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Loaves and Fishes

Left Bank Mall | Pearse St, Athlone, Ireland
+353 86 609 7177
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (36 reviews)
“beef burger” (4 reviews)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
Irish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Left Bank Mall | Pearse St, Athlone, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I know I would not be disappointed if I I popped in for a Breakfast. The quality of the food and the service is excellent. They served it very quickly. It was freshly made. I also would like to mention the design which is very...More

Thank Soraya0513
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Went for lunch today with my children. No one cleaned the table from previous customers. Ordered and when one of the paninis came out with cranberries we sent it back as we had ordered no cranberries with that panini. The next waitress brought down the...More

3  Thank 193rose39
Reviewed 9 August 2018

I had the chicken strips for lunch and my husband had a burger. The place isn't large but very cute inside and the food was wonderful. Great place for a quick lunch.

Thank bs64801
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Had quick lunch with family . Four of us decided on the lunch special noodles . Was just beautiful dish chicken was tender & fresh veg & herbs would def return for this dish next time I come home. Lady that served us was just...More

Thank westlouth
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We had breakfast here last month the place was quite busy but the service and food were top class. I would really recommend this gem! We will be back again next time.

Thank CharlesB4049
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Delicious food at very reasonable prices. Excellent service too. The soup was very tasty and the accompanying bread was spot on too!

Thank Janet N
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stopped in while driving through town. It happened to be close to where we parked our car while looking for a quick lunch, and we totally stumbled upon it. LUCKY DAY! The food was so great and the staff was super...More

Thank Erica K
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Used Athlone as a lunch stop between Dublin and the west coast. Cute little town, easy parking near the Loaves & Fishes. Tasty lunch and dessert, our first exposure to seeing the word "Blaa" on the menu. Walked around the town as well to see...More

Thank RandeB215
Reviewed 3 April 2018

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
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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$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, 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 86 609 7177
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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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