to using sustainable ingredients, Gianni’s embodies the values and traditions of Italy.

Let Us Cater Your Next Walnut Creek Event

Gianni’s is a fantastic dining destination and an excellent choice for catering your next Walnut Creek event or party. Whether you’re hosting a small gathering or a large celebration, we offer a range of party packages to suit your needs.

Our party packages serve ten people each and offer a variety of delicious Italian dishes. The Favorite package includes Maccheroni pasta with sweet Italian sausage, peas, roasted bell pepper, and tomato cream, as well as a Cesare salad and a crispy Romaine salad with house-made croutons, Parmesan cheese, and Cesare dressing.

We offer a Design Your Own Pasta and Salad Package if you want to customize your catering order. This package allows you to choose one full tray of pasta and one large salad from our pasta and salad menu.

For larger events, our Celebration Package is an excellent choice. This package includes your choice of one full tray of entrée, one full tray of pasta, one large salad, and house-baked bread. To top it off, the package comes with mini donuts filled with vanilla custard and chocolate sauce, making it the perfect way to celebrate any occasion.

No matter which party package you choose, you can be sure that we will provide delicious and high-quality food that will impress your guests. With our commitment to using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients and our dedication to exceptional customer service, Gianni’s is the perfect choice for all of your catering needs.

Make your event a delicious success – cater with Gianni’s today!

At Gianni’s, we are proud of our accomplishments and recognition in the industry. Our co-owner, Melanie, was named Businessperson of the Year by the San Ramon Chamber of Commerce, while the Danville Chamber recognized our restaurant as Business of the Year. We have also received prestigious awards from the State of California, including the Small Business of the Year award in 2018 and 2021. This recognition is a testament to our commitment to community, quality ingredients, and sophisticated simplicity. We are honored to be one of only 60 out of 3.3 million small businesses in California to receive this award, and we strive to maintain this level of excellence every day.


Gianni’s Italian Bistro also serves the following cities: Danville, DublinLivermorePleasanton, and San Ramon.