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Uncle Brando

Market Square, Mallow, Ireland
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Ranked #8 of 17 Restaurants in Mallow
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
County Cork, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Me and my wife come here all the time and we have never been disappointed. The restaurant itself is very well laid out and it is absolutely spotless. The staff are very friendly and always do what they can to help. The portion sizes and prices are very reasonable. The food is delicious and we'll worth a visit.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Great food served up by friendly staff in an exceptional atmosphere. I had steak risotto for my main course and it could not be faulted. I will certainly be going back to this gem of a restaurant !

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

We booked just before the Christmas rush as two couples. We ate a starter, main course and wine. the starters, of chicken salad, mussels, bruchetta, and mozzarella. Big dishes except for the mussels which were perfect,. Main course of a mix of pasta dishes and the wine was recommended by the most helpful and friendly waitress. I think herself and... More

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Cork, Ireland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013 via mobile

I don't like here. I've been twice. I gave it a second chance and still didnt like it. The last time I had pizza and it wasn't nice. My mother has been a few times and always feels sick afterwards so we won't be returning again. The decor and atmosphere inside the restaurant is nice though.

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Tralee, Ireland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

First time here. A little difficult to find but well worth the effort. Staff are so friendly. Menu is fabulous and excellent kids choices

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

We ate here on Valentine's. Food and service excellent - just the right amount of time between courses. Enjoyed being able to relax, talk and enjoy our meal without a time by which to be finished which some restaurants ensure - especially on busy dates such as Valentine's! Pizzas and Pasta dishes are excellent

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Arbroath, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Portions are good, food was tasty, pizza was pretty delicious. None of our party had any complaints, it's a nice friendly place and the pub next door had live music 2 minutes walk away after our meal - just the job!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

Nice quiet location, friendly staff, food is very good but is expensive at night compared to other Italian resteraunts close by, but the lunch menu during the day is good value and food is of the standard of night time! Would recommend for a lunch visit!!

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Cork, Ireland
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

Avoid. Went there with a group for a special dinner. The service was horrendous. The food was good but you would be lucky to get exactly what you ordered. The owner was rude and unwelcoming despite taking the booking. She spent most of the night throwing dirty looks at our table. She also served the incorrect wine and was rude... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

I'm a local and I can't understand how Uncle Brando's is more popular. The food is absolutely outstanding and the price is reasonable enough. I've lived in a number of countries and this is definitely the nicest Italian I've been at.

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