Beef & Lobster - Malahide

4.8
24 reviews
€31 to €50
Steak
*We are hoping to open the restaurant on Friday 4th of December subject to Government Guidelines. In the event that indoor dining is prohibited, our Team will happily help you rearrange your booking to a later date. Please note timings and offerings are subject to change at the moment, we appreciate your patience and understanding during this difficult time*
A traditional steakhouse that focuses on Irish bred cattle and sustainable stock from rare breed herds that are traceable from farm to fork. Ribeye only use traditional Irish bred cattle and sustainable stock from rare breed herds that are traceable from farm to fork and that are a minimum of 60% plus genetic thoroughbreds. At Ribeye, we insist on all our beef being moderate to highly marbled to ensure the juiciest most flavoursome meat possible. During the cooking process, the marbling renders down leaving the meat full of flavour incredibly tender and so, so succulent!

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Contactless payment available
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Extra space between tables
What 24 People Are Saying
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4.8based on recent ratings
4.7
Food
4.9
Service
4.4
Ambience
4.5
Value
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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 16 September 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food was excellent. Would recommend Cote de Beouf. Will definitely, definitely be back. Thanks

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vipTilly
Dublin
7 reviews
Dined on 18 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had a fantastic meal here , steaks cooked to perfection, great menus and lovely wines.
Highly recommend 😍

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
4 reviews
Dined on 15 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Fantastic food - steaks were amazing. Lovely atmosphere and service. Will definitely be back. Thanks

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 15 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great rib eye steak and very friendly & accommodating staff

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
3 reviews
Dined on 9 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Great food for a great value. We really enjoyed ourselves would definitely go back!

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
3 reviews
Dined on 6 December 2019
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Food was really nice. We were made to feel welcome. The service was great!

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RossO
1 review
Dined on 15 November 2019
Overall2Food3Service3Ambience3

Wait staff were very pleasant but timespan for food to be served was very poor. We sat at 9 and our main was served at 10. Quality of the produce used was very average but prices are above average. We had 2 starters, 2 mains, one cocktail and a soft drink and it came to 90 euro before tip.
Was a disappointing meal, I won't be back.

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BlakeyS
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 21 August 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience2

Casual dining atmosphere and menu.
Had the filet beef - excellent cut of meat and cooked as ordered.
Service was very friendly and staff paid attention to their customers.

Beef & Lobster - Malahide
Responded on 4 September 2019

Thanks Blakey for your very honest feedback, much appreciated here at Beef & Lobster, Malahide!

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Markie28
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 18 August 2019
Overall3Food3Service2Ambience3

One of steaks over cooked and desserts never arrived despite 30 min wait. 3rd time there and this was the 2nd time steak was overcooked. Time to take business elsewhere.

Beef & Lobster - Malahide
Responded on 21 August 2019

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We pride ourselves on listening to our guests and have addressed this with our team. Please accept my sincere apologies for your disappointment. I can fully understand your frustration especially as it's the second time it happened which in my opinion is unacceptable. I will personally look into this matter myself in the hope that we can only improve going forward. Thanks again, your feedback is invaluable and a huge learning curve for us.

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JeanneK
1 review
Dined on 12 July 2019
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

Steak was absolutely fabulous. It was expensive but worth it

Beef & Lobster - Malahide
Responded on 21 July 2019

Great to hear Jeanne, thanks a mill. See you next time!

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BPollardBlueBar2019
London
7 reviews
Dined on 2 June 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Great food. quiet small venue. staff very frinedly and helpful. Had a nice quiet spot in the corner away from all other tables. Thankfully for the rest of the patrons as the people at my table were a little giddy. really enjoyed.

Beef & Lobster - Malahide
Responded on 19 June 2019

Hi There, Thank you for the great ratings, glad you enjoyed your recent visit to Beef & Lobster , Malahide. See you soon. The Reservations Team

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OpenTable Diner
6 reviews
Dined on 9 February 2019
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience5

Would highly recommend!!

Beef & Lobster - Malahide
Responded on 22 May 2019

Thanks so much for the recommendation and great ratings! We look forward to seeing you in the near future. The Reservations Team

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall1Food3Service3Ambience1

Unfortunately the music was so uncomfortable that we had to make our apologies and leave. This was within 10 minutes of sitting down so we didn’t get to experience the food. However we went over to bi Appetit and had a very enjoyable very good value dinner which I believe is serviced by the same kitchen,

Beef & Lobster - Malahide
Responded on 22 May 2019

Hi There, Many thanks for the feedback. I was sorry to hear the music was uncomfortable for you guys in Beef & Lobster. We will certainly look into this and rectify as we see necessary. Glad to hear you were well accommodated in our fabulous sister restaurant right next door, Bon Appetit! See you soon. The Reservations Team

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Nowak
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 3 January 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

I booked it suddenly and it was surprisingly Amazing! Taste of steak was exceptional! A real steak from real grill! Delicious! Desserts were also really tasty! Will definitely come back and would definitely recommend it to everyone!
Thanks.

Beef & Lobster - Malahide
Responded on 22 May 2019

Hi, Many thanks for your fantastic five star review. I was delighted to read you guys had super time recently tasting our delicious Irish Dry Aged Beef! We greatly appreciate all your comments and will share them with the whole team. See you next time! The Reservations Team

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 4 November 2018
Overall2Food4Service1Ambience3

Good food but very inattentive staff. It felt like one person was trying to juggle all of the tables (though the place wasn't full), while the other staff just did whatever they felt like. We waited a long time to be served, to have our plates cleared, etc. Perhaps the biggest issue though was a table of women who were playing some kind of game and squealing and cheering loudly throughout the meal. I love games and am a generally loud person, but there is a time and place for everything and brunch is not it. Rather than the staff asking them to be respectful to other customers, the staff seemed to be giving them special attention. A diner from another table ultimately approached them and asked them to be quiet (thank you!).

They also ran out of rolls for our lobster rolls so they were served on brioche instead, which still tasted good but lacked the appeal of the iconic hot dog style roll.

I picked this restaurant for my mother in law's birthday and honestly I was pretty embarrassed. I will not be dining here again and would not recommend it.

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RobertW
Chicago
1 review
Dined on 10 October 2018
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience3

Excellent Surf n Turf. Steaks are always great and cooked to perfection!

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ClodaghM
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 30 September 2018
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

The only one thing I could say is that we both asked for our fillet steak to be medium but they were more well done apart from that it would have been a 10 out of 10.

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Chuck
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 30 August 2018
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

Nice spot in Malahide. If you're tired of all the other restaurants, this is a great option. Also, there are not that many other places with good steak offerings. This is a good pick. Wish hours were extended from 6-9pm

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HowardH
1 review
Dined on 25 August 2018
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

My wife and I both had the Rib Eye steak and it was absolutely perfectly cooked. Great tasting & the Three extras between us was great value too. Only downside was the Manager needed to up his game in terms of customer engagement. A little more interest in the customers views is required when managing a restaurant.

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JohnK
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 14 August 2018
Overall4Food4Service3Ambience4

Celebrated our son's birthday in Beef and Lobster with his favourite "Lobster". He really enjoyed it. I had Rib eye steak which was done to perfection. However I do have an issue with prices that don't include sides. A bit pricey but for a special occasion its very nice.

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AudreyM
1 review
Dined on 7 August 2018
Overall3Food5Service3Ambience5

Everything was fab but seemed short staffed so we waitied for an hour for mains and i cancelled my cocktail at end as we were waiting too long.. BUT the staff were working very hard and seemed busy so it was understandable. Maybe a staff member at bar at all-time would help

But over all was great and we will be back

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dublin
5 reviews
Dined on 22 July 2018
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Delicious specials , great wine selection (we had the ripasso). Thoroughly enjoyable meal.

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ChristineB
London
2 reviews
Dined on 21 July 2018
Overall1Food2Service2Ambience1

The restaurant didn’t have our booking despite it being confirmed. It was so loud we couldn’t hear our server. I order fillet steak medium rare and when it arrived it was well done and really chewy.
You couldn’t have a conversation as you couldn’t hear over the noise of everyone else and the music.
Only relatively good point was that we were in and out in under an hour because we couldn’t stand the noise.

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SofieA
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 4 July 2018
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience3

The meat that we ordered medium rare came in almost well done.
We got a new steak but it was just as cooked as the last one. We didn’t want the hassle of returning yet another steak so we didn’t.
But the service was excellent!

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Beef & Lobster - Malahide is rated 4.8 stars by 24 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.