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Townyard Lane, Malahide, Ireland
+353 1 845 1733
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Townyard Lane, Malahide, Ireland
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

It's impossible not to love this place. It's been a part of the landscape in Malahide for years and has evolved with it. Service & food are always tops!!

Thank sillybighat
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We wanted a good meal, we’ve tried Giovannis before and we weren’t disppointed. Excellent garlic bread, thin crust pizza and beers What’s not to like :)

Thank Brenda D
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We had an evening meal here yesterday. We were a party of eight, a mixture of kids and adults. We went straight to main course, a mixture of pizzas and pasta dishes! Everyone in our party raved about the food. We waited awhile to get...More

Thank karl p
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Celebrated a birthday here with a party of 21 adults and 3 children. Rachel our primary waitress went above and beyond. She was fantastic. The kitchen , although small, got everything out at the exact same time. All food was delicious. Having reviewed previously and...More

Thank JD S
Reviewed 23 May 2018

We went for a meal one evening recently. The food is traditional Italian. It was tasty but a little bit jaded in presentation. The premises needs a refurb.

Thank wardie2017
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We visited on a busy weekend and were seated quickly. The restaurant itself is in need of some tlc and the staff in need of some training. While the girls were enthusiastic and tried to be helpful, I got the impression that they were out...More

1  Thank Jay K
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Although they were busy we waited about 10 minutes for service. Some of our party's bruschetta starters were cold and the bread was reheated and as tough as old boots. We had to ask for water. I had pesto tagliatelli with prawns and shrimp which...More

1  Thank Philip C
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I should probably give it 5 stars as always had the best experience here. Nice food, friendly atmosphere and suitable for family, friends, formal or casual dining. Will always recommend it to family and friends.

Thank Kauser R
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I was part of a party of 6 on Saturday night. The staff were friendly, the atmosphere was great and the food was fabulous. We all had a great start to our celebrations.

1  Thank SineadTMcG
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Just read a few comments below. From first hand experience the owner of Giovanni's is the oldest established restaurantaur in Malahide. He loves his customers. But if you are rude. He will give everything back to you. Maybe don't be rude. 25 years in the...More

1  Thank IrishItalianna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Townyard Lane, Malahide, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Malahide
  • Phone Number: +353 1 845 1733
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