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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” (24 reviews)
“duck” (51 reviews)
“steak” (39 reviews)
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Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Custume Place, Athlone, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 723 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From start to finish-one of the best dining experiences myself, husband and daughter have shared in a long time. We landed in Athlone and walked into Thyme be sheer chance. Every part of the dining experience was amazing. Food, staff, ambience-just perfect!

Thank ArlFK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a great dinner at The Thyme restaurant. There were several very different entrees on the menu but we stayed with traditional. Service and food were worth the trip.

Thank Joan O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little restaurant just off the Shannon river. Having heard good things about this place we finally made it and did not regret our choice: Delicious and innovative appetizers, and a decent 12oz steak! Unfortunately we were so stuffed that we were unable to do...More

Thank DeliTrotter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The value menu is fantastic. Top quality three course meal for €30 each. Couldn’t fault it at all. 6 different dishes between the two of us and everything was amazing. The staff were very friendly and efficient also. Cannot wait to go back again.

Thank Ciaran O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself, sister and cousin recently had a girls night out in Athlone and booked a table in Thyme Restaurant - what a wonderful experience! From start to finish everything was just amazing - great atmosphere, fab staff and where do I start with the food...More

Thank lottyf1962
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The superlatives about this wonderful restaurant have all been used. Working myself in the private service industry, what sets the bar higher is a passion for what you are doing. I find almost all restaurants in the midlands of Ireland perfunctory, safe yet dull. Except...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Went on Friday for the early bird menu. Food was outstanding. We had the beef and the pork followed by sticky toffee pudding. 2 courses, half bottle of wine and coffee for 74euros.

Thank Geoff D
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very good food with a nice modern twist. Interesting presentation and delicious flavors. A very good value 2 course or 3 course mid week option. Staff very helpful. A cute above the 'norm'.

Thank may s
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Really nice restaurant, the atmosphere is just right, relaxed friendly dining. The food is definitely amongst the best meals I’ve had . Wonderful flavours all cooked to perfection. Easy to see why this is the best restaurant in the area.

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

My husband & I were staying in Athlone for 1 night. I found the restaurant on TripAdvisor & it absolutely didn’t disappoint. We didn’t have a booking so we’re lucky that we got a table (it was 5pm so we were early, but the restaurant...More

Thank LG197
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Questions & Answers
Niamh S
2 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
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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