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Columbia Kate's Teahouse

22727 Columbia St, Columbia, CA 95310-9404
+1 209-532-1885
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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22727 Columbia St, Columbia, CA 95310-9404
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As a frequent visitor to Columbia since 1999 and Columbia Kate's Teahouse, it is a perfect place to enjoy a good cup of tea, sandwiches, salads and daily deserts. Staff will make your visit extra special with attentive service, light menu and teas galore.

Thank danielwald71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is quite unique and we had really nice salads and large home-made desserts. Cool place with good service and everything is fresh and baked onsite

Thank DKLisa
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Kates on the way back to San Francisco from Yosemite. It's located in an old west mining town and offers old fashion food and good service. Several of us had the chicken pot pie and really enjoyed it.

Thank FoxboroTom
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Wasn't sure I wanted to eat at a tea house...was I wrong! I had a great salad and Chicken Pot Pie...and some wonderful tea? My wife had a great sandwich. We ended up buying some tea to go! Lots of locals eating here to so...More

Thank Dancisak
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Had an amazing lunch there!!! My husband had the chicken pot pie and it was wonderful!!! I had the vegetarian pastie and it was superb!!!The salad they served with the lunch was delicious and worth having!! Ice tea was great too!! Highly recommend this place...More

Thank Lainers60
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We came here for Mothers day tea. The food is always different here and it was good. Now our tea didn't taste at all like chocolate mint chai, but it did taste good.We ate out in the garden and it was perfect day.

Thank teatime1960
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Enjoyed lunch here with the family. The kids loved their PB&J sandwiches and the husband and I really liked our chicken salad sandwiches. A great selection of tea's.

Thank megastar491
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We were told by several people around the area to try this place, and we were not disappointed. It is not a very large place, but set in an old building and operates much like a tea house would in the 1850's. Lace tablecloths with...More

Thank DebJ60
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Went in not knowing what to expect. A friend told me about it so I took my husband there for a birthday lunch. To our surprise, a vegan soup was being offered. That never happens to us. We aren't too vegan anymore, but vegetarian. Plenty...More

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 16 February 2017

My Lady and I celebrated 59 Valentine's Days at Kate's Teahouse. We were treated royally by our excellent server and by Clare, who happens to now be the proprietor... We had a great meal with fantastic tea in a very special environment........... We shall return....Mack...More

Thank RMcCopper99
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Linda H
21 September 2016|
Response from Columbiakate | Property representative |
Thanks for asking, YES, we have seating in our garden to the outside, side of the Teahouse. It is a nice covered area with several tables. We keep water dishes for the four footed guests. There are generally guests with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 24
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
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11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22727 Columbia St, Columbia, CA 95310-9404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 209-532-1885
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Set in an 1880's period barn in historic Columbia, CA, our focus is in providing both an education in the Art of Afternoon Tea and enhancing a visitor's experience of Columbia while offering a pleasant atmosphere and a modicum of culture to a gold mining town. Beautiful Columbia, with Main Street looking north from the Wells Fargo Building. Columbia Kate's is just up the street and right on State Street, one block over to Columbia Street.
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