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Tayto Castle Tours

Tayto (N.I) Ltd, Tandragee BT62 2AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3884 0249
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Great tour a must see!

Visited with family on 16th August. On arrival you get a safety talk and health and safety gear... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jonathan G
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Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
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Tayto Castle Tour

A very enjoyable tour at Tayto Castle on Monday 7th August 2017 in the afternoon. Both children and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
colinr722016
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Ballymena, United Kingdom
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Set deep in the heart of the Ulster countryside is Tayto Castle where Tayto have been making some of the world’s best loved crisps and snacks since 1956. The Tayto Castle tour allows you to experience the magic of Tayto, see firsthand how our famous crisps and snacks are made and even meet our brand mascot, Mr Tayto.
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Tayto (N.I) Ltd, Tandragee BT62 2AB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited with family on 16th August. On arrival you get a safety talk and health and safety gear (apron, hair net etc). You then might meet Mr Tayto. Kids loved this bit. Also a photo opportunity. You then visit the factory (it's a real working...More

Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very enjoyable tour at Tayto Castle on Monday 7th August 2017 in the afternoon. Both children and adults alike thoroughly enjoyed the tour from watching delivery of the potato to the full process of storing, washing, peeling, slicing, frying, flavouring, packing and best of...More

Thank colinr722016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great visit, learner some really interesting facts and was very worthwhile, our tour guide keiran was very funny and a great guide, highly recommended

Thank lucy c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a brilliant time with our guide Jill. She was super informative and funny. Great morning out. Thanks Jill.

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the tour of Tayto Castle we had a very friendly and informative guide (Jenny) we see the whole process from potatoes arriving to boxes of crisps leaving. We enjoyed tasting samples of freshly made crisps and even got to meet Mr Tayto himself...More

Thank Shortcakev
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Great tour and excellent value for money.. tour guide Lynor deserves a mention she was fantastic and nothing at all was a bother

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We went today to the factory tour and it was so so good. Our tour guide was so chatty and friendly and we also had custosy of the crisp bowl while walking around, so we were stuffed. Nevermind the free 18 packets we got when...More

2  Thank Stephanie F
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I really couldn't recommend this tour enough.. It costs only £7.50 and is worth every penny.. I've done it lots and lots of times and almost feel like part of the Tayto family! Today's tour was with the lovely Jennifer who was as informative as...More

1  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Today I brought my 5yr old daughter and my parents to Tayto Castle, best time we had all Easter. Our tour guide Lynore was so lovely with my daughter and explained everything at her level. Got loads of free crisps to taste along the way...More

Thank orlagh2017
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing day at the factory, including a surprise visit from Mr Tayto himself!!! Our tour guide Jill was so lovely. Both funny and friendly and made the time we spent at the castle really enjoyable. We didn't want it to end!! We did...More

Thank Hannah B
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umm_salam
1 August 2016|
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Response from Sizzles42 | Reviewed this property |
They give you like a shower cap to wear to cover your hair - gave us all a good laugh! Also a sort of coverup apron type of thing.
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groovylucy
27 August 2015|
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Response from Marion F | Reviewed this property |
There are cafes local to Tayto factory but we visited Ballydougan Pottery at Gilford about 6 miles from factory and would highly recommend a visit!! Coffee,Teas scones cakes etc and beautiful shop to browse around.
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Lesley M
28 March 2015|
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Response from FatherTed1_7 | Reviewed this property |
Tandragee is a large village so there should be B&B's available. Nearest rail station is in Portadown, approx 6 miles from Tandragee. Best wishes!
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