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Gatehouse Tea Rooms

Cnr Macquarie St & Pitt St, Parramatta, New South Wales 2150, Australia
+61 2 9635 1515
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“scones” (19 reviews)
“petit fours” (8 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
Australian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cnr Macquarie St & Pitt St, Parramatta, New South Wales 2150, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Welcoming little cafe in Parramatta Park. It’s quaint, beautifully set for high teas and the owner is the epitome of excellent customer service. The high tea was delicious. Fresh and a great selection of treats. Highly recommended. Parking and toilet too.

Thank jesson2016
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

What a place to visit, having breakfast outside in the sun listening to the birds just amazing. Enjoyed the food so much hmmm it is a must visit, the food is so fresh, enjoyed it I give it 20 out 20.

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous place to enjoy High Tea. The service was attentive, the food was delicious and beautifully presented. Generous selection of teas and coffee. Probably the first high tea I have been to where the Tea was served at the correct temperature and the...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Took my Mother here on early Thursday morning for High Tea. We had the whole quaint beautiful place to ourselves. Great little gem of a place in Parramatta Park (near Gate entrance Pitt & Macquarie Sts. Tasty savoury sandwiches, delicious scones and petit fours. Served...More

1  Thank AnnieT2161
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I took my daughter there for her 3rd Birthday for a tinlids high tea, they made her feel so special putting candles in her little cupcakes and singing her happy birthday. The high tea was wonderful such yummy cakes and sandwiches. What beautiful attentive staff...More

Thank melheness
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We came here with our 10 month old baby and ordered the classic High Tea. At $50 per head we had plenty of food with a combination savoury and mostly sweet. The coffee was very good and the service was very quick and they were...More

Thank Grace R
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely breakfast with friends at the Gatehouse Tea Rooms. The food was very nice....savoury muffins, croissants, scones and fruit with yoghurt...and the service was exceptional. We would recommend to others and look forward to returning.

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 12 December 2017

The Tea rooms are situated on the edge of Parramatta near the Main Entrance. They have a large range of teas. My wife's Cheesecake was lovely . My frittata was not exiting, but was reasonable value. Coffee was great and my wife enjoyed her Orange...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

The high tea is one of the best with freshly baked mini quiche, beautiful selection of fresh finger sandwiches, fresh baked scones with raspberry jam and clotted cream and a wicked selection of petit fours. Lovely restored 19th century beauty the old Gatehouse to Parramatta...More

Thank Nonapama
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful afternoon enjoying high tea in a tranquil atmosphere. We were seated by the window and had a lovely breeze coming through. Food was delicious and our waiter was amazing and he had us cracking up with laughter. Will definitely be returning

Thank Amy L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Macquarie St & Pitt St, Parramatta, New South Wales 2150, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Parramatta
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9635 1515
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Gatehouse Tea Rooms is the perfect place to get away from the hustle and bustle of busy city life and relax. Indulge in the finest quality High Tea or a light snack in one of the oldest High Tea venues in Australia. This stunning building, built in 1887 is a significant part of the colonial history of Parramatta and in 2007 was granted World Heritage Listing by UNESCO. We specialise in High Tea and are a popular option for Baby Showers, Hen’s parties, birthdays, engagements or when you are looking to do something a little bit special. Creating a classy yet down to earth environment and an exceptional experience every time is why we exist. So whether you are a sweet tooth or prefer the savoury delights, we have the perfect High Tea for you.
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