A Traditional Tea Shop in Galway

Atraditional Irish Tea Shop in Galway City, Ireland specialising in quality home baking we use only the best of local Galway produce. We at Cupan Tae Galway opened our doors on the 23rd of December 2010. Take a step back in time and indulge in our homemade culinary delights (both sweet and savoury).

Or why not sample one of our thirty different types of herbal loose-leaf teas? The choice is yours. We combine the tradition of afternoon tea with top class service. With our tables set in the best of linen and lace, and our guests drinking tea and coffee only from our best china, Cupán Tae is a dream beyond dreams. Situated in the heart of Galway’s Latin Quarter, we at Cupan Tae are only too thrilled to welcome you and yours into our haven of enchantment.

Read what Trivago had to say about us in their Wild Atlantic Way food review


Our Tea Shop

There are many different teas, Black Teas, Green Teas, Oolong Teas, and many more. We also have a selected range Herbal and Fruit Teas. We from Cupan Tae did make a selection from the best teas there are. We want you to feel and taste the atmosphere

that a good cup of tea can create. We offer 27 different teas. You can visit our Original Irish Tea Shop in Galway to taste the different teas yourself. You can also enjoy some home-made cakes, scones and buns.

  • Full breakfast and lunch menu available
  • Extensive selection of homemade cakes and sweets
  • loose-leaf teas, Cupan Tae’s homemade brown bread and granola

  • Takeaway options available for both sweet and savoury items
  • Gift Vouchers
  • In-store shopping


See if you can spot some of our staff in this video!