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Thyme Out

Alcorn's Garden Centre | Letterekenny, Letterkenny, Ireland
+353 86 868 3995
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (10 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Alcorn's Garden Centre | Letterekenny, Letterkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Have often had lunch, cake, coffee etc here. Not anymore though! The man serving us was beyond rude! Staff needs training on basic customer service skills! Very disappointed!

Thank rosey2017441
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the quality of the food, the freshly prepared salads and the choice is wonderful. Gorgeous homemade goats cheese tart and lovely soup. A great selection of home made desserts and traybakes, you can also buy selection of bakery items to takeaway. Great service staff...More

Thank Ali-Dun-na-nall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simple fresh limited fare with very good friendly capable service, followed by a good coffee. Not very big and gets very busy at lunchtime. Good car park and about 3 miles from town centre, so it is well away from the madding crowd. Conveniently located...More

Thank michaelmacginty
Ev G, Guest Relations Manager at Thyme Out, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for leaving your review, we appreciate you taking the time Michaelmacginty. We look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Love calling into Thyme Out, their desserts are amazing especially the chocolate brownie 😄 if passing or visiting Alcorns it's worth stopping in as they've a lovely lunch menu which is great value for money. Staff are friendly and helpful. They also do outside catering...More

Thank Gráinne D
Ev G, Public Relations Manager at Thyme Out, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thanks Grainne What a great review!! We really appreciate it. Our brownies really are very popular.. look forward to seeing you back in Thyme Out tearooms again very soon. thank you so much for taking time to review us.

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

This is a big statement but... it is. I've been a few times and the food (which is lunchtime food) is great. Try the cajun chicken flatbread or the soups or the salads. Staff are lovely patient and helpful. Only negative it's becoming so popular...More

Thank Stephen1970a
Ev G, Guest Relations Manager at Thyme Out, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Your BIG statement is very much appreciated by all the team here in Thyme Out Tearooms, we are delighted you love our food and sorry that everyone knows how good it is.... thus we are too busy at times!!! See you again soon.

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Enjoyed a tea break on a very wet visit , Have used this place several times and found it to suit our needs.

Thank Audrey D
Ev G, Guest Relations Manager at Thyme Out, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you so much for leaving a review, we really appreciate feed back from all our customers. Delighted you enjoyed your tea break and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely lunch n take away cakes Lunch was tasty n very fresh Excellent n friendly service Not far out of Letterkenny so good for lunch passing throughMore

Thank S M
Ev G, Guest Relations Manager at Thyme Out, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you so much for your great review, we really appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your experience was. "tasty very fresh Excellent friendly service" they really are fantastic words to get in a review for Thyme Out in Alcorns Garden...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Nice little cafe. Always busy. Always nice food with that little twist. Attracts custom from more affluent backgrounds! But don't sit down until you are assigned a seat or you may find yourself getting royalty told off & asked to vacate your table & wait...More

4  Thank Heaghrainn
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I had lunch with a friend and we both opted for the warm chicken pie with salad. The salad was fresh and varied, and the pie was lovely. The only fault, we felt, was that they are too liberal with salt. We were offered free...More

2  Thank Clare G
Ev G, Customer Services at Thyme Out, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Clare, thank you so much for your review and we are delighted you enjoyed our homemade Chicken Pie, a favourite with a lot of our customers here in Thyme Out Tearooms! With regard to salt, we use limited amounts of seasoning , leaving it to...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Tasty, fresh food. Busy place at lunchtime. Staff courteous and friendly. Decor added positively to experience. Good parking facilities.

Thank congill
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10 May 2017|
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Response from bubbles1984 | Reviewed this property |
I'd say they could definitely provide that for you. they are very helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alcorn's Garden Centre | Letterekenny, Letterkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Letterkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 86 868 3995
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