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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 day out!!

There was only the two of us, but it didn’t matter we were treated the same as if a coach load had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
teambernie
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Ballymoney, United Kingdom
Brilliant

Lauren our tour guide was very knowledgeable, helpful and kind. She showed us every stage of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lmcr77
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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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+44 28 3884 0249
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There was only the two of us, but it didn’t matter we were treated the same as if a coach load had landed. Great fun meeting Mr Tayto himself and I have to say the tasting part had to be one of the highlights. Great...More

Thank teambernie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lauren our tour guide was very knowledgeable, helpful and kind. She showed us every stage of the crisp and snack making process. Found out lots about the hard work that goes into making Taytos and other products. Great range of souvenirs after the tour in...More

Thank lmcr77
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Just home from a fantastic day out at the Tayto Castle Tour. First impression was great as we were greeted by Tayto's friendly staff at reception. The same member staff then gave us an introductory brief on the do's and dont's and demonstrated how to...More

Thank Francis2468
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I'm a support worker for an adult with a learning difficulty and she really wanted to go on the tour- she was not disappointed. The tour guides were very friendly and understanding, we had Lenore who struck a good balance between fun and informative. Free...More

Thank kingbeautiful
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Wonderful trip to Tayto Castle today. Received a very warm welcome on arrival. Given a hat and apron to wear. Mr Tayto himself was wonderful, and posed for photographs. All staff were really lovely, and Lauren was our guide. She was very friendly, informative, and...More

Thank LesleyLisburn
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The tour of the Tayto factory today was fantastic. There is no parking at the factory but there is plenty of on street parking. Our guide Lauren was very friendly and gave us plenty of time to watch the process and to ask questions. Lots...More

Thank Neenie56
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Tayto castle tour was fantastic from start to finish. Car parking was free on the main Street opposite the front gate. The staff were cheerful and pleasant. Lynore was our guide and she was very informative and friendly. We got a lovely family photo with...More

Thank mojh2002
Reviewed 29 August 2017

From start to finish the tour was professional, entertaining and well worth the money.The staff were pleasant witty and very friendly ,.Our host explained the history of Tattoo and our individual guide Laurin was excellent. The tour was ectremely informative and all the workers net...More

Thank Barry2137
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Just back from a brilliant tour of tayto castle. Katie our guide was so friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. Really great day out. Would definitely recommend it. Especially the samples

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 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
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umm_salam
2 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
28 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
29 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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