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Thyme Restaurant

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Custume Place, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 8850
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

First time there last night . Food and service excellent . Three of us had venison which was fabulous .

Thank 123clay
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met some friends here and had a fabulous meal. Beautifully presented plates with interesting combinations of tastes. Lovely dining environment with friendly staff. Took a booking for 6 at very short notice- will definitely return here!

Thank Paul L
Wendover, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in Athlone overnight on way back to Dublin. What a great find here . Very nice layout and warm and welcoming both ambience and staff . A small menu which concealed the quality of the contents and at such reasonable prices . We both chose the Hake dish followed by two different desserts . This was restaurant food at... More 

Thank kevinandjuliec
Craigavon, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined as two couples mid week while staying in Athlone, while we were expecting to find some good food it really was a surprise to find a restaurant fitting of any major European city. The array of taste, the quality and the presentation were of the highest quality and the service was attentive. There was a good selection of... More 

Thank jmcgrann54
Dublin, Ireland
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited here Tuesday 2 November. We selected this restaurant based on Trip Advisor reviews, as we did not know anywhere near our hotel. We were not disappointed. the food was first class the value was excellent and the staff were lovely. I had venison and belly of pork and the portions and flavours were excellent. An apple desert was... More 

Thank CatherineMaria2014
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant isn't very big but it is well laid out with partitions between tables. I have the soup for starter and steak for main course. Both were great. Other people in our group had the duck and it was cooked exactly as they wanted. Food was well presented. Between a group of us we got a selection of side... More 

Thank Mary737
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Situated near the river, this place is centrally located and you can take a nice evening walk to the restaurant. It's a pretty small place, with comfortable tables and a bar. The menu is creative and varied, and if you want to make a substitution the server will happily make suggestions. Kind of surprised they didn't have beer on tap,... More 

Thank AMCTheJetSetter
Athlone, Ireland
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225 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Hadn’t eaten here in a while and we visited on an unusually quiet Thursday night. Food was exceptional as always, my venison starter was amazing as was my liquorice and rhubarb dessert, a lovely end to the meal. So lucky to have this on our doorstep, I just don’t visit enough!

Thank MissJen
Nenagh, Ireland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

How lucky is Athlone to have this fantastic restaurant on its door step. This establishment really is the bees knees. From its delicious food, comfortable setting and amazing staff this place gets a major thumbs up from me. Me and my husband were in Athlone for a few nights and I had booked here after reading about it on trip... More 

Thank shar969
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

apetizer excellent , no question, main course was a bit spoiled by adding pile chanterelle mushroom, that loose there flavor and bring vinegar to the dish that have already lots of combination, however all was a very good evening, including teh bread and a very smilling / charming services

Thank lolocruise

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?