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US$5 - US$33
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews pizza bruschetta steak chicken sea bass italian food vegan menu our waiter dinner with friends fabulous food from start to finish friday evening lovely atmosphere an early bird would highly recommend this restaurant great menu waiting staff
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch there today for family of six. Left waiting for over 45 mins for main course to arrive. Staff are experts at avoiding eye contact with you even though the place want that busy at the time. Staff seemed more interested in chatting and...flirting with each other than serving customers.More

Date of visit: January 2023
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Reviewed 22 October 2022 via mobile

Had a dinner with friends here.Staff where very nice, Food took a small bit of time to arrive but it was well worth the wait. Outstanding rob-eye and yummy Donatellos pizza.Definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 4 October 2022

Recently ate here off the early bird menu, when dropping daughter to college. Delicious food excellent service.. attention to detail & courteous service from pleasant & efficient staff a most pleasant experience. Will be happy to eat here again. Anne

Date of visit: September 2022
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Reviewed 1 October 2022

Fabulous food and atmosphere. The place was really busy, but the food come out quickly and the service was helpful and friendly. Seafood risotto and ribs were very taste. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 14 August 2022 via mobile

Lovely meal here. It was very busy but the service friendly. Chicken liver pate to start, lovely bread and crackers with it. Fantastic pork ribs for main, falling off the bone. Herself had lasagne for main, it wasn't hot enough for her liking but that's...the case in most restaurants. Brought up to temperature without a fuss. Nice cocktail and Irish coffee. Will return.More

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed 5 August 2022 via mobile

Mediocre food, very expensive. You get the impression of being ripped off your money as much as possible. Kids food presented without any love, portions are small, prices are high, quality is mediocre to worse.

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed 24 July 2022 via mobile

Great Sunday dinner . The place was packed but the food was excellent, beutiful presentation of dishes. We will be back soon.

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed 24 July 2022 via mobile

We booked at short notice and have to say we could not fault the service and food in anyway. Staters main courses and deserts with a few bottles of red wine. Lovely staff and great food. Will be back

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed 7 July 2022 via mobile

Had dinner with Friends here last Sat 2Jul food was lovely & the Service was fantastic, waiter couldn’t do enough for us highly recommend

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed 7 July 2022

Had food here with my husband and nephew who is 9, pasta was not fresh but sadly dried seafood frozen. Had mussels to start and they were awful not fresh, very over priced and they want you to eat fast get out so the can...fill your seat shame will not return.More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 30 June 2022

We enjoyed a fantastic meal here last night. Delicious food from starter to main course, service was good too. We’ll be back.

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 26 June 2022 via mobile

Visited the restaurant yesterday night. The place was really busy, but the service was friendly and helpful. Steak cooked to perfection and tasty pizza. We will be back.

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 26 June 2022

To say I was disappointed is putting it mildly we went out for a special evening and it was a total disaster from start to finish. We waited for twenty minutes before anybody came to the table despite eye contact they were just too busy....Having placed our order we waited again for another ten minutes for our wine. Then it happened all over again we waited for our food which was not worth the wait . I tried to eat to save the evening but all I wanted was to get out of there. We have such happy memories of the old Donatellos where we shared beautiful food and it was Italian food and it tasted and was always served to the highest standard. Unfortunately you have lost it . We subsequently met up with friends when we adjourned to a local bar whose experience was as bad if not worse.More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 24 June 2022

The price of 2 tiny rib starters and 2 miserable pizzas one of which had no chicken on it at all was disgraceful at just 60 euro . Vale and quality not acceptable

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 8 June 2022

Had graduation dinner here today Steak, chicken various starters and desserts. Lovely atmosphere, food excellent. Service great, lovely competent staff, very nice maitre d' I would highly recommend and will definitely return.

Date of visit: June 2022
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You have absolutely nothing whatsoever to be nervous about! Our Restaurant 'La Maison Donatellos' is the oldest & one of the most charming, inviting & friendlies family run restaurants in Maynooth. We are a bit confused as... More
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DONATELLO’S RESTAURANT, Maynooth - Menu, Prices & Restaurant Reviews - Tripadvisor

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Donatello’s Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5