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The Drawing Room at the Prince of Wales Hotel

6 Picton Street | Prince of Wales Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 888-669-5566
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones” (153 reviews)
“egg salad” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 18:00 Hours
British, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6 Picton Street | Prince of Wales Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

After Niagara Falls Niagara On The Lake is the natural next stop. First of all I must say this place in summer season has THE most beautiful tourist street. Son on to the food. I pride myself on being able to sniff out the best...More

1  Thank piper1WestPalmBeach
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Elegant and relaxing, high tea at the Prince of Wales is a must when I visit NOTL. The staff is knowledgable about teas offered, and is attentive without intrusion into a calming atmosphere.

Thank EllieTay
Reviewed 10 September 2017

The ambiance and setting was perfect. The server was very pleasant. However, I was extremely disappointed with the quality of the food. The tea was lukewarm, the sandwich bread was stale and the pastries were nothing out of the ordinary, a cookie, macaroon, a tiny...More

Thank 147maria2017
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My husband and I have been coming to Niagara on the Lake for 15 years, but had never tried the high tea at the Prince of Wales. We finally decided to try it as one of the events for our anniversary, since it was a...More

Thank cbs651
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Overall, the atmosphere was beautiful - lovely seating, porcelains and great attention to detail overall. The tea & fresh scones were the only highlight of the actual food though. The finger sandwiches and every other sweet was very disappointing - either lacked flavor or tasted...More

Thank Nafsin N
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was lovely and the setting was nice except for the stain on our linen, which really shouldn't have been put out. When we asked for water and there was a hair on my lemon I should have taken that as a sign that...More

Thank Caligrl_in_Toronto
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We had afternoon tea here a few weeks ago and I think it is a lovely way to spend a few hours relaxing in the area. There is a tremendous amount of food in the traditional afternoon tea and we were happy to share it...More

1  Thank Sheila514
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Lots to eat and lots of tea selections, assorted sandwiches and scones with strawberry jam and cream, yummy. But make sure to reserve a table , gets really busy

Thank ant828
Reviewed 23 August 2017

very nice welcome and there is a lot to eat and it is very good (even the cucumber sandwich) they have amazing tea and great service Also you can park on the hotel rsvred spot which is great to take a walk in niagara on...More

Thank Yves-Alexandre_YAL
Reviewed 20 August 2017

My wife and I have been coming to afternoon and themed teas for a few years now, and I must say that their teas and edible treats are just the greatest. Our server this time was Olivia and she was just the best and took...More

Thank Dave A
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Stephanie J
25 November 2017|
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Response from Lauren J | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I'm sure you could call and ask and maybe even request. They are very accommodating.
d c
19 July 2015|
Response from JHarb-VintageHotels | Property representative |
Hello - dress code is smart casual - shorts and nice shirt is fine.
3 April 2015|
Response from JHarb-VintageHotels | Property representative |
Hello and thank-you for your enquiry! Yes, we can definitely prepare gluten free options with atleast 24 hours notice. We have gluten free bread for the sandwiches and we can also prepare gluten free scones. All you need... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
11:30 - 18:00
11:30 - 18:00
11:30 - 18:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Picton Street | Prince of Wales Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
    (King Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 888-669-5566
  • This restaurant is at Prince of Wales
Treat yourself to a taste of Victorian elegance in the Drawing Room of the Prince of Wales hotel. Take your little prince or princess back in time with ornately decorated tea sets, tasty scones and over-the-top royal treatment. Time travel never seemed so luxurious. Visit Niagara-on-the-Lake to rediscover the attention-to-detail that defined a more elegant era. Celebrate special occasions with a selection of Artisan cheeses and sparkling wines. Toast to the picture perfect girls' day with finger sandwiches, delicate desserts and morning mimosas. Delight in quality time with friends and family in an atmosphere of high taste in every sense of the word. From the adornment of rose chandeliers to floral table clothes and teapots, Prince of Wales brings your whimsical garden party indoors. Our Victorian Tea Room and English delicacies are fit to be enjoyed by guests who appreciate regal treatment with an imaginative twist.
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