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McGovern's Restaurant

Main Street, Malahide, Ireland
+353 1 828 3906
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (26 reviews)
“steak” (49 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Street, Malahide, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 309 reviews

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Had a really great burger here - there was a really good value with the early bird special. One complaint: I asked for a Jamison NEAT, and got it on the rocks...

Thank jafrink
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Hadn't been here for a while as our last experience wasn't great. Nothing has changed unfortunately. The food is fine, the restaurant is nice and the menu is good. In fact for casual dining this is ok. It's such a pity that the staff do...More

2  Thank Gary D
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Lunch here on our first day in lovely Malahide. Many places were closed, so we took a chance on McGoverns (no Tripadvisor review at hand!). Delighted we ate here. Delicious mussels and superb seafood chowder. You're on the Irish coast, so seafood ought to be...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Are here in a Saturday night place was really busy but never felt we had to wait for service which was excellent. Food was amazing and general atmosphere was fab. Will certainly be going back when we are next in the area xx

Thank Lilathea
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

McGovern's is a great little restaurant. There's great choice on the menu and good value. Their burgers are delicious! And I adore their pâté! They offer fish dishes, yummy salads, and lots of great starters! Staff are incredibly friendly and accommodating! Outside seating area for...More

Thank Megmillsor
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I was advised by some colleagues visiting Malahide to have a steak at McGoverns Restaurant . I was not disappointed at all cooked exactly as I wanted it medium to well done and it tasted fantastic.

Thank Robbo201248
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Love this restaurant, the chicken wings and the chicken pate are delicious! staff are great! make sure to book cause it's hard to get a table otherwise!

Thank jetsetter2393
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I've been to McGoverns so many times and have never had a bad experience. The food is fabulous- my sister who doesn't live close by craves their burgers and has to come visit to have some! It's a wonderful restaurant for families.

Thank Foodismylife1
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Stopped in for lunch and everything was excellent. Atmosphere, food and staff made it very enjoyable. I thought the food was very good and the prices were very reasonable. Nice wine selection, menu had good selection as well. If you like lemon try the Lemon...More

Thank Kris D
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal tonight. Service and staff very good. Nicely priced but when you get charged 90c for a wee dash of lime, really annoys me. Will be back many times and thanks for tonight

1  Thank Tobler49
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Malahide, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Malahide
  • Phone Number: +353 1 828 3906
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