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Loaves and Fishes

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Left Bank Mall | Pearse St, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 649 8875
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Left Bank Mall | Pearse St, Athlone, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For whatever reason, and I honestly don’t know why this was my first visit to this truly lovely café. I spent my college years in Athlone and my wife both went to college and spent some time working and living in Athlone before we got...More

Thank Dfinnerty
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

This is the perfect cafe to pop in for a bite to eat or even just a coffee, the food is to die for, I had the spicy buffalo salad and my boyfriend had the Romeo and Juliet panini, it was absolutely amazing, so tasty...More

Thank mathew l
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

A friend had told me about this little gem we were greeted with a big warm welcome and seated by one of the waitress and told of the daily specials. The menu had a great choice of foods for all types of dietary requirements and...More

Thank bramblebabe2014
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I regularly visit for my lunch breaks. My favorites are vegetarian mezze platter, salmon, beef burger, prawn salad, chicken curry attached. They may not have always salmon though. Portions are huge for an average person and just enough for me 😄. (100kg, 15.7 stone) and...More

Thank Osman Sebati C
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I was here for lunch with some colleagues, we were passing through Athlone on the day. We had the pulled pork and club sandwiches. Nothing fancy, but they were well prepared, tasty and certainly not lacking in portion size. In fact, I skipped dinner that...More

1  Thank jayaims
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely little place with friendly staff and tasty food. Nice range of dishes to choose from and good prices too. The peanut butter stack is heaven🙌🏼

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We arrived very early for lunch. Lady who served us was so friendly. I enjoyed my very beefy burger with salad.

Thank MaryPlymouthUK
loavesandfishes2015, Owner at Loaves and Fishes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us, hope to see you soon. Regards, Mary

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I rarely opt for a "fry up" style breakfast, and often avoid places that serve this and the expected "breakfast butty" or eggs in their varied forms with toast of various styles. But my preconceptions were blown to shreds in Loaves and Fishes. I opted...More

Thank thecountryspoon
loavesandfishes2015, Owner at Loaves and Fishes, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Thank you for the glorious review 😄😄

Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Arrived here today with 20 people under time constraints having called ahead 5 minutes in advance. Cannot praise the management and staff highly enough. Made feel very welcome. They worked super fast and had us fed and watered in no time. Have no hesitation in...More

1  Thank Eibhs
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Lunchtime Visit...fabulous food and tasty. Very good menu choice from wraps to salads. Good service, friendly and efficient.

2  Thank Patricia F
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20 June 2017|
Response from Eibhs | Reviewed this property |
definitely worth checking out if this place is open. food is Fab.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Left Bank Mall | Pearse St, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 90 649 8875
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Within the Left. Bank Mall, on Pearse street. Car parking available. 60 Seater cafe with full table service. Take away available on all menu items. Open Monday to Saturday 9am to 4.30 Pm.
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