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Giovannelli's

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Lower Bridge Street, Killorglin 00000, Ireland
+353 87 123 1353
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Bellaire, Texas
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a delicious meal here and first class service. When I raved about my fillet my husband asked the chef how he cooked it so perfectly. The chef gave us detailed cooking instructions. The chef and staff went out of the way to provide excellent food and service.

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Thank dgtravels
Dublin, Ireland
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we rang to book, early that morning we spoke to the owner/chef, who was out in the garden picking salads and herbs. Now that was impressive! We had the shellfish linguine, and the other option which included a lobster. We asked for the spicy version. It was lovely, with obvious elements of fresh chilli and sliced garlic visible in... More 

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Thank PatrickAndBernie
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for sat night dinner. Beautiful homemade pasta, beef ravioli for starter in a sage and butter sauce and whole lobster and mussels linguini. My bf had a monster steak. Great Italian wine and cheese plate rounded off a very enjoyable evening. Service was great also. Highly recommend

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Thank burb2goodxx
Kells, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Food is super, good rack off lam,outstanding Dover sole melting in your mouth steak tender potatoes always that extra,mmmmmm service very plesant

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Thank dykstra2016
Tralee, Ireland
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52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a small place, with limited number of tables. The owner is the chief, and a very talented chief too. After you have dined, he comes round to your table for a chat and to ensure that everything was right with the meal. A very unique touch, from a very human person. The waitress has been there for over... More 

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Thank Mal P
Killorglin, Ireland
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Small, but still spacious enough not to feel cramped. Owner on premises is always a good sign - and it holds true for Giovannelli's as well. Just enough background music to keep atmosphere relaxed, but nothing intrusive. Service was friendly and personal. The food...well, you expect it to be excellent, because this is a small boutique restaurant and it is... More 

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Thank Martin D
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Went there a couple of times over the years and always very good food and great service. Last week was no exception perfect sole on the bone and scallops as a starter. We will be back again!!

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Thank kerry2019
Tralee, Ireland
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Really nice, small & cosy place. Great atmosphere. Expensive enough but the food is really good. The seafood linguine looks fantastic. I had the black sole and it was really nice. The bottle of house red we had was excellent too.

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Thank Robert T
Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The best meal in Ireland, could not fault any dish. The chef took the time to come out to the table after the meal and have a chat. All produce so fresh..the wait staff were attentive and knew their menu..loved it

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Thank TAW
Melbourne, Australia
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic restaurant. We had lobster bisque, gnocci gongonzola, linguini with shellfish, tiramisu, valpolicella, and coffee - all excellent. The staff were attentive without over servicing. We have eaten at the best italian restaurants around the world and this is up there - highly recommended!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$37
Cuisine
Italian, European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Bridge Street, Killorglin 00000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killorglin
  • Phone Number: +353 87 123 1353

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?