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Review of Beans & Leaves

Beans & Leaves
Ranked #12 of 121 Restaurants in Athlone
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 5 - US$ 13
Cuisines: Deli, Irish, Cafe
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: "Simple Ingredients...Magical Foods"Steven & Martina's thinking is straightforward.Don’t mess with fantastic ingredients, keep it simple!Bring out the best in them and serve in delicious sandwiches, salads, hot meals & desserts all made on the premises & All for reasonable prices to have here or to take home. And, judging by the deli’s popularity, it’s a recipe that works.Happy Cooking,Steven & Martina.
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This cafe and restaurant is a great place to go as a familly. It has a lovely view of the Shannon and the west Bank of Athlone. On sunny days there are tables outside. You can stop in for coffee and cake or a full meal.
We just had a wonderful family brunch on New year's day. One vegetarian, a teenager, a toddler and me, the slightly picky meat eater. There are high chairs and toys for the little ones and lovely hot chocolate with marshmallows for the older child. There is a single menu for breakfast and lunch which means one person can get a vegie breakfast, another a chicken sandwich with skinny fries and the last can get pancakes with chocolate sauce and ice cream. My one lament is that they do not serve Eggs Benedict but given that they make their own bread it is understandable.
The coffee and food we're very good, I will give a special shout out for the guacamole which was lovely and fresh. Over all the food is wholesome, homemade, and not overly salted. The hospitality was warm and friendly but also professional and attentive.
We will keep going back here again and again.

Thank Rob D
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Welcoming staff, homely and healthy, organic porridge on the menu with choice of delicious toppings.

Thank Michaela A
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is a lovely place to stop and take a break, with very nice staff and a cosy atmosphere. Gorgeous cake etc. to have with your cuppa. Very friendly and clean. We will be back.

Thank fitzzyma
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Always the best place to go for breakfast, got the full Irish and my partner decided on poached eggs, busy as usual and staff were very friendly, left with a full belly and a smile

1  Thank damieno370
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Went here for lunch with 3 others two ordered what was discribed as a blah with ham and cheese which in fact was just a cheap burger bun. My tuna melt was served in burger bun also and wasn't warm or toasted. All in all dissapointing.

4  Thank elaine R
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