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Cupan Tae

Spanish Arch 7 Quay Lane | Galway, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 895 000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (18 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00All hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Spanish Arch 7 Quay Lane | Galway, Galway, Ireland
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81 - 90 of 525 reviews

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

This place is so adorable and exactly what you picture with a tea room. We don't do tea in the states like Europe does. This was a high class taste of the European culture. I was also surprised with the gluten free options available! My...More

Thank Brandie S
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is a place I would highly recommend you visit, friendly staff, amazing place which takes you back to the days when most place used china cups etc. Great choice of food and different tea`s with a timer to let you know when tea is...More

Thank Nick Y
Reviewed 29 September 2016

our first tea and meal in Ireland and one of our favorites....everything was charming and tasteful ....very enjoying

Thank schlappal2016
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My wife is a tea-lover so when she spotted this small shop in Galway we just had to try it. And we were very glad we did! It is quintessential tea room with numerous tea post and tea services lining the walls. And they are...More

Thank RLTW
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Found this place by accident - and spent at least 2 hours, trying all sorts of different teas and treats from the menu. It is frequented by tourists and locals alike, and has a very authentic and Irish touch, nothing like the touristy stuff. This...More

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This tea room is one of the most beautiful ones I've been in, nicely decorated and with great ambience. The attention of the staff was superb, all the girls were super friendly and even though the place was packed, they managed the situation in a...More

Thank AldDC
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Really great little tea room all types of teas and lots of fresh home made cakes well worth a visit call in when you are next in Galway

Thank libera2437
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

If you want the quintessential spot of tea and a scone, this is a fun place, complete with the cups and teapots you would expect for a fine cup of tea. Add a scone or a more complete breakfast to add to the experience. Right...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Afternoon tea here is a real treat. Loved the decor. Highly recommend to people stopping off in Galway on their travels.

Thank Lainek6789
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Went looking for good coffee and cake...my cake was lovely but my sons was dry and tasteless...the coffee was ordinary...the tea is presented well and many varieties to choose from...husbands soup was ok....overall quite expensive but if you want a pretty place to have a...More

Thank Woo28_13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spanish Arch 7 Quay Lane | Galway, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 895 000
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