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Waterfront Carvery

Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 644 2000
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (6 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for the Sunday carvery. Wow, couldn't see the plate for all the food. Plenty of choice of meats, veg and potatoes. Didn't have room for dessert which is very unlike me!!

Thank Reuben J
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Visited here during mid-term break. We thought maybe the fact that it was busier than usual we might get better quality food. We got off to a bad start when we had to sit at a table which had not been cleared after the previous...More

Thank 857liamd
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The meal was grand, I had calamari to start which was a bit stringy but the mango in the salad made up for it. Mussel sauce was nice and some of the mussels were very pale so I didn't chance them. Soup was lovely and...More

Thank Ava L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great atmosphere, nice place excellent views of the lake etc. The carvery on Sunday is very busy up to about 3:30pm so if you like it a bit quiter aim for around that time but some dishes might be gone, such as the apple pie...More

Thank Enda C
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We met family from Galway at the Hodson Bay Hotel during our trip to Ireland in June. Initally we were going to eat in the restaurant but we were so comfortable and relaxed in their lounge area near the carvery catching up that we decided...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The Waterfront Carvery at The Hodson Bay Hotel is in a scenic location looking out on Lough Ree. That's the best news. While the staff serving the tables are friendly, the standard of the food is unacceptable by today's standards. It is overcooked, unimaginative and...More

Thank Oisin M
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We were here for a business convention and had lunch and drinks in the Waterfront, part of the Hodson Bay hotel, nice place, great service and very friendly staff, food was good quality and reasonably priced

Thank stuart w
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Excellent meal with views overlooking the bay. Can be very busy especially at the weekends where you might have to stand around for a while with your meal waiting for a table.

Thank Phillip G
Reviewed 16 September 2016

There were four of us and we all enjoyed a really lovely lunch. There was a great variety of dishes, both hot & cold. I felt the food was reasonably priced.

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 1 August 2016

the carvery at place is very busy because it great value and good choice of food to to chose from and they do children meals as well

Thank James L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 90 644 2000
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