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Tayto Castle Tours

Tayto Ltd, Tandragee BT62 2AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3884 0249
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Rebecca/Jill

Visited today with friends from Scotland who have wanted to go for a while. There was a big group... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jimjacs
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Tayto tour

Katie was an excellent guide really engaging with the younger children in our group. She remembered... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bronwen D
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Set deep in the heart of the Ulster countryside is Tayto Castle where Tayto have been making some of the world’s best loved crisps and snacks since 1956. The Tayto Castle tour allows you to experience the magic of Tayto, see firsthand how our famous crisps and snacks are made and even meet our brand mascot, Mr Tayto.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“crisps” (130 reviews)
“our tour guide” (55 reviews)
“great tour” (25 reviews)
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Tayto Ltd, Tandragee BT62 2AB, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 3884 0249
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited today with friends from Scotland who have wanted to go for a while. There was a big group of us today 11/7/2018 @ 1.30 we were divided into 3 groups we got guide Rebecca. She was funny, knowledgeable and so friendly she fed us...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Katie was an excellent guide really engaging with the younger children in our group. She remembered our names and told us fascinating facts about crisp production. Would highly recommend a visit to Tayto Castle. Lovely welcoming staff. Thank you. Bronwen

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic trip today. We were in a group with Katie who is an excellent tour guide. She was able to cater the tour for the young children and adults in our group. We got lots of different types of crisps to try and all...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a tour for four people, which included one in a wheelchair; this was not a problem and we were made very welcome. You do, however, have to remove all jewellery and wear long sleeves plus we were then supplied with a plastic apron, a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Received a wonderful tour at Tandragee. Trip started with us posing with Pat Tayto! You have to wear aprons, hats and gloves (only if you've nail polish) . All metal items and money needs to be removed before entering the factory floor. The tour covered...More

Thank SeahMc
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Planned a spontaneous trip to mr potato mans house for a wee look around. We where greated by the spud himself and our lovely tour guide Lauren! Since it was only the two of us we where made to feel like V.I.P guests when walking...More

Thank Megan M
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

The Tayto team who give the tours are great company and hugely knowledgable about the history of the castle and company, and the whole process of making crisps from growing the potatoes right through to packaging and distribution. Tayto are very generous worth their crisp...More

Thank Louise W
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Whilst visiting a friend local to Tayto in March we decided to take the tour as we are both huge fans of crisps! And what a blast we had! From the outset our tour guide, Lenore, was straight-talking, smart, very informative and witty. Meeting Mr...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

I visited the tour with my wife, mother in law and my two young children. The tour guide Suzie was friendly, informative and couldn’t do enough for us. The tour started with the kids meeting Mr Tayto and was personalised as there was just 5...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Grand children loved every aspect . As did the adults! As many crisps as you can eat and seeing them n Made was fascinating. Staff were so friendly and our guide was so welcoming informed and funny. Recommend it to old and young alike. Thnx...More

Thank Marie K
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GPJs
26 June 2018|
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Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
Tayto Factory Tour Price list Adults £5 Senior Citizens/Students £4 Children (5-16) £3 No admission to children under 5 Visited in December and would def recommend - we had to book in advance via website.
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Jordan H
30 November 2017|
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Response from Jonathan G | Reviewed this property |
As a group. When we where there there where two groups. One for a large school group and another with just a number of families (about 16 people I think).
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margaretmccarragher
29 October 2017|
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Response from lmcr77 | Reviewed this property |
Give yourself two hours as you can buy items in souvenir shop afterwards
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