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Thyme Restaurant

Custume Place, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 8850
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ham hock” (24 reviews)
“duck” (51 reviews)
“steak” (39 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 718 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

The superlatives about this wonderful restaurant have all been used. Working myself in the private service industry, what sets the bar higher is a passion for what you are doing. I find almost all restaurants in the midlands of Ireland perfunctory, safe yet dull. Except...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on Friday for the early bird menu. Food was outstanding. We had the beef and the pork followed by sticky toffee pudding. 2 courses, half bottle of wine and coffee for 74euros.

Thank Geoff D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food with a nice modern twist. Interesting presentation and delicious flavors. A very good value 2 course or 3 course mid week option. Staff very helpful. A cute above the 'norm'.

Thank may s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice restaurant, the atmosphere is just right, relaxed friendly dining. The food is definitely amongst the best meals I’ve had . Wonderful flavours all cooked to perfection. Easy to see why this is the best restaurant in the area.

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I were staying in Athlone for 1 night. I found the restaurant on TripAdvisor & it absolutely didn’t disappoint. We didn’t have a booking so we’re lucky that we got a table (it was 5pm so we were early, but the restaurant...More

Thank LG197
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Everything was well balanced, beautifully cooked and beautifully presented. The restaurant is well laid out, quiet and comfortable and the staff friendly, helpful and unrushed. We could have had duck but we both chose the veal -it’s so rare to find it these days –and...More

Thank Mo C
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I have to say this was the best meal we have had in a very long time. I have nothing negative to say. The staff were brilliant and very attentive. Food was amazing. Very well presented and tasted fantastic. Lovely atmosphere and very reasonably priced...More

Thank RayFoley
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Had a lovely meal at Thyme; the food was fresh and of broad tastes. We particularly enjoyed the Ham Hock starter; a very thoughtful and creative palate here. Chicken main was to die for, fresh and supported with tastefully prepared celery and carrot. A pleasant...More

Thank LRider
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We had a wonderful night in Thyme restaurant. Food was absolutely amazing and every single person thoroughly enjoyed their meal. We had some restaurants buffs in the group and there was not one complaint out of the 36 people who dined there. So much so...More

Thank liasaurin
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Had dinner here at the weekend. Was intrigued with the new weekly changing menu which leaves lots to the imagination. Love the element of surprise not quite knowing how the dish is going to look or how its cooked and instead make your decision based...More

Thank MissJen
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Questions & Answers
Niamh S
3 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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
3 February 2017|
Response from Tbjc | Property representative |
Hi Ann Mc, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do indeed, Kind Regards, John Coffey
29 October 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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, 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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