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Giovannelli's

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Lower Bridge Street, Killorglin 00000, Ireland
353871231353
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Castlemaine, Ireland
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love this place! Amazing food made from excellent local and specially imported ingredients - fresh homemade pasta just how they make it in Italy, perfectly cooked local meat and seafood, as well as homegrown vegetables and salad. Staff are lovely and only too happy to help. There's also a deli counter at the back, so you can continue to pig... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten here a few times now and it is always a fabulous treat. The waitress was friendly and humorous, as well as being very well up on her knowledge of Italian Food. Then there is the food which never disappoints. The wines on offer were excellent. Overall it's a place I will be recommending Whenever someone wants to... More 

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Thank Tim M
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is like being in Italy! That us the highest compliment I can pay this restaurant, the food is divine! Tagliatelle with tomatoes and carpaccio starters were superb, followed by seared tuna, rack of lamb and pepper steak, tiramisu affagato, and gelato, we were in heaven. Service is impeccable, friendly and knowledgable. Very accommodating when we had to change reservation.restaurant... More 

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Ickenham
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent Friday evening meal after arriving in Kilorglin. Specials of linguine with lobster and shellfish, and black sole really were special. Fantastic white wine that complimented the food. All staff from waiting to owner were helpful and friendly. Can't wait for my next visit.

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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in on the off chance last night, of celebrating our 24th Wedding Anniversary whilst on holiday in Ireland. The moment we entered we were made extremely welcome and the food was outstanding - especially the tirimasu which was made in the morning! The service was efficient and friendly with a permanent dose of Irish humour and bone amis.... More 

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Lopez Island, Washington
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant. The food was terrific. We had the Linguine with lobster and shellfish and the rack of Kerry lamb. Each dish was prepared simply with wonderful flavors and all fresh ingredients. Amy was our server and she could not have been better. We told her what type of wine we desired and her recommendation was spot... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

What an unexpected find. Right on the main street. Great food, excellent service and wonderful ambiance. Lamb is exceptional. The service is friendly and helpful. The owner came out to welcome us.

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Killarney, Ireland
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Had a fantastic meal at Giovannelli's last night. Great food and service. Lovely Atmosphere. Staff incredible. Will return again!

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Killarney, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We had read and heard many first rate reports, and we eventually got the opportunity to put it to the test last evening. It is everything that has been reported, Absolutely Excellent Cuisine, scallops and mozzarella for starters, rack of lamb (medium rare) and mussels linguine for main course, enjoyed with a classic chianti, it was all that we wanted... More 

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Backwell, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

This is a lovely intimate Italian Restaurant, but the menu is far better and more varied than the usual Italian. Lots of interesting fish dishes, as well as super variations on locally resourced food. Friendly and helpful service, and the food cooked beautifully by the owner. A lovely place and highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $37
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Bridge Street, Killorglin 00000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killorglin
  • Phone Number: 353871231353

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