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The Blueberry Tea Room

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Castle Street | The Diamond, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Free Wifi, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
coffee break

just had a scone and coffee-but both were just right-scones can vary greatly but these were well baked- make you feel like calling again

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
PETER M
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Omagh, United Kingdom
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Omagh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

just had a scone and coffee-but both were just right-scones can vary greatly but these were well baked- make you feel like calling again

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N Ireland
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great wee place to lunch or have coffee in. Packed out even on a cold day in January! Had to wait for a table. Great food and choice, good service. We always go there when in Donegal town.

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Co Kildare
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had lunch on Monday 25th January 2015. Soup was vegetable. It was not creamy but had whole vegetables. Nice sandwich with a pasta salad. I also had a cup of coffee. No complaints. Price OK.

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Thank SallinsCailin
Letterkenny, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always find this place to be so busy and friendly. I have dined here on my own and with friends, and always feel at ease. Staff are so friendly and the top up of coffee is a nice touch. Love their vegetarian dishes. It is must to stop at this cafe when in Donegal Town.

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Thank nicelady17
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely cafe by the castle. Warm donegal service, and yummy scones and tea. Worth a visit when in the old town.

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Bandon, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at The Blueberry several times for both breakfast and lunch. Amazing meals! First of all, the outside entrance was very inviting. The inside decor, equally so. The staff very efficient and friendly. We were in for lunch on our American Thanksgiving. Missing home, we talked with the owner who had lived in NYC and owned an Irish bar... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were glad that we asked a local shopkeeper where was the best tea room in the area..she did this wee tea room proud..one friend had the mushroom soup and toasted sandwich..she raved about it all day..(she's still talking about it 👌..my other friend had the apple pie and cream..again another great review..I had the chocolate cake soaked in hot... More 

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Thank Alexis556
Bedford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Having lived in Donegal for some years my wife and I had lunch in the Blueberry quite often and were never disappointed. I must admit to being a great lover of vegetable soup and to date I have never tasted a better bowl of soup than the ones I have eaten there... heaven in a bowl!! If you eat nothing... More 

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ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Ate here recently i had chicken noodle soup and a club sandwich the food was really tasty and the portions were good it is a very busy spot we had to wait for a table to come free but didnt have to wait too long i would reccomend to come here the staff wer friendly and very efficent there only... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Everything that makes a tea room wonderful is present in The Blueberry. The scones are yummy with jam and cream and the coffee tasty. Service was efficient and the atmosphere upbeat. I wish it was located close to home as I'd be there as a regular.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Castle Street | The Diamond, Donegal Town, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Donegal Town

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish, British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget

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