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The Geranium House

€€ - €€€Soups, Deli
600 Wood St, Athens, TX 75751-4622
+1 903-675-6895
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good9%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
27 Aug 2018
“Good food, cute house, but a little pricey for what you get.”
7 Apr 2017
“Lunch time”
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Soups, Deli
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
600 Wood St, Athens, TX 75751-4622
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

I took 3 friends there for high tea. The soup and sandwiches were very good, but the Devon shire Clotted Cream was out of a small container. I thought $130 was a little pricey for what was served.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Mary Jo L
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I love coming to the Geranium House for lunch. I Love Nancy's food and her almond tea drink. I have referred her to many of my friends and they all truly enjoyed her food and unique house. A great place to go to when you're...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank jonjen2me
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It is difficult to write a negative review in a small town like ours. I want independent business owners to succeed, especially women owned businesses. That said, I cannot recommend The Geranium House. I booked a lunch reservation for my Mother's birthday thinking this would...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank Deborah W
Nancy A, Owner at The Geranium House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Wow! She certainly hit it all!!! Of the hundreds of folks I have served over the 3 + years in business, this is the first negative response I've had. Guess you can't please everyone. Please look at my other 5 star reviews. This woman is...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed in the upstairs suite at the bed and breakfast - my sister and I and our 2 daughters (aged 18 and 19). It is decorated with antiques and mementos, but the furniture and beds were new and very comfy. The girls liked the...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Celine S
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The food is really amazing. The owner grows her own herbs and makes everything fresh. I had the tomato soup and it was delicious. It's really hard to find a place that actually makes everything from scratch. The owner was happy to give us a...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank 877terrib
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We celebrated my mother's birthday at this totally fabulous tea room. The high ceilings took you back to yesteryear. The decor was so unique and fun. The food was fresh & homemade. The almond tea was worth the trip by itself. We certainly will return...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Donna B
Nancy A, Owner at The Geranium House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thanks, Donna! We loved having y'all!

Reviewed 25 May 2016

Off the beaten path you will find this charming tea room/cafe. We called ahead but that is only necessary for larger parties we were told. We arrived when they opened 11:00am but if I were going again I would wait until 12:30. Nancy, the owner,cook...More

Date of visit: May 2016
1  Thank Aon28
Nancy A, Owner at The Geranium House, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2016

Actually, this was the first time, I wasn't ready at 11:00 since we opened 2 years ago next month! Had a lot going on that morning and was admittedly running late. Funny thing is, usually, we don't have much business until after 12. Sorry...try us...More

Reviewed 28 April 2016

My husband and I stayed for our 14 year anniversary. We choose to stay in the room out back and it was great. Loved that we had our own living room to stretch out and watch TV if we wanted. Bed was very comfortable and...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank ABstuart
Reviewed 21 March 2016

My hubby and I had lunch there and it was wonderful. What a beautiful vintage eating experience. Takes you back in time and the food was delicious. We would highly recommend stopping by.

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Traci W
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

A Unique location...It's like taking a step back in time. I have my very own blend of iced tea...a mixture of Almond & Raspberry Sweet Tea...Nancy, the proprietor mixes it just right for me...a couple of refills later and I'm satisfied. I ALWAYS order the...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank 258chantalw
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Nancy G
10 April 2017|
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Response from Nancy A | Property representative |
Yes we do. We offer glutton-free soups, salads, crackers, peach cobbler and muffins. You won't be disappointed! You can view our menus at The Geranium House's website. Thank you for your inquiry!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Discover, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Wood St, Athens, TX 75751-4622
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 903-675-6895
  • E-mail
Description
The Geranium House Bed & Breakfast is also a Tea Room that serves lunch. Everything is homemade: soups, sandwiches, salads, and desserts. We also offer 18 varieties of Teavana Teas. Please visit our website for more information.
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