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Olinda Tea House

86a | Olinda - Monbulk Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
+61 3 9751 0556
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“scones” (14 reviews)
“dumplings” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
86a | Olinda - Monbulk Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Olinda Tea House
1. Authentic Mordern Chinese food
"This place is amazing!! Best food, service and atmosphere."
Udara D
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2. Fusion High tea
"Great coffee, extremely friendly service and we loved every bit of"
Holly G
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3. Extremely friendly service
" We were greeted with extremely friendly service from the wait staff"
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

went to olinda tea house on saturday night 12th may 2018 to celebrate mothers day, that evening. the food was the best ever....having three young grand children with us was not a problem and the staff went out of their way to accomodate us nothing...More

Thank lindaleigh2018
Reviewed 10 May 2018

I was a regular visitor to the old Olinda Tea House, and loved its amazing good coffee and excellent scones, so it was a big surprise to visit again recently and discover it was now a Chinese cafe, even comes with the traditional live shell...More

Thank HoloGraphica
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Food taste nice and delicious.. a place that is hard to spot at night unless you really know the location .. worth the visit and experience.. service was amazing

Thank Roy T
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Unfortunately we had a bad experience at the Olinda Tea House. We were really disappointed with the poor service. We waited for 1 hr 40 minutes for our food to arrive, which is well beyond a reasonable wait time for any restaurant. The waiter told...More

1  Thank michaelchadwick2018
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Turned up at 2.30 for afternoon tea - place was half empty - bit told no booking no entry Rude manner expressed by staff member - no request about intentions would not bother even trying this place again

1  Thank Gary F
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We absolutely loved our afternoon here! Tea was beautiful, food was presented beautifully and was very tasty. We opted to go with the oriental infusion high tea, rather than the usual English style, which really mixed it up. Loved every bite! The setting was also...More

Thank TylerJ93
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

It s our second time visiting nice fall weather sunny stunny Expensive but quality food.nice representations

Thank Be H
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Four friends enjoyed lunch here. The extensive menu saw us sharing and enjoying a selection of dumplings, Indonesian fried rice, curried chicken and a calamari dish . Service was good and we finished the meal with a good coffee . The dessert menu looked delicious....More

Thank Pam L
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We came here for a high tea. It was amazing - beautiful surroundings, faultless service from our waitress Katelyn and wonderful food. Also got to try some amazing teas, beautifully presented. Highly recommend.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Really enjoyed our visit! We had one of the swinging tables/seats. Sooo relaxing! We had the high tea, which was lovely. Tea was served in pretty teapots and matching teacups - and not a teabag in sight!! Scones were beautiful, and they were fine with...More

Thank MelbourneLaura
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Questions & Answers
Elisabeth M
25 April 2018|
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Response from jaymac501 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only just picked up. Anzac Day well past I'm afraid
24 January 2018|
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Response from Gao Q | Property representative |
Dear customer, we do have gluten free menu, which is also available on our website!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 35
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86a | Olinda - Monbulk Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Olinda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9751 0556
  • E-mail
the Olinda Tea House is a place like no other. With unrivalled ambiance, it is the perfect location to host your next special event. Relax in our modern environmentally sustainable building and enjoy the peace and tranquility nature has to offer. This Olinda Tea House is a truly spectacular place which is sure to impress and inspire you and your guests!
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