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Franzini O'Brien's

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French's Lane, Trim, Ireland
+353 E+11
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Mold, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with our family for a post Christmas treat. My husband had the pork ribs which he said were fantastic. The rest of us had pizzas which were lovely too. The menu was extensive, and you could order cocktails too. The staff were pleasant and service quick. The ambience was lovely and unusual and it felt like a little... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good food in good prices. Staff was professional and helpful. Nice interior and comfortable seats. If you love meat you must ask for ribs... well and share it with two others ;) It is massive!

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Thank 0volt
Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Five of us went for a birthday dinner here at the start of December. The meal was lovely, the staff were friendly. Dessert for the birthday girl was beautifully presented with happy birthday written on the plate and a candle and everything. This restaurant caters for everyone from groups to couples to families.

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Thank Stef_IRL
San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Before our tour of Trim Castle we wanted to grab a bite to eat, expecting to grab a sandwich. Franzini's is right across the street from the castle, and Aiden the manager assured us they could serve us in time for our tour, so we decided to have lunch there. The food was AMAZING! I got the ribs, which were... More 

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Thank JRBinSF
Drogheda, Ireland
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69 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Overall the experience was good, a little detail to dessert would be good example Banoffi ( meringue shell , banana and Carmel sauce drizzled over served with cream ???) Very disappointed with bill, Tuesday night 6 of us and a service charge ... ,

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Thank LizDoyle1
Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

If you have any food allergies, tread carefully in here. On a recent visit and having made our dietary requirements quite clear, we were still served up a starter that aroused our suspicions. Ascertaining whether the starter was ‘safe’ for us to eat proved problematic. The waitress had no idea what was contained in the sauce. Not a clue. The... More 

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Mendocino, California
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110 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Had a lovely dinner here while staying in Trim. We were able to take advantage of the early bird menu and found it to be very good. Two of us had pasta (mine was spaghetti bolognese and it was great) and one a vegetarian pizza and we all enjoyed our choices. The service was good and the atmosphere pleasant. Overall... More 

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Thank BabyBoomerNorCal
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely food and romantic and cosy. Very popular place to eat with lovely views of trim castle. Family friendly and can organise group bookings to suit if needed.. will go back..

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Thank Denise F
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely place for lunch or dinner, fab food, friendly staff and good prices with an early bird menu available. I eat here on a regular basis and will continue to do so

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Napa
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283 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Very pleased with our dinner here. Had the carrot soup, smoked salmon and fish and chips. It was very good with generous portions and fish was fresh. Staff was welcoming and attentive.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, American, Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: French's Lane, Trim, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Trim
  • Phone Number: +353 E+11

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