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Loaves and Fishes

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Left Bank Mall | Pearse St, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 649 8875
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Description: Within the Left. Bank Mall, on Pearse street. Car parking available. 60...
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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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Lunch Menu

We stopped here both ways driving between Dublin and the west coast. Varied and excellent menu with friendly service and reasonable prices.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
BobFo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We stopped here both ways driving between Dublin and the west coast. Varied and excellent menu with friendly service and reasonable prices.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

great food and plenty of it. great and friendly staff. not too expensive.good parking, but beware of traffic control. safer to buy ticket. will be back

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Great Lunch food! Super value. 2 can have soup and sandwich for less than 12 euros! Ask for Teresa, her sense of hospitality is worth the visit. 2 stuffed Canadians

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Athlone, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Excellent food great prices wonderful menu great atmosphere. A local gem perhaps a little hard to find if you don't know your way around athlone but lots of parking once you get there. Great staff

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Cleobury Mortimer, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

On the last day of our holiday in Ireland, heading back to Dublin we stopped off in Athlone for our breakfast. We were made very welcome on arrival and our order was taken promptly by very friendly staff. The food was good, we had the full breakfast which was accompanied by toast, delicious soda bread and a plentiful supply of... More 

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Athlone, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I'm a regular to this cafe and all because the food is excellent with good healthy size servings. Also the staff are very friendly. The pricing is typical of what you will pay anywhere else.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Four of us called in early one Friday, in fact so early that it wasn't open but the chef brought us in and sat us down. He was very friendly and had a laugh with us before taking our orders. I went for the porridge with honey which was really good and a big serving. The others went for the... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Accidentally stumbled across this restaurant while passing through the town. I could not recommend this place enough. Everything was top notch. Beautiful little restaurant, very helpful staff, very accommodating of dietary needs, super fast service and delivery, and BIG delicious high quality meals for an affordable price. So impressed with our visit!!! The gluten and dairy free homemade brown bread... More 

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Athlone, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Only came across this establishment earlier this year and I have to say, it is my favourite place to eat in Athlone, from their fresh scones to their philly cheese steak the food is faultless. I have eaten here on a number of occasions (from sit down to takeout) and never had a problem with their food. The staff are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

After all the great reviews was excited to try this place out for breakfast. Modern, decorated nicely. Staff were friendly. We were seated promptly and excited for a great meal. Well....... The eggs benedict, which i had been dying for after reading the reviews, was just not good. The eggs were overcooked and very, very small amount of white compared... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Left Bank Mall | Pearse St, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 90 649 8875

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 11
  • Cuisine: Cafe, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?