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The Prince Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub
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Church Street | Athlone Town Centre, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 6666
09:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 02:00
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co galway ireland
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the prince on Sunday night it was very busy with lots of people eating. Staff very efficient and food very good

Thank Sheebacostello
Staffs. UK.
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623 reviews
453 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in for a pint of the black stuff, while staying nearby. Interesting decor and fast friendly service !

Thank richardi
Silchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had two meals in this restaurant and we were not disappointed on either occasion . The service was prompt and the food was both well presented and cooked to a very good standard. The waiter was excellent he made us feel very welcome and friends of ours were looking for something in particular on this trip and couldn't find... More 

Thank idchapple
Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Excellent range of food which is really good value. Staff are extremely helpful and friendly. Would highly recommend

Thank LindaRC1970
London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

A lovely bar with good food in the centre of town. Always good service, beer and food. Great atmosphere. Always have fun here

Thank Stephen A
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Ate here with another adult and 3 kids u12. Lovely food. Pleasant staff. I had chicken curry which was very tasty . Only fault it was supposed to be served with basmati rice but it came with boiled Rice! Hubby had steak which he liked and would be fussy when it comes to steak !! Broad range of menu for... More 

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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our day in prince bar. On a cold crisp day sitting by the big stone fire with the heat surrounding us was just perfect after a long day walking around shops. The surroundings and decor oozing comfort and a welcome feeling. Each of us order a different thing from the menu AnD not one complaint between us, there... More 

Thank sharon S
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We recently spent an afternoon in Athlone, Christmas shopping and stopped for lunch in The Prince. It was clearly a popular spot for lunch, offering both a variety of substantial hot lunches and lighter soup and sandwich options. We each ordered sandwiches and were served by a very pleasant gentleman who gave you exactly what you asked for, and plenty... More 

Thank Patriciamacg
Athlone, Ireland
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

As a group of four, we went to the Prince for a drink and a chat. The pint of Guinness was good and the conversation was great. The same English football match was on several TVs in low definition and what we saw looked boring anyhow, so the distraction was minimal. Some staff came around with the bar-food menus and... More 

Thank Mardyke
Clara, Ireland
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

I'm not keen on this place after trying it a couple of times.First time was quite good with nice food,but after going again I doubt I'd go back.The food wasn't very nice and my grandsons meal came after we had nearly finished ours and my daughter having to go and remind them about his meal.When it came the chicken gougons... More 

Thank Dee19522014
princebarathlone, Manager at The Prince Bar, responded to this review

Sorry to hear you hadn't a satisfactory experience within the Prince Bar, our kids lunches are cooked to order from the kitchen, we aim to provide good quality food at all times, if you wish to ring me (0906476666) on this matter please feel free as we take all customer feedback on board to improve the service we provide More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$53
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street | Athlone Town Centre, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 90 647 6666
The Prince Bar Athlone is your number one meeting place in Athlone from an early morning coffee and a scone, to a delicious carvery lunch with colleagues, barfood served daily from 4:30pm catering for all from romantic dinner for two to large groups, live music Wednesday to Sunday from local and national bands, for top entertainment events special occasions cocktail and late night entertainment the prince bar Athlone is the place to go when visiting Athlone

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?