Eat Unique


With a strong background in the food and business industry, they have combined their valuable knowledge and vast experience to create a unique foodie destination.

Monksland, Monksland Industrial Park, Co. Westmeath, N37 C7F2


Eat Unique

About Us

Eat Unique is a thriving healthy Grab & Go café based in Monksland, Athlone. Created in 2015 by Nigel and Celine So, they created a totally new healthy food concept for the midlands. 

At Eat Unique, we pride ourselves on making healthy eating easy.

Each day we prepare from scratch all of our food using fresh in-season produce.

  • Freshly Made Salads
  • Speciality Wraps
  • Nutritious Hot Bowls
  • Healthy Snacks
  • Freshly Made Smoothies
  • Speciality Coffee
  • Vegan & Coeliac Friendly Options 

Our customers get to enjoy tasty nutritious food with an Asian twist that’s convenient and affordable.

We source locally and support small local businesses that are similar to ourselves.


Our Local Suppliers

In the last 9 years, we have built our business around sourcing our produce and packaging from small local businesses. We have developed strong relationships with all of them and work closely together to source the best quality products and produce available.

Some of our suppliers include:

  • Behan’s Fruit & Veg, Athlone
  • Local Veg Farmer Tom from Ballinahown
  • Pat Smith – Butcher
  • Horan’s Pork Butchers
  • Greene’s Free Range Eggs
  • Midland Fine Food
  • Lawlors Frozen Foods, Athlone
  • Melinn & Sons, Athlone
  • Seery’s Cash & Carry, Athlone
  • Tall Order Coffee roasted in Dundalk

We are also passionate about supporting local start up food producers and are delighted to stock retail products such as:

  • Kombucha (Fermented Drink) Hurst Botanics, Co Clare
  • The Soda Company – Athlone
  • Biasol – Tullamore
  • Local Honey from Ballinahown & Bealnamulla

With our wide customer base and well established brand, we have proven that our healthy Grab & Go concept is what people are looking for.  With obesity rates at an all-time high, people can benefit from easy access to healthy convenient food at affordable prices. 

We have developed strong contacts with many large companies, factories and schools around Athlone, having catered their corporate events and by providing regular delivery services.


Our commitment to sustainability and the environment

At Eat Unique we are passionate about doing our part to protect the environment.

Our business has a strong emphasis on sustainability. For this reason, we only use biodegradable and recyclable packaging and reducing waste.

Our customers are encouraged to dispose of their litter responsibly in our designated recycling and compost bins. 

We have created an outdoor space that is both wildlife and customer friendly.

We use a water butt and have chosen plants that are hardy and low maintenance.

Our coffee grounds once used are reused my our garden friendly cusomers.


We have taken part in the Food Waste Management program with Roscommon County Council, and have been asked to be the face of their campaign to encourage other food businesses to become more eco-friendly.