We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Calabash Garden Tea Room

££ - £££
+ Add cuisine
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
10152 Beach Dr SW, Calabash, NC 28467-2700
+1 910-579-9500
11:30 - 03:00
Open now
See all hours
Wed - Sat 11:30 - 03:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

66 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 66: English reviews
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I visited the Calabash Garden Tea Room for the very first time today. I made reservations for my mother, her friend and myself about one month ago. I was very much looking forward to it - have enjoyed having Tea as far away as the Chesterfield Hotel in London (a delightful experience). Neither my mother nor her friend (both in... More 

Thank Cldmn
Calabash, North Carolina
Level Contributor
18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have taken all of my sisters here (4 of them) individual times when they visited. Love the hats in the back room that we wore. A wonderful triple level of sandwiches, deserts, etc. Starts out with a delicious soup. Owner and staff fantastic.

Thank Jennifer C
Toledo, Ohio
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the time you enter until you leave, you are treated like a special guest. The food was wonderful and plated beautifully.

Thank JSelvage
Little River, South Carolina
Level Contributor
52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is a cute little place. But the problem lies in the fact that you MUST order the whole tea at lunch time. No healthy lunches here. If you decide not to order all the food on the tea tray you're out of luck. You can't just order soup or just tea- there is a ten dollar minimum. When I... More 

Thank Kathiej
Sunset Beach, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is one of my favorite places for a special treat to take another lady or a young lady on a special occasion or outing.

Thank heatherborton
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

This was a very pleasant and delicious tea for our family of four ladies spanning three generations. We enjoyed the hot tea on this chilly day, each of us choosing from among about 60 selections. The Paris blend was my choice and it was perfect! We enjoyed The Ultimate Tea and each of us added a bowl of soup to... More 

Thank Julia W
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
238 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

What fun!!!! When my friend suggested we go to a tea party, I truly did not want to go. Boy, am I glad she was persistent. The entire experience was what I remember as a child with my tea cups, dressed up, and sitting around a table with my "friends" dolls. The atmosphere was comfortable, the tea, and food delicious.... More 

Thank pitt_twins
Sevierville, Tennessee
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My girlfriends and I had a great time this past Saturday at this awesome little place. What a wonderful staff, great food and amazing experience. We enjoyed our time at the tea room more than we could have ever thought possible! Every single aspect of this experience exceeded our expectations! It simply made us happy! The Ultimate tea was the... More 

Thank cdonnag19
Roanoke, Virginia
Level Contributor
43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Our group of five friends visited here during our stay in North Myrtle Beach. One lady had been here before and we were doing the consignment shops in the area, so this was the perfect place to recharge our batteries. We had reservations - they're required. It's a small cottage and you find yourself in a quaint and pretty room... More 

Thank Nibiru888
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

What a charming place for lunch with your friends. Great place to celebrate a birthday or just getting together. They offer hats and boas to dress up. Downton Abbey look out. The ultimate high tea starts with a salad, followed by tea sandwiches, scones and dessert. You have a great selection of teas to choose from for your own pot... More 

Thank debral430

Travellers who viewed Calabash Garden Tea Room also viewed

Calabash, North Carolina Coast
Calabash, North Carolina Coast
Calabash, North Carolina Coast
Calabash, North Carolina Coast
Calabash, North Carolina Coast
Calabash, North Carolina Coast

Been to Calabash Garden Tea Room? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10152 Beach Dr SW, Calabash, NC 28467-2700
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Calabash
  • Phone Number: +1 910-579-9500

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Calabash Garden Tea Room staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?