Latest News from the Left Bank Bistro

New Menu & Wine List

We've just launched our new menu with a great selection of fresh fish and Asian dishes..........

A totally new revamped wine list with great value wines from small winemakers in France, Italy & Spain.

Also introducing 10 wines in 500 ml carafe or by the glass..............



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 2012 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.

Early Bird Menu

Our new Early Bird time is from 5pm to 7pm on Saturdays.

Tuesday to Friday we're running it all night.

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.