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Lady Elegant Tea Room

2230 Carter Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-1663
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
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2230 Carter Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-1663
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I called in May to make a reservation for July 1. I was told we were confirmed for 6 ppl at noon. I called early the week of when we were supposed to go to confirm the date and time and was told that they...More

1  Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I went with two friends to tea here, and it was lovely. My one complaint was that reservations absolutely have to be made, and it's not exactly easy to make them. It took an email and then playing phone tag to get it done. Despite...More

Thank Meg S
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Big pots of tea for my daughter and myself, so many tea choices to select from. We would have preferred smaller pots with an opportunity to sample up to 3 different teas - maybe they could consider this for the future as an option for...More

Thank LovesZebras
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I have been a long-time patron of this favorite tea room. Their extensive tea selection and scones are worth the long drive. The parlor tea is competitively priced. Since the business came under new ownership I have seen unfavorable reviews with just cause. I decided...More

Thank Leanne D
Reviewed 12 February 2016

We have enjoyed tea here several times and always enjoyed it immensely. This was when the former owners had charge. After the ownership changed I've noticed a decline in food quality and service.The servers are slow and/or have to be reminded to bring more water...More

Thank Minne-girl79
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Wonderful, quaint experience at the Tea Room. The tea selection was wonderful and it was a bonus to visit the gift shop and read descriptions (and sniff!) all the tea varieties before we got in for our reservation. Loved the chai varieties and the fact...More

Thank corielind
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Cute room and table set-up, and excellent tea with many, many varieties. Something for everyone. The food, however, was the worst. Everything tasted dry and stale - the spinach and cheese frittata was cold, the pumpernickel sandwich had a smear of chicken salad, and the...More

1  Thank Travel4Bee
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This tiny tea room is located in the quaint neighborhood of St. Anthony Village, right next door to Muffuletta. We brought my Mom here for her birthday. We waited about ten minutes for someone in the tea shop to appear and ready to seat us....More

1  Thank BluegirlMinneapolis
Reviewed 11 May 2015

My best friend and I have been coming here for years, both of us now driving 30-45 minutes for this special experiences. However Lady elegant has sold the store to new owners. The cute little deserts that come with the expensive tea are now replaced...More

2  Thank MplsChick
Reviewed 25 January 2015

I have wanted to do tea for a long time and never got around to it. I decided to invite my mother in law and two sister in law's for tea and make an afternoon of it. We decided on Lady Elegant's Tea Room because...More

Thank shannono167
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2 February 2016|
Response from BluegirlMinneapolis | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. I saw ladies in skirts as well as jeans.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2230 Carter Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-1663
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
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