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The Abbey

29 High Street, Tuam, Ireland
+353 87 275 2474
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Irish, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
29 High Street, Tuam, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been in here twice for breakfast and I can honestly say I still shudder at the thoughts of it. I have never had a worse latte in my life. It was so bad that I haven’t even been able to order one anywhere...More

3  Thank Celtic_Hawthorn
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Go here with family good bit. Food always good here and the staff are very friendly and helpful. Great spot for big groups

Thank Cathal C
Reviewed 17 July 2018

A nice friendly hotel diner, great staff with good service and good solid food. My lunches here are always good and tasty with never much of a wait or fuss. A fine Guinness too.

Thank shapow2u
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Today we stopped for Lunch on our way Home. Tuam is not a town we would normally use to refuel but today time was on our side. First impressions were good. We received a warm welcome. We both had a cottage pie with fresh chips...More

Thank Pat T
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Upon costing the abbey I ordered a salad, with cashews, chickpeas and all this other amazing stuff. So needless to say I as disappointed to see my salad with about 4 half cherry tomatoes, mixed leaves from lidil, undressed, and nothing else bar the goats...More

Thank caterpillarcrawlin
Ca M, Owner at The Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Sir/Madame, I am very sorry to hear about your negative experience here at The Abbey. Our aim here is to maintain high standards. I'm sorry that this was not the case with your meal. Please feel free to contact us @abbeydiscobar@gmail.com or do pop...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Went here for a sandwich and soup lovely place, sandwiches were lovely and fresh. Place was lovely and clean and the staff were very helpful.

Thank Hellsean
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Great spot for lunch. We all had soup, which was homemade, hot and very tasty. Rolls and sandwiches were fresh with plenty of filling. Good value for money

1  Thank Zita K
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Lovely spot for a cup of coffee scone and a chat. Lovely for lunch and a catch up. Very easy atmosphere. You need to park at the cathedral and walk to the square.

Thank Eidink67
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch while in Tuam on business. Had beautiful homemade soup with lovely brown bread. I would have given it 5 stars but I was reading the coffee menu and saw tea leave tea ordered it to get tea bag tea I didn't...More

Thank penelope2012
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped for a break on our way to Galway, on asking direction to a good cup of coffee we were sent to the Abbey. We could not have been advised better, we had good coffee accompanied by delicious warm brownies and...More

Thank Aliki57
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18 January 2017|
Response from mfahy321 | Reviewed this property |
There is parking in the Cathedral which is just 2 min. away, there is a charge of €2 a day, or across the road in the local supermarket, where you can park free for 2 hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 High Street, Tuam, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Tuam
  • Phone Number: +353 87 275 2474
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