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The Secret Garden Galway

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4 William Street West, Galway 0000, Ireland
+353 85 758 3927
13:00 - 21:00
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Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Mon 11:00 - 19:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Tralee, Ireland
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best place to chill out with a 'cuppa tae' - once you have made your choice from the amazing array of teas available. I love that the tea from made from tea leaves not tea bags. You can take the time to sit, relax and enjoy - read or play some of the board games .... I've... More 

Thank clotildeok
Sydney, Australia
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to have tea and hang out after a busy weekend. Looks like they have 50 'teas and many board games

Thank abridg55
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The secret garden is a great place to unwind at any time of the day. Whether you are alone or with a friend just take the time to have a cup of delicious tea or coffee, Yummy treats also available and vegan friendly!

Thank Anouk S
Port Glasgow, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Quaint surroundings, various seating arrangements, tea served in different types of tea pots and very light delicious chocolate cake. Would recommend.

Thank Robert B
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I went here with my friend who lives in Galway, who recommended it. There's a large variety of loose leaf teas. We had the black tea with hints of chocolate and it was very good. Good selection of cakes too, and they delicious. Very nice atmosphere, with games and books too

Thank Lucia Z
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I discovered this place some years ago and came back lots of times with my friends. One evening there was a concert. One afternoon we played board games. You can even smoke shisha. The carrot cake is delicious and the tea just goes perfectly together with the oriental warm atmosphere.

Thank Valentina V
Galway, Ireland
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The relaxed ambience of this lovely spot helps me when I want to forget about my problems, The staff is very nice and I find the place so peacefull, that it is particularly indicated for intimate conversations or solo reflection moments.

Thank Celestra6
Galway, Ireland
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

If you'd like a nice coffee and lunch, soup or a salad this is ideal. The location is brilliant and in nice weather the outdoor seating area at the rear is so atmospheric. Food and coffee are good and service is friendly. Well worth a visit.

Thank js-Galway-Ireland
Galway, Ireland
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

My favorite place in Galway to drink tea! The personnel is very friendly. There are so many different flavours and you can smell them all before you choose one. It is also a great place to smoke shisha with some friends and drink a tea with it. I really recommend this place!! Only cash.

Thank Suzanne R
County Donegal, Ireland
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Myself + boyfriend came in the other evening for a quick tea as I had been here before and really wanted to show him the place. Was not disappointed at all; went for the vanilla rooibos tea and orange polenta cake - absolutely gorgeous. Such a lovely atmosphere, very cosy and welcoming. Could sit here for hours. There was a... More 

Thank Mary L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 William Street West, Galway 0000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 85 758 3927

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?