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cafe genoa

5 Main Street, Athlone, Ireland
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible18%
22 Apr 2018
“Avoid!! Need advice on hygiene..”
30 Oct 2017
“Night out ”
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Fast food
5 Main Street, Athlone, Ireland
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Called in around 1a.m on Saturday night, ordered chips and 2 pizza slices, the guy taking the orders was wearing a latex glove on his right hand, he was also answering phone and entering orders via computer using the mouse which was filthy with remnants...More

Thank sharon k
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in after a few pints, got a thin crispy pizza, I was surprised to be honest it was delicious, will definitely recommend pizza from here

Thank Damien O
Reviewed 19 October 2017

As all other resturants were closed due to storm ophelia we had to use a take away and were glad we did as the food was of a standard we would not expest from take away food .the fresh fish was of a very high...More

Thank 64johnny1949
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Amazed by how low this place is ranked. Always enjoyed the food here. Yes it's fast food, but it's good grub. No frills but it always hits the spot. Good after a night out and a nice treat in itself. Great burgers and chips, decent...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This place used to be a typical Italian cafe, with substantial seating space, a nice mural and a real Italian atmosphere. Now it has descended to a quick-buck chipper with dour staff and low quality food. My piece of battered "cod" was more than 50%...More

Thank Mardyke
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We were in need of a small bite to eat and this ticked all the boxes. Simple fast food and not too expensive. Job done.

Thank DangerousPaddy
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Being from the town and against my better judgement I was in enticed to call in to the Genoa for some take away food, I should have listened to my inner conscience, I ordered a piece of southern fried chicken and a bag of chips,when...More

1  Thank Mousey43
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Not great! Alright after a night on the drink to kill the cravings but you would really want to be jarred to want to eat from here! Staff aren't the nicest and the food can be ok at the best of times! Much better places...More

Thank Murt K
Reviewed 1 July 2015

It's a fairly normal chipper. Wouldn't use the take out service but very handy on a night out when you want a bag of chips or a slice of pizza. Friendly staff

Thank tacyelood
Reviewed 27 March 2015

great little take away and always go back, great food day or night. friendly staff and the garlic is just gorgeous

Thank Irene B
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12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Main Street, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
Right At The Start Of The Town As You Cross The Bridge
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