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Great pub

This is a lovely old pub with an old world feel. Decorated really well so plenty to view. There is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
702bernie
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County Kildare, Ireland
via mobile
Restaurant? Pub?

This is oddly listed under "pub" here in TripAdvisor, it is a pub, but it should also be listed... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Steveage
,
Rexburg, Idaho
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1 The Strand, Athlone, Ireland
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+353 90 647 4848
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely old pub with an old world feel. Decorated really well so plenty to view. There is an eatery downstairs called Hatters Bistro, we didn't get to eat there but it looked so nice, great old pictures on the wall of famous...More

Thank 702bernie
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is oddly listed under "pub" here in TripAdvisor, it is a pub, but it should also be listed under restaurants. This is an outstanding restaurant! We ate delicious steaks, sirloins and filet, oh my lands!! They were terrific!! The waiter was so funny and...More

Thank Steveage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here twice over the bank holiday weekend, on both occasions the food was excellent, we had smoked salmon and crab meat sandwich ten out of ten, staff very friendly, well worth a visit, when we are back in athlone we will call in again

Thank Marie G
Reviewed June 26, 2018

We absolutely LOVED Gertie Browne’s Pub! I was drawn in by the name (loved it), since we had no idea where to go. Turns out, it is one of the oldest pubs in Ireland. The atmosphere was so fun, and I had a delicious sandwich....More

Thank mollysporter
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Friday night, town hopping, this is a grand place to go for a quiet chat and a pint. Would have been great if there was bar food.

Thank Sailoil
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Visited Gerties on Saturday. ..had pints and food. ..GF seafood chowder, cheese burger and chicken wings...washed down with good pints. Food was really good and prepared fresh. Pleasant barman and nice atmosphere. Would recommend this bar.

1  Thank Avril P
Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

Dropped in on recommendation and glad we did . A proper bar with good drink and a warm welcome from barman and locals. Had intended to go for one but that didn't happen as we enjoyed it a bit too much.it is a place we...More

Thank Jamie C
Reviewed November 15, 2017

There are two businesses combined in this building, Gertie Browne's bar and Hatter's restaurant. My most recent visit was to Gertie Browne's where my friends were enjoying various drinks, mostly Guinness. Being a "nominated driver" on the night, I opted for a coffee. The coffee...More

Thank Mardyke
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

An Irish Pub - with Pub Food the likes I’ve never had afore. The atmosphere is grand with canned music at a desirable level, great Irish Whiskey selection, multiple ciders, and a beer selection of the best. But back to the food - the Seafood...More

1  Thank RCPO
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Been here a couple of times. Great for beers and a classic standard Guinness, served by friendly staff. Must visit if in Athlone!

Thank Jeff P
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