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) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Emo ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, Cafe, British
Emo Court, Emo, Ireland
+353 86 617 3534
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible32%
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“cakes” (7 reviews)
“scone” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
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10:00 - 18:00All hours
Irish, Cafe, British
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Emo Court, Emo, Ireland
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Reviews (34)
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Visit here most weekends and the problem is it's so inconsistent. Last week I was thoroughly satisfied with my food, today it was just not good enough. The pepper salad which accompanied my panini special consisted mostly of limp cucumber, while the apple in the...More

Thank MidlandsBiddy
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Always a great place for a tasty snack. Huge variety both hot and cold. Beautiful surroundings of Emo court/woods and always friendly staff. Well worth a visit

Thank Duncan L
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings are the biggest plus for this cafe. Grand little lunches; though the day we went staff were a little slow and the cleanliness could definitely be improved.

Thank Samantha W
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Poppped in to the tea room for a quick snack on a rather cold afternoon at 15.50. There was a young girl on the til and a rather rude and obnoxious blonde lady. The rude blonde told us there is no soup and now we...More

1  Thank Pd1969
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Emo Court grounds are amazing to visit and have enjoyed walks with my family on many occasions, always stopping for coffee in Catoca. I visiting last Saturday morning with my children and sister and was very disappointed with the service. The woman who took my...More

1  Thank ryanais1
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Visited the tea rooms for lunch. Arrived at 13.45 to be told there was no soup. Walked into the the actual seating area and had to move table on two occasions due to the dirt on both the floor and the tables themselves. The staff...More

1  Thank 1983danny
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We often used to go to CaToCa for lunch on Sunday, or a treat mid week. We have decided to no longer go here. The owner has little respect for customers. The area where you order and pay for food is crammed with stick, no...More

3  Thank edmali
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was our first time experiencing afternoon tea, and what a terrific experience it was in this historical landmark. We had the good fortune of having "Kate" look after us and this also added to our enjoyable afternoon tea, as she provided attentive/friendly service while...More

8  Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 1 September 2016

love the coffee here all i ever buy is a scone or dissert as it is way too expensive,owner is really rude to the point of disbelief when she is not there a great athmosphere other staff lovely,coffee is best in laois rooms are spacious...More

1  Thank Anne G
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times. The grounds of Em are just so beautiful and many times I've visited I've given this place another chance in the hope that it lives up to the standard of its surroundings. To date, it's just one disappointment after...More

1  Thank DarceyM1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emo Court, Emo, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Laois  >  Emo
  • Phone Number: +353 86 617 3534
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