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Thyme Restaurant

Custume Place, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 8850
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ham hock” (30 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (9 reviews)
“hake” (30 reviews)
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Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Custume Place, Athlone, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this little restaurant with it’s warm and cozy feeling and delicious food. This is the restaurant of choice for me as well as my friend who comes with me each time before our play at the Northern Stage. The selections are superb and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank annetkoop
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my first time in Thyme and i loved it. Brilliant food, wine and staff. Will be back again 100%

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank renata012017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found it as nó. 1 on trip advisor. Value menu 3 courses for 32 euro. Mother of jaysus! Highest quality food for extraordinarily small shekels. Ham hock starter hake main courses followed by my favourite couldn't resist chocolate fondant with salty Carmel and ice cream....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank mickcox2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good restaurant, food is good, good selection of drinks, staff are polite. The room is quiet small though not a very large space. Cocktails were nice.

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank 6SIGMAWestmeath
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

This is one of them restaurant experiences that will stick in the memory for all the right reasons and ponder on when is it possible to return . The menu fulfilled all tastes and a great selection. The staff were friendly & knowledgeable about the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Dunner12
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Since it first opened more than ten years ago Thyme has featured in the Irish Restaurants Awards – in 2017 they took a double: Best Chef in Westmeath and Best Restaurant in Westmeath that has to say something for the standards. It is very conveniently...More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank Gearoid O O
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This restaurant is a little gem. Local produce superbly cooked. Wine list is well chosen to compliment the food and not expensive. Really friendly, knowledgable and accomodating service.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank brianlW8612BX
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Thyme restaurant is centrally located in Athlone, close to lovely pubs and the river. The food is delicious, beautifully presented and very reasonably priced. The wine list is great and the staff have always been friendly and very good with suggestions.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank seandeborahk
Reviewed 29 September 2018

We got there just before the crowds came in and the environment was calm and relaxing. Our service was very good and the decor attractive. We had to try the ham hocks and hen eggs and we were so glad we did. The presentation was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pamparedmom
Reviewed 19 September 2018

The staff were friendly and efficient. The place was cosy and comfortable. The food was delicious. For 30 euro, we had 3 courses, one better than the next. The wine was reasonably priced. I would heartily recommend and will return.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank niall300
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Questions & Answers
Niamh S
2 May 2017|
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Response from Tbjc | Property representative |
Hi Niamh, Thank you for your enquiry. Our restaurant is wheelchair accessible but we are situated in an old building and our toilets are down a stairs. Apologies if this is not suitable, Kind Regards, John Coffey
3 February 2017|
Response from Tbjc | Property representative |
Hi Ann Mc, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do indeed, Kind Regards, John Coffey
28 October 2015|
Response from M-moate | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. And very well from our experience a few months ago.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Custume Place, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 90 647 8850
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