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Best Afternoon Tea Restaurants in Lower East Side


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A photo of Cacao Bar & Tea Salon by Mariebelle restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Afternoon tea • SoHo
Booked 21 times today
Cacao Bar & Tea Salon by Mariebelle, located in Soho, offers a delightful high tea experience. From the savory sandwiches to the fluffy scones and tempting macaroons, their offerings are delicious, beautifully presented, and of excellent quality. The ambiance of the establishment is often compared to a quaint French café, making it a perfect, cozy spot for small gatherings. The service has been consistently praised in reviews, with several mentions of the friendly and attentive waiter, Johnny. Reviewers highly recommended the afternoon tea experience and appreciated the unlimited teas and coffees that are included. The hot chocolate, which has also received rave reviews, adds a unique touch to the traditional afternoon tea.
A photo of Lady Mendls restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Afternoon tea • Union Square
Booked 9 times today
Lady Mendls in NYC, is an exquisite spot for Afternoon Tea, noted by many as one of the best tea rooms in the city. Customers repeatedly praised the restaurant's warm, inviting ambiance, excellent service, and the quality of their food as some of the core reasons for their high ratings. The selection of sandwiches, scones, and teas has received particularly strong reviews, with one customer highlighting the "variety of tastes and textures" in the finger sandwiches. It is also a popular venue for celebrations such as birthdays and bridal teas, enhancing the overall experience with its sophisticated atmosphere and attentive staff.
A photo of The Palm Court at The Plaza Hotel restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Afternoon tea • Midtown East
Booked 69 times today
The Palm Court at The Plaza Hotel in New York City is renowned for delivering an exclusive and elevated dining experience. Reviewers commend it as a "must for anyone visiting New York City", citing it as one of the best services they've had in both Europe and America. Patrons praise the establishment for its excellent service, detailed attention, and for offering a memorable dining experience that far exceeds expectations. Despite being a bit pricey, the Palm Court is celebrated for its vegan offerings and a wide range of teas. The ambiance, food quality, and exceptional service all contribute to making visits to the restaurant "a magical experience."
A photo of Brooklyn High Low restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Afternoon tea • Prospect Heights
Booked 3 times today
Brooklyn High Low offers an exceptional afternoon tea experience, highly praised for its inviting ambience, attentive service, and outstanding tea offerings. Patrons appreciate the "relaxed environment" and "comfortable seating" in this quaint yet unpretentious setting. The variety of teas and sandwiches on offer received rave reviews for being more extensive than most places, leading many to call it "one of my favorite afternoon tea experiences." The unique decor contributes to the overall charm, creating a cozy and calming atmosphere perfect for an afternoon escape. The staff is consistently commended for their warmth and eagerness to enhance the tea experience, making Brooklyn High Low a must-visit for anyone seeking a memorable high tea experience.
A photo of The Whitby Bar and Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Afternoon tea • Midtown West
Booked 21 times today
The Whitby Bar and Restaurant, located in Upper Midtown, Manhattan, offers a unique, American cuisine experience in a magical ambience with eclectic furnishings. Guests find their outstanding service, top-notch food, and diverse menu truly impressive. This establishment is especially known for its elegant high tea experience, which has been deemed "a whimsical retreat" and "a must-see in NYC." Guests have also praised its ability to offer a perfect setting for celebrations from birthdays to business lunches. Their attentive, unobtrusive service has been highly acknowledged, as well as their top flight service and gorgeous decor. The Whitby Bar and Restaurant thus stands as a superb place for all American cuisine lovers to visit.
A photo of The Parlour, Brooklyn High Low restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Afternoon tea • Park Slope
Booked 6 times today
Situated in Park Slope Brooklyn, The Parlour, Brooklyn High Low offers a unique and inviting experience for Afternoon Tea enthusiasts. The establishment provides an intimate, calming ambiance that customers love and continually praise. Visitors highlight the meticulously crafted menu, including an array of delicately made sandwiches, a variety of sweet desserts and an impressive selection of teas. The attentive staff, beautiful decor, and comforting, home-like setting make this eatery extraordinary. Patrons express their delight with the flavorful food, the attentive service, and the thoughtful details, including individual unique teapots. It has become a recurrent destination for locals and tourists alike, with many guests eagerly anticipating their next visit.
A photo of AnnTremet Cake restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Afternoon tea • West Village
Booked 4 times today
AnnTremet Cake offers a delightful Asian dining experience that resonates in the heart of its many patrons. Their tea service comes highly recommended, although a reservation is crucial due to the limited seating. The homemade mousse cakes, available in an array of flavors, are described as "phenomenal" and "scrumptious". The Mother's Day tea is a popular choice, praised as "delicious". The food is not only rich in flavor but also in cultural authenticity, with their lychee cake drawing rave reviews. The welcoming and accommodating staff adds to the overall ambience, making AnnTremet Cake a beloved dining spot where Asian cuisine comes alive.
A photo of Sweet Marie's Tea restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Afternoon tea • North Kingstown
Booked 10 times today
Sweet Marie's Tea in Rhode Island is much cherished for its exceptional afternoon tea experience, and has been described as one of the state's hidden treasures. Patrons rave about the combination of delightful food and outstanding service, with many proclaiming it among the best high tea experiences they've had globally, comparing it to renowned tea spots from New York, London, and Victoria. The quaint and charming environment, coupled with the attentive staff, creates an ambiance perfect for special occasions or leisurely afternoons. The wide variety of scones, sandwiches, and treats accompanying the bottomless tea are also noted for their deliciousness, making Sweet Marie's Tea an unmatched gem in the heart of Wickford.
A photo of Sailor's Tea Hour at The Vanderbilt restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Afternoon tea • Newport
Sailor's Tea Hour at The Vanderbilt, located in Newport, is applauded as one of Newport's finest establishments for Afternoon Tea cuisine. The well-curated menu and exceptional service have earned this spot warm praise from patrons. Among the highlights are their creative culinary menu and tranquil ambiance, creating a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of the touristy spots in the city. A multitude of reviews acclaim the quality of the food, mentioning dishes like the grilled lobster and steak as particularly delicious. Moreover, the staff's professionalism and friendliness add an extra layer of charm, with Maureen often receiving special mentions for her outstanding service. Despite portion sizes leaning towards the smaller side, the high quality of food and overall dining experience make Sailor's Tea Hour at The Vanderbilt a must-visit for any foodie.
A photo of The Vintage Tea restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Afternoon tea • Bay Terrace, Staten Island
Our Afternoon Tea is similar to a traditional Low Tea which was meant to be a light afternoon snack before dinner. Low tea was served at a low table in comfortable chairs while enjoying light finger sandwiches and delicious petit fours. At The Vintage Tea we are blending the traditional low tea with some modern twists that we think will make your time with us even more special.At The Vintage Tea , we want our guests to feel at home. Our parlour has been beautifully designed to be a warm and welcoming space where you can relax, savor the tea, as well as the moment, and connect with family and friends. We are committed to using only the freshest and highest quality ingredients. We source our leaves from sustainable and ethical sources and whenever possible our ingredients are organic and non-GMO. We work with local farmers and businesses to reduce our carbon footprint and we support small businesses.
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