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Wonderful for tea and a light lunch. Lovely historic venue and atmosphere. After lunch a stroll... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Druh M
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Red Deer, Canada
Quaint experience with delightful food!

Love the ambience, watching lovers and families walk along the water and it was great to see some... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
RobinArmitage
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Red Deer, Canada
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4707 Fountain Drive, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 6X6, Canada
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The cronquist house is Red Deer's hidden gem. Few people know that its open to the public as a Tea House from Tuesday to Friday 11am - 5pm. They offer a limited but delicious and HOME MADE menu. They are also available for catering in...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

Wonderful for tea and a light lunch. Lovely historic venue and atmosphere. After lunch a stroll through Bower ponds is a must.

Thank Druh M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were here for an anniversary supper and the roast beef plate was really good. Staff was attentive.

Thank barryp981
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We attended a catered anniversary dinner here. Firstly it's a gorgeous house only problem is the washroom is down 10 stairs not wheelchair friendly. Food was not served on time, some of our party waited 30 or more minutes to be served. The roast beef...More

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Delores C, Manager at Cronquist House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Dear 631marionc, I am so sorry to hear that you had such a bad experience at our establishment. As a non profit society we try very hard to make everyone's experience at the Cronquist House pleasurable and memorable with a desire to return. If I...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely decor and setting. Tea cup was cracked and the food was overpriced. Scones were good. Devonshire cream too sweet.More

Thank Alison R
Delores C, Manager at Cronquist House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Hello Alison R. So glad you enjoyed the ambiance of the Cronquist House, we try very hard to make it a welcoming and enjoyable experience for everyone who visits. I am sorry to hear about the cracked Tea cup, I do hope that you told...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Enjoyed a late lunch after snowshoeing down the excellent bush trails. The soup and sandwich lunch was well made and tasty, large or half portions available...selection of drinks and desserts was very adequate for such a small restaurant. Friendly and fast service. Great atmosphere!!I love...More

1  Thank Carole C
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful visit. The food was excellent and the people friendly. I would go back and would also recommend the lunch experience.

1  Thank leighsch
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Don't go here because you can see that this house is too old for your liking. Won't come back here again in bower ponds.

2  Thank ahsjadhagshagd1234
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We booked the Cronquist House to celebrate the 60th wedding anniversary of my in-laws. The staff were very helpful and accommodating in planning the menu for our event. We had 34 family members attending so the venue was the perfect size to provide a comfortable...More

2  Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Love the ambience, watching lovers and families walk along the water and it was great to see some old friends sharing a meal as well!

1  Thank RobinArmitage
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Response from Carole C | Reviewed this property |
No, they are just open Monday - Thursday. You may be able to book it for a special occasion. We did a few years ago for a special Birthday
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