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McKenna's Tea Cottage

) #24 of 73 Restaurants in Seal Beach ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ British
810 Electric Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6314
+1 562-431-0200
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“scones” (22 reviews)
“quiche” (2 reviews)
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810 Electric Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6314
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Reviews (52)
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My mom and I really enjoyed this experience. We bought the groupon and did not know what to expect but it exceeded our expectations. From the second we walked in we felt welcomed! We were seated by the window and enojyed a lovely and delicious...More

Thank MrsK45963
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not big on tea or tea rooms, but we came here as part of a food tour and we were impressed! If you're a tea person, they have a wide variety of teas to choose from. As for the food - the quiche was...More

Thank rayu
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Food, service and atmosphere were great as always...for the past 5 years. Make reservations since they do get busy. Took my Mom for Mother's Day and we really enjoyed it. Hats are provided to wear at tea or bring your own!

Thank Desireewilliams75
Reviewed 11 May 2017

My spouse and I were in Seal Beach and found a Groupon for this place. It states that the cottage required reservations however, we bought the Groupon and walked in 30 minutes later and they were able to seat us. I loved the lobby because...More

Thank flowerneck
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This place is tucked a bit back from the main drag (still on Main Street, just not visible). So glad we found it though! The tea, scones, and quiche are all amazing and delicious. The family running the place are delightful people as well.

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My dtr had her bridesmaids information lunch here and had a groupon for 2... The other ladies all had the Lady Hamilton at $20.50 and I had the Earl of Yorkshire Salad at $10.50 with scone of course and a pot of tea at $5....More

Thank 02corvette
Reviewed 28 March 2017

A friend arranged for us to come here when I was visiting from out of the area. We enjoy doing teas together. While this wasn't the most elegant place we've been, it certainly had pleasant, patient, and helpful service. I think that it has expanded...More

Thank LoveGetAways70
Reviewed 16 March 2017

On a resent Seal Beach Food Tour we stopped at McKenna's Tea Cottage, what a charming little spot, comfortable and cozy. We had a slice of outstanding Quiche and tasty scones with raspberry jam and of course a wonderful selection of tea. Want to get...More

Thank NormKeith
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Took my friend with a Groupon for the three course tea for two that included a traditional pot of tea, five assorted tea sandwiches and a scone with clotted cream and jam. I had no problem making a reservation. I called the first time after...More

Thank USCfoodie
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Went with a friend with a living social voucher to check out and was really happy with everything. The sandwich's were tasty but the best were the scones, melt in your mouth good. Came with clotted cream and jam and your choice of tea. The...More

Thank Brenda L
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Can I buy a gift certificate online? I have a brother that has moved there recently.
27 April 2017|
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Response from LoveGetAways70 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 810 Electric Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6314
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Seal Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-431-0200
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