Places To Eat In Athlone

The Fatted Calf

Established as a destination for good food and drinks, The Fatted Calf is run by husband and wife team, Feargal and Fiona O’Donnell. Their focus is on finding the best, fresh, seasonal and locally sourced ingredients, that the Midlands has to offer.  Their food is a take on modern Irish food, served in a relaxed, comfortable, setting.

Some of recommended specialities include seared King Scallops served with Lisduff Black Pudding Bon Bons and Blood Orange and Carved fillet of John Stone Beef served with Glasson Mushrooms and Bordelaise Sauce.


Thyme is a cosy, stylish restaurant nestled along the banks of the River Shannon in the centre of Athlone. It offers a blend of traditional and contemporary cooking, based on fresh, seasonal, local produces.

The front of house team will ensure you a warm welcome and efficient service. For anyone who enjoys delicious food at affordable prices, it is an absolute haven.

Di Bella

For an authentic Italian experience, 
Di Bella offers the ideal location to relax and enjoy a 
wonderful dining experience.

Enjoy pastas, charcoal grilled meats, the finest fresh fish and a lot more besides.

Wineport Lodge

Rustic in style, unpretentious and always generous on the plate… at Wineport Lodge you’re in for a dining treat. The aromas from the kitchen and the bright hearty dishes draw you in.

Then the uninterrupted lake views and natural styling beg you to stay a while. Whether for a lunch to linger over or a dinner that brings the whole gang together, here you’ll find food you’ll love.

Kin Khao

If you’re looking for authentic Thai cuisine that’s not watered down, an exciting wine cellar, a large range of craft beers and award-winning and friendly service, you’re in the right place! You’ll find sample dishes from the Far North with their strong Lao and Burmese influences.

Pit your senses against the fiery salads and curries of Isaan in the North East. Savour the creamy coconut curries popular down South with their strong Muslim and Indian flavours.

Hatters Lane

Ideally located 3 minutes from the Town Bridge, Radisson Blu, Prince of Wales and Sheraton hotels. The Hollywood themed bistro offers a welcoming cosy atmosphere with open fire, check table cloths, walls adorned with movie star icons.

The background music is easy listening typically featuring tunes from Sinatra, Martin, Bennett and more. Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine in an old world atmosphere.

Left Bank Bistro

The people who come here week after week and day after day couldn’t imagine life without The Left Bank. This is a modern restaurant with innovative and exciting food.

Architectural salvage materials and interesting, subtle colours combine well with contemporary wooden furniture and a gently minimalist style to create a space, which is both impressive and relaxing.