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Silks

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Main Street, Malahide, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 845 3331
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County Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived with our party of 7 to what should have been a lovely evening but the restaurant was a disaster! Here is the litany.... 1. shown to a table which was perfectly laid out but the candle was never lit (minor fault). 2. Asked for water with our drinks. Had to ask a 3rd time before it was delivered to... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I have been patrons of Silks since it opened in Malahide many years ago. For the last few years the food was not to the high standard we were used to. They have had their problems and it closed for 3 Months. Thankfully they have reopened and we had a wonderful meal recently. The lighting needs to... More 

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Otttawa
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

I traveled on consecutive golf trips for groups of 14 and 20 and on both closing Saturday nights we smartly chose Silks for our finale dinner. The food was delicious and we were well looked after. We had our own room at the back of the restaurant and they set up two large tables to serve us. We let them... More 

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Wendover, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

6 of us had a business dinner here on a Monday night. The restaurant was quiet but the food was very good, the staff very friendly and the atmosphere informal.

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Thank goonerdspa66
Dublin
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

This is a very good Chinese in a nice premises in the centre of Malahide Town. Have had some very good late nights here, the food is very good and they don't rush you out - nice when you are there for a Celebration or with a Group late at night. The Service is also very good.

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Thank Pamela W
Dublin
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

Have been a few times and the food is very good, not the cheapest but I was never disappointed with what I ordered. It's unfortunately never really fully booked, which, on the other hand, makes it a good choice for a last minute dinner, even on a Friday night. The restaurant itself is not really heated and I was a... More 

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Thank chica771
Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

I have been eating at silks chinese restaurant for years now, the food is really lovely, but it tends to be a little pricey, lovely staff and beautiful decor. Will be back again.

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Thank Jennyontherock
Letterkenny, Donegal, Ireland
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145 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

I was in Silks restaurant for my in laws 30th Wedding Anniversary and it was wonderful. Now I was a bit taken aback by the staff who at first were not all that welcoming but it was a busy night and the place was busy. Our food was delicious and I could not fault it, while there was some confusion... More 

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St Helier, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

We looked at the reviews before we booked so were surprised to find the restaurant empty when we arrived, and then we were shown to a small table at the edge of the restaurant! The food was good (very large portions!) and the service will be better once the young waitress gets more confidence, the manager was on hand to... More 

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Thank SHARON K
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

Décor a bit aged, the food was really nice once we got it. Staff always seem in a rush and not too many smiles going. That said they often don't get the food out in record time, once waited 45 mins from order to starter. They cater for kids but I suspect they'd rather not.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Malahide, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 845 3331

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