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The Tea Room

Bank Place, Castletownbere, Ireland
+353 86 173 2606
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good1%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (16 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“home made” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bank Place, Castletownbere, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Recently visited the tea rooms for brunch. They brave so much to offer between cakes and pastries, pancakes,wraps and soft drinks and hot drinks. The staff are very friendly and very welcoming. A must visit.

Thank BubblegumPuppy96
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a few years now The Tea Room was not the easiest to find - needing a short walk from the Square. This is not impossible but plenty of alternatives around the Square. But now that they have a car park opposite you can truly...More

Thank tjr199
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Top notch in Castletownbere. We were recommended by a shop assistant in Bantry and were not disappointed

Thank 855robinp
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Rather busy at lunchtime service slow as all items freshly prepared. Soup n sour dough bread. Soup middle of the road n not pleased to c mould on bread which was quickly replaced.

Thank Evelyn F
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Nice bright surroundings with room to sit outside. A lot of young staff behind the counter, a little intimidating as not sure who to give order to. Food was ok but it could have done with direction i.e. tables not tidied up afterwars...so we had...More

Thank Loo99car
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

It was really really good the quality of the products, and the homemade preparations. But the most important thing is the love that Lorna and the staff involve her job. Thanks. I enjoyed a lot.

Thank Perezcar1
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Everything at the Tea Room was exceptional. Food , service are all top notch. Highly recommended. The hummingbird cake was one of the nicest ,that I have ever tasted.The service was fast and friendly. Thoroughly enjoyed.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

The cakes here are just out of this world, they were so moist but very light. The coffee and walnut cake was the best I’ve tasted, the only down side is I asked for a small slice and the one that came was huge but...More

Thank joncruwys
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Really tasty and good variety and not just usual lunch choices. Very nice staff. Cakes were delicious

Thank AMOD123
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Stumbled upon this gem on a walk on the first day in Castletownbere and could not wait to try it! I came back the next afternoon for a coffee and pastry and was not surprised at how yummy it was. I came back again the...More

Thank Maryellen C
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Cynthia B
July 7, 2018|
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Response from DisaOS | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open on Sundays, until 5:00pm every day of the week.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bank Place, Castletownbere, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Castletownbere
  • Phone Number: +353 86 173 2606
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