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yummy_mummy May 15, 2007 09:30 AM

Does anyone know where i can find a good scone in the downtown Tdot area???

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    Charm RE: yummy_mummy May 15, 2007 01:07 PM

    I've heard Windsor Arms served pretty good scone with their high tea service in the afternoon. Otherwise Princes of Wales in Niagara on the Lake served really good scone too.

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      dinin and dishin RE: Charm May 15, 2007 01:28 PM

      Yes, lovely scones if I recall. Also the 4Seasons have very nice scones, but i don't enjoy their tea as much as the WA.

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      hanc RE: yummy_mummy May 15, 2007 01:50 PM

      Mildred Pierce -makes great scones.

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        courgette RE: yummy_mummy May 15, 2007 03:18 PM

        If you want some for home, I love the Brick versions (bakery in the Distillery) with clotted cream and jam. For fruit scones, I'm addicted to the Altitude bakery cranberry scones. Altitude also makes savoury versions like ham and chives,

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          cheesymama RE: courgette May 15, 2007 04:33 PM

          I second the Brick Street Bakery scones. Also really like the scones at one of the bakeries in the St Lawrence Market, not sure of the name but they are along the west wall upstairs across from that place with great roast beef sandwiches.
          If you are in Ottawa you have got to try the scones at Thyme and Again on Wellington.

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            hipfunkyfun RE: cheesymama May 16, 2007 11:22 AM

            cheesymama i disagree. the best scones in ottawa are at the scone witch! thyme and again are fine, but for exceptional scones, it is definitely the scone witch. it is her specialty and she always has a number of savoury, sweet and fruit scones. the are usually fresh from the oven too.

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              cheesymama RE: hipfunkyfun May 16, 2007 05:07 PM

              Thanks, I'll give them a try the next time I'm in Ottawa!

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            yummy_mummy RE: courgette May 16, 2007 06:20 AM

            Thanks for all your suggestions.....heard great things about the Brick Bakery. I will eventually try all the suggestions and post my review.

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          3. deelicious RE: yummy_mummy May 15, 2007 04:04 PM

            I love the scones at Dufflet. Packed with calories!

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              cupcakez RE: deelicious May 18, 2007 04:44 PM

              I love the dufflet scones too, especially the raspberry white chocolate.
              I also had some really good ones from sobeys surprisingly, cranberry white chocolate. much softer than dufflets. I really need to venture out and try some good bakery scones.

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              thebutcher RE: yummy_mummy May 15, 2007 06:00 PM

              Wagamama (corner of King/Tecumseth) is my favourite..small and full of cheesey goodness...yum. Get 'em in the morning as they usually sell out.

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                deelicious RE: thebutcher May 15, 2007 07:17 PM

                Love the tiny cookies at wagamama but personally find the scones to be too hard especially when compared to Dufflet.

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                  thebutcher RE: deelicious May 16, 2007 08:50 AM

                  Mine was still hot from the oven....so not hard yet!

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                beachdiva RE: yummy_mummy May 21, 2007 12:36 PM

                Lah Tea Dah on south side Queen St East across from the Park at Glen Manor

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                  leslievillian RE: yummy_mummy May 22, 2007 06:19 AM

                  Just had two fresh scones from COBB'S on Bayview...they were mouth watering. Soft on the inside with a wondeful crunch on the outside!

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