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The Left Bank

Fry Place, Athlone, Ireland
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (22 reviews)
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Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Fry Place, Athlone, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant with good service and good quality food, definitely going back to try more, very reasonable prices too

Thank roryg361
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the specials and the price is well worth it, especially with two and three course offers on. Great drinks selection too.

Thank kristine k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service Tasty food lovely selection from lunch menu to board special. Lovely ambiance Had the pulled pork special & Lime & lemon cheesecake .Great espresso . The smoked salmon salad & soup looked tasty

Thank burkieWestmeath
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Wonderful food at very reasonable prices. Portions are large so don't eat for 8 hours before going:)!

Thank vdoran
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Coffee and cake was welcome in the morning - extremely good cake, if a little expensive! We came back for a late lunch as the specials for the day were really interesting. We chose the hake goujons. We were not disappointed, the quantity was fine...More

Thank Tim040
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Pulled off freeway to eat & visit castle in Athlone on way back to Dublin. Chose Left Bank as close to Castle - how clever are we! This place is great with a cosy dining area on a rainy Irish day, we ordered lunch options....More

Thank oziwood
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

The early bird is good value and the food is very nice but the portions are not huge, would not be happy paying the regular price for the same portion.

Thank Marian L
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Nice place in what we like to refer to The Latin quarter of Athlone bear the castle. Scones were really fresh and light. Good coffee just too small. Had to order a second one to finish our scone. Gents hand dryer could do with a...More

Thank philippebY7716ZT
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Great food charming staff (Sean) Best food I have eaten in a long time. Good selection on the menu. The desserts are a must!!

Thank Dara J
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The food in the Left Bank was fantastic. I had the surf and turf, which was amazing. The sautéed potatoes were yummy. Only complaint was the lack of sauce provided.

Thank maryglasnevin
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14 July 2017|
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Response from Martin B | Reviewed this property |
u go down near the castle along the river but u can't see the river
Patrick D
14 November 2015|
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Response from rosered r | Reviewed this property |
no i dont think so
Patrick D
14 November 2015|
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Response from Tom H | Reviewed this property |
I had bottled beer some draught beers were available
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fry Place, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353(0)9094446
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