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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” (27 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (8 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 2 weeks ago 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

1  Thank Tony D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

2  Thank Gearoid O O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

Thank Brian L
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.

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

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.

Thank niall300
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Place is lovely staff very friendly. Started great Ham hock was fab and Mackerel starter had taste. Main course Duck was lovely but the beef was a little under done for my liking after asking for it well done. Desserts save the day. Will be...More

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 16 September 2018

This must be the best restaurant in Ireland - excellent menu and plenty of choices. No rush or panic; time to choose from the menu. Highly recommended

Thank SueJennings
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This was our 3rd visit to Thyme. As usual the food and service were excellent. The food was very well presented and was delicious although it is a bit pricey. Well worth a visit.

Thank Pamela2002
Reviewed 6 September 2018

What a fabulous experience we had in this amazing place. Went for dinner last night and it really is incredible that you can get food this good, for such a great price. I had Pollock from the Value Menu, and my husband had the Chicken...More

1  Thank OSCAR11
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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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