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“Old World Excellence”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Hatters Bistro

Hatters Bistro
Ranked #14 of 98 Restaurants in Athlone
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $16 - $29
Cuisines: Irish, European
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: Welcome to Hatter's Lane Bistro at Strand Street on Athlone's Leinster shore. Ideally located 3 minutes from the Town Bridge, Radisson, Prince of Wales and Sheraton hotels. The Hollywood themed bistro offers a welcoming cosy atmosphere with open fire, check table clothes, walls adorned with movie star icons. The background music is easy listening typically featuring tunes from Sinatra, Martin, Bennett and the likes... Running in tandem with Gertie Brown's old world award winning pub, Hatters Lane offers the customer a unique and satisfying dining experience and hopefully will continue to serve great food well for years to come...
Dublin, Ireland
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137 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
“Old World Excellence”
Reviewed May 20, 2013

Reservation taken at short notice, on understanding we would vacate within an hour. Service matched the one hour criteria without been rushed.
Fabulous ambiance in a very old building full of nostalgia, excellent food at reasonable price considering the good quality

Visited May 2013
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Lovely spot”
Reviewed May 7, 2013

Great food and a great atmosphere staff very friendly and helpful. A good varied menu and wine list I will definitely return again in the near future and would highly recomment Hatters.

Visited October 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Great food”
Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

Visited here after looking at reviews on TA as we were staying in Athlone.

A really lovely intimate restaurant with very attentive and friendly staff.

Very good selection of food and tasted great.

Very reasonable for the good quality food

Visited May 2013
Thank DeniseBr1
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108 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Lovely food”
Reviewed April 26, 2013

Really good staff, comfortable restaurant, very fast service but didnt feel rushed. Food was lovely and tasty, would definitely recommend and will be dining here again.

Visited April 2013
Thank mary999
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Excellent food, friendly welcome”
Reviewed April 25, 2013

Had a lovely meal here, greek salad to start, Stuffed fillet special for main.
Staff helpful and friendly, always checking all is okay.
Not the cheapest meal but the taste is worth the cost.
There is also a value option for the smaller purse.
Would recommend to anyone who fancies a special night out.

  • Visited April 2013
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