is there a view of the river from the restaurant?? Top marks all round! There were people coming in after us and getting served. I needed mayo, no servers came to check on us the entire time we were there. Amazing homemade cakes and coffee. The Left Bank: Ladies who lunch - See 485 traveler reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. With dessert, the meal came to €88.More, Stopped off for lunch in this little gem! We had also advised ages of babies on booking a few days prior. We booked an early evening meal with our two children (8&5) . Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page. Our philosophy of serving food that looks great on a plate and flavours that speak for themselves. We are open Tuesday – Saturday and are closed Sunday and Monday, The Left Bank Bistro, Fry Place, Athlone, County Westmeath, N37AX05. Starters and main were pretty tasty- especially the hake goujons. They were in no means being bold, no continuous crying or running around, they were both strapped into high chairs. We rank these hotels, restaurants, and attractions by balancing reviews from our members with how close they are to this location. The mediocre food plus the inattentive service (although friendly, no issues with them personally) is enough for me to not give this place a second chance. Chicken was dry, the round chip potatoes were uninteresting. We had ordered our desserts when she said it, so had max 10-15 mins that we would remain there while we ate and settled up the bill. - See 485 traveler reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. Not good. Luckily they’ll eat most things but had they been fussy eaters this place catered for everyone. Everything was perfectly presented and tasted as good as it looked. Stopped over in Athlone on the way to Galway. The service was appalling by three different servers. Read reviews from The Left Bank at Fry Place in Athlone from trusted Athlone restaurant reviewers. Bill was €46 and good value for the quality of food!! The restaurant was fairly...empty and got busier around 6.30/6.45pm close to when we were finishing. If they had wanted us to leave earlier they were in no rush to take dessert order as we did have a decent gap between mains and dessert. Tripadvisor gives a Travelers’ Choice award to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travelers and are ranked within the top 10% of properties on Tripadvisor. All of which came to a very reasonable €35. The mains arrived, i realised I had no cutlery, I asked a server she said 2 mins, she never came back. Nice venue nice atmosphere and very friendly staff. Located on a sunny corner in Athlone’s Left Bank Quarter, Left Bank Bistro is well regarded as one of the most vibrant dining experiences in Athlone, a favourite of visitors & locals alike. They were in no means being bold, no continuous crying or running around, they were both strapped into high chairs. Food and service was excellent. Eat, drink and mix in good company! No salt, no pepper, no condiments at all. Our cosy, buzzy bistro is the perfect place for a Christmas office lunch, Christmas dinner or a fun Christmas staff party. Hake goujons and a fish pie, the latter was sublime prompting us to try desert which were tastefully displayed and homemade. Please place your New Year's Eve order on Thursday 11am-9pm Pick up Thursday from 4:00pm to 9:00pm Sit back & enjoy the atmosphere of one of Athlones’s liveliest eateries! The Left Bank: The best! A world-famous Bar & Grill in Kilkenny, Ireland. However we found that not to be the case, and certainly not young child friendly. The Left Bank: Very tasty - See 485 traveller reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. The meal was dry and dull overall. The Left Bank: Luscious lunch - See 485 traveler reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. With dessert, the meal came to €88. All staff were adhering to Covid restrictions and customers well spaced out. Excellent freshly produced food. The mains arrived, i realised I had no cutlery, I asked a server she said 2 mins, she never came back. Again great choice and variety. We really felt most unwelcome at that stage, especially as we “discreetly” heard the manager apologise to the next table for the noise. Put simply, here we have a love for honest food, good coffee, great wine and the simple pleasure of sharing time with friends. Put simply, here we have a love for honest food, good coffee, great wine and the simple pleasure of sharing time with friends. The Left Bank: Excellent. For someone to have complained about babies making noise we were shocked but especially in a pre peak dining slot where you expect there to be children at that time. Welcome!! Restaurant itself has a really lovely atmosphere and is perfectly situated - we took a post dinner walk along the river. The Left Bank: Surprising! The restaurant has a contemporary bright airy feel with high ceilings and large windows. coffee. Left Bank Antiques specialises in quality antiques from Georgian to Edwardian period. Covid-19 precautions were observed throughout with hand-sanitisers at the entrance and in the bathrooms. The Left Bank: Recommended - See 485 traveler reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. The restaurant is located in the trendy left bank quarter of Athlone, a short distance from... the castle. Local cuisine, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service. Our reservation was for 5.30pm. Special mention for the staff all of whom observing COVID protocols while providing warm professional service. If you are in Athlone call in its worth a visit. Restaurant itself has a really lovely atmosphere and is perfectly situated - we took a post dinner walk along the river. Irish, New American, Vegetarian options. Overall a very disappointing experience and lacking in good customer service.More, I have been wanting to come here for such a long time and finally got the chance today. A thoroughly enjoyable meal. I went on the hunt for cutlery myself found some in front of the pass. Impress clients, colleagues & friends with great food and bold wines in a casual, relaxed setting. Firstly, in current times, with pre booking they knew exactly who was dining. However we found that not to be the case, and certainly not young child friendly. My youngest chose off the children’s menu (great value and choice) My eldest went for the early...bird 2 course menu. Incense, Music, Painting, Sipping, Seeing Your Art … A thoroughly enjoyable meal.More. We were visiting Athlone for a weekend at end of Jul and we dined here as four adults and two babies aged 15 months and 24 months and had a very disappointing non child friendly experience. We had the beet root salad for starters, and the gougons of hake and an angus steak for the main. However, it was how the restaurant handled the situation was most disappointing. Firstly, in current times, with pre booking they knew exactly who was dining. We had ordered our desserts when she said it, so had max 10-15 mins that we would remain there while we ate and settled up the bill. Secondly, for the manager to voice the complaint to us based on babies making noise during a pre peak dining slot where their website had said “caters” for everyone. Firstly we were left waiting ages for anyone to take our order. The Left Bank Bistro is known for creating deliciously flavourful, Mediterranean and Asian inspired food, using the finest and freshest local Irish produce to create simple, delicious vibrant dishes where the ingredients speak for themselves. Staff were friendly and polite and made an effort with the children too. This was accompanied by a reasonable Argentinian Malbec. Located on a sunny corner in Athlone’s most vibrant food and drink quarter Left Bank Bistro is well regarded as one of the most vibrant dining experiences in Athlone, a favourite of visitors & locals alike. Bill was €46 and good value for the quality of food!! Sinful baked cheesecake and an almond and pear tart followed by good...coffee. There is a good choice on the lunch menu and we had the tandoori chicken and the confit of lamb which were both excellent and highly recommended. Heard good things but unlikely to return. Highly recommend and will definitely call again. - See 485 traveller reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. Hotels near Athlone Castle Visitor Centre, Hotels near Derryglad Folk & Heritage Museum, Hotels near Church of Saints Peter & Paul, Hotels near Corpus Christi Church & Priory, European Restaurants for Lunch in Athlone, Restaurants for Special Occasions in Athlone. For someone to have complained about babies making noise we were shocked but especially in a pre peak dining slot where you expect there to be children at that time. It's such a pity. We finished our meal. Our philosophy of serving food that looks great on a plate and flavours that speak for themselves. Again another excellent meal. The meal was dry and dull overall. Our philosophy of serving food that looks great on a plate and flavours that speak for themselves. Not good. Add to wishlist Add to compare Share #5 of 91 cafes in Athlone #14 of 154 restaurants in Athlone . Sip your favorite tipple, while relaxing and letting the creative juices flow... isn't this just what you have been waiting for? We had picked The Leftbank based on various sites and blogs advising child friendly. No word from the waitress (the older of the three)with regard to my cutlery. Very poor planning to have placed all around a group with babies, it would have made more sense to space out to give everyone a positive dining experience. u go down near the castle along the river but u can't see the river. Located on a sunny corner in Athlone’s most vibrant food and drink quarter Left Bank Bistro is well regarded as one of the most vibrant dining experiences in Athlone, a favourite of visitors & locals alike. Portion sizes were excellent for an early bird menu. The mediocre food plus the inattentive service (although friendly, no issues with them personally) is enough for me to not give this place a second chance. We had also advised ages of babies on booking a few days prior. I eventually got someone's attention. We are open Monday to Saturday, 10am – 6pm at our showroom based in Athlone. empty and got busier around 6.30/6.45pm close to when we were finishing. The Left Bank: Great family meal - See 485 traveler reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. more. There were people coming in after us and getting served. We had lovely lunch on sunny Friday afternoon. Browse the original menu, read the reviews and find out the prices, on Sluurpy The Left Bank achieved more than 534 ratings tables. 13 af 93 restauranter i Athlone. Does this restaurant offer table service? Sit back & enjoy the atmosphere of one of Athlones’s liveliest eateries! For dessert we had a delicious tiramisu. The Left Bank: Dinner - See 485 traveler reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. The recently renovated Bank Of Ireland Branch has now been transformed into the Left Bank Bar and Nightclub. The following day we dined in a different restaurant in the town and had a totally different experience where they were so accommodating and welcoming of the babies. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. I had tandoori chicken for main. Your email is safe with us. Our cosy, buzzy bistro is the perfect place for a Christmas office lunch, Christmas dinner or a fun Christmas staff party. We would highly recommend. Food was ok. Found expensive for what it was and for New Zealand wine and both experienced wine drinkers was very mediocre. At The Left Bank Bistro we love the festive season and all things Christmas. It doesn't seem like staff are allocated...tables. Wanted coffee, considered desert, didn't bother. Unfortunately the desserts were disappointing - obviously they were made during the day for easy serving but the bake well was tasteless and the meringue with berries could have been shop bought. - See 485 traveler reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. The Left Bank Mall Pearse Street Athlone quaint shopping area situated on Athlone's Left Bank. The Left Bank: Another lovely meal - See 485 traveler reviews, 99 candid photos, and great deals for Athlone, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. Very poor planning to have placed all around a group with babies, it would have made more sense to space out to give everyone a positive dining experience. On a staycation we visited the Left Bank. I went on the hunt for cutlery myself found some in front of the pass. For dessert we had a delicious tiramisu. Open now 12:00 - 21:30 +353906494446. The food and service was as good as ever. There is a good choice on the lunch menu and we had the tandoori chicken and the confit of lamb which were both excellent and highly recommended. Located on a sunny corner in Athlone’s most vibrant food and drink quarter Left Bank Bistro is well regarded as one of the most vibrant dining experiences in Athlone, a favourite of visitors & locals alike. We finished our meal. We do not spam. The Left Bank, Athlone: Se 485 objektive anmeldelser af The Left Bank, som har fået 4,5 af 5 på Tripadvisor og er placeret som nr. We were at the back of the restaurant while the front was fairly empty and there was at least 4-5 empty tables along the window that were empty for our entire visit but everyone was placed in same area as us first. Excellent lunch, so good we came back for dinnner. Went on Saturday staff were extremely rude. It is advisable to phone prior to book an appointment. I eventually got someone's attention. 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