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Don Giovanni's

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9-13 Causeway Street, Portrush BT56 8AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7082 5516
Today
17:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 17:30 - 23:00
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Just OK I had vegetable pizza which was very doughy and heavy the toppings were a biy tasteless and soggy reminded me of frozen food. Husband had chilli beef pasta which was ok but got a bit sickening the atmosphere is nice I won't be back but it's certainly not the worst meal I've had

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Thank starfire1984
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

If you want a brilliant Italian fayre etc at decent prices and good service then you won't be disappointed with this place. I've been going here for years and never ever had a bad experience. They have this spot on!!! The pizzas are to die for too!!! I cannot speak highly enough of this place!!! Keep up the great great... More 

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1 Thank Alistair T
Belfast, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Never seems to busy in here, yet the times we have visited the food has been good. Serving staff are attentive and good.

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1 Thank ZZTopperless
Belfast, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent Italian food, great value in pleasant surrounding. Staff friendly and helpful. Good value. Consistently high quality dishes.

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1 Thank Trevor C
Upper Franconia, Germany
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed in Portrush for a couple of days. On our first evening we stopped at Don Gio's as all the other places seemed to be overcrowded. The atmosphere inside is very nice, not much noise from the street and quiet Jazz/ Blues music. We had the fish of the day (cod) with rosemary potatoes and a... More 

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1 Thank Lucca S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Probably one of the worst meals I have had at a Restaurant in recent memory. We ordered a Pizza and some pasta dishes and all were extremely flavorless. Honestly the Pizza & Pasta reminded me of school dinners.

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1 Thank Robert P
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Went mid week when staying with friends for a few days.Lovely Italian food, good menu choice and reasonably priced. Staff very attentive.

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Thank Karen C
Belfast
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant a few times and it every time we go it gets a little worse. The first time we went about 3 years ago the pizza was amazing and we go back hoping to get it again but unfortunately we are disappointed. We ordered a kids pizza that was inedible as the base was burnt... More 

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Thank Cheryl C
Llandudno, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

The restaurant was very quiet when we were there despite all of the ones around the harbour area being very busy. The food was tasty but nothing out of the ordinary. The most annoying thing I found was to be charged £1.75 for a small glass of flat coke poured from a large bottle, this is off-putting and false economy.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

was fine. meal was good. went as soon as they opened so wait time was nill. Totally Italian though so no Guiness to be had. We all shared a dessert as couldnt bring food with us

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-13 Causeway Street, Portrush BT56 8AB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Portrush
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7082 5516

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