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Northgate Street, Athenry, Ireland
+353 91 845 301
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Description: La Rustica is a Family run business .We are open 11 years and still enjoy...
La Rustica is a Family run business .We are open 11 years and still enjoy every night. It's our social life too. We have good craic with all our customers , and I think that's what makes it so special. We aim to satisfy all our customers,old & new. If there is something in particular you are looking for & you don't see it on the menu, just ask me (Mourad) & I will do my best to accommodate you. Thanking all our customers for there continued support. Mourad Bouhlel
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best place for dinner in athenry

I visit here regularly, food is always outstanding, good value and great service! Pizzas are delicious, would definitely recommend!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Siobhán K
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I visit here regularly, food is always outstanding, good value and great service! Pizzas are delicious, would definitely recommend!

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Thanks it's nice to hear you would definitely recommend La Rustica. It's word of mouth that Helps make a business. We put lot of time into food, staff and the general look of our restaurant so it's nice to get positive feedback. Thanks again. . More 

Galway, Ireland
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43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

A family and friends visit. Good food and welcoming staff who are very accommodating to the needs of their diners. A very good choice of food was available and the overall impression was very satisfying to the palate.

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Delighted everything was to your satisfaction. Hope you'll be back again soon. . More 

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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Well what can I say about this place it's a gem and the food and drinks and staff are the best in the west of Ireland I will be back again very soon keep up the great work. guys ye have a fantastic thing keep it up see you soon

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Thanks for all your comments. It's great to hear compliments on all aspects of out business. We all enjoy our restaurant and that's an added bonus for us. More 

County Kilkenny, Ireland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Have eat here a few times its ok hit and miss have got a few take aways and its a little ott on the price for take aways. Dont get me wrong i would still go back as its a lovely little spot never run a place down inless u really get a bad bad meal

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, and we do respond to all reviews with a view to improving our customer service and keeping our business competitive to prompt return business. Here in La Rustica all our produce is sourced locally from reputable suppliers and prepared and cooked to order at the highest standard. From our market... More 

Toronto, Canada
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66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Stopped here for a coffee and scone. Busy little spot, friendly, efficient staff and a very nice spot to have a chat.

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Nice to hear. More 

Galway, Ireland
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We live locally and haven't been to La Rustica for a while, so when a friend from the US wanted to take us out for dinner, we went onto Tripadvisor and L Rustica looked very favourable. It didn't disappoint. We were very well look after, the food was very good and very reasonable. Our kids swear by the pizzas here.... More 

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for a great review. It's nice to get compliments on service and value. we try not to rush any of our tables as we appreciate sometimes this is a person's night out and they go home after the restaurant. Attention is all aspects is important so once again Thank You. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

nearly left Anthenry to eat elsewhere but stopped in here by accident. Ask to sit upstairs- fresh great pizza.

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Delighted you didn't leave Athenry and that you got to sample our pizza. All pizzas are homemade and we take pride in them. thanking you for your review. More 

Galway, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This restaurant really is a hidden gem in Athenry. I have eaten here many times and take great pride in bringing any family or friends that come to visit us. There is always a warm welcome and all tastes are catered for. Mourad the owner is the chef, and cooks one of the best steaks I have ever tasted! Downstairs... More 

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Thanks for the excellent review. It's reviews like this makes having your own restaurant worth while. I enjoy cooking so much and trying new dishes, and we source our meat locally in John Joe Brady's Butchers, the combination of these makes a great recipe. Thank you for recommending our restaurant to family and friends, it's great to great god word... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The food was very delicious. The downstairs atmosphere was authentically Irish. The staff were very friendly and accommodating.

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Thanks very much. All our pizza's are homemade. All food is cooked freshly and we take pride in our restaurant. Your very welcome back anytime, well look forward to it. More 

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Never judge a book by the cover....!! Great food, very friendly staff. Skinny base pizzas and chicken burger I'd definitely a house special. We will be back. Thanks

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Mourad B, Owner at La Rustica, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review. It's nice to hear. Well look forward to seeing you again. More 

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Address: Northgate Street, Athenry, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 91 845 301
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Athenry
Cuisine: Italian, Irish, Pizza

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Northgate Street, Athenry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Athenry
  • Phone Number: +353 91 845 301

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Irish, Pizza

Description

La Rustica is a Family run business .We are open 11 years and still enjoy every night. It's our social life too. We have good craic with all our customers , and I think that's what makes it so special. We aim to satisfy all our customers,old & new. If there is something in particular you are looking for & you don't see it on the menu, just ask me (Mourad) & I will do my best to accommodate you. Thanking all our customers for there continued support. Mourad Bouhlel

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