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Franchini's Italian Restaurant

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Castemartyr Resort, Castlemartyr, Ireland
+353 21 421 9000
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (34 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Castemartyr Resort, Castlemartyr, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Superb customer service. The food and wine choices are very nice. Casual but very classy. This restaurant you can dine casual or dress up a little.

Thank Darryl B
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a fabulous meal here on Wednesday night. The food was utterly delicious with very generous portion sizes. The service was impeccable and our waitress Ciara was a gem as were all the staff, so friendly and accommodating. I was sitting under the air conditioning...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely family dinner here sitting outside on a lovely summers evening. The bruschetta was excellent. The food is good and the service was attentive.

Thank Carrie568
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing trip to Franchinis last night - particularly given the raving reviews of other guests. We ordered the mushroom risotto which tasted like creamed rice and the prawn and tomato spaghetti which had bland tomato sauce and plain spaghetti, dry, thrown together. For €19...More

Thank Aislinn S
Reviewed 11 June 2018

The service in Franchini's was what you would expect from a 5 star hotel and the staff were very friendly and polite and the food was very good too.

2  Thank Patrick Gerard/... H
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Great experience excellent food and ambiance and amazing waitress ciara made our visit friendly helpful cheerful knowledgeable nothing too much trouble 😀

Thank allisonslatz
Reviewed 2 June 2018

No, we didn’t have a booking but, Lucia found us a table ( twice 😃 ), Lucia was just a delight to talk with during the evening. Giving great advice for doing the cliff walk in Ballycotton, and taking the tour of Spike Island in...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

I had the prawn spaghetti- prawns were below average My wife had the butternut squash risotto, which she described as “totally tasteless “ The menu for us was very limited We would not return

1  Thank Golfphil
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

I keep returning as the food is so delicious & of course the lovely service from Lucia. This lady makes our visit & is so nice & very welcoming. Looking forward to my next visit which hopefully will be sooner rather than later.

Thank Buddylove77
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice restaurant good menu with a fine choice at reasonable prices Loved the desserts great fun and well presented Service was super and staff that night were hugely entertaining and chatty.Will be back.

Thank jondolWicklow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castemartyr Resort, Castlemartyr, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Castlemartyr
  • Phone Number: +353 21 421 9000
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