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The Tea Party

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119 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5T4, Canada
+1 613-562-0352
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10:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Wed 10:00 - 18:00
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Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW 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 were not served with double Devon clotted cream, it was still nice. The ambience is... More 

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Thank CanukMountie
Ottawa, Canada
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I visited The Tea Party for brunch with friends. The staff were friendly and the place is cute and cozy. I had the tofu scramble, which was just the right amount of food. I also got a vegan chai brownie to go... very delicious! My tea was weak, though, and my friends' latte and chai latte were also lacking flavour.... More 

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Thank Rebecca A
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I came down to the city to visit and were looking for a nice tea shop with small breakfast options and stumbled upon this lovely little tea house. Their food options were exactly what we wanted and their tea options were exponential! The atmosphere was just Perfect for a morning cup of tea. My boyfriend got a... More 

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1 Thank Siobhan P
Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

My wife and I both ordered the Tea Party Burger, a house made red lentil patty with curry flavor served on a flavorful bun top with tomato, caramelized onions and spinach. The patty was excellent and the combination very interesting. We did not use all of the bread because it was too much for us so we doggy bagged it... More 

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Thank Luc J
Edwards, New York
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We were seated ok, but our server returned 10 mins later to take our order, and 12 minutes later, a pot of tea and the cheese board we ordered arrived. (Maybe they had to run out to the cheese shop?). I dunno, but an explanation would have been nice. Water doesn't take that long to boil.

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Thank Scott D
Nelson, Canada
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96 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

They open at 10 am for brunch and I had the mushroom and carmelized onion omelette, which was fabulous! Portion was just right but if you are a big eater may consider it on the small side but the price matched the size and both pleased me. Not a large brunch menu but enough, and it is vegetarian. They have... More 

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Thank KootenayKathy
Cambridge, Canada
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I love visiting Tea rooms and was so excited to bring my mom and daughter here. We all regretted coming to this place. Upon entering, it is so hot and muggy in the room with flies all over the place. There were 3 tables unoccupied but we had to wait 13 minutes for the server to clean a table and... More 

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2 Thank sonia3ive
Ottawa, Canada
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

On short notice my friend and I used a Groupon to have afternoon tea at the Tea Party. We had a reservation for 2:30 although at that time of day the tea room was not any where near full. The tea choice was really extensive and the one we choose was lovely. It was served in a nice china and... More 

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Thank Lois J
Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This picturesque little tea party place makes your childhood tea parties come back to life but with real and delicious food and too many tea selections to chose from. We got the cheese platter to start with but will skip it next time because once all our snacks came we had leftovers. They have a few different tea party options... More 

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1 Thank Jess_AdventureBug
Ottawa, Canada
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33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

My daughter and I stopped for the Mad Hatter Tea for two (reserve ahead). This is a great meal of sandwiches, scones, veggies/dip, desert and tea all served on one of those tiered plates. The serving size was very decent so it served as a good lunch for both of us. The restaurant is close to all the Ottawa Market... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?