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Thyme Restaurant

Custume Place, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 8850
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“croquettes” (10 reviews)
“duck” (48 reviews)
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Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Custume Place, Athlone, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 715 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Centrally located and busy spot. Loved the idea of the partitions to promote ease of conversations as it is a bit crowded. V nice staff if a tad eager to clear plates when one of the party wasn't quite finished. V attentive. Food was beautifully...More

Thank A1observer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A long overdue night out with my husband - the most amazing food, served by the most amazing staff with the most entertaining table adjoining ours that most definitely added to the enjoyment of our night. There is no restaurant that can match up to...More

Thank Marian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The purpose of this revue is not to 'knock' this restaurant but rather make a few observations . We were a party of 8 . Our rectangular table seated 4 people on each side which meant that the 2couples at either end of the table...More

1  Thank Michael T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Happened upon Thyme restaurant by chance and was amazed by the class and style of the restaurant and blown away by the food. I am not in Athlone that often but Thyme restaurant would definitely entice me back. Staff were so friendly, helpful and knowledgeable...More

1  Thank MWHouston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was the foodie highlight of our Ireland trip 2017. Absolutely fantastic, really can't find anything to balance a very high rating. Thanks

Thank CraigiefortScotland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for really amazing food in the heart Athlone, look no further than this amazing gem!! Best meal I've eaten ever!!...from starters to desserts.. absolutely delish!! Early bird is fantastic value!! Can't wait to return!!

Thank Fiona G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was excellent and every single dish we tried was superb. But we waited for our food for almost an hour in a restaurant that was not busy that night. The staff told us it was cooked to the order but I was...More

Thank Simone A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Duck was tough waitress did'nt care less ! Expensive bland food ! Only want your money ! Will never ever be back ! Good luck to all that go !

Thank Mark I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Almost 2 years later I visited this restaurant for the 2nd time. The food in phenomenal - staff are so lovely helpful and informative. Fantastic value for money- we are off the value menu and worked out at €100 for 3 course meal for 2...More

Thank lisamcdonnell28
Reviewed May 16, 2017

I have dined in most of the good restaurants around Athlone but somehow had missed out on Thyme. However, when a friend mentioned it was their No 1, I had to try it out and it did not disappoint. The restaurant is of a medium...More

1  Thank DublindesDublin
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Niamh S
Is the restaurant wheelchair accessible into the building? Or is there wheelchair friendly toilets?
May 2, 2017|
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Response from Tbjc | Property representative |
Hi Niamh, Thank you for your enquiry. Our restaurant is wheelchair accessible but we are situated in an old building and our toilets are down a stairs. Apologies if this is not suitable, Kind Regards, John Coffey
Do you have vegetarian options. we will be in Athlone next Thursday Feb 9th, Ann Mc
February 3, 2017|
Response from Tbjc | Property representative |
Hi Ann Mc, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do indeed, Kind Regards, John Coffey
Do they cater for vegans?
October 28, 2015|
Response from M-moate | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. And very well from our experience a few months ago.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Custume Place, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 90 647 8850
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