We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cupan Tae

Spanish Arch 7 Quay Lane | Galway, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 895 000
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (80 reviews)
“cake” (60 reviews)
“soup” (20 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Spanish Arch 7 Quay Lane | Galway, Galway, Ireland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (654)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

91 - 100 of 575 reviews

Reviewed 2 April 2017

We have visited many times and we always enjoyed the food and ambience. We called in for afternoon tea and when we asked for a fresh pot of tea we were told that we would be charged extra, The premises is very cluttered with little...More

Thank 123Margaret4711
Reviewed 1 April 2017

What a charming and olde worlde teashop in Galway city. Old-fashioned style and tablecloths and bone china crockery. Matched and mismatched crockery, delicate teacups and cake stands. An amazing selection of teas, all served in individual bone china teapots with individual timers for the "correct"...More

Thank clare w
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I enjoy the treats as well as the attitude of the girls working there! Home made cakes and several types of tea!

Thank Georgiana S
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I LOVE tea. I stopped-by with a friend. He and I enjoyed the tea and pastries. We first had to choose from a lengthy menu of tea. We had to be instructed by the staff how to brew the tea (they provide timers and different...More

Thank SmokeyBlueTulle
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I understand that I went during a busy time. The space is crammed with tables, with very little room between tables. We had some poor service as well. I don't know how the food and drink was because it was so crowded, busy and bad...More

Thank Elisa N
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This little gem of a restaurant had tempted me the first time we traveled to Galway but I wasn't able to get there in time to enjoy it! The next time we were lucky enough to pass through I insisted that we have tea and...More

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We loved our visit to An Cupan Tae. The staff were lovely and friendly and provided a great irish style service to everybody. The theme of the cafe was really quaint and we were fascinated with how it was decorated with cups and saucers -...More

Thank WowLady
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Lovely lunch in a Great atmosphere. Food well presented. Staff very attentive. Sit back relax and Enjoy.

Thank 1966Martina1966
Reviewed 7 March 2017

after having heard so many good things about Cùpan Tae I needed to try this place out. Well, it doesn't disappoint, you enter the small restaurant and you enter another time, another dimension. Dolls, porcelain dish sets, doilies, fancy chairs, and the music to go...More

Thank Madeline B
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Called into Cupan Tae on Monday (20/02/17) to say it's over the top decoratively is an understatement but it makes no apologies for being as quirky as they come We decided to have the afternoon tea and it was treat. Lovely fresh sandwiches, with the...More

Thank WelshBrummie54
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 hotels in Galway
Jurys Inn Galway
2,299 reviews
.04 km away
The House Hotel
1,197 reviews
.07 km away
The Residence Hotel
110 reviews
.08 km away
Corrib House Hotel
1 review
.18 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Quay Street Kitchen
1,849 reviews
.08 km away
Ard Bia at Nimmo's
1,665 reviews
.08 km away
The Kitchen
242 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Galway Bay
658 reviews
.13 km away
Galway City Museum
596 reviews
.10 km away
Kirwan's Lane
127 reviews
.05 km away
The Galway Fisheries Watchtower Museum
91 reviews
.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cupan Tae staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spanish Arch 7 Quay Lane | Galway, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 895 000
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;