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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible15%
8 Dec 2016
“Great Chipper”
7 Nov 2016
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Fast food
5 Main Street, Athlone, Ireland
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Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Amazed by how low this place is ranked. Always enjoyed the food here. Yes it's fast food, but it's good grub. No frills but it always hits the spot. Good after a night out and a nice treat in itself. Great burgers and chips, decent...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This place used to be a typical Italian cafe, with substantial seating space, a nice mural and a real Italian atmosphere. Now it has descended to a quick-buck chipper with dour staff and low quality food. My piece of battered "cod" was more than 50%...More

Thank Mardyke
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We were in need of a small bite to eat and this ticked all the boxes. Simple fast food and not too expensive. Job done.

Thank DangerousPaddy
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Being from the town and against my better judgement I was in enticed to call in to the Genoa for some take away food, I should have listened to my inner conscience, I ordered a piece of southern fried chicken and a bag of chips,when...More

Thank Mousey43
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Not great! Alright after a night on the drink to kill the cravings but you would really want to be jarred to want to eat from here! Staff aren't the nicest and the food can be ok at the best of times! Much better places...More

Thank Murt K
Reviewed 1 July 2015

It's a fairly normal chipper. Wouldn't use the take out service but very handy on a night out when you want a bag of chips or a slice of pizza. Friendly staff

Thank tacyelood
Reviewed 27 March 2015

great little take away and always go back, great food day or night. friendly staff and the garlic is just gorgeous

Thank Irene B
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

Bit rough around the edges but nice staff, we were lucky enough to eat during a half price promotion, 12" pizzas for €5! Really nice food, big chunky chips, great burger, would defo be a regular if I lived around here :)

1  Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

Food is nice but overpriced. Staff are friendly enough, sometimes...depending on who is working...great for a bag of chips after the pub on a Saturday night.

Thank Edel C
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Traditional "chipper" serving good food at decent prices in a great location, staff were pleasant and helpful.

Thank neilevan
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12:00 - 04:00
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12:00 - 02:00
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12:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Main Street, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
right at the start of the town as you cross the bridge
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