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Northgate Street, Athenry, Ireland
+353 91 845 301
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very good quality and quantity

Lovely food and great service and not at all expensive. I recommend the Milano pizza (but the rest of the six of us who were there would equally recommend their own choices). The very friendly staff served us some garlic bread, gratis, while we were waiting on the pizzas.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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County Galway, Ireland
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English first
County Galway, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Lovely food and great service and not at all expensive. I recommend the Milano pizza (but the rest of the six of us who were there would equally recommend their own choices). The very friendly staff served us some garlic bread, gratis, while we were waiting on the pizzas.

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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Ate here recently with friends.it was highly recommended and it didn't disappoint.the food was so delicious,very tasty,great quality and not too pricey.the staff couldn't have been more attentive and we were so impressed by our waiter Steve,who was very professional,pleasant and friendly.will definitely be returning!

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London
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

We visited Just a couple of weeks ago from the UK and I found the standard of food to be still excellent. There is a lovely restaurant upstairs if one wants to get away from the cafe feel but actually I prefer it downstairs because the atmosphere is really lively and buzzing. I had the special steak and it was... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Having lived in Athenry for a number of years we had never eaten here so we decided to try it based on the reviews online. First impressions were that it was more like a cafe than a restaurant but I convinced my husband to stay as I said the reviews were all positive. I was very sorry we did. I... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are sorry to read of your recent experience which is difficult to understand since all our meat including Steaks, Burgers and Chicken Wings are sourced fresh (never frozen) from our local butcher John Joe Brady. Our Pizzas are all freshly made in-house daily and we take great care and... More 

County Galway, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

was served by a friendly girl, felt very welcome. Food was outstanding!!!! definitely bringing the kids in again!!!!

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

Thanks for your comments. Delighted you enjoyed your evening. We look forward to your return. More 

galway
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

I ate here recently and the food is fantastic. Fresh hot and gorgeous. The waiting staff are very friendly and helpful I cannot recommend this place enough it is fab. I will definitely be returning. And spreading the word to people how great it is

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

Recommendations are what makes us and Thank You for that. We appreciate your lovely comments on staff and food. We work as a team and it pays off. Thanks again. More 

Ireland
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

What more could a diner ask for these days but good quality food at a reasonable price, served by friendly staff in comfortable surroundings? La Rustica has it all and I cannot recommend highly enough. The owners clearly work hard to maintain high standards and keep the pricing under control. This is not an easy feat and they are to... More 

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

Thanks so much an amazing review. We do work hard in all aspects of our business and its great that our customers see the results. By our customers recommending us, like yours, to us that's a job well done. Thank you. More 

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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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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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 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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4 reviews
3 restaurant 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 

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Restaurant Details

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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