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Fish Shack Cafe Malahide

1 The Diamond, New Street, Malahide K36 V273, Ireland
+353 1 544 0544
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scampi” (20 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1 The Diamond, New Street, Malahide K36 V273, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for an evening meal after nearly being high jacked by another restaurant owner in town ( will not mention them as would be totally negative) Immediately made to feel at ease by the waiter ( didn’t get his name unfortunately) was relaxed &...More

1  Thank SpikeWestYorkshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this cafe to have very friendly staff. Food is excellent. The fish and chips were the best I have had in a long time.

Thank helencameron7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my husband popped in here for a meal on Saturday during the summer. We started with the fish shack platter for two and then had some calamari and some shrimp nachos. The platter was good, the calamari was ok and the nachos were...More

1  Thank ruthm_ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay. The food was served quickly and was delicious. The beer was super. The desert was lovely too.

Thank Hedderley
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We went here before summer and really enjoyed our food! Went back last night for my husbands birthday.... Staff where preoccupied, more interested in socializing and all had a rub of a dog that was in the restaurant. Must of been a friend or something...More

3  Thank Slunkymonkey
PadraicHanley, Owner at Fish Shack Cafe Malahide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Slunky Monkey, I apologise for calling you names but for some reason you are using that name to make this complaint. Firstly, I really do not understand why people take to TripAdvisor to complain of a bad experience in a restaurant, TripAdvisor are not...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

My family ate at the fish shack. I wanted to see the lobster. A young man, told us the story of this family run, wonderful business with so much pride x The food was lush.. Me the seafood pasta, him the freshest scampi I’ve ever...More

Thank funfoodandtoilets
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

First off Malahide is a hidden treasure that we were so happy to stumble upon. We were recommended Fish Shack Cafe by our taxi driver and boy was he right. The mussels were basically the best we’ve ever had and we make a point to...More

Thank N5227OS
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Popped in for lunch Saturday the 4th (August). Was seen to a table straight away by friendly staff, who quickly followed up with refreshments. Menu is a lovely selection of different styles of fish offerings, from bakes, to pasta, fillets to whole lobster. An excellent...More

Thank Dave_Gibney
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We loved our meal. The food was all well prepared. The sampler plate was the perfect option for lunch. The fried items were light and not greasy at all. I recommend trying one of the excellent beers on tap!

Thank Jenn K
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Relaxed family atmosphere with great service and great seafood and fish dishes. Also dog friendly in the outside seating area(covered and heated)

Thank Sebastiangva
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26 August 2018|
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Response from ERH15 | Reviewed this property |
Hi we just turned up, literally 2 minutes from the station and friendliest of staff. Great spot!
Lottie 0
11 April 2017|
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Response from PadraicHanley | Property representative |
Hi Lottie, We do have a Take Home menu and if you would like to email us we will send you a copy of that menu. Many Thanks & Kind Regards, Padraic.
Laurence D
22 October 2016|
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Response from ceefax56 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 The Diamond, New Street, Malahide K36 V273, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Malahide
  • Phone Number: +353 1 544 0544
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