About Us

The Left Bank Bistro was established in February 1995. It is a modern restaurant, situated in the heart of Old Athlone, a stone's throw from the Athlone Lock on the river Shannon with views of the Norman Castle and it's ancient architecture. The food is exciting and innovative and the restaurant is fully air-conditioned and wheelchair accessible.

Latest News from the Left Bank Bistro

Happy to Report: Left Bank Bistro is a Fodor's Choice Property!

We are delighted with our latest accolade. Left Bank Bistro has been named a 2015 Fodor’s Choice Property by Fodor’s Travel, which you know is a well thought of travel guide

to quote from Fodor's "Each year our expert team of writers and editors designates an exclusive list of restaurants and hotels as the best of the best in their region" and we're thrilled to have made that list!

Check out our review on the Fodor's website.

New Evening Menus

Our new A la'Carte dinner menu offers variety and value.  With a great choice of fresh fish!

New Early Bird   -   All evening Tuesday to Friday and last orders 6.30pm on Saturday.

The Mckennas Guides Best In Ireland Award

Michelin Guide Recommended

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