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Alice's Tea Cup

102 West 73rd Street, New York City, NY 10023
+1 212-799-3006
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (40 reviews)
“scones” (222 reviews)
“egg salad” (8 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
102 West 73rd Street, New York City, NY 10023
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun little place with great scones and a nice selection. My daughters and wife loved it, I was surprised by the generous portions. Yes its expensive, but its New York.

1  Thank Peter R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was recommended Alice's Tea Cup by a friend, and it did not disappoint! The food was great, definitely worth a visit. The staff were incredibly friendly too.

Thank Neil H
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We were at Alice‘s Tea Cup for breakfast recently. The food was awesome! Ok, prices are high, but I consider them justified. The scones are so good! If you are a tea lover, you will appreciate the huge selection of teas. My wife had a...More

Thank AlexLaske
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is fun place for tea drinkers in a city full of places to have coffee. The tea is excellent. The cream teas are quite expensive for what is included. The scones are very good, but the clotted cream was whipped cream and we had...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This tea was better than any I had in England last summer. We celebrated my daughter’s birthday and choice of scones, sandwiches, and cake. Also at least 50+ tea to choose from. We had chicken curry sandwiches and smoked salmon. Homemade flavored scones such as...More

Thank Mmv1961
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We met a friend for brunch on a Sunday morning. Alice's Tea Cup was busy but we were able to get a table. The restaurant was, unsurprising, an Alice in Wonderland theme. They specialise in tea and have a very extensive list, served in either...More

Thank Les P
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I had a lovely brunch with my cousin here. Tea! We ordered several small pots to try a variety. I had the vegetation Benedict and my cousin had a ham scone. Highly recommend. The best part- a little girl was having a tea party in...More

Thank Brandy C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

It's a lovely place for brunch, tea, or light lunch. I will say it seems to be a popular place for kids, so if that's something you don't enjoy, keep that in mind. The staff is knowledgeable about the varieties of tea, and the scones...More

Thank mary m
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Surprised to se a large queue trying to get a table but the wait list was so well and amusingly managed that everyone waited - and it was well worth the wait. Perfectly brewed tea, sumptuous and tasty scones in a wonderful setting. Afternoon tea...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I am a scones and clotted cream addict, so when my friend suggested this place for dinner, I was in. Adorably themed Alice and Wonderland tea shop with probably 100 teas to choose from, ranging from chais to earl greys to herbal teas, and everything...More

Thank Lauren M
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Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
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Cyndi H
19 March 2017|
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Response from HarvardCatCat | Reviewed this property |
Not at the outlet at west end. You will to go down a flight of steps to get to the cafe. They have another outlet in the east side but I have not been there, so not sure. Perhaps you can give them a call and check.
2 August 2016|
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Response from KCHolle | Reviewed this property |
They did feature a GF scone when I was there.
20 July 2016|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have a reservation and simply waited 10 minutes. This was for breakfast about 10am.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 West 73rd Street, New York City, NY 10023
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-799-3006
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