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Gothic Tea House

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720 S 10th St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-2730
+1 816-232-8115
10:30 - 14:30
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Saint Joseph, MO
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2014 via mobile

I visited here with my wife recently, and was impressed by this establishment's twist on English Tea. The food was fabulous; I highly recommend the raspberry scones. The tea was not unlike what I've had in London, and it compliments the food quite well. A must for visitors to this historic city on the river.

2 Thank MichaelBlake1962
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2014

This Tea House was recommended to my sister who lives out of town (I live in town.) by people who visited and raved about it. So, she was very excited to try it. So, she, my mother, and I went for lunch. Oh, my. First of all the location: In a rather "run-down" area of the city on a somewhat... More 

2 Thank Shirleylwm
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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63 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2014

Great Place, great owner, great food! Quaint and perfect. Yes the portions were not "restaurant size" but they are not supposed to be in a tea house. Perfect for the town. We have only lived in Saint Joseph for four months, and this has made my list of must do's for my visitors.

1 Thank fleishans
Kansas City, Missouri
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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2014

Drove from Kansas City to try this restaurant, which was rated very high. I just about froze - it was so cold inside. They should have at least put a space heater in the dining area for 30 minutes prior to opening! My daughter wore her coat the entire meal. The tomato soup was fabulous, complimentary scones with lemon curd... More 

Thank jenks2013
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

The scone was great but delivery of food after we placed the order was very slow. Woman told us she was doing it all herself. Food was good but left us wanting bigger portion sizes. Choices are very limited. A little over priced for the amount of time it took & amount of food we received. Decor wasn't anything special.... More 

1 Thank TaushaTaylor
Odessa, MO
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81 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2013 via mobile

Scones and lemon curd was awesome! My wife enjoyed the Mandarin chicken salad and what she called "heavenly" chilled strawberry soup. I had a delicious pork loin. We shared a slice of caramel drizzled cheesecake. We will definitely eat here again next time we're in town.

Thank Derrill L
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 June 2013

If you are looking for something different from the chain, run of the mill kind of place, this is it! Great little restaurant. The food is excellent and served in a distinguished/classic setting of an older home with all of the decor of your Grammys.

Thank cpickerel
Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2013

This is a favorite go-to place for lunch! Great food, lovely decor, & wonderful service. Love to take new people & have Pat share with them how she happened to move to St Joseph & to share the process of rehabbing the house. A special surprise is the beautiful garden area in the back! While reservations are accepted, the are... More 

Thank Barb H
Jeffersonville, IN
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108 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2013

I loved the architecture of the tea house. I like things from the Victorian era. We had lunch with a large pot of Lady Grey tea. They brought us a couple of scones with Lemon curd. They were quite delicious. I had the chicken salad on a croissant and my friend had the Rosemary crusted pork loin. Both were excellent.... More 

Thank southgal
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145 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2013 via mobile

The owner/operator has a family recipe for scones and lemon curd - the best ever! We had the mandarin chicken salad with vegetarian vegetable soup. The ingredients were fresh and beautifully presented. Many kinds of tea are available here and a special recipe lemonade. You will enjoy the charming furnishings as well as the food.

Thank Continent8

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Restaurant Details

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US$ 3 - US$ 8
Restaurant features
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10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 S 10th St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-2730
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Joseph
  • Phone Number: +1 816-232-8115

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?