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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)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Spanish Arch 7 Quay Lane | Galway, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend to tea lovers or anyone just wanting a rest with a good cuppa! Seen Cupan Tae recommended as one of the top tea rooms in Galway and decided to pop by. A great experience! Lots and lots of teas to choose from and...More

Thank Wanderlust2216
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I was told to visit but often full, which is a good sign. I would recommend this for a special occupation. We had a specialist tea, soup and a cake. Cost 27 euros. However, the tea was special and the soup very nice. I think...More

Thank paulX6810RW
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Lovely tea shop with a nice variety. Most helpful and courteous staff. Very pleased with the tea we picked up for family back home.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 21 August 2016

What a treat. I love tea, and I love high tea. This was perfect. Beautiful sandwiches, scones and cakes, and strong, fresh, hot tea served on old fashioned china. All good x

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Popped in for a tea, scone and bathroom break. Nice little elegant tea room, with an array of yummy sweets and baked goods. It's not a huge place, but quite nice just the same. Staff was friendly. Only problem was they charged me for the...More

Thank AnnafromCanada
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Went with our two kids, tea was delicious. My son would recommend the Lemon Drizzle cake, my daughter and I loved the walnut and coffee cake (YUMMY) and my husband loved his scone. We purchased extra tea leaves and a strainer. Very good value for...More

Thank annettesarahmccarthy
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This place is a true gem. From it's quaint stone exterior and quirky quaint interior and a fabulous selection if tea and cakes etc served in the old style cups and saucers. It truely is a treat. A must when in Galway.

Thank Gillianhmc
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This charming tea shop is so pretty. All the crockery, tablecloths and napkins are lovely. There is a great choice of teas and the cakes are delicious. It is certainly worth a visit if you are in the area. The price was reasonable and the...More

1  Thank vacuumcleaner
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Cupan Tae is a perfect place for tea and a baked good or light fare. We had just traveled from Shannon Airport and needed a little pick me up and this was the perfect place. The decor is very cute with tea cups hanging in...More

1  Thank CU55
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Very nicely situated near the River and town. The teas are superb and the food tasty. For the price of the lunch plates you would expect a little more. I had the "Rosti" and there was no salad with it. A slightly larger plate with...More

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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, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
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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