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The Tea Party

#1,027 of 2,244 Restaurants in Ottawa}
€€ - €€€, Vegetarian Friendly
119 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5T4, Canada
+1 613-562-0352
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible24%
Travellers talk about
“cheese board” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
119 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5T4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter brought me here for my birthday knowing how much I love tea. Great selection, prompt service, delicious scones! Definitely will return.

1  Thank rdavisprof
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Afternoon tea with the most delicious scones in the city. Everything is made from scratch daily...Yummy... You know you are at the right place as soon as you walk in... if the smell doesn't get you, the coziness will...Enjoy!

1  Thank Annee525
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

A relaxing down to earth tea room, decorated in an Alice and Wonderland theme, really well done. Service was good, tea was served within 5 minutes of ordering. There is a massive selection of teas, we had Maple and Lapsang souchong. We ordered the Queen...More

1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We had the Afternoon tea for two and really enjoyed the food. As others have said the service was slow. I had drunk my full tea pot before the tiered cake plate arrived! It took about half an hour. However we weren't in a hurry...More

1  Thank SuePT
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Really needs a paint job and a little more decor for a tea room. Service slow and only one other person there. Long flight of stairs up to the bathroom so it is not suitable for anyone with mobility issues. However - on the positive...More

Thank 503terry
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Had a Groupon for this place. Tried to use it many times, but the owner of this place is super RUDE. The first time I tried to come here, the guy said I had to have a reservation to use a Groupon, and wouldn't seat...More

Thank thatveganteen
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The Tea Party Cafe is a quaint spot on the Byward Market in an older home. I had made reservations for Alice's Afternoon Tea for 5 of us. We arrived on time and had the choice of two spots in two different areas of the...More

Thank Colleen685
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We took our mother here for high tea and lunch and we arrived hungry at 12:30 and it was 2:20 before our lunch came! We waited 20 mins just for drinks and 10 minutes more for the two coffees that were ordered. There was no...More

Thank KellieBar
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I came with a group of 6 and we ordered mostly the Alice's afternoon tea, with a couple of the Queen of hearts high teas. Service was slow, with at least a ten minute wait for the cheese plate (with no cutlery or napkins). When...More

Thank TeaPolice
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I tripped across a review for this establishment while looking for a place that served afternoon tea. We are of British heritage and love a nice tired plate of sandwiches, sweet treats and of course scones with jam and cream. While we...More

1  Thank CanukMountie
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 19:00
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 19:00
Friday
10:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5T4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-562-0352
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