Duchess Tea Rooms
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Situated on 14 Bridge Street at the bottom of Bandon lies the Duchess Tearooms. Visitors can indulge in scrumptious pastries, cakes and scones served with an amazing selection of loose leaf teas from around the world.
Nestled in Bandon deep in the heart of West Cork, lies the Duchess Tearooms. A unique and sophisticated establishment that offers patrons a wonderful menu that holds dear to the ideals of homemade cooking and baking. The tea rooms provide patrons with a wonderful set menu that includes freshly made breakfasts, traditional and artisan lunches along with the time old taking of Afternoon Tea. The Duchess Tearooms is a place of sophistication, refinement and unbridled ambiance were visitors can indulge in a wide assortment of finger sandwiches, scrumptious mouth-watering pastries, home baked cakes and not forgetting their famous freshly made scones baked fresh every morning and coveted by so many. At the Duchess Tea rooms the aim is for visitors to enjoy a beautifully ornate and relaxing environment all served up with wonderful food and fabulous friendly service. There is no doubting the old worldly characteristics and charm that resonates throughout the Duchess Tearooms. Visitors can choose to enjoy over 40 loose leaf teas from around the world served to them in nothing but the finest of vintage bone china in the most wonderful surroundings.
"There are no clocks in the tea rooms, although it will just be possible to glimpse the flash of the outside world as it passes through Bandon. If you look hard in the direction of the door, a strange sense will overcome patrons in which they will experience the unusual feeling of taking a two-hour holiday from time, that will only heighten the pleasure of drinking tea at the Duchess tea rooms"
The Duchess Tea rooms will offer patrons refinement and the experience of unbridled ambiance, excellence of service and a commitment to "pure enjoyment, even in this modern world. The Tearooms can be found on No 14 Bridge Street which is the last street on your left just off the northern end of south Main Street as you are heading in the direction of Cork. The nearest bus station is only a 5 minute walk away on the main Bandon to Cork Road.