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Ballinahown Tea Rooms

Ballinahown, Athlone, Ireland
+353 86 862 0666
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“scones” (7 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“little gem” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Ballinahown, Athlone, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 19 June 2016

I've twice had lunch here and could not possibly recommend it too highly. The food is not only delicious, but mostly organic and homemade on the premises. And all served by the wonderfully friendly staff, including the female owner: her husband is the chef. I'm...More

Thank MotherBird77
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch and I had a wonderful salmon quiche with lovely tasty salads . Nice varied menu. Great place to sit and relax. Also liked the wi-Fi sign.

Thank hobbitDublin
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

A wonderful place to relax and unwind alone or with friends. Ballinahown is a charming award winning village just a short drive from Athlone, and close to the visitor attractions Clonmacnoise and Lough boora. Indulge yourself in the Tea rooms but allow a little time...More

Thank wyldwyll1
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Tea Rooms are clean and tidy upstairs above a craft shop which opens seasonly! Only dislike of decor is panel units to "shop like" and modern for what is a quaint tea room! Special of the day looked good but we opted for panini's which...More

1  Thank Peter O
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

A real gem in a beautiful village in the centre of Ireland. A visit you will remember for its glimpse into the past.

Thank Denis R
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

I had breakfast here recently with friends. Although I live nearby I hadn't been before. The tearooms are nicely decorated and old fashioned in a nice way! The breakfast was delicious and not too expencive at just over €11 for a full Irish, pot of...More

Thank JillianNaillij
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Or 4th visit to the tea rooms and it each time it has proven to be exemplary. The pictures speak for themselves but the friendly professional service that goes with it is fantastic. Freshly made cakes and buns on top of delicious savoury bites topped...More

Thank Pat Q
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

raspberry smoothie is to die for its a must have when visiting here. The food is so yummy and the staff are always friendly and polite. I'll definitely be back again

Thank Ashboo123
Reviewed 22 November 2015

I had occasion to visit the Celtic Roots studio to purchase some beautiful sculptured Bog Oak in Ballinahown recently and while there I took the opportunity to enjoy a treat at the tea rooms. The ambiance of the place is just top class, with beautiful...More

Thank maria1978_12
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Beautiful tea rooms full of artwork and quirky ornaments. Nicely laid out. Freshly baked scones and cakes and good coffee. Friendly staff. Lovely relaxing atmosphere. Highly recommend popping in. Good value too.

Thank collz25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballinahown, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 86 862 0666
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