Latest Reviews

  • White Heather Tea Room Review
    When Stefan and I went on our mini-honeymoon to Oak Bay Beach Hotel, we made sure to visit White Heather Tea Room. I had been following White Heather Tea Room on Instagram for quite some time and the fare looked enticing. On a rainy summer afternoon, we experienced a delicious selection of savouries, scones and …
  • Noel Afternoon Tea at Adonia Tea House (Winter 2020)
    General Info  Adonia Tea House takes reservations over the phone and they do not make you pay in advance. You can reserve your afternoon tea between 11:00 am and 4:30 pm any day except Tuesdays. Their full Afternoon Tea is $45 per person, and they are offering a take-out version for $40. They also offer …
  • Secret Garden Tea Company (Fall 2020)
    Recently, Lily and I went to the Secret Garden Tea Company for their Autumn high tea. We have been to Secret Garden before and our first review can be found here.  COVID 19  Obviously, things are somewhat different this visit due to COVID 19. When you book your appointment for tea you also must pay …
  • Sattea Loose Tea
    Sattea Loose Tea High Tea To Go Sattea Loose Tea is a Surrey based company that specializes in catering High Tea events throughout the Lower Mainland. They are able to provide anything that you could need for an Afternoon Tea event. They have a large selection of food options, loose leaf teas and dishes available …
  • Teapro Subscription Box Review
  • L’Opera Patisserie
    L’Opera Patisserie is a quaint little patisserie in Richmond that offers a full afternoon tea service. A reservation is required at least 24 hours in advance. The afternoon tea costs $58 a person, which is on the higher end of the price scale for Vancouver area tea houses. However, at L’Opera, the afternoon tea experience …
  • 80th Anniversary Tea-Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
    Every few months Notch8, the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver’s restaurant, changes their afternoon tea menu to reflect a new theme. For May and June 2019, the hotel is celebrating its 80th birthday, and their tea menu is inspired by their elegant past. To see the full menu click here. We have been to the Fairmont Vancouver …
  • Spring Set Menu at TWG
    We love the TWG Vancouver location! Every meal we have there is excellent and each item is infused with their signature tea blends. TWG has an everyday menu that includes breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. They also have special seasonal teas and dinners that debut throughout the year. Their current offering is the Spring …
  • Honeybee Centre
    The Honeybee Centre in Cloverdale includes a quaint farmhouse, with a restaurant named the “Beestro” (so cute) and a store where they sell many different types of honey and beeswax products. At the Beestro, they serve a full afternoon tea that you can order at anytime between 10:00 and 5:00, which are the Beestro’s hours …
  • Origo Club
    The Origo Club is a new restaurant in Richmond that specializes in French inspired cuisine. They now have an afternoon tea service which is offered on Fridays and Saturdays from 1:30-4:00pm, and on Sundays 11:00am to 5:00pm. There is a 2 hour limit for afternoon tea and they reserve the right to enforce it if …
  • Honey Salt
    We attended afternoon tea at Honey Salt for the first time on February 24th, 2019. We made our reservation online through Open Table and there were no issues with that process. Honey Salt only serves afternoon tea on Saturdays and Sundays from 3:00-5:30 pm. You can view the tea list and afternoon tea menu by …
  • TWG West Coast Tea
    The West Coast Tea is unique to the TWG Vancouver location is available all year long. We had the pleasure of trying this tea on Sunday, February 17th. The three of us shared one tea set, so we didn’t all get to try each item but we each enjoyed what we tasted. For more about …
  • TWG Lunar New Year Tea
    We had the pleasure of tasting TWG’s newest afternoon tea offering on Sunday: The Lunar New Year Tea. This tea menu will be available at TWG until the end of February, so make sure to try it soon. To read more about TWG, see our first review here: TWG ORIGINAL REVIEW Here are a few …
  • TWG
    TWG, which stands for The Wellbeing Group, was established in Singapore in 1837 and has been selling teas ever since. They have boutiques and tea salons all over the world and – lucky for us – they have just recently opened a location in Vancouver. If you trust our reviews, you will be trying the …
  • Ladurée (Holt Renfrew Location)
    Ladurée boutiques and tea salons originated in Paris and have spread to select urban centres throughout Europe, America and recently, Canada. Vancouver is lucky enough to have two Ladurée locations: one on Robson Street, and the other, inside Holt Renfrew. This was our first time visiting a Ladurée and we chose to try the Holt …
  • The Fairmont Empress (Victoria)
    The Empress has a reputation throughout Canada as a place to have a traditional British Afternoon Tea experience. Its rich history, beautiful architecture, and waterfront location have made it an afternoon tea destination for many years. This was my first time having afternoon tea at The Empress Hotel. Two of our group, Lily and Carmela, …
  • Neverland Tea Salon
    Neverland Tea Salon: Three scrumptious tiers of joy 🙂
  • Secret Garden Tea Company
    This is the first time that we have attended tea at The Secret Garden. This review is based off of a visit we made in August 2018.  They offer regular high tea ($35), gluten-free high tea ($40) and they have vegetarian options. As usual, if you would like a specialty option I recommend calling ahead, …
  • Westin Bayshore Hotel
    This was the first time that we have attended afternoon tea at H Tasting Lounge. This review is based on the tea we attended in August 2018. At H Tasting Lounge, there are two options for the Afternoon Tea: Selection #1 and #2 Selection #1 is $55 a person. Selection #2 is $80 dollars and …
  • Fairmont Vancouver Airport
    We have been to tea at the Fairmont YVR a number of times, and each time it has been an enjoyable experience. This review is based on the tea we attended in May 2018.  At full price, this tea is $69 dollars for adults and $35 dollars for children. However, there is almost always a …
  • Tracycakes (Madhatter’s Tea)
    Tracycakes has two locations – one in Langley and one in Abbotsford. We went to the Langley location and attended their Mad Hatter’s Afternoon Tea in March 2018. The “Mad Hatter” theme did not apply to the menu but they had added some fun decorations to their tearoom.  Their Signature High Tea currently costs $20 for …
  • Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (Silver Screen Tea)
    Notch8 at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver serves a new themed tea every few months. We attended this tea on February 11th. 2018. SEE THE FULL MENU BELOW. It was a pleasant experience, but for $65 a person, we expected something more. Drinks There were a decent number of teas on offer, with a wide range …