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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 30 April 2015 via mobile

Great food, tea and service. Asked for a hot chocolate with extra chocolate and they delivered! Very cute little place for a hot drink or lunch. Highly recommend.

2  Thank Espirradeira
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Dropped in for coffee and cake this afternoon. Delicious homemade apple tart & a tasty pear and almond tart. Beautifully presented and served with lovely old silver desert spoons. Good coffee. Toys for the children. Beautiful furnishings, cushions and decor. Will definitely be back for...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank Featherstonian
Reviewed 10 March 2015

The tea rooms offer very tasty, wholesome food in an attractive village - an ideal stop to stretch the legs, do some retail therapy and of course get some good food. Kitchen staff were very helpful and the premises are bright, eye catching and fun....More

Date of visit: February 2015
Thank SligoWoodies
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Like many others here, we dropped in on the way to Clonmacnoise and were delighted with the find. The village is delightful and this tea-rooms/craft shop was exactly what we wanted. Food was lovely, and thoughtfully prepared and presented. It's great to see food done...More

Date of visit: October 2014
3  Thank SirRoy
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Wonderful baking, quaint (in the best possible way) decor and helpful staff - the tea rooms in Ballinahowen are well worth a detour (in fact they're only about a short drive from Athlone). Very good lunch food, tasty, generous portions and a wide selection of...More

Date of visit: August 2014
1  Thank injun
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Had lunch at the 'tea rooms' , with hot soup, great sandwiches - with open choice for vegetarian teen. Passing thru from Aus. Can highly recommend going out of your way to dine here. Well done & good luck. E C

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank Eamon17
Reviewed 8 July 2014

I am disappointed to see some negative reviews, I visit the Tea Rooms regularly and I am never disappointed. I've brought a few friends here, but I love it so much I even go by myself for lunch, where usually I would never eat out...More

Date of visit: July 2014
3  Thank Silverstork
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Beautiful surrounding very comfortably homemade bread cakes etc.very reasonable lovely just even for afternoon tea after a long drive .

Date of visit: September 2013
1  Thank burkieWestmeath
Reviewed 1 July 2014

excellent cafe which deserves more recognition. Very good decor and ambience combined with excellent service and great food.

Date of visit: October 2013
1  Thank stjohnsroscommon
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Had lunch there with a friend last week and not impressed. We were served very, very small portions which were overpriced. Food was just about passable with no selection whatever. Will not be visiting there for lunch again! Mary H

Date of visit: May 2014
4  Thank Mary H
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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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