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The Left Bank

Fry Place, Athlone, Ireland
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (20 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fry Place, Athlone, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location with tables outside to enjoy some wine and the dessert cheese plate. Friendly staff and lovely options.

1  Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wide and varied menu something to suit everyone's taste. Took my group for lunch at shirt notice. Every enjoyed absoutely all the food. I had Potata & herb soup which was fab accompanied by an open home cooked carved ham & Cheader on Homemade brown...More

1  Thank Paultourguide
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly service. Extensive menu. Fabulous desserts 😁......busy spot and popular. Worth a visit. I will return.

1  Thank Ciara L
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Another satisfying meal in a very relaxed atmosphere and good food and wine at a reasonable cost. Staff helpful and friendly without getting in your face. Many thanks.

1  Thank rugbyhead
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant never fails to disappoint, the menu caters for all tastes, the service was great, the have a range of wines, craft beers, 5 stars

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed February 26, 2018

a lovely place and nice staff and always amazes me that you can still find good food good service and all at a good price...lovely.BC

Thank brianmurtlands
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

We always visit the left bank when we are in athlone and lunch there with our eight year old was lovely yesterday. Kids menu is great and as always great seafood and vegetarian options.

Thank Keara M
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Went here with my husband and had a superb meal. The staff were so welcoming and attentive and the decor and ambience are so relaxing. We had the chicken tandoori with sauté potatoes and salad . The food was delicious. Well worth a visit. Try...More

Thank Roisin S
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Fairly good food though definitely nothing exceptional on the Early Bird menu, though desserts, Banoffi and Missippi Mud Pie were very good. The Sea trout fish cakes starter is absolutely miniscule and consists of two marble-sized balls, one lettuce leaf and one 0.5 by 3...More

Thank John O
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Had a meal here recently and was impressed by the food even if it's overpriced. Portion sizes are small so order sides if hungry. Service was good

Thank Michael F
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Questions & Answers
July 14, 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
November 14, 2015|
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Response from rosered r | Reviewed this property |
no i dont think so
Patrick D
November 14, 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, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
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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