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Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant

142 W 4th Ave, Mount Dora, FL 32757-5588
+1 352-735-2551
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (88 reviews)
“sponge cake” (14 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, International, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
142 W 4th Ave, Mount Dora, FL 32757-5588
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not British and I have no idea what a proper tea room would be, however I do know that I absolutely love this adorable quiet restaurant in historic Mount Dora.I was introduced to this place by a coworker and her daughter even got to...More

Thank Brandy N
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks so much for your comments! All the kids enjoy their beverages in a teapot, it makes it more fun for them. We aim to please! Thanks again, we hope to see you soon. Marsha

Reviewed 1 week ago

First this place was very busy when we went there, and the wait staff was excellent. The hot tea was served and it was not hot at all and not so good. They serve their version of traditional fry up breakfasts, but not inspiring. I...More

Thank edneufl
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am sorry to hear your review because it is contrary to all of our other breakfast patrons which regularly visit on Saturday & Sunday. Perhaps you are used to a chain breakfast where they use liquid eggs or powdered eggs. We use Suckers at...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great place for a fast lunch or try sundays breakfast ! Place is really neat inside ( grab a hat for fun ) enjoy the food , great service and ambiance !

Thank Donegalbill
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks, believe it or not we sell more specials than our menu items! Thanks for spreading the word. Marsha

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped in for lunch. Had bacon and tomato quiche with side salad. Took home dessert of lemon sponge cake with blueberries and marscapone. Everything was very tasty. Wait staff attentive. Will be back.

Thank fairwinds2017
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much! We will look forward to your return! Marsha

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here in 2014, my wife loved it. Had 2 days off at work and returned ONLY to eat here. Service is still correct and unobtrusive. Food is delicious and not expensive. Sizes are a tad smaller. I remember almost not finishing my tea the...More

Thank jorge f
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

The portion size has not changed since you were here last. Teas are refillable, (unlimited) as long as you are having the same tea. Did you ask for a refill? All the servers are trained to ask the customer if they would like a refill....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had a very nice time there, they have hats, scarves and things like that that you can wear while you there if you want to. I had the traditional High Tea finger sandwiches meal that came with 2 desserts! It was fabulous. Call though...More

Thank Braley C
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Normally our service is superb. I would love to know which server you found exception with as all our servers have been with us many years. Glad you enjoyed your time with us, we hope to see you again! Thanks, Marsha

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Probably my third or fourth time of taking afternoon tea at this restaurant, but I was very disappointed this time. The scones were very large and dry, hardly a dainty afternoon delight. The large slab of Sponge cake was likewise very dry and tasteless. When...More

3  Thank Anthony F
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am sorry you did not enjoy your visit. Your server was Tracy and as she is British, it is common in England to put a teaspoon of tea on your scones, so she was trying to be helpful. The scones are made fresh daily...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Excellent! 1. Accommodated us when we doubled the size of the group at the last minute. 2. Served everyone quickly - efficiently, and with a smile! 3. Owner spoke to the group on the history of the monarchy in England and on some of their...More

Thank Sheryl E
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thanks so much--your group was a pleasure! I secretly like the challenge of making the impossible happen, as long as it isn't everyday! You are welcome Sheryl! Marsha, Paul and staff--they all felt like superstars during that last minute change for accomplishing everything with our...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

What a great way to start the day. English scone with clotted cream, jam and a nice cup of Lady Grey tea! #teatime #englishscones #mountdora

Thank nataliagonzales16
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks! Marsha & Paul

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Ate breakfast here on a Saturday morning. My husband had the pancakes. They were light and fluffy! I had the My Lord Essex breakfast. Two eggs, bacon, hash browns and toast. The place is decorated nicely! Service was great.

Thank Jennifer C
Marsha G, Owner at Windsor Rose Tea Room & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thanks for spreading the word! Thanks from everyone in our appreciative staff!

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vlayne
9 May 2017|
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Response from Marsha G | Property representative |
If your dog is certified as a service dog, the dog may come in but the seating for this situation is limited, so it is best to call ahead and reserve by explaining your situation. We don't have any outdoor seating. A dog may... More
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bettyjane2015
4 May 2017|
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Response from Marsha G | Property representative |
We can be reached at 352-735-2551 for reservations in advance you may go through our website. If you have any unusual questions you can call and ask for me. Thanks, Marsha Goodale
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Jerry M
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Response from Sidney S | Reviewed this property |
Dears, NO DINNER INFORMATION, but: FOR LUNCH: Caesar Salad Posted by Marsha Goodale on 2014/11/03 in Lunch, Menu | Comments Off Romaine lettuce tossed in a homemade caesar dressing with tomatoes, shredded parmesan... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 18
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:30
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
Thursday
11:00 - 16:00
Friday
11:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 W 4th Ave, Mount Dora, FL 32757-5588
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Mount Dora
  • Phone Number: +1 352-735-2551
  • E-mail
Description
Looking for the unusual British fayre? Come in and have a meal with the Royals. We provide food, fun, beer & wine, special dinner shows, Breakfast on Sat & Sun. Closed Wednesday. Summer hours Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri 11:00am until 4:00pm, Sat & Sun 9:00am-4:30pm; * unless a dinner show is scheduled. We offer the best quality food, service, and atmosphere. We are known for our Scottish Salmon, Pot Roast Sunday, Bangers & Mash, and High Tea as well as everything in between.
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