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Tudor Rose English Tea Room
Ranked #10 of 11 Coffee & Tea in Santa Rosa
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 9 November 2013

Life sometimes gets in the way of relaxing. No better place in the Bay Area to relax with friends, curl up alone, or people watch than at the Tudor Rose. The décor is splendid. Staff & chef are professional, yet inviting.

You are treated like the American cousin. Forgot your hat? Borrow one off the hat racks. Can't decide? Ladies will help you.
Lot's of perfectly brew tea. Each pot is fresh, not just adding hot water to old tea.

Ingredients are fresh and suppliers are local. Food choices are endless, full high tea with sweet, savory and gluten free scones. Among my favorites on the menu are beef, chicken, veggie pasties. Many sandwiches to select, I know you'll find yours yummy. What a simply taste? Soups or salad. Unwinding? Wine or beer, maybe with a sausage roll. Sweets are divine The chef creates seasonal selections, too.

Need not be pricey, split high tea with a friend. You really get your money's worth, be it high tea $20+ or just the many under $8 choices. Feeling too alone, ask Bears Betz or Sammy to join you.

This is a great place for a party. I've booked the nook for a holiday party for my friends.

I expect Eliza Doolittle and Professor Henry Higgins to walk in singing at any minute.

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Reviewed 17 September 2013

The Tudor Rose is a beautifully decorated English tearoom with a unique touch…the walls have a very realistic faux stone finish. Put that together with the lovely fireplace and we felt like we were in the sitting room of a British castle. The owner Angela is very friendly and attentive, as is her daughter, Leanne. Afternoon tea was served on beautiful vintage china. They have a very nice selection of teas--something for everyone. They also serve it iced, which was nice on one hot afternoon visit. The set teas include a nice assortment of savories such as sausage rolls and meat pies, as well as scones and sweets. The scone flavors vary by day and the three we had were all heavenly. The only reason I didn’t give 5 stars was that on two visits, the sandwich fillings were spread a bit too thinly and the pastie was quite bland tasting. However, they were very accepting of constructive comments, and I'm sure they have made improvements in these areas. Overall this wonderful tearoom is a great addition to the North Bay restaurant scene and I look forward to returning soon.

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Reviewed 24 July 2013

A friend took two of us to tea and lunch to celebrate our birthdays. What a treat. The decor is a nicely decorated tea room. The charm of English tea cups, saucers and dishes were present on the tables and some on display. The mix and match of different sets made them interesting and eye catching. The menu has a generous variety of teas to be brewed by the pot. We choose the rosé tea and ordered a large pot for the table. Scones were ordered, fruit and savory. They were served with clotted cream, jam, and applesauce. Our Shakespeare salads were delicious, mixed greens, olives, hard boiled egg slices, slices of potato, capers and a tasty dressing. During our lunch one of the servers sang to us. She has an obviously well trained and beautiful voice. The other staff sang the chorus with her. We all enjoyed both our food and entertainment!

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Thank Morcella
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Reviewed 17 July 2013

We JUST found this place! It has only been open for a few months, and we happened to notice it while in downtown Santa Rosa one evening. It is only open from 11am to 5pm, so we went back the next day for lunch. We will absolutely return over and over again! The food and pastries were delectable. The choice of tea was wonderful. The atmosphere is reminiscent of what you would find in Victoria, BC or Great Britain. But what makes this place REALLY REALLY special is the staff! The three ladies that were there that day were friendly and entertaining. Waiting on tables is more like playing a character in a play to them. AND THEY SING! Our waitress was Abbey, and she had the most beautiful singing voice. She was attentive, funny, and made our lunch extremely enjoyable. They have hats on the wall that you can take down and wear for tea. You get to choose your teacup. Everything about our lunch was special, and now we need to bring all our friends here!

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