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Ballinahown Tea Rooms

Ballinahown, Athlone, Ireland
+353 86 862 0666
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
17 Aug 2018
“Gorgeous Cafe. ”
25 Jul 2018
“Fantastic gem”
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Ballinahown, Athlone, Ireland
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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
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Step into the Tea Rooms and it is stepping into your granny's parlour. Fresh bread and scones from the oven and tea made with actual tea leaves (not bags of dust...). Coffee also good. Not cheap but you get what you pay for... We dropped...More

Thank CJ-Ispra
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Was on long journey lately and took at stop for coffee and to use their facilities. Was pleasantly surprised. a warm welcome from staff upstairs was a lovely cafe with old world charm. Old furniture and Delph. Lovely home baked goods and excellent coffee. Nice...More

Thank sweety1960
Reviewed 2 September 2015

My brother and I stopped here after a visit to Clonmacnoise for some light refreshments and we were so glad that we did. It was my sister and her husband that told us about the Tea Room as its slightly off the beaten track but...More

Thank 166LeoK
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Had a great lunch in the Tea Rooms recently! The staff were so polite and friendly, the room itself is cosy welcoming and unique. The food is super! It's a gem worth visiting!

Thank OliverJohn1
Reviewed 7 July 2015

The Tea Rooms in Ballinahown is a charming place to stop for a cup of coffee and cake or some lunch. The quaint comfy decor and warm friendly welcome make this a place you want to come back to. Highly recommended.

Thank Patsy P
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Visited here at the June bank holiday weekend. Was pretty full with a good atmosphere. Sampled the Mexican panini which was delicious. Chilled out for an hour on comfy chairs. Good wi-fi. Loads of newspapers. V busy when I was there as there was a...More

Thank fergalk2014
Reviewed 16 May 2015

On day 12 of our trip (and having had soda bread at least twice a day), we stumbled on the Ballinahown Tea Rooms for a mid-day break after a visit to Clonmacnoise. The soda bread was the BEST we had eaten and the entire meal...More

Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

Stopped here for a mid morning break. Delighted to hear they served decaff coffee...but when it arrived it tasted of nothing. Perhaps problem was size of mug....too large for amount of coffee used. Whatever the reason it needs sorting. Home baking was delicious but pricey...More

Thank Maire L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff
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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