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Alice's Tea Cup

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64th st, New York City, NY 10021
+1 212-486-9200
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08:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Israel
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113 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved this place and definitely will be back next time. We got the breakfast and share a scone it was so gooood. I got the coffee - too big and not to tasty, next time we will try the tea....

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Thank IrisIsrael
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely tea and cake in this quaint, camp little shop, Alice's Tea Cup Chapter II. The range of teas and cakes was plentiful, the service was good and the set-up was very eccentric. On the one hand it is quintessentially niche and over-the-top, it isn't cheap, but if this is your thing and you fancy treating yourself then... More 

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Cefalu, Italy
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great great time ! Eggs benedict were fantastic, the choice of teas is very large, the service attentive and caring.

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Thank denisbenny
Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with my daughter for a breakfast tea. The tea and scones were delicious. It is quaint inside. It is a bit pricey for why you get.

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Thank Sue C
New York City, New York
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248 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes. yes. Just go.Yes! Here with a friend for a birthday breakfast, we were immediately impressed by the fun decor (easy location from several trains, too). Our Waiter (jason? ) was delightful! Our tea choices sooooo many (I got Alice's special blend- good! my friend got a chai - good!) The Pots of Tea were BIG! We had two scones... More 

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Thank tressed
Metuchen, New Jersey
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 15 year old tea lover finds a tea shop in every town. This weekend we stumbled across Alice's Tea Cup. She spent over an hour wishing she was young enough for the pixie dust treatment.

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Thank JoAnnSF
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took a friend to the Mad Hatter Breakfast at Alice's and it was so nice. The decor at this location is cozy with a low key aura; a welcome change from so many other places. Everything was perfect; including the service and food. The scones were great (especially the cranberry/orange) and the tea selection was wonderful. Not cheap but... More 

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Virginia Beach
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the Mad Hatter Breakfast served on a three tier. I got Moroccan mint and my wife got the unbirthday tea. Do not ever tell anyone that I ate the granola and yogurt, but it was delicious. I accidentally ate all of it. Service was as wonderful as usual.

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Haworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Dionne is the best server, we ever had. She smiles, constantly, she is quick, efficient, professional and friendly. The setting is quaint and tea from a China tea cup is the only way to drink tea. Pumpkin scones, chicken soup, eggs Benedict in fact anything on the menu is delicious and not too expensive.

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Thank Rachael R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I come for the scones. The pumpkin glazed scone is to die for... when ever I'm in NYC it is a must . Never tried anything else on the menu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64th st, New York City, NY 10021
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-486-9200

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Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of the nation's most famous attractions in a single stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the neighbourhood, and you’ll come to Park Avenue, the poshest address in the city, lined with grand apartment buildings as far as the eye can see. Even if you can’t afford the luxury goods along Madison Avenue, it’s still a great spot to window shop an afternoon away.
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